Tag Archive: Ringo Starr

WHY ON EARTH SHOULD I MOAN? – Still nothing to complain about in ‘A HARD DAY’S NIGHT’

YEAH YEAH YEAH to coin a phrase – I know, I know, another appraisal of The Beatles film ‘A Hard Day’s Night’ Nearly fifty four years old and the subject of countless critiques does the world really need one more? Well after…
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PRECIOUS MOMENTS – Twenty Songs That Watch The Clock

I LOOKED AT MY WATCH AND IT SAID – ROCK N’ ROLL TIME (Roger McGuinn). MINUTE BY MINUTE – The Doobie Brothers; SIX O’CLOCK – Ringo Starr; FIVE MINUTES – Gretchen Peters/FIVE MINUTES – The Stranglers (Different Songs); NINE TO…
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GIVE ME THE BEAT BOYS – Let’s Hear It For Twenty Underrated Drummers

The accomplishments of Moonie, Bonzo, Charlie, Ginger, Peart, Grohl and Palmer are righty celebrated – but for now let the spotlight fall on these slick sticksters. This list is respectfully dedicated to Messrs Haywood, Helm, Waller and Porcaro, who sadly have all entered that…
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EYES DOWN FOR TEN HUGELY OVERLOOKED ALBUMS

EACH WENT UNDER THE RADAR BUT CANNOT BE UNDERESTIMATED   JIMMY NAIL –  Tadpoles In A Jar (1999): Pertinent tales of growing older and wiser. Oz shows his mature side. GRETCHEN PETERS – Hello Cruel World (2012): The most accomplished lyricist…
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