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The Secret Life of Ringo Starr
7 October 2010
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RedLennon
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ochdeus said:

Breal name Richard

Starkey - turns 70 this summer (Jul10)

 


Man!  I celebrated the wrong day I guess!

8 October 2010
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ochdeus said:

"But Starr insists fans can gain insight into his life by
listening to his music, adding, "(Songwriting is) better for me than
doing it in a book. In two lines I can say what would take five pages."


I'd be more interested in the 5 pages.

C'mon Ringo – write that book!a-hard-days-night-ringo-15

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9 October 2010
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Zig said:

ochdeus said:

"But Starr insists fans can gain insight into his life by

listening to his music, adding, "(Songwriting is) better for me than

doing it in a book. In two lines I can say what would take five pages."


I'd be more interested in the 5 pages.
 

C'mon Ringo – write that book!a-hard-days-night-ringo-15


(chanting) Write that book! Write that book! Write that book!

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11 October 2010
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I'd much rather read a book by Ringo, but I suppose it's unlikely. He's not much of a songwriter, so if he thinks his music is better than his prose I think we could probably go without.

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Is there any decent Bios of Ringo

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skye said

Joe said:


 

I learnt that postmen in the 1960s and 70s were very honest people. If I was delivering those postcards to Ringo's house I'd have nicked the lot a-hard-days-night-ringo-6


 

I bet some were nicked. Postmen have daughters and girlfriends. a-hard-days-night-john-6

Zig said:

You can count me among those who would really like to know more about him – I just don't know how much there is. Even listening to him speak, I get the impression that he was very content to play his drums with his best mates and stay away from the limelight / madness that was everything else going on.

Thoughts?


 

Thats probably true. I don't think there are any deep dark secrets - I just want to see things from his point of view.

We now have a thread where we are gathering questions we would like to ask Ringo.

http://www.beatlesbible.com/fo.....-of-ringo/

So I thought folks might like to read through this thread.

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