The Paul McCartney Project

Spies Like Us / My Carnival

By Paul McCartney7" Single • Part of the collection “Paul McCartney • Singles

Timeline More from year 1985
UK release date:
Nov 18, 1985
R 6118

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Track list

Side 1


Spies Like Us

Written by Paul McCartney

4:47 • Studio versionA

Paul McCartney :
Backing vocals, Bass, Drums, Electric guitar, Keyboards, Percussion, Producer, Tambourine, Vocals
Linda McCartney :
Backing vocals
Eric Stewart :
Backing vocals
Phil Ramone :
Eddie Rayner :
Kate Robbins :
Backing vocals
Ruby James :
Backing vocals
Hugh Padgham :

Session Recording:
September 1985
Studio :
Hog Hill Studio, Rye, UK

Session Mixing:
September 1985
Studio :
Hog Hill Studio, Rye, UK


My Carnival

Written by Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney

3:59 • Studio versionA

Paul McCartney :
Crowd vocals, Piano, Producer, Vocals
Linda McCartney :
Backing vocals, Crowd vocals, Piano
Denny Laine :
Backing vocals, Bass, Crowd vocals
Jimmy McCulloch :
Crowd vocals, Electric guitar
Joe English :
Crowd vocals, Drums
Tony Dorsey :
Crowd vocals, Trombone
Alan O'Duffy :
Recording engineer
Ken Lexton :
Crowd vocals, Trumpet
George Porter Jr. :
Cow-bell, Crowd vocals
Benny Spellman :
Bass backing vocals, Crowd vocals

Session Recording:
May 12, 1975
Studio :
Sea-Saint Recording Studio, New Orleans, USA


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Candice chapman 3 years ago

I'd like to buy the song Spies like Us through I tunes. What do I do?

The PaulMcCartney Project 3 years ago

Hello Candice,
I'm sorry, but don't know iTunes. Also seeing that it's not available on Amazon or Spotify. It might be difficult to buy it as online!