1978 highlights


January


Home recordings

Circa 1978


"London Town" sessions #6

January 4 to 23, 1978 • Songs recorded during this session appear on London Town


Mixing "Girlfriend"

Jan 12, 1978 • Songs recorded during this session appear on London Town


Paul McCartney: Songsmith

Jan 15, 1978 • From ITV


Mixing "Don't Let It Bring You Down"

Jan 18, 1978 • Songs recorded during this session appear on London Town

February


Backing track for "Goodnight Tonight"

Feb 06, 1978 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Goodnight Tonight / Daytime Nighttime Suffering

March


The very private life of Paul and Linda McCartney

Mar 21, 1978 • From US Magazine



With A Little Luck / Backwards Traveller

By Paul McCartney • 7" Single

Mar 24, 1978 • Released in the UK

Wings' Linda Speaks

Mar 25, 1978 • From Record Mirror


London Town

By Wings • Official album

Mar 31, 1978 • Released in the UK

London Town

By Wings • Official album

Mar 31, 1978 • Released in the US

April


Cruising with Macca

Apr 01, 1978 • From Melody Maker


McCartney Goes To Town

Apr 08, 1978 • From Liverpool Echo



The Trial of James Paul McCartney

Apr 29, 1978 • From New Musical Express

May


"Same Time Next Year" session

May 5th-6th 1978 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Put It There

June


I've Had Enough / Deliver Your Children

By Wings • 7" Single

Jun 16, 1978 • Released in the UK


"Back To The Egg" sessions #1

June 29 - July 27, 1978 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Back To The Egg

July


Interview with GOLD

1978 • From GOLD


August


London Town / I'm Carrying

By Wings • 7" Single

Aug 26, 1978 • Released in the UK

September


3rd Buddy Holly Week

Sep 06, 1978


"Back To The Egg" sessions #2

September 11 to 29, 1978 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Back To The Egg

October


"Back To The Egg" sessions #3

October - December 1978 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Back To The Egg


"Rockestra" session

October 3-4, 1978 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Back To The Egg


Recording "Getting Closer", "Baby's Request"

October 16-17, 1978 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Back To The Egg

November


Wings Greatest

By Wings • Official album

Nov 02, 1978 • Released in the UK

Wings Greatest

By Wings • Official album

Nov 13, 1978 • Released in the US

December


"Back To The Egg" sessions #4

December 1978 - February 1979 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Back To The Egg


October


I've Had Enough

1978 • For Wings • Directed by Keith McMillan


London Town

1978 • For Wings • Directed by Michael Lindsay-Hogg


Oriental Nightfish

1978 • For Linda McCartney • Directed by Ian Eames


With A Little Luck

1978 • For Wings • Directed by Michael Lindsay-Hogg

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