Paul McCartney

2:53pm

Thu November 1, 2012
The Record

Go See The Old Guys

Originally published on Mon November 5, 2012 5:22 am

Neil Young made me write this. Before last Thursday, when ol' Shakey and his golden garage band Crazy Horse stomped through my local amphitheater, the last thing I'd thought I'd be excited about was a bunch of guys hovering around 70, playing loud rock and roll into the night.

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8:14am

Sun October 9, 2011
Pop Culture

Paul McCartney Might Get Married Today

Security barriers have been put in place outside Marylebone Town Hall in central London in anticipation that Paul McCartney will marry American heiress Nancy Shevell there.

The couple announced their engagement earlier this year. Shevell, 51, would be the former Beatle's third wife.

The couple are reported to be planning a Sunday afternoon reception at McCartney's house nearby in the St. John's Wood neighborhood.

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2:30pm

Wed May 18, 2011
World Cafe

James McCartney On World Cafe

James McCartney, song of Paul, appeared on World Cafe.
Courtesy of the artist

As son of Paul McCartney, the former Beatle and one of the most commercially successful songwriters of all time, it should come as no surprise that James McCartney has the music in him. The singer, songwriter and sculptor has been involved with his father's career for some time, contributing to solo albums and even accompanying Sir Paul on tour.

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4:30pm

Fri January 21, 2011
The Record

Sam Cooke At 80: The Career That Could Have Been

Originally published on Fri January 21, 2011 4:53 pm

Sam Cooke in an RCA Recording Studio in Los Angeles, circa 1959.
Michael Ochs Archives Getty Images