Beatles drummer Ringo Starr to play 8 Vegas concerts with his All-Starr Band

Beatles drummer Ringo Starr performs in July at Los Angeles' Greek Theatre with his All-Starr Band. The musician has announced 2017 concert dates, including eight in Las Vegas.
(Francine Orr / Los Angeles Times)

Former Beatles drummer Ringo Starr will perform eight concerts in Las Vegas this fall with his All-Starr Band, which includes Journey’s lead singer Gregg Rolie and singer-songwriter Todd Rundgren.

Tickets go on sale 10 a.m. Pacific time Friday. They cost $63 to $193, excluding taxes and fees; you can buy them from Ticketmaster or by calling (800) 745-3000.

The October dates at Planet Hollywood will be the only appearances in the West for Starr, 76, and the group that formed in 2012.


Concerts are scheduled for Oct. 13, 14, 17, 20, 21, 24, 27 and 28. All shows begin at 7:30 p.m.

Other members of the band include drummer Gregg Bissonette, saxophonist Warren Ham, guitarist Steve Lukather and vocalist Richard Page.

During its 11-city tour, the group also will perform in El Paso, Austin and Sugarland, Texas; Thackerville, Okla.; Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; Atlanta; Norfolk, Va.; Morristown and Newark, N.J., and New York City.

As part of the Beatles, Starr, who was named Richard Starkey, played with George Harrison, John Lennon and Paul McCartney.

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