Now that the general public and the reviewers verdicts are in (all generally very positive btw), and now that Paul McCartney’sEgypt Station has entered the Billboard 200 at No.1, making it his first No.1 album on the US charts in over 36 years (the last time was Tug Of War in 1982), maybe it’s time to take a closer look at the cover art and design of the album – both in LP and CD form – because…
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From Ken’s Facebook Page: Celebrate the release of Paul McCartney’s new album “Egypt Station” with a One-Hour McCartney Special tonight on the live broadcast of my weekly Beatles show “Every Little Thing.” Hear songs from the new album, plus Beatles, Wings, and more, and the latest news! It all happens tonight on 88.7 WNHU, West Haven, CT at 8pm (et) which you can stream here. Request a McCartney song at email@example.com,or by phone at (203) 934-WNHU, or here! Have Some Fun Tonight with us!!!
“…this is what you get when a man who was brilliant in his 20s and 30s and stumbled into mediocrity a bit too often in his 40s and 50s, shows [that] the creative rejuvenation of his 60s continues at a fine pace….
There’s been some further bits of information trickling out about what might be in Paul McCartney’s mystery super deluxe box set of the forthcoming Egypt Station album.
The usually reliable Daily Beatle blog says that it is due for release in October, will contain 26 tracks (ten more than the 16 tracks announced so far), and will come with “various ephemera” included.
While speaking with DIY Magazine (to publicise his new solo project Egypt Station, due out in September), Paul McCartney confirmed that there will in fact be a 50th Anniversary Edition of the The Beatles (a.k.a. The White Album):
Have you finished preparing the 50th anniversary package of that one yet?
It’s all in place, I’ve just got a couple of essays [to approve]. It’s all lined up and…