James McCartney Plays “Bonus Gig” As Special Guest At Final Communion Nashville Show

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Last Thursday marked the final Basement-hosted Communion show in Nashville until fall and the lineup – in addition to local regulars like Kansas Bible Company – teased an unnamed special guest. That special guest turned out to be none other James – son of Sir Paul – McCartney, who snuck in for what he called […]

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Getting To Know: James McCartney

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James McCartney’s The Complete EP Collection is a killer assortment of tightly-crafted rock anthems. Produced by David Kahne and his famous Beatle father (Paul McCartney, you may have heard of him), the album has rightfully racked up critical acclaim on both sides of the pond. The occasionally press-shy McCartney shared with us his thoughts on […]

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Highlights From The 2012 Sasquatch! Music Festival

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  Bon Iver, Civil Wars, Jack White and more play 2012′s Sasquatch! Music Festival in George, Washington.

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Short Takes: James McCartney, Little Willies, Neil Diamond And More

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Stew & the Negro Problem Making It (TNP) Rating: Perhaps we shouldn’t be surprised that an African American who names his band The Negro Problem would title a song “Black Men Ski” but Stew (Mark Stewart) has never done things the easy way. On this, his ninth release, he and ex-partner Heidi Rodewald trade vocals […]

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James McCartney Lists His Favorite Guitars

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If Paul McCartney was getting his start today, he might sound something like James McCartney. Macca’s son, 34, makes music that reflects a contemporary indie-rock influence, as well as an appreciation for the classics. McCartney’s first full-length, The Complete EP Collection, produced by David Kahne and Paul McCartney, shows off his impressive chops, as well […]

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James McCartney, Son Of Paul, Readies EP

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Following in your parents’ footsteps can be a challenging task. However, when your father is rock legend Paul McCartney, it gives the word “challenging” a whole new meaning. James McCartney announced the upcoming released of his debut EP, co-produced by his dad and David Kahne. Out on Septemnn   nber 21 via Engine Company Records, the […]

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