- Tribute To Paul
June 17, 2017
6:00 pm - 11:55 pm
Sir James Paul McCartney MBE is turning 75. WMNF will be doing a tribute show to the artist recognized as one of the most successful composers and performers of all time.
Doors & will-call open at 5pm ~ Tickets are $15 today (or check an outlet for advanced price)… See you there!
The format for this tribute show will be unique. Tribute bands will each choose one year of McCartney songs and then we will present the years in order, 1963 to 1976….from the beginning of The Beatles to their final album in 1970, and then from his first solo album through his early solo career. 17 bands!
6pm Warm-up Paul sampler- Wizards, Sugar Rush, Sasha Tuck
7pm – the year by year chronology begins:
1963 (Meet The Beatles) – Up The Creek
1964 (Beatles Second Album, Hard Days Night, Something New, Beatles Ricky Wilcox and the Moonsnakes
1965 ( Beatles VI, Help, Rubber Soul) Rosewood Creek
1966 (Yesterday and Today, Revolver) Jct 27
1967 (Sgt Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band, Magical Mystery Tour) AB+Postive
1968 (Beatles White Album) Cottondale Swamp
1969 (Yellow Submarine, Let It Be) Cruz Brothers
1970 – Beatles Paul (Let It Be) Joe Milligan Project
1970 – solo Paul (McCartney) Flow Sisters
1971-72 (Ram, Wild Life, Red Rose Speedway) Olivia Romano
1974 (Band on The Run) American Song Box
1974 (2) The Stone Soup Band
1975 (Venus and Mars) Sara Rose Band
Finale – Talk To Mark