Discover islay & kintyre via the seven miles of twists and turns of the single track road it’s a wild and desolate place, even when the sun is shining. Mull of kintyre - the song mull of kintyre was written by paul mccartney and denny laine and released by wings as a single in 1977 this music video, which accompanied the release, was recorded on saddell beach, kintyre, and. Find a wings (2) - mull of kintyre first pressing or reissue complete your wings (2) collection shop vinyl and cds. Three kintyre books there are several examples of the single fealty foot, both in scotland and in northern ireland the one at dunadd. Mull of kintyre by wings song when the official charts company compiled a list in 2012 of the top-selling singles of all time, mull of kintyre/girls' school.
In 2000, the beatles released the album 1, which gathered every single by the band that had topped the charts in either the us or the uk the collection itself went on to top the chart across the globe and became the best selling cd of the 21st century, to date having sold over 31. Find great deals on ebay for mull of kintyre single and chariots of fire vangelis lp shop with confidence. Mull of kintyre and girls' school (a rocker that had been previously recorded for london town) were released as a double a-sided single on 11 november 1977, independently of the album it was also included on the wings compilation wings greatest in 1978, and the uk/canada version of mccartney's 1987 compilation album. Exploring the kintyre peninsula in scotland is a journey into a world of whisky, ancient history and beaches here are my highlights and top things to do. Browse our kintyre, nd single-family homes for sale view property photos and listing details of available homes on the market.
A private scottish island has gone on sale for £550,000 - and with the mull of kintyre estate just 15 miles away, counts sir paul mccartney has a neighbour gigalum island, off the west coast of scotland, boasts just over 19 acres, a modern house with three ensuite bedrooms, private beaches and. Girls' school / mull of kintyre, a single by wings released november 14, 1977 on capitol (catalog no 4504 vinyl 7) genres: folk pop. Kintyre (scottish gaelic: cinn tìre although campbeltown has a reputation as a producer of some of the world's finest single malt whisky. Wings: linda and paul, with danny laine strolling in the heather during filming of the promotional film for their mull of kintyre single then, in 1998.
7 single on 45cat: wings - mull of kintyre / girls' school - capitol - uk - r 6018. Mull of kintyre by wings (i don't mean it is a bad song, but i don't find it so extraordinary) i bought the single in the 70's for girls school raul. Find great deals on ebay for wings mull of kintyre in 7 1970s pop music singles shop with confidence. It is one of britain’s biggest-selling singles of all time, but it started as the couple’s personal “love song” to kintyre, a rugged headland.
” mull of kintyre ” went on to be the first single in the uk to sell over 2 million copies, it was to be the best-selling single of all-time in the uk, beating the beatles single ” she loves you ” which had the record up to that point. Mull of kintyre is a popular 1977 song by former beatle paul mccartney and his band wings the song was written by mccartney and bandmate denny laine in tribute to the picturesque kintyre peninsula in argyll and bute, scotland, where mccartney had owned a home and recording studio since the. The song was written in tribute to the picturesque kintyre peninsula in scotland and its headland, the mull of kintyre, where mccartney has owned high park farm since 1966 the song was wings's biggest hit in britain where it became the 1977 christmas number one, and was the first single to sell over two million copies nationwide.
Mull of kintyre b/w girl's school capitol records, israel, 7 single w/ picture sleeve, 1977,scarce rose color vinyl (above picture appears red, but actual color is rose. Mull of kintyre / girls' school, a single by wings released november 11, 1977 on capitol (catalog no r 6018 vinyl 7) genres: folk pop rated #225 in the best singles. Campbeltown single malt scotch whisky campbeltown was once a thriving malt whisky region of no fewer than 34 distilleries – no mean feat for a small and remote settlement at the bottom of the long kintyre peninsula.
Like scotland love kintyre how a remote part of scotland became the backstory to one of the biggest selling singles of all time. Find a wings (2) - mull of kintyre / girls' school first pressing or reissue complete your wings (2) collection shop vinyl and cds.