Ringo Starr Reportedly Working On Next Solo Album

first_imgRingo Starr is back in the studio, according to a new report from Billboard which was confirmed by the drummer’s publicist over the weekend. The unnamed project will follow Starr’s fall 2017 release of his Give More Love solo album.Related: Watch The Beatles’ Surprise Rooftop Performance, Played On This Day In 1969Starr triggered the excitement about the possibility of more new music when he shared a photo of himself in the studio alongside Toto/All Starr Band guitarist Steve Lukather to his Twitter late last week. Starr’s publicity reps have since confirmed that he is indeed already hard at work on the next batch of solo tunes.Ringo won’t have too much time to write and record this year (unless the project is already secretly complete), as he and his All Starr Band are scheduled to begin their 2019 world tour later this week with an opening performance at Harrah’s Resort Southern California in Funner, CA on Thursday, March 21st. The tour is scheduled to continue until fall, with performances in Japan throughout the spring before returning to the U.S. for notable shows at New York City’s Pier 17 Rooftop, and the Woodstock 50th Anniversary weekend festivities in upstate New York.More recently, Ringo was named a Commander of the Order of the British Empire by Queen Elizabeth II, and even appeared on a new single from Jenny Lewis for her own forthcoming album.Fans can head to Starr’s website for tickets and info to his 2019 world tour.[H/T Billboard]last_img read more

Faculty Council meeting held Feb. 12

first_imgOn Feb. 12 the members of the Faculty Council met with the president to ask and answer questions as representatives of the faculty and heard a proposal from the Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology.The council next meets on Feb. 26. The next meeting of the faculty is March 4 at 4 p.m. The preliminary deadline for the March 4 meeting of the faculty is Feb. 18 at noon.last_img

Riverfront sanctuary hits market in suburb favoured by richlisters

first_imgMore from newsParks and wildlife the new lust-haves post coronavirus19 hours agoNoosa’s best beachfront penthouse is about to hit the market19 hours agoTonnes of space in the kitchen.The passageway then passes a powder room, laundry and staircase to the upper level, before reaching a timber-floored dining room and kitchen at the rear of the floor.Taking the limelight, the elegant white kitchen has stone benchtops, ample storage space, modern appliances and a long window behind the stove area.The kitchen also has a large walk-in pantry, along with a waterfall edge island bench with pendant lighting.From the cooking and dining spaces, glass and timber bi-fold doors open to a deck with a built-in barbecue and ceiling fan hanging from its dark polished timber roof.This outdoor area takes advantage of the spectacular river views, while also bordering an infinity edge pool.Floating stepping stones in the pool then lead across to another covered timber deck that sits to the far right of the level. 74 Botticelli St, Fig Tree PocketA STUNNING five bedroom riverfront home in the same Brisbane suburb that richlister Clive Palmer has just bought into has just hit the market.The home at 74 Botticelli St,Fig Tree Pocket, is situated along the banks of the Brisbane River on an elevated 1,573sq m block.cIt combines contemporary design, ample space and practicality for comfortable family living.A rendered front gate gives the property plenty of appeal, with a timber walkway then passing lovely established gardens to the main entrance.Inside, a wide timber passageway sits between a living room and an office, both of which are carpeted with the office having a feature green wall. Glass expanses frame river views. The home is tastefully done. Wonderful spot to entertain friends and family.Moving inside from this deck is a carpeted family room, which then connects to the dining room, as well as a media room.Upstairs, three bedrooms sit to the front of the house. All have built-in wardrobes while one has a private front balcony.Also upstairs are another central bedroom and a family bathroom, along with the main bedroom, which sits to the rear of the level.Spanning the width of the floor, the opulent main bedroom offers a relaxing space to retreat and includes a walk-in wardrobe, a luxurious open ensuite with twin vanities and a spa bath, and bi-fold doors to a spacious parents’ retreat with timber floors, a stone fireplace, ceiling fan and views to the river and backyard through expansive walls of glass.last_img read more