added: 28 Feb 2013 // by: Music-News.com Newsdesk
Ringo Starr is a living legend whose contribution to the roots of rock and roll is immeasurable, not only as a Beatle, but also through his prolific and successful solo career.
In gathering a new group of iconic rockers to play as the All Starr band each tour, every configuration offers a new and memorable moment where we get to experience songs we all know and love.
Ringo At The Ryman, filmed on July 7, 2012, celebrates Ringos birthday with an extra special lineup touching on some unforgettable hits spanning four decades ' from Steve Lukather (Toto), Richard Page (Mr. Mister), Mark Rivera (Billy Joel), Gregg Rolie (Journey, Santana), Todd Rundgren and Gregg Bissonette. The set list is undeniably familiar: 'It Don't Come Easy,' 'Act Naturally,' 'Photograph,' 'I Wanna Be Your Man,' 'Yellow Submarine,' and his bandmates' contributions 'Roseanna,' 'Black Magic Woman,' 'Kyrie Eleison,' 'Bang the Drum All Day,' and so many more.
During the show at the Ryman, the All Starrs weren't the only stars out that night. Joe Walsh makes a special guest appearance to play 'Rocky Mountain Way' and is then joined for the encore, 'With A Little Help From My Friends,' by his daughter Lucy and some of Nashville's finest players such as Brendan Benson, Kix Brooks, Gary Burr, Vince Gill, Brad Paisley and former All Starr alums Felix Cavaliere and Richard Marx.
Ringo at the Ryman is a musical journey featuring great players and great classic hit songs, all-in-all a momentous celebration, and a heck of a birthday party.
'RINGO AT THE RYMAN'
The 2012 All Starr Band
1. Open / Matchbox ' Ringo Starr
2. It Don't Come Easy ' Ringo Starr
3. Wings ' Ringo Starr
4. I Saw The Light ' Todd Rundgren
5. Evil Ways ' Gregg Rolie
6. Rosanna ' Steve Lukather
7. Kyrie Eleison ' Richard Page
8. Don't Pass Me By ' Ringo Starr
9. Bang The Drum All Day ' Todd Rundgren
10. Boys ' Ringo Starr
11. Yellow Submarine ' Ringo Starr
12. Black Magic Woman ' Gregg Rolie
13. Band Intro / Happy Birthday
14. Anthem - Ringo Starr
15. I'm The Greatest - Ringo Starr
16. Rocky Mountain Way ' Joe Walsh
17. You Are Mine ' Richard Page
18. Africa ' Steve Lukather
19. Everybody's Everything ' Gregg Rolie
20. I Wanna Be Your Man - Ringo Starr
21. Love Is The Answer ' Todd Rundgren
22. Broken Wings ' Richard Page
23. Hold The Line ' Steve Lukather
24. Photograph - Ringo Starr
25. Act Naturally - Ringo Starr
26. With A Little Help From My Friends / Give Peace A Chance
The All Starr Band:
Ringo Starr: Drums, Vocals
Steve Lukather: Guitar, Vocals
Todd Rundgren: Guitar, Vocals
Richard Page: Bass Guitar, Vocals
Gregg Rolie: Keyboards, Vocals
Gregg Bissonette: Drums
Mark Rivera: Saxophones, Percussion, Vocals
Joe Walsh: Guitar, Vocals