Music News

Paul McCartney looks to save Abbey Road
Paul McCartney has pledged jis support in saving Abbey Road after it was reported that the studio could be sold in EMI's drive to raise money.

Speaking on the BBC's Newsnight programme, the former Beatle, who recorded all but one of his former band's albums at the establishment, said:

'I have so many memories there with the Beatles, It still is a great studio. So it would be lovely for someone to get a thing together to save it.' McCartney went on to say that a venture to stop the studio closing has been mooted by 'a few people who have been associated with the studio for a long time'.

The long-list of Abbey Road's illustrious clients include The Beatles, Pink Floyd, Oasis, U2 and Radiohead.

Meanwhile, members of the public have been calling for the National Trust to buy the property. "It's not often that the public spontaneously suggests that we should acquire a famous building," said a spokesman. The Trust has already bought the childhood homes of John Lennon and Paul McCartney in Liverpool.
Source: music-news
Beatles
Beatles:

More news

Music producer George Martin dies aged 90
McCartney: Writing with Kanye is like writing with Lennon
Sir Paul McCartney is to have a 'small' wedding
Lennon Remembered
Paul McCartney young at heart
Beatles lyrics sell for a million
Paul McCartney says his six-year-old daughter controls his work
Paul McCartney says Beatles would have won X Factor
McCartney says The Beatles would have reformed 'for a laugh'
Paul McCartney leaves Emi
Lyrics

Yesterday
Bio

Bio
This page was last updated 19.02.2010 11:15:19 AM
Please support Slow Radio!
Please enter amount.
   
No   Yes I would like this donation to be anonymous. (don't list my name on the Slow Radio website)

June 2017
There are each month considerable costs to keep Slow Radio going. Some of the expenses include royalty payments for the music, bandwidth costs, server hosting costs etc.

We depend completely on the generous voluntary support that we get from listeners like you.

If you enjoy what we do, please become a supporting listener. Thanks!
Donate safely and securely through PayPal. A PayPal account is not required.