Thursday, 25 December 2014

Pipes of Peace

This Christmas is the 100th anniversary of the Christmas depicted in the Pipes of Peace video.

Saturday, 20 December 2014

Behind the scenes at Hope For the Future

Wish You A Merry Merry Christmas

Richard Cruz Jr. of Wolftrane has taken a 45 year old unfinished Paul McCartney Christmas song idea and added lyrics and a bridge - making a complete song out of Paul's short idea that originally appeared on the final 1969 Beatles Fan Club Christmas flexi disc (record).
Recorded at Attic Recording in Escondido (San Diego) CA Nov 2014. 
Written by Paul McCartney and Richard Cruz Jr.
Vocals, guitars, bass, keyboards: Richard Cruz Jr. of - Wolftrane
Drums, percussion & backing Vocals: Nicolas Peters - of the Baja Bugs
Vocals & Guitar - Michael Hilding - of Sugarglider
with special guests
Psychedelic guitar - Peter Soros of Silky Seymour
Dan Colquitt - harmony guitar solo
Sueda: backing vocals

Monday, 15 December 2014

24 Hours: The World Of John And Yoko

December 15, 1969: the BBC documentary "24 Hours: The World Of John And Yoko" was first shown from 10.30pm on BBC 1. Extracts were also used in the 1988 documentary Imagine: "John Lennon". Lennon and Ono had agreed to the BBC following them for five days in exchange for the rights to the footage.

Sunday, 14 December 2014

Don't Let Me Down

2003 Apple-produced video for "Don't Let Me Down". A mixture of two rooftop performances, with a soundtrack from "Let It Be...Naked".

Saturday, 6 December 2014

Paul on the Jonathan Ross Show

Paul McCartney talks about the murder of John Lennon, you can see that he still gets emotional. The Daily Mirror also has a write up about the interview.