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Beatles,  196-Paul McCartney’s ‘E…

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196-Paul McCartney’s ‘Egypt Station’: Analysis and Review pt. 2

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Fab 4 Free 4 All reviews and analyzes Paul McCartney’s 18th solo album ‘Egypt Station’ (pt. 2).

The Results of a Day Spent Crate Digging for B…

The Results of a Day Spent Crate Digging for Beatle Treasure

We had the chance to visit the lovely city of Melbourne in Victoria, Australia last weekend. A friend directed us to a record store they knew nearby – Licorice Pie – in the suburb of Prahran, not far from the CBD. If you are ever in Melbourne, this place is well worth a visit as they have heaps of well catalogued stock and at very reasonable prices.

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 Beatles, Fab 4 Free 4 All, #195-Paul McCartne…

 Beatles, Fab 4 Free 4 All, #195-Paul McCartney’s ‘Egypt Station’: Analysis and Review pt. 1

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Fab 4 Free 4 All reviews and analyzes Paul McCartney’s 18th solo album ‘Egypt Station’.

Paul McCartney – 2018 Record Store Day Single

Paul McCartney – 2018 Record Store Day Single

The Record Store Day people have just announced their Black Friday release list, and it features a Paul McCartney 7″ vinyl single.

On November 23 Capitol Records will issue a limited edition, hand-numbered, one-time pressing of the special Double A Side single ‘I Don’t Know’/’Come On To Me’.

The two tracks, from Paul McCartney’s 17th solo album, Egypt Station, were initially only released a…

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Vale Geoff Emerick – Audio Engineer Extraordin…

Vale Geoff Emerick – Audio Engineer Extraordinaire

Very sad to learn that Geoff Emerick, the sound engineer who worked on so many legendary Beatle and McCartney recordings has passed away. He suffered a heart attack at the age of 72.

Paul McCartney pays tribute on his official site, and recalls Geoff being central to the recording of his classic Band On The Run LP from 1973.

Rolling Stone magazine says he was a crucial collaborator who helped The…

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Egypt Station – The Packaging

Egypt Station – The Packaging

Now that the general public and the reviewers verdicts are in (all generally very positive btw), and now that Paul McCartney’s Egypt 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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Beatles, Ken Michaels, Every Little Thing, WNH…

Beatles, Ken Michaels, Every Little Thing, WNHU.  Download 

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 everylittlething@att.net,or by phone at (203) 934-WNHU, or here! Have Some Fun Tonight with us!!!

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‘Egypt Station’ – Available on Cassette

‘Egypt Station’ – Available on Cassette

The Paul McCartney Official US Store is now offering Paul McCartney’s new Egypt Station album on cassette:

You can buy it (with a digital download included) for US$9.98! It’s the sixteen track version – no bonus tracks.

This is not the first time McCartney has dabbled with what some might view as a redundant format. Last time was for Record Store Day 2017, when a 3-song cassette of Flowers In The…

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Paul McCartney’s ‘Egypt Station’ – A Review

Paul McCartney’s ‘Egypt Station’ – A Review

One of Australia’s leading music critics has given Paul McCartney a big thumbs up for Egypt Station, released last Friday.

Veteran music journalist Bernard Zuel writes:

“…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….

It works. But…

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McCartney’s ‘Egypt Station’ – Yet Another Viny…

McCartney’s ‘Egypt Station’ – Yet Another Vinyl Version Available

In the increasingly strange and frustrating story of the number of different versions of Paul McCartney’s soon-to-be-released Egypt Station, there was another twist yesterday.

Subscribers to Spotify who somehow were determined to be dedicated McCartney streamers were sent this email:

Now, that’s kind of odd. Firstly, offering people who mostly consume their music digitallythe only access to an…

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