Former Beatle Ringo Starr has announced the lineup for the latest version of his All Starr Band. This time around the band will include Todd Rundgren, Gregg Rolie from Santana, Steve Lukather from Toto, Richard Page from Mr. Mister, saxophonist Mark Rivera and drummer Gregg Bissonette.
tour will begin June 14th in Niagara Falls, Ontario and runs through
July 21st, ending at the Greek Theater in Los Angeles. The press release
states that more dates will be added. The tour is to support Ringo’s
album, “Ringo 2012.”
This isn’t the first time Rundgren and Page
have been in the All Starr Band,
but it’s the debut for Steve Lukather and Gregg Rolie, who was the
lead vocalist in the original lineup of Santana. In 1973, he co-founded
Journey with Neal Schon. He left the band in 1980. Aw, Ringo! You were
always our favorite Beatle!