THE 2018 REISSUES OF WILD LIFE AND RED ROSE SPEEDWAY + WINGS 1971-73 - THE LATEST INSTALMENTS OF THE GRAMMY-WINNING PAUL McCARTNEY ARCHIVE COLLECTION - ARE IN STORES FROM TODAY.
Originally released on this day in 1971 (December 7th),Wild Life was Wings' debut album written by Paul and Linda McCartney (with the exception of a cover of Mickey & Sylvia's ‘Love Is Strange’).
Beloved by fans for its raw and direct vibe - having been recorded in just over a week with the majority of tracks laid down in a single take. _Wild Life_’s limited deluxe edition (3CD, 1DVD) features the full album remastered at Abbey Road plus 25 bonus audio tracks including rough mixes of the album, original single edits, B-sides, home recordings and other previously unreleased material.
Wild Life is available in the following formats: Four-disc (3CD, 1DVD) Deluxe Edition, 2CD Special Edition, 2LP Vinyl and Digital/Streaming. Fans can get their copy at their local record store or online HERE!
Released in April 1973, Red Rose Speedway was the first Wings album to hit #1 on the U.S. chart and features the #1 single ‘My Love'.
The Red Rose Speedway limited deluxe edition (3CD, 2DVD + Blu-ray) features the original album remastered at Abbey Road plus 35 bonus audio tracks, including a reconstruction of the originally conceived "Double Album" version_,_ singles, B-sides, alternate mixes, James Paul McCartney TV Special and previously never before seen film The Bruce McMouse Show.
Red Rose Speedway is available in the following formats: Six-disc (3CD, 2DVD + Blu-ray) Deluxe Edition, 2CD Special Edition, 2LP Vinyl and Digital/Streaming. Fans can get their copy at their local music store or online HERE!
The 11-disc Paul McCartney and Wings 1971–73 numbered limited edition super deluxe compilation features not only the entire contents of the Wild Life four-disc numbered limited deluxe edition and of the Red Rose Speedway 6-disc numbered limited deluxe edition but also the exclusive live album, Wings Over Europe. This exclusive collection features 20 previously unreleased, newly mixed live tracks recorded over the course of 5 shows, an introduction featuring Paul recounting memories of the 1972 tour, a 96-page photo book including previously unreleased images by Linda McCartney and Captain Snap, a replica of the 1972 Wings Over Europe tour program, and access to downloadable 24/96kHz unlimited high-resolution audio versions.
Fans can pick up their copy of Wings 1971-73 super deluxe online HERE!
Learn more about the Wild Life and Red Rose Speedway Deluxe Editions in the videos below: