It was issued in four formats: standard, deluxe, vinyl and digital download. The deluxe edition contained two bonus tracks: Turned Out and Get Me Out Of Here.
The album was McCartney’s first since 2007′s Memory Almost Full to consist entirely of new compositions. It was released the following day in the United States.
Also on this day...
- 2011: Paul McCartney and Nancy Shevell honeymoon in Mustique
- 2009: Liverpool considers Beatles Trail of iconic locations
- 2009: The Beatles’ Box Of Vision gets UK and European release
- 1968: Recording, mixing: I Will, Birthday, Savoy Truffle, While My Guitar Gently Weeps, Long Long Long, Yer Blues, Sexy Sadie, What’s The New Mary Jane
- 1964: Live: ABC Cinema, Manchester
- 1964: Television: Scene At 6.30
- 1960: Live: Kaiserkeller, Hamburg
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