Part of the Beatle’s charm lies in his vacillation between the banal and the profound, sometimes within a single song. Despite its dark moments, his 17th solo album is firmly within this tradition. Some artists, facing the autumn of their creative years, get busy drafting a life-summary statement that could suffice as a last real stand. Think … It beggars belief, but Paul McCartney may have written the best song of 2018 so far. Egypt Station is a minor entry in a major catalog, a Paul McCartney record for people who like Paul McCartney records. Though he may never produce an … It’s been five years since Now, the pumped-up, amped-up album Paul McCartney recorded with hip producers like Mark Ronson. Now, in a classic Macca flip, he returns to the more traditional rock sounds of Memory Almost Full, his best album of … Teaming with Greg Kurstin-- a producer best-known for helming Adele's Grammy-winning 25, but also a musician in his own right, collaborating with Inara George in the savvy retro duo the Bird and the Bee-- is a signal from Paul McCartney that he intends Egypt Station, his 18th solo album, to be a thoroughly modern affair. Paul McCartney’s ‘Egypt Station’ – A Review Posted on September 11, 2018 by beatlesblogger One of Australia’s leading music critics has given Paul McCartney a big thumbs up for Egypt Station , released last Friday. Paul McCartney invites you on a musical journey to Egypt Station, estimated time of arrival September 7, 2018 by way of Capitol Records. Sharing a title with one of Paul’s own paintings, Egypt Station is the first full album of all-new McCartney music since 2013’s international chart-topping NEW. With so much material in between the tracks of Egypt Station, there are other songs which should not be overlooked such as “Happy With You.”A beautiful acoustic guitar-driven piece, it is a touching look into McCartney’s life where he fights through hard times to find happiness at the end of the dark tunnels. Paul McCartney Egypt Station American Songwriter think the 17th solo release from the music legend is "an album that constantly projects joy and musical adventurousness" while Rolling Stone say it's "structured like a ride on the cosmic train" This is the best McCartney album since Flaming Pie. One you can listen to from begining to end, while relaxing and having a good time. It is a … Paul McCartney expands his sonic range in brilliant form while keeping his writing in a stagnant place in our review of 'Egypt Station' Paul McCartney Egypt Station Capitol, out Fri Rating: More than any other living soul, Paul McCartney has written songs that stand the test of time. Paul McCartney Egypt Station **** For the past several years, Paul McCartney has been stuck in something of a no-win situation as far as releasing new records: first off, many people see fit to pit his more recent material against classic Macca such as “Maybe I’m Amazed” or “Band on the Run” and/or bemoan the fa Paul McCartney may have a reputation as the most optimistic of the Beatles, but some of his music belied that stereotype. The concept behind Egypt Station is readily digestible: each song is a different train station stop on the trip that constitutes the full album. With … Egypt Station, releasing September 7 on Capital Records, is McCartney's 25th post-Beatles album. Yes, that includes releases billed to Wings (or Paul McCartney & Wings), and the all- or mostly-all cover albums. The Verdict: Egypt Station is a minor entry in a major catalog, a Paul McCartney record for people who like Paul McCartney records. Egypt Station is Sir Paul McCartney’s 25th album of songs since the break-up of the Beatles (and that is not counting another dozen classical, electronic and … PAUL McCARTNEY "Egypt Station" BOTTOM LINE Another pop-leaning chapter in Macca’s legendary career.. Paul McCartney isn’t done innovating just yet. At age 76, Paul McCartney is still horny as hell. Judging by the advance singles from the former Beatle’s new album Egypt Station, the guy … McCartney describes each song as a station on life’s journey. It’s a theme unravelled on the tracks that throw back to his prime eras, where Egypt Station’s real magic lies Part of the Beatle’s charm lies in his vacillation between the banal and the profound, sometimes within a single song. Despite its dark moments, his 17th solo album is firmly within this tradition. Some artists, facing the autumn of their creative years, get busy drafting a life-summary statement that could suffice as a last real stand. Metacritic Music Reviews, Egypt Station by Paul McCartney, The 17th full-length solo studio release for the rock and pop singer-songwriter was produced by Greg Kurstin (and one track produced by … It beggars belief, but Paul McCartney may have written the best song of 2018 so far. Egypt Station is a minor entry in a major catalog, a Paul McCartney record for people who like Paul McCartney records. It’s been five years since Now, the pumped-up, amped-up album Paul McCartney recorded with hip producers like Mark Ronson. Now, in a classic Macca flip, he returns to the more traditional rock sounds of Memory Almost Full, his best album of the millennium so far. Teaming with Greg Kurstin-- a producer best-known for helming Adele's Grammy-winning 25, but also a musician in his own right, collaborating with Inara George in the savvy retro duo the Bird and the Bee-- is a signal from Paul McCartney that he intends Egypt Station, his 18th solo album, to … Paul McCartney’s ‘Egypt Station’ – A Review Posted on September 11, 2018 by beatlesblogger One of Australia’s leading music critics has given Paul McCartney a big thumbs up for Egypt Station , released last Friday. Paul McCartney invites you on a musical journey to Egypt Station, estimated time of arrival September 7, 2018 by way of Capitol Records. Sharing a title with one of Paul’s own paintings, Egypt Station is the first full album of all-new McCartney music since 2013’s international chart-topping NEW. With so much material in between the tracks of Egypt Station, there are other songs which should not be overlooked such as “Happy With You.”A beautiful acoustic guitar-driven piece, it is a touching look into McCartney’s life where he fights through hard times to find happiness at the end of the dark tunnels. Paul McCartney Egypt Station American Songwriter think the 17th solo release from the music legend is "an album that constantly projects joy and musical adventurousness" while Rolling Stone say it's "structured like a ride on the cosmic train" This is the best McCartney album since Flaming Pie. One you can listen to from begining to end, while relaxing and having a good time. It is a lively album, full of confidence and energy. Paul McCartney expands his sonic range in brilliant form while keeping his writing in a stagnant place in our review of 'Egypt Station' Paul McCartney Egypt Station Capitol, out Fri Rating: More than any other living soul, Paul McCartney has written songs that stand the test of time.