Ringo Starr Coming to the Capital Region
Ringo Starr and His All-Starr Band are set to perform at SPAC on Sept. 14.
Just after being knighted last week, Ringo Starr is ready to take his band on the road for a summer 2018 tour which will kick off July 2 in Atlantic City, NJ and will play Saratoga Performing Arts Center in Saratoga Springs Sept. 14. The latest All-Starr Band will feature Ringo along with regulars Steve Lukather, Gregg Rollie, Gregg Bissonette and Warren Ham, joined by Colin Hay and Graham Gouldman.
Ringo was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame with the Beatles in 1988, and again in 2015 as a solo artist. Rolling Stone magazine reader’s named Ringo the fifth greatest drummer of all time in 2011. He was estimated to be the wealthiest drummer in the world in 2012. The Beatles formed out of Liverpool, England in 1960 with John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr. The band became widely regarded as the most influential rock acts of all time. The Beatles are the best-selling band in rock history with over 600 million albums sold worldwide. On sale information for the upcoming tour will be announced soon. Check out Ultimate Classic Rock for the full list of dates.