Paul McCartney

How to play chords like Paul McCartney (Part 2)

In the second part of our Paul McCartney lesson we head into a world of moving basslines and slash, seventh and diminished chords as a songwriting genius broadens his horizons.

Pete Townshend says he inspired Macca to self-record first solo album, McCartney

Townshend may have sparked the Beatle's home recording passion.

How to play chords like Paul McCartney (Part 1)

Continuing our look at the chord shapes and sequences used by The Beatles, we get inside the head of Paul McCartney and find a songwriting genius with an enthusiasm for minor chords and chords from outside the key.

The 10 Best Guitar Tracks to Hear This Week

This week's playlist features forgotten recordings, new reissues and monster riffery

A Cort acoustic guitar, signed by Paul McCartney and Idris Elba, is on auction for charity

It raises funds for S.T.O.R.M, which offers support to those suffering from domestic abuse.

The Big Listen: Paul McCartney – McCartney III

Half a century after his first self-titled solo volume, and 40 years on from the synth-heavy second entry in the series, Paul emerges from ‘rockdown’ with part three

Check out the gear Paul McCartney used on his self-recorded McCartney III

The list includes a ’54 Fender Tele, a ’63 Hofner 500/1 Bass and more.

Paul McCartney teases upcoming documentary with Rick Rubin

The announcement arrives ahead of McCartney III, dropping this Friday (18 December).

Beatles, Yoko Ono and sons remember John Lennon, 40 years on from his death

“I will always be proud and happy to have known and worked with this incredible Scouser!”: Paul McCartney
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