Paul McCartney: Yesterday & Today
On his way to work this morning, Paul McCartney had to wait ... If one of us didn't like a tune, we didn't play it. We had some very close shaves. 'Maxwell's Silver Hammer' was a pretty close shave." Lennon and McCartney did once get together in a ...
Paul McCartney to do album of old standards -- what would you choose?
Many people have been wondering for years why Paul McCartney doesn't do an album ... Till There Was You," that was perfectly matched to his voice. Slows songs have always been a natural fit. "I've wanted to do that thing forever," he told Rolling Stone ...
Classic interview: Paul McCartney talks acoustic guitar, 2004
As for his overriding concern about the quality of his songs, his records speak for themselves. Paul McCartney is a ... And that's how you always play acoustic guitar, is it? "I use a flatpick on more chordal stuff, but I did a bunch of that, yeah.
BACKSTAGE PASS: Mick Taylor... a Stone Rolls on
Mick Taylor ... his Les Paul's electronics from neck pick-up to the bridge pick-up (as he does in the two photos below), you can tell he means business. And when he plays slide while finger-picking and using the Bigsby (a real triple-treat), as he did ...
I decided to go for it, and I went downstairs and asked Tommy Hendrickson if I could borrow his Les Paul ... do you play when you do? I play for fun a lot. In fact, most of the best stuff comes out of playing for fun. I improvise on the piano. I pick ...