MTV Unplugged

Season 2 Episode 3

Paul McCartney

Aired Friday 10:00 PM Apr 03, 1991 on MTV - Music Television
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Paul McCartney
"MTV Unplugged," the critically acclaimed acoustic music series, world premiered a one hour performance with the legendary Paul McCartney on Wednesday, April 3, 1991. The performance was simulcast via the Global Satellite Network. Taped on January 25, 1991 at the Limehouse Studios in London, McCartney, accompanied by Paul "Wix" Wickens on keyboards, Blair Cunningham on drums, Robbie McIntosh on guitar, Hamish Stuart on bass and Linda McCartney on keyboards, gets acoustic in front of an intimate studio audience. Song selections include such classic hits as "We Can Work It Out," "Blackbird," "She's A Woman," "Here There And Everywhere," "I've Just Seen A Face," and two blues songs that inspired McCartney early in his career, "Blue Moon Of Kentucky" and "Be-Bop-A-Lula." McCartney also gives a rare performance of "I Lost My Little Girl," the first song he ever wrote at the age of 14. The Beatles -- then called the Quarry Men -- performed the song until 1960 but never recorded it. Recorded 1/25/91 at London Limehouse TV Studios - London Set List: 01. Be Bop a Lula 02. Mean Woman Blues 03. Matchbox Blues 04. The Midnight Special 05. I Lost My Little Girl 06. Here, There, and Everywhere 07. San Francisco Bay Blues 08. Blue Moon of Kentucky 09. We Can Work It Out 10. I've Just Seen a Face 11. Every Night 12. She's a Woman 13. And I Love Her 14. The Fool 15. Things We Said Today 16. That Would Be Something 17. Blackbird 18. Hi Heeled Sneakers 19. Good Rockin' Tonight 20. Singing the Blues 21. Junk 22. Ain't No Sunshinemoreless

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