Tag Archives: Paul McCartney

7 Worlds Collide – The Sun Came Out

7 Worlds Collide - The Sun Came OutMembers of Crowded House, Wilco, the Smiths, and Radiohead get together and record an album for charity.

Colbert Interviews McCartney

GLONO’s Upright Standing Man of the Year 2006 Stephen Colbert leads the best interview of Paul McCartney I’ve seen in ages. Once again, the man proves to be a treasure. And Sir Paul’s pretty good too. Video: Stephen Colbert’s Paul McCartney Interview January 28, 2009 The Colbert ReportMon – Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c Better Know … Continue reading Colbert Interviews McCartney

Macca: I was the Political One

In the latest effort of his never ending campaign to reposition his own legacy, Paul McCartney claims to have been the catalyst for awakening the Beatles‘, and most importantly John Lennon‘s, political conscience. In an interview with the intellectual journal Prospect (interview not yet online), McCartney said that he persuaded Lennon to oppose the war … Continue reading Macca: I was the Political One

McCartney wants to release Beatles' "Carnival of Light"

According to an interview on BBC Radio 4, Paul McCartney wants world to hear ‘lost’ Beatles epic, “Carnival of Light,” a 13-minute, 48-second track recorded on January 5, 1967: The piece was inspired, McCartney says, by the works of composers John Cage and Karlheinz Stockhausen. In his book Complete Beatles Recording Sessions, author Mark Lewisohn … Continue reading McCartney wants to release Beatles' "Carnival of Light"

McCartney Photos on Exhibit

For photographers, access is everything and you don’t get much better access to rock royalty than being married to a Beatle. Rolling Stone has a tasty online gallery of pics from Linda McCartney from an upcoming exhibition of her photographs to mark the 10th anniversary of her death. According to the Telegraph, “[Sir Paul] McCartney … Continue reading McCartney Photos on Exhibit