Ringo Starr’s ‘Lifetime of Peace and Love Tribute Concert’ to Be Released
What better way to honor Ringo Starr than with an all-star cast? That's just what fans will get with The Lifetime of Peace & Love Tribute Concert, a new album due on Dec. 4.
Recorded as part of a 2014 tribute concert and celebration sponsored by the David Lynch Foundation in Los Angeles, the bill includes Joe Walsh, Ben Harper and Starr himself offering new interpretations of some of his most famous songs as a solo artist and with the Beatles.
Also featured are Ben Folds, the Head and the Heart, Ark Life, Brendan Benson and Bettye LaVette, performing with a house band that included Peter Frampton, Steve Lukather, Kenny Aranoff and Benmont Tench of the Heartbreakers. Walsh is Starr's brother-in-law, and Lukather is a current member of Ringo's All-Starr Band. Starr has also previously worked with Harper. You can see the complete track listing below.
Starr received the Lifetime of Peace & Love Award that evening. Proceeds from Ringo Starr: The Lifetime of Peace & Love Tribute Concert will benefit the David Lynch Foundation, which helps fund transcendental meditation in schools.
'Ringo Starr: The Lifetime of Peace & Love Tribute Concert' Track Listing
Ark Life, "Can't Do It Wrong"
The Head and the Heart, "Octopus's Garden"
Brendan Benson, "Don't Go Where The Road Don't Go"
Bettye LaVette, "It Don't Come Easy"
Ben Folds, "Oh My My"
Ben Harper, "Walk With You"
Joe Walsh, "Back Off Boogaloo"
Ringo Starr, "Photograph"
Ringo Starr, "Boys"
Ringo Starr, "With A Little Help From My Friends"
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