Posts tagged ‘Wings’

February 14, 2012

Band on the Run Wins a Grammy

The Paul McCartney and Wings’s Band on the Run Deluxe Edition set has won a Grammy Award for Best Historical Album at the 54th Annual Grammy Awards! This brings McCartney’s career Grammy total to 15. Congratulations to Paul McCartney!

January 29, 2012

Make Ringo’s New Video

Ringo Starr is giving filmmakers the opportunity to make the official promotional video for his new single “Wings” from his new album RINGO 2012.

If you are interested in making Ringo’s new video, visit TheBeatles.com!

December 16, 2011

Wings

Paul McCartney and his wife Linda assembled a new band called Wings in 1971. The original members of the band included the McCartneys, along with drummer Denny Seiwell and ex-Moody Blues member Denney Laine on guitar and vocals. The group released their first album together entitled Wild Life later that year.

December 3, 2010

Band on the Run

Paul McCartney and his band Wings recorded the album Band on the Run in 1973, shortly after the departure of 2 of the band’s members, leaving only McCartney, his wife Linda and singer/guitarist Denny Laine in the band. The album was recorded in Lagos, Nigeria. Upon its release, the album was a huge success, hitting the #1 spot in multiple countries. Band on the Run was re-released in remastered form in 2010, featuring bonus tracks and previously unreleased live recordings.