Tag Archives: Sir Paul McCartney

Five British Stars And Five Things They Should Give Up For Lent

It’s Ash Wednesday, a time when a lot of people consider giving stuff up for Lent. It’s usually chocolate, or maybe bread or even alcohol. Not all addictive habits are food related, as we shall see.

WATCH: Paul And Ringo Reunited At The Grammys

There is no reason for the sight of Sir Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr playing together on the same stage to provoke an extreme reaction. It’s not as though they’ve not done it before, and they’ll probably do it ...

Top 10 U.K. Viral Videos of 2013: Celebrities Letting Loose

You’ve watched them, shared them, and probably GIF’d them all, but in case you missed some of the best celebrity moments of the year, or just want to watch them again and again, here’s a comprehensive list of our ...

WATCH: A Brand-New Beatles Video

I don’t know about you, but I’m a sucker for this sort of a thing. It’s a new video made principally of old footage and new animations, set to a newly-available recording of the Beatles singing an old song by Buddy ...

WATCH: Jimmy Fallon, Sir Paul McCartney Do an Accent Swap

We are living for this video today: Sir Paul McCartney appeared as the guest on last night’s Late Night with Jimmy Fallon to promote his new record (which is called New and comes out October 15). The Beatles legend mused on his ...

Five British Stars: Five Near-Death Experiences

You think your week is getting off to a bad start? Not compared to this lot it isn’t…

LISTEN: Tracklisting And Clips From Album Of ‘New’ Beatles Recordings

We mentioned a short while ago that there would soon be an album of ‘new’ Beatles music in the, er, do shops still have CD racks? Non-virtual ones, I mean? The sort of shops that would normally be selling CDs?

For Sale: One Pair Of Leather Trousers Owned By Sir Paul McCartney

Let’s take a quick poll:

Who wants to buy a pair of leather trousers? OK, now of the people who just said yes, who wants to buy a pair of leather trousers that are over 50 years old, and have been worn by two previous owners?

Not Every Beatles Anniversary Is A Cause For Celebration

Today, 50 years ago, the Beatles released “Please Please Me” as a single. It did very well for them in the UK, rocketing to the very top of the charts, or the very next spot down, depending on which magazine’s chart ...

Happy New Year: Five Unanswered Questions For 2013

Consider this a new year’s resolution. Rather than wasting everyone’s time with a list of self-improving abstract demands, like “read more books” or “get some exercise,” we have a very specific idea ...