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In a nostalgic celebration of musical camaraderie, Ringo Starr and his All Starr Band embarked on a journey down memory lane during their 30th-anniversary tour in 2019. The tour featured a lineup of exceptional musicians, including the renowned Steve Lukather. As the band graced stages across the United States, they left audiences awestruck by their dynamic performances.

A Look Back at 30 Years of All Starr Magic

The magic of Ringo and his All Starr Band first graced the stage on July 23, 1989, at the Park Central Amphitheatre in Dallas, Texas. Commemorating this remarkable milestone, the 2019 tour commenced with a single US show at Harrah’s Resort Southern California on March 21st before embarking on a journey to captivate Japanese audiences. The Japanese leg of the tour kicked off in Fukuoka on March 27th and concluded on April 11th in Osaka.

As August dawned, the band resumed their tour, beginning at Harrah’s in Windsor and concluding on September 1st at the Greek Theater in Los Angeles, California. Notably, this final performance marked nearly 30 years since the inaugural All Starrs concluded their groundbreaking tour on September 3, 1989.

Unforgettable Performances and Reunion of Talents

The 2019 All Starr Band lineup featured an exceptional ensemble of musicians, including the legendary Steve Lukather, Colin Hay, Gregg Rolie, Warren Ham, and Gregg Bissonette. The return of All Starr alum Hamish Stuart added to the star-studded cast. Ringo, reflecting on the experience, expressed his gratitude for the opportunity to create music alongside such remarkable talents. “My dream has always been, and still is, to play great music with great musicians – and I’ve been blessed to have so many incredible ones in my All Starr Bands,” Ringo shared. The chemistry between the artists and the palpable connection with their audiences truly encapsulated the essence of their performances.

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