Posted by: Bill Jones | January 18, 2008

Wings and the “Popular” Beatle

Now, normally I am more a Harrison guy, I like my Concert for Bangladesh box set on vinyl, but lately I have been listening to some of Paul’s stuff. He does put on a good show. I know he has recently sold out to Starbucks and released his latest album exclusively through their music in-store program, but when he was with his 1st wife, Linda, he kinda rocked. This isn’t required listening, but it does kinda put you into a mood.

Here’s another live show from 1976.
More than two million people attended 66 shows on three continents — Australia, Europe, and North America (where it was known as the Wings Over America Tour and represented McCartney’s first appearances in concert since the last Beatles tour in 1966). Touring Japan was also planned, but was canceled by that country’s authorities because of McCartney’s 1972 Swedish marijuana arrest.

Paul McCartney & Wings
Maple Leaf Gardens Toronto, Canada May 09/76
CD # 1
01. Venus And Mars / Rockshow
02. Jet
03. Let Me Roll It.
04. Spirits Of Ancient Egypt
05. Medicine Jar
06. Maybe I’m Amazed
07. Call Me Back Again
08. Lady Madonna
09. The Long And Winding Road
10. Live And Let Die
11. Picasso’s Last Words
12. Richard Cory
13. Bluebird
14. I’ve Just Seen A Face
15. Blackbird
16. Yesterday
CD # 2
01. You Gave Me The Answer
02. Magneto And Titanium Man
03. My Love
04. Listen To What The Man Said
05. Let Em In
06. Time To Hide
07. Silly Love Songs
08. Beware My Love
09. Letting Go
10. Band On The Run
11. Hi Hi Hi
12. Soily

Once again here is the big fat zip

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