Posts Tagged ‘Blackbird’

By Hans Ebert It was a pleasant enough cover of “Blackbird” by Dave Grohl at the Oscars, also known as the Chris Rock Show, but listening to it, one couldn’t help wondering why the Academy hadn’t invited the song’s writer and original singer- Paul McCartney- to perform it? As someone said, perhaps they had, and [...]

How does he do it? Or why does he do it? He sure doesn’t need the money. But like the Stones, Paul McCartney, who some thought “died” when 27 and with all the “facts” on the cover of Abbey Road, keeps “Beatling” and making music, touring, taking chances and staying true to his craft. (Source: [...]