Happy Paul McCartney’s 79th Birthday: Even His Mumbo Junk Songs are Luminous

Most of the world knows of the greatness of his masterpieces. But here on his 79th birthday it’s worth noting that even his lesser songs by Paul McCartney always possessed a singular spark of greatness. “Of all the songwriters of our era,” Paul Simon said, “I think McCartney is the greatest melodist.” Sure, “greatest” is … Continue reading Happy Paul McCartney’s 79th Birthday: Even His Mumbo Junk Songs are Luminous More