Ringo Starr Quit The Beatles While Recording “The White Album” 50 Years Ago Today

50 years ago today, Ringo Starr quit the Beatles while recording The White Album. McCartney played drums on “Dear Prudence,” probably played them on “Back In The U.S.S.R.,” and Ringo was back in two weeks, greeted with flowers. Read Scott McCaughey (Minus 5, R.E.M., Baseball Project, Young Fresh Fellows) in MAGNET on Ringo:

From The Desk Of Scott McCaughey: Ringo Starr