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The Beatles | Richard Starkey M.B.E. | Richard Starkey MBE | Richard Starkey
5' 6" (1.68 m)
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Now I've realised to make the music I like there's no real reason to go to a studio. The other day, we were downloading an Echoplex machine and you just download the damn thing! I've been through quite a lot of technology, you know, but... I have two bits of wood in my hand and I hit those buggers and I love it!
According to George Harrison
, Starr unintentionally inspired a number of songs by his witty off-the-cuff remarks. For example, after a long session on The Beatles
first film, he was heard to say, "It's been a hard day's night." That was approved by the studio as the title of the film and subsequently the song, "A Hard Day's Night". John Lennon
affirmed this in his 1980 Playboy interview, ...