Please consider registering
sp_LogInOut Log Insp_Registration Register
Register | Lost password?
Advanced Search
Forum Scope


Forum Options

Minimum search word length is 3 characters - maximum search word length is 84 characters
sp_Feed sp_TopicIcon
Listen To What The Man Said
sp_BlogLink Read the original blog post
8 May 2017
Under the Sea
Royal Command Performance
Forum Posts: 256
Member Since:
13 November 2016
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

Couldn’t believe there wasn’t already a topic started for this song, considering it hit number one on the US and Canadian charts. I’ve had this song stuck in my head for the past month, it’s so catchy and the saxophone parts are delightful. Definitely one of my favorites.

Here’s Paul singing it in 1976:

And here is Paul singing it in 2013:

The following people thank GardeningOctopus for this post:

William Shears Campbell, WeepingAtlasCedars
8 May 2017
1334 North Beechwood Drive
Candlestick Park
Forum Posts: 1808
Member Since:
14 February 2016
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

LOVE THIS SONG. It’s great, wonderful, fab, gear, groovy, and all those other pimply hyperboles.

The following people thank Evangeline for this post:

William Shears Campbell, Beatlebug, WeepingAtlasCedars, GardeningOctopus, Von Bontee, BeatleSnut

I am you as you are you as you are you and you are all together. 

8 May 2017
William Shears Campbell
Somewhere In The Black Mountain Hills Of Utah
Forum Posts: 3629
Member Since:
14 June 2016
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

I always forget how good this song is. I tend to just take it for granted sometimes.

The following people thank William Shears Campbell for this post:


Here | There | Everywhere

It's ya boi!  The one and only Billy Shears (AKA Paul's Replacement)

"Sometimes I wish I was just George Harrison" - John Lennon


8 May 2017
At the local Bird and Bee
Paris Olympia
Forum Posts: 347
Member Since:
12 November 2015
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

Yeah, I would agree and say I love this one too.  It’s just so Wings-y!

The following people thank limitlessundyinglove for this post:

William Shears Campbell, WeepingAtlasCedars, GardeningOctopus

Grooving some cookie spaghetti since 1968.

9 May 2017
Von Bontee
496 km NW of the '69 Toronto Rock n Roll Revival
Apple rooftop
Forum Posts: 5482
Member Since:
14 December 2009
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

Hey this was the 3rd McCartney / Wings single I owned! Was bought it in 1975 sometime by  (I think) my grandparents when I was eight.  (The others were Uncle Albert and Hi Hi Hi …I loved looking at them alongside each other, thought it was neat how they all had different labels; I rarely kept sleeves for my singles.)

It’s a pretty good song – I like how the man says “Da da DAAA/Da da da da daaa”. Don’t like the soft-rocking soprano sax outro, though…Tom Scott played SO much limp MOR on so many 70’s records…his crap is on a couple of George’s records, maybe John and Ringo too for all I know…

The following people thank Von Bontee for this post:

Beatlebug, WeepingAtlasCedars, GardeningOctopus

Paul: Yeah well… first of all, we’re bringing out a ‘Stamp Out Detroit’ campaign.


Forum Timezone: Europe/London
Most Users Ever Online: 700
Currently Online: Joe, Rube
Guest(s) 1
Top Posters:
Starr Shine?: 16105
Ron Nasty: 12534
Zig: 9832
50yearslate: 8759
Necko: 8046
AppleScruffJunior: 7583
parlance: 7111
mr. Sun king coming together: 6402
Mr. Kite: 6147
trcanberra: 6064
Member Stats:
Guest Posters: 88
Members: 2884
Moderators: 5
Admins: 1
Forum Stats:
Groups: 3
Forums: 44
Topics: 5531
Posts: 381090
Newest Members:
jeffpalmstudio, PeulMcCurtny, Violet Tyrrell, Stu_stan, D10m3d3s
Moderators: Joe: 5695, meanmistermustard: 24974, Ahhh Girl: 22304, Beatlebug: 18189, The Hole Got Fixed: 8410
Administrators: Joe: 5695