The Paul McCartney Project

Robber's Ball

Written by Paul McCartneyUnreleased song

Related sessions

This song has been recorded during the following studio sessions


Overdubs for Cold Cuts project

September / October 1986

Other songs from the "Back To The Egg" era



Maisie

Officially appears on Standard Time


Weep for Love

Officially appears on Japanese Tears


Same Time Next Year

Officially appears on Put It There

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Song facts

Robber’s Ball – recorded in Lympne Castle, Kent, in Autumn 1978, during the Back to the Egg sessions. All these over the top vocals suggest that Paul never saw this as regular song, but something to be put on a Cold Cuts comp, from the start.

Last updated on April 22, 2016

Bootlegs


MoMac's Hidden Tracks Vol.13

Unofficial album

3:57 • Studio version


MoMac's Hidden Tracks Vol.13

Unofficial album

3:56 • Studio version


Complete Cold Cuts

Unofficial album

3:53 • Alternate take • Final Mix 1


Complete Cold Cuts

Unofficial album

4:11 • Alternate take • Final Mix 2


Cold Cuts

Unofficial album • Released in 1996

4:02 • Studio version


Live performances

Paul McCartney has never played this song in concert.


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