Wings (Paul & Linda McCartney and Dennis Laine) release ‘London Town’ (1978)

Wings' 'London Town' is their sixth studio album released on March 31, 1978 by Parlophone / Capitol and featuring the three remaining members of the band Paul & Linda McCartney and Dennis Laine.Track Listing : 1.London Town (Paul McCartney, Denny Laine) – 04:10 . 2.Cafe On The Left Bank (Paul McCartney) - 03:25 . 3.I'M Carrying (Paul McCartney) - 02:44 . 4.Backwards Traveller (Paul McCartney)…

Paul McCartney releases his fifth solo album : ‘Band on the Run’ recorded with Wings and featuring ‘Jet’ and ‘Band on the Run’ (1973)

'Band on the Run' by Paul McCartney & Wings is McCartney's fifth album since his departure from the Beatles, released on December 5, 1973.1 . Bluebird (w/ Wings) 2 . Mrs Vandebilt (Live) 3 . Mrs. Vanderbilt (Live) 4 . Let Me Roll It (On "Later...With Jools Holland," 2010) 5 . Let Me Roll It (w/ Wings, Live) 6 . Picasso's Last Words / Richard Cory (w/ Wings, Live Acoustic, 1976) 7 .…

Paul McCartney visits Melbourne (1975)

November 13, 1975 - Paul McCartney will be on stage with Jimmy McCulloch, Linda McCartney and the rest of the band at Sydney Myer Music Bowl in Melbourne, Australia

Paul McCartney releases his fifth album : ‘Give My Regards to Broad Street’ featuring ‘No More Lonely Nights’ (1984)

Paul McCartney's 'Give My Regards to Broad Street' is his fifth studio album produced by George Martin and released on October 22 , 1984 by Parlophone 1 . Good Day Sunshine 2 . Yesterday (Anfield, Liverpool 1st June) 3 . Yesterday (Live) 4 . Wanderlust 5 . Ballroom Dancing 6 . Give My Regards To Broad Street / Not Such A Bad Boy 7 . Not Such A Bad Boy (1984) 8 . So Bad (Live, 1984) 9 . No Values…

Paul, Linda et al celebrate Buddy Holly (1979)

September 14, 1979 - Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney, Denny Lane, Don Everly, Albert Lee, Maria Elena Santiago, Bo Diddley, Roy Orbison and The Crickets perform at the 4th annual MPL Buddy Holly Week celebration concert at the Hammersmith Odeon in London

At 76, Paul McCartney adds fourteen super fresh songs to his huge opus. Don’t say ‘mummification’ at ‘Egypt Station’

Paul McCartney' 'Egypt Station' is his fifteenth studio album produced mostly by Greg Kurstin and released on September 7, 2018 by Capitol.(Source Paul McCartney - Egypt Station | PaulMcCartney.com)Exclaim! McCartney's voice is a little craggy with age, but it's got character and is the perfect foil to the slick, lush production. The Guardian it’s a point borne out by Egypt Station, which is at…

Happy Birthday Paul McCartney. ‘Celestial Paul’

This day (June 18, 1942), in Liverpool, England, is born Sir James Paul McCartney, English singer, songwriter, founder / member of the Beatles and WingsTracklist : 1 . Yesterday (w/ The Beatles, 1965) 2 . Don't Let Me Down (w/ The Beatles) 3 . Maybe I'm Amazed (w/ Wings) 4 . Bip Bop (1971) 5 . C Moon (w/ Wings) 6 . Acoustic Medley (1973) 7 . The Backyard Tapes( 1974) 8 . Venus and Mars/Rock…

Parlophone publish Paul McCartney’s ‘Flowers in the Dirt,’ his eighth album featuring ‘My Brave Face’ (1989)

Paul McCartney's 'Flowers in the Dirt' is his eighth studio solo album released on June 5, 1989 by Parlophone.1 . My Brave Face 2 . Rough Ride 3 . Distractions 4 . Distractions 5 . We Got Married 6 . We Got Married (Rio, 1990) 7 . Put it there 8 . Figure of Eight (Cincinnati, Feb 1990) 9 . How Many People (Countdown NL 1989) 10 . Paul McCartney How Many People Live Countdown NL 1989) Track…

Parlophone release Paul McCartney’s second solo album : ‘McCartney II’ featuring ‘Coming Up’ (1980)

Paul McCartney's 'McCartney II' is his second completely solo album (his first while he is in Wings), released on May 16, 1980 by Parlophone / Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Coming Up (Paul McCartney) - 03:53 . 2.Temporary Secretary (Paul McCartney) - 03:14 . 3.On The Way (Paul McCartney) - 03:38 . 4.Waterfalls (Paul McCartney) - 04:43 . 5.Nobody Knows (Paul McCartney) - 02:52 . 6.Front Parlour (Paul…

Parlophone publish Paul McCartney ‘s ‘Flaming Pie,’ his tenth solo album (1997)

Paul McCartney's 'Flaming Pie' is his tenth solo studio album (his first in more than four years) released on May 5, 1997 by Parlophone / Capitol. Track Listing : 1.The Song We Were Singing (Paul McCartney) - 03:55 . 2.The World Tonight (Paul McCartney) - 04:06 . 3.If You Wanna (Paul McCartney) - 04:38 . 4.Somedays (Paul McCartney) - 04:15 . 5.Young Boy (Paul McCartney) - 03:54 . 6.Calico Skies…

Paul McCartney releases his third solo album produced by George Martin : ‘Tug of War’ featuring ‘Ebony & Ivory’ (1982)

Paul McCartney's 'Tug of War' feat. 'Ebony & Ivory' is his third solo studio album produced by George Martin and released on April 26, 1982 by Parlophone.Track Listing : 1.Tug Of War (Paul McCartney) - 04:22 . 2.Take It Away (Paul McCartney) - 04:14 . 3.Somebody Who Cares (Paul McCartney) - 03:19 . 4.What'S That You'Re Doing? (Paul McCartney, Stevie Wonder) - 06:19 . 5.Here Today (Paul…

Paul McCartney releases his debut solo album ‘McCartney,’ fully performed and produced by himself (1970)

Paul McCartney's 'McCartney' is his debut studio album self produced and released on April 17, 1970 by Apple..Track Listing : 1.The Lovely Linda (Paul McCartney) - 00:43 . 2.That Would Be Something (Paul McCartney) - 02:38 . 3.Valentine Day (Paul McCartney) - 01:39 . 4.Every Night (Paul McCartney) - 02:31 . 5.Hot As Sun/Glasses (Paul McCartney) - 02:05 . 6.Junk (Paul McCartney) - 01:54 . 7.Man We…

Capitol release Wings’ fifth album : ‘Wings at the Speed of Sound’ produced by Paul Mccartney (1976)

'Wings at the Speed of Sound' is their fifth studio album produced by leader Paul McCartney and released on March 25, 1976 by Capitol.Track Listing : 1.Let 'Em In (Paul McCartney) - 05:10 . 2.The Note You Never Wrote (Paul McCartney) - 04:19 . 3.She'S My Baby (Paul McCartney) - 03:06 . 4.Beware My Love (Paul McCartney) - 06:27 . 5.Wino Junko (Jimmy Mcculloch/Colin Allen) – 05:19 . 6.Silly Love…

Ringo Starr releases his third album : ‘Ringo’ featuring ‘Photograph’ and ‘You’re Sixteen’ (1973)

Ringo Starr's 'Ringo' is his third studio album produced by Richard Perry and released on November 2 1973 by Apple.1 . Photograph 2 . Oh My My (The Greek Theatre) Track Listing : 1.I'M The Greatest (John Lennon) - 03:21 . 2.Have You Seen My Baby (Randy Newman) - 03:44 . 3.Photograph (Richard Starkey, George Harrison) - 03:56 . 4.Sunshine Life For Me (George Harrison) - 02:45 . 5.You'Re Sixteen…

Ringo Starr releases his eighth album : ‘Stop and Smell the Roses’ featuring ‘Wrack My Brain’ (1981)

Ringo Starr's 'Stop and Smell the Roses' feat. "Wrack My Brain" is his eighth studio album released on October 27, 1981 by Boardwalk / RCA1 . Private Property (1981) 2 . Private Property 3 . Wrack My Brain (1981) 4 . Stop And Take The Time To Smell The Roses (1981) 5 . Back Off Boogaloo Track Listing : 1.Private Property (Paul Mccartney) - 02:44 . 2.Wrack My Brain (George Harrison) - 02:21…

Jimi Hendrix Experience release ‘Electric Ladyland,’ their third and final album featuring ‘Crosstown Traffic’ ‘Voodoo Chile’ and ‘Burning of the Midnight…

Jimi Hendrix Experience's 'Electric Ladyland' is their third and final (and double) studio album released on October 16, 1968 and released by Reprise, Track, Barclay, Polydor.1 . Gypsy Eyes (Behind The Scenes) Track Listing : 1....And The Gods Made Love (Jimi Hendrix) - 01:21 . 2.Have You Ever Been (To Electric Ladyland) (Jimi Hendrix) - 02:11 . 3.Crosstown Traffic (Jimi Hendrix) - 02:25 .…

For his twenty fifth album, Elvis Costello has recruited ex-collaborators The Imposters and Burt Bacharach, he has added Carole King for the female touch. Sounds like the return of Ocean 11!

Elvis Costello's 'Look Now' is his twenty fifth album recorded with The Imposters, co-produced with Sebastian Krys, featuring songs by Carole King and Burt Bacharach and released on October 12, 2018 by Concord Records(Source Elvis Costello & the Imposters - Look Now | Official Site)Consequence of Sound ...Costello’s first record of new music in five years is an intricately detailed and…

Rod Stewart releases his fifth album : ‘Smiler’ featuring a duet with Elton John (1974)

Rod Stewart's 'Smiler' is his fifth solo album featuring a duet with Elton John and released on October 4, 1974 by Mercury Records.1 . Sweet Little Rock And Roller (AVO Session Basel, 15-Nov-2012) 2 . Sweet Little Rock And Roller Track Listing : 1.Sweet Little Rock 'N' Roller (Chuck Berry) - 03:43 . 2.Lochinvar (Pete Sears) - 00:25 . 3.Farewell (Martin Quittenton, Rod Stewart) - 04:34 .…

Geffen publish Guns N’ Roses’ third album : ‘Use Your Illusion I’ featuring ‘Don’t Cry,’ ‘Live and Let Die’ and ‘November Rain’ (1991)

Guns N' Roses' 'Use Your Illusion I' is their third studio album, one of thwo albums released on September 17, 1991 by Geffen.1 . Estranged 2 . Don't Cry Track Listing : 1.Right Next Door To Hell (Axl Rose, Izzy Stradlin, Timo Caltia) - 03:02 . 2.Dust N' Bones (Slash, Izzy Stradlin, Duff Mckagan) - 04:58 . 3.Live And Let Die (Paul Mccartney, Linda Mccartney) - 03:04 . 4.Don'T Cry (Axl Rose, Izzy…

“Wings over America” land in LA (1976)

June 23, 1976 - this is the second night of "Wings over America" - featuring Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney, Denny Laine, Jimmy McCulloch & Joe English - tour at The Inglewood Forum in Los Angeles

The Beatles release their final album : ‘Let It Be’ featuring ‘Get Back’ and ‘The Long And Winding Road’ (1970)

The Beatles' 'Let It Be' feat. 'Get Back' is s twelfth and final studio album released on May 8, 1970 by Apple.Track Listing : 1.Two Of Us (John Lennon, Paul McCartney) - 03:37 . 2.Dig A Pony (John Lennon, Paul McCartney) - 03:55 . 3.Across The Universe (John Lennon, Paul McCartney) - 03:48 . 4.I Me Mine (George Harrison) - 02:26 . 5.Dig It (John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, Richard…

This week In Singing Ladies 15/52

Beth Hart, Sinead O'Connor, Katie Melua, Janis Joplin, Stevie Nicks, Lana Del Rey, Lorde, Mariah Carey, Mahalia Jackson, Aretha Franklin, Ella Fitzgerald, Beth Hart

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 13/52

The Commodores, Marvin Gaye, Joe Cocker, Mad Dogs and Englishmen, Santana, Herb Alpert, Barry White, Paul McCartney, Wings, Jeff Beck, Led Zeppelin, Aerosmith, AC/DC, Emerson Lake, Palmer

Last week In Visual Artists 02

Glen E. Friedman, Warwick Saint, Henry Diltz, Greg Gorman, Cal Schenkel, Andy Warhol, Craig McDean, Jay Maisel, Bob Carlos Clarke, Jim Marshall, Linda McCartney, Pedro Bell. They are the 16 Visual Artists selected among the 163 Posts we published last week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Glen E. Friedman - Street Photography (by ARTE Creative) Lifted…

Happy Birthday Elvis Costello. ‘About Costello’

This day (August 25, 1954), in Paddington, London is born Declan Patrick MacManus simply known as Elvis Costello, English singer and songwriterTracklist : 1 . Red Shoes (1977) 2 . The Beat (1978) 3 . Oliver's Army 4 . High Fidelity 5 . Watch Your Step (1981) 6 . I Wanna Be Loved (1984) 7 . You Little Fool 8 . Everyday I Write The Book 9 . I Wanna Be Loved (1984) 10 . Little Palaces (1987) 11 .…

Bobby McFerrin releases ‘Simple Pleasures,’ his fourth album featuring ‘Don’t Worry, Be Happy’ (1988)

Bobby Mcferrin's 'Simple Pleasures' feat. 'Don't Worry, Be Happy' is his fourth studio album released on August 22, 1988 by Emi.1 . Don't Worry Be Happy (Official Video) 2 . Good Lovin' 3 . Drive 4 . Drive My Car 5 . At Blue Note (w/ Jevon McFerrin) Track Listing : 1.Don'T Worry, Be Happy (Bobby Mcferrin) - 04:54 . 2.All I Want (Bobby Mcferrin) - 02:56 . 3.Drive My Car (John Lennon, Paul…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 28/52

Paul McCartney & Bruce Springsteen, Bob Dylan & Tom Petty, Roger Mcguinn & Chris Hillman, John Mayer & Bob Weir, Eric Clapton, Steve Gadd, Marcus Miller, David Sanborn & Joe Sample, Mavis Staples & Jeff Tweedy, Louis Armstrong & Mahalia Jackson, Wayne Shorter & Santana, Gil Evans & Sting, George Benson & Al Jarreau, Linda Ronstadt & Aaron Neville, Tina…

Chaka Khan releases ‘What Cha’ Gonna Do for Me,’ her third album produced by Arif Mardin (1981)

Chaka Khan's 'What Cha' Gonna Do for Me' is her third solo album produced by Arif Mardin and released on April 15, 1981 y Warner Bros.Track Listing : 1.We Can Work It Out (John Lennon, Paul McCartney) - 03:43 . 2.What Cha' Gonna Do For Me (Ned Doheny, Hamish Stuart) - 03:54 . 3.I Know You, I Live You (Chaka Khan, Arif Mardin) - 04:29 . 4.Any Old Sunday (Andy Fraser, Danny Ironstone, Linda Mccrary,…

Singing Chuck Berry

To celebrate Chuck Berry . who passed away tomorrow five years ago . we have selected twelve "contemporary" artists or bands who perform songs that Berry made famous. They are . Leo Moracchioli, Jamie Kent, Larkin Poe . Sheryl Crow, Sabina Ddumba, Melinda De Lange, Joe Bonamassa, Conan O'Brien, Rod Stewart, Tom Petty, The Heartbreakers, Jools Holland, Ronnie Wood, Slash, Paul McCartney, Bruce…

Starting today, Bobby McFerrin tours Germany where he will record ‘The Voice,’ a live album (1984)

Bobby McFerrin's 'The Voice' is a live album recorded between March 17 & 26, 1984 in Germany and released the same year by Elektra.Track Listing : 1.Blackbird (John Lennon, Paul McCartney) – 03:07 . 2.The Jump (Bobby Mcferrin) - 04:48 . 3.El Brujo (Bobby Mcferrin) - 04:11 . 4.I Feel Good (James Brown) - 03:19 . 5.I'M My Own Walkman (Bobby Mcferrin) - 04:02 . 6.Music Box (Bobby Mcferrin) -…

Happy Birthday James Taylor

March 12, 1948 - James Taylor, American singer & composer, of 'You've Got a Friend' fame is 73. Happy Birthday, SirJames Taylor 'Mud Slide Slim and the Blue Horizon' feat. 'You've Got a Friend' is his third studio album released on March 16, 1971 by Warner Bros. >>James Taylor's 'JT' is his eighth studio album produced by Peter Asher recorded between March 15–April 24, 1977 and released…

Pat Metheny records ‘What’s It All About’ a solo album for Nonesuch (2011)

Pat Metheny's 'What's It All About' is a solo album of cover versions recorded in February 2011 and released on June 14, 2011 by Nonesuch.Track Listing : 1.The Sound Of Silence (Paul Simon) - 06:33 . 2.Cherish (Terry Kirkman) - 05:28 . 3.Alfie (Burt Bacharach, Hal David) - 07:46 . 4.Pipeline (Bob Spickard, Brian Carman) - 03:28 . 5.Garota De Ipanema (Antonio Carlos Jobim, Vinicius De Moraes) -…

Reprise publish Emmylou Harris’ second album : ‘Pieces Of The Sky’ (1975)

Emmylou Harris' 'Pieces of the Sky' is her second studio album produced by Brian Ahern and released on February 7, 1975 by RepriseTrack Listing : 1.Bluebird Wine (Rodney Crowell) - 03:18 . 2.Too Far Gone (Billy Sherrill) - 04:05 . 3.If I Could Only Win Your Love (Charlie Louvin, Ira Louvin) - 02:36 . 4.Boulder To Birmingham (Emmylou Harris, Bill Danoff) - 03:33 . 5.Before Believing (Danny…