Sir Ringo Starr, the 82-year-old former Beatles drummer, is gearing up for his long-awaited US tour alongside his All Starr Band. After a setback in 2022 due to contracting COVID-19 for the second time, the music icon is eager to hit the stage once again.
With 20 scheduled dates on the horizon, Sir Ringo expressed his enthusiasm during a press conference held in Los Angeles on Wednesday (17.05.23). The legendary sticksman confidently stated, “Yesterday we ran the whole show, and I feel ready to rock.”
Despite challenges that come with touring, the veteran musician emphasized that he has never found the experience to be “gruelling.” Sir Ringo has a deep-rooted passion for performing live, and his enduring energy continues to inspire both his fans and fellow musicians alike.
Fans eagerly anticipating the tour can expect a thrilling showcase of talent and an extensive repertoire that spans Sir Ringo’s illustrious career. Accompanied by his All Starr Band, which features a rotating lineup of accomplished musicians, the drummer promises an unforgettable musical experience.
This upcoming tour marks a triumphant return for Sir Ringo, who has undoubtedly left an indelible mark on the world of music. His unparalleled contributions to The Beatles and his subsequent solo career have solidified his status as an icon.