The Day John Lennon Narrated a TV Commercial Featuring Ringo Starr

Back in the day, when the record labels had more money than God, they splashed out for TV commercials like this. (Yeah, the costs were recoupable, but Ringo could afford it.) Check out this 1974 spot for Ringo’s Goodnight Vienna album, The narrator is someone named John Lennon.

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 30+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

One thought on “The Day John Lennon Narrated a TV Commercial Featuring Ringo Starr

  • May 11, 2016 at 6:43 pm
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    I was hoping for a skechers ad! But this still delivered

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