Give Ireland Back To The Irish (Rehearsal)

Documentary • For Wings
Timeline This film has been released in 1972
Release date:
Dec 07, 2018
Filming date:
Mar 07, 1972
Filming location:
Paul's home, Cavendish Avenue, St. John's Wood, London, UK

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On March 7, 1972, Wings was interviewed by ABC News at Paul McCartney’s London home, in St John’s Wood. They were filmed rehearsing “Give Ireland Back To The Irish“. According to, a 7-minute-long video shows them performing three takes of the song, while the interview of Paul and Linda McCartney lasted about 9 minutes.

A 3:41 minute video of the rehearsals, entitled “Give Ireland Back To The Irish (Rehearsal)“, was released in 2018 on the “Wild Life – Archive Collection“. It is erroneously labelled as being recorded on February 1, 1972.


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