Posts Tagged: ringo starr

Swinging Modern Sounds #83: On George


There really is not a day that doesn’t go by that I don’t stop at some moment and think about George Harrison. ...more

The Fight Against North Carolina’s HB2


Following in The Boss’s footsteps, many musicians are speaking out against North Carolina’s so-called “bathroom bill,” which bans trans men and women from using bathrooms of a gender other than that listed on their birth certificates. Ringo Starr, Pearl Jam, Boston, Ani DiFranco, Demi Lovato and Nick Jonas have cancelled shows scheduled in North Carolina in protest of HB2, NPR reports, and local venues are protesting the law with signs stating their solidarity with inclusivity on all bathroom doors.


Swinging Modern Sounds #58: Crowdsourcing


Music-obsessive activity, in general, appears to be about music. You could, on the surface, mistake it for being about music. But in fact what it is about is memory and love. ...more