Tuesday, October 7, 2014

AUDIO: Paul Rodgers previews Wings classic from McCartney tribute

A snippet of Paul Rodger’s version of the Paul McCartney and Wings classic, “Let Me Roll It”, is serving as the latest preview to the forthcoming tribute album, “The Art Of McCartney.”

“Let Me Roll It” originally appeared on 1973’s “Band On The Run”, as well as the b-side to that record’s hits, “Jet.”

Due November 17 (Nov 18 in North America), “The Art Of McCartney” features a variety of artists joining the former Beatle’s long time band to perform songs from the bassist’s legendary songwriting catalog.

Guests include Bob Dylan, Billy Joel, The Cure, Brian Wilson, Alice Cooper, Def Leppard, Dr John, Yusuf, Barry Gibb, Jamie Cullum, KISS, Chrissie Hynde, ELO’s Jeff Lynne, and many more.

Check out Alice Cooper’s version of “Eleanor Rigby” here and preview Roger Daltrey’s take on “Helter Skelter” here.

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