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Today we get a good listen to the bass line on the Beatles’ song, “Dear Prudence” from the 1968 album known as The White Album.

Paul McCartney covered a lot more than just the bass on this one – including drums, piano, flügelhorn, tambourine, cowbell, handclaps and backing vocals – according to t[……]

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It’s a strange world indeed when even Paul McCartney can’t get the respect he deserves.

Sure, he’s half of the greatest songwriting team that ever existed. And yes, his little band The Beatles did alter the face of popular music, becoming the biggest-selling and best-loved act since the inventi[……]

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What kind of bass amp does paul McCartney use?  In addition to his trusty Voxbass amps which he’s used since his Beatles days he also uses an Ashdown 

This was called the “AC-100 Bass Cabinet.” This was the cabinet that Paul McCartney powered with an Vox AC-100 amp head during the touring y[……]

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To Brian Smithey for setting me straight on James Jamerson.  A point that is not so well known about Paul McCartney’s early bass playing (1962-1965) is …. Paul’s ampcan barely handle the pressure and that actually adds some charm to the 

Paul McCartney’s electric guitar parts (solos on “T[……]

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In 1961 Paul McCartney purchased a left handed Hofner 500/1 Violin Bass from Steinway’s Music in Hamburg Germany, an event that would make Hofner a 

Yet, even with that little bass guitar, Paul McCartney brought rock bass playing many a step forward. He used a Hofner for every concert and reco[……]

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But also note: Rickenbacker basses feel very different from Fender hearing the Beatles and Paul McCartney 70s solo stuff, specially on the 

In the hands of bass-masters including Paul McCartney, Chris Squire, and Geddy Lee,Rickenbacker 4000-series basses forged a solid reputation for distin[……]

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Through the 1990s, Paul used a Wal 5 string bass in the studio and for part of his page from the McCartney bass book when it comes to 5 string bass playing.

This is the Wal Basses and Electric Wood History page from begining to present  by many world-class players like Geddy Lee, Mick Karn[……]

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“Paul McCartney is the first name that appears in our minds when we listen to a classic Beetles song. Although he left the group, he is one of the most famous ex-Beetles who had a very successful solo singer career. With an estimated fortune of £475 million, he has been played more than 7,000,000 ti[……]

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As you know, The Beatles: Rock Band is on the horizon, and dated for the 9 September – less than 4 months away.

As a result, we’re starting to see more details coming out about the game, including all of the special edition controllers, which we’ve brought you some news of previously.

But now[……]

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Hofner Violin BassPaul McCartney, Jubilee, Bass Direct: For sale, Limited  of the world’s most distinguished bass guitars, the Hofner Violin Bass Guitar offers 

John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and Pete Best  He recalls having to “tie string around John Lennon’s guitar amp[……]

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