In which I turn MAF/Elec Arg into REVOLVER

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Re: In which I turn MAF/Elec Arg into REVOLVER

Postby mhnso » Thu Aug 11, 2011 3:27 am

I like Band on the run and I like you know my name. I d like Segeant pepper more than I like Return to Pepperland. I like while my guitar gentle weeps more than I like Biker lika an Icon. And on and on ......everyone like different things because we are different persons and hear what we hear. TLets keep on with that. Actualli I thinke that only one beatles solowork - from beginning to end has the same quality as any Batles album from Rubber Soul and on...and that album is Ram- there are plenty of songs though from all of the moptops yes even some of Ringos - It don t come easy that have a total Beatles quality
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Re: In which I turn MAF/Elec Arg into REVOLVER

Postby efghijiloveyou » Sat Aug 13, 2011 8:32 pm

Paul's written a lot of songs since the Beatles' break-up that might have been worthy of the boys to record, however without John, Gearge and Ringo we tend to diminish the impact of that material. Plus the times have changed. Lady Ga Ga gets all the attention because that's what the kids are into. the media isn't knocking down Paul's door like they used to, subsequently he's not heard to the same degree he used to be. He's still the same guy; still writing great songs. What could John have added to House of Wax or Lighthouse or pick a song...? We try to compare whole Mccartney albums to the five or six contributions he'd make to a Beatles album. Pick the five or six songs from each Mccartney album and imagine what an album would sound like if John added five or six of his own with contributions from George and Ringo of course, too.
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Re: In which I turn MAF/Elec Arg into REVOLVER

Postby jgkojak » Sat Aug 13, 2011 11:37 pm

Well- the interesting exercise is to take all of Paul's songs from each year (65-66, 67, 68,69, etc) and turn them into solo albums -

what's interesting is how incredibly consistent they are with Ram/BOTR V&M and even London Town in terms of type of content.

65/66
1. Drive My Car
2. You Won't See Me
3. Michelle
4. I'm Looking Through You
5. We Can Work It Out (yes, I know there's a lot of John in this one)
6. Paperback Writer
7. Eleanor Rigby
8. Here, There and Everywhere
9. Good Day Sunshine
10. For No ONe
11. Got To Get You Into My Life

67
1. Penny Lane
2. Getting Better
3. Fixing a Hole
4. She's Leaving Home
5. When I'm 64
6. Lovely Rita
7. Magical Mystery Tour
8. The Fool on the Hill
9. Your Mother Should Know
10. Hello Goodbye
11. All Together Now

68
1. Back in the USSR
2. Ob La Di Ob La Da
3. Martha My Dear
4. Blackbird
5. Rocky Raccoon
6. Why Don't We Do It in the Road
7. I Will
8. Birthday
9. Mother Nature's Son
10. Helter Skelter
11. Honey Pie
12. Hey Jude

69
1. Two of Us
2. Let It Be
3. I've Got a Feeling
4. The Long and Winding Road
5. Get Back
6. Maxwell's Silver Hammer
7. Oh Darling
8. You Never Give Me Your Money
9. She Came in Through the Bathroom Window
10. Golden Slumbers->The End
11. Come and Get IT
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