The Best Recordings of 2007

December 31, 2007

by Kevin O’Hare, Playback

1. The Shins, “Wincing The Night Away” (Sub Pop).
2. Kanye West, “Graduation” (Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam).
3. Modest Mouse, “We Were Dead Before the Ship Even Sank” (Epic).
4. Paul McCartney, “Memory Almost Full” (Hear Music/Starbucks).
5. Southern Culture on the Skids, “Countrypolitan Favorites” (Yep Roc).
6. Alicia Keys, “As I Am” (J Records).
7. Radiohead, “In Rainbows” (inrainbows.com).
8. Ryan Adams, “Easy Tiger” (Lost Highway).
9. Bruce Springsteen, “Magic” (Columbia).
10. Winterpills, “The Light Divides,” (Signature Sounds/Soft Alarm).

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The Beatles: Love

December 31, 2007

john-paul.jpgMelissa Gaudron, reviewer

The moving behind-the-scenes story of the making of Cirque du Soleil’s tribute to the Fab Four.

Paul McCartney and John Lennon, Abbey Road studios, Feb. 11, 1968.
Photo: AP Photo/Apple Corp

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Heather forced to sell home

December 31, 2007

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EXCLUSIVE Heather forced to sell £3M pad Paul bought her She says it’s only way to pay off her £1.5M law bill

By Louise Ford

Heather Mills says she will have to sell the £3.25million mansion Paul McCartney bought her to pay the legal bills for her divorce.

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Heather Mills 'Wooing Bankers' For Vegan Chain

December 31, 2007

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She’s potless until divorce settled…

By: C Taylor

Heather Mills’ plans to open a chain of vegan restaurants have stalled in the midst of her bitter divorce battle.

The former model has taken to attempting to “woo bankers” to raise the funds for her project, as her protracted financial battle with multi—multi-millionare musician Paul McCartney continues to rage.

A source tells The Mail, “Heather has had an intimate dinner with members of a well known corporate bank to try to secure funding.
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The Death of High Fidelity In the age of MP3s, sound quality is worse than ever

December 31, 2007

 www.rollingstone.com/news/story/17777619/the_death_of_high_fidelity


Quotes of the year 2007 (Entertainment , one by Heather Mills)

December 30, 2007

quotes.jpg“I’ve been chased and hounded for 10 months and told I’m a publicity-seeker, yet I’ve never gone out and done anything.” — Heather Mills, on her high-profile divorce from Paul McCartney.


Liverpool 8

December 30, 2007

RINGO STARR’S NEW STUDIO ALBUM, LIVERPOOL 8, TO BE RELEASED JANUARY 15 ON CD, USB WRISTBAND & DIGITALLY Album Launch Includes Digital Single Release, Concert Event in Liverpool, National TV Appearances and Major Promotions with AARP, Amazon.com, NPR’s ‘World Café,’ Pinger, QuickTime, U.S. Airways, VH1Classic.com and Others Read the rest of this entry »