Find a wings (2) - mull of kintyre first pressing or reissue complete your wings (2) collection shop vinyl and cds. Campbeltown have three fully operational single malt distilleries all located in the town itself, this makes it one of scotland’s recognised whisky-producing regions the town is situated on the kintyre peninsula, near by the famous mull of kintyre, some 240 km from glasgow. Following the classic single, maybe i'm amazed, which still sounded as terrific, at macca's concert here a couple of years back, as it did the first time i heard i heard it, there came the 'turgid' mull of kintyre - everybody's 'favourite song' by paul. Argyll and bute free dating site for singles in united kingdom join one of the best online dating site among other 100% free dating sites and meet single men and women in argyll and bute (united kingdom) meeting members at our dating service is totally free just add your profile, browse other personals of peple seeking like you for online dating, love and romance. Other great songs have flowed out of kintyre, such as maybe i’m amazed, blackbird, and of course, mull of kintyre, one of the biggest-selling singles of all time.
Mull of kintyre by wings • 7 single • part of the collection “ paul mccartney • singles ” this image is a cover of an audio recording, and the copyright for it is most likely owned by either the publisher of the work or the artist(s) which produced the recording or cover artwork in question. The mull of kintyre in scotland is an absolutely fascinating place, with stunning views and a steep climb to the old lighthouse it is a truly one of a kind place the drive to the car park can be a bit of a challenge, considering. Mull of kintyre was recorded in august 1977 in london, during a break in recording the london town album caused by linda mccartney's advanced pregnancy, which led to the departure of jimmy mcculloch and joe english from wings.
Of course, weather and driver’s courage permitting, you must make the journey to the mull of kintyre itself, via the seven miles of twists and turns of the single track road it’s a wild and desolate place, even when the sun is shining, but, you never know, the mist might just roll in from the sea. It is one of britain’s biggest-selling singles of all time, but it started as the couple’s personal “love song” to kintyre, a rugged headland (“mull” in gaelic) that juts out into the. List of best-selling singles of the 1970s in the united kingdom british band wings had the biggest-selling hit of the 1970s with mull of kintyre / girls' school , the first single in the uk to sell more than two million copies. Mull of kintyre is a popular 1977 song by former beatle paul mccartney and his band wings the song was written by mccartney and bandmate denny laine in tribute to the picturesque kintyre peninsula in argyll and bute, scotland, where mccartney had owned a home and recording studio since the late 1960s. Wings: linda and paul, with danny laine strolling in the heather during filming of the promotional film for their mull of kintyre single then, in 1998, linda died, and the visits to high park farm.
Sir paul first hit the top as a solo artist in 1971 with his first single “another day” (31-may-71) and his last was finishing its eleven week run this week in 1978 with “mull of kintyre. This single is proof that marijuana sometimes affected mccartney positively side a is mull of kintyre, a serious sorta folk song the b-side is a return to the old rock & roll theme of loving underage girls--girls' school. Campbeltown single malt scotch whisky campbeltown was once a thriving malt whisky region of no fewer than 34 distilleries – no mean feat for a small and remote settlement at the bottom of the long kintyre peninsula.
Mull of kintyre is a song by the british rock band wings written by paul mccartney and denny laine the song was written in tribute to the picturesque kintyre peninsula in scotland and its headland, the mull of kintyre, where mccartney has owned high park farm since 1966. The most authoritative chart ever of the uk's million-selling singles, released on monday, shows elton john ranked highest for sales for his double a-side something about the way you look tonight. Paul mccartney & wings 1977 mull of kintyre on capitol records the biggest selling british non-charity single ever sony xl 15a cartridge - 1980 sony pst 33. Song facts from wikipedia: “mull of kintyre” is a song by the british-american rock band wings written by paul mccartney and denny lainethe song was written in tribute to the picturesque kintyre peninsula in scotland and its headland, the mull of kintyre, where mccartney has owned high park farm since 1966.
The us single was actually a bigger hit for its b-side, girls' school, than for this song it peaked at #33 early in 1978 the uk sales figures are astonishing: when the official charts company compiled a list in 2012 of the top-selling singles of all time, mull of kintyre/girls' school was #4, just below bohemian rhapsody . Mull of kintyre is a song written by paul mccartney and denny laine and performed by wings the song was written in tribute to the picturesque kintyre peninsula in scotland, where mccartney has owned high park farm since 1966, and its headland or mull of kintyre. Kintyre's best 100% free online dating site meet loads of available single women in kintyre with mingle2's kintyre dating services find a girlfriend or lover in kintyre, or just have fun flirting online with kintyre single girls.