0
FREE SHIPPING On Orders Over $49*
Search
Music > Vinyl > Paul And Linda Mccartney - Ram (180g Vinyl 2LP)
Click to Enlarge

Paul And Linda Mccartney Ram

(180g Vinyl 2LP)

$34.99
23Reward Points
Add to Cart
Availability:
Item: LDM4519
Description
Paul And Linda McCartney RAM on 180g 2LP + Bonus Tracks + Digital Download

Remastered Gatefold 180g 2LP Reissue w/ Bonus Content Plus Digital Download of All 20 Tracks!

Remastering Work Done at Abbey Road w/ the Same Team Who Recently Remastered the Complete Beatles' Catalog!

Also Available on Limited Edition 180g Mono LP

"Ladies and gentlemen, this is an album from a long, long time ago, when the world was different. This is an album that is part of my history, it goes back to the wee hills of Scotland where it was formed. It's an album called RAM. It reminds me of my hippie days and the free attitude with which it was created. I hope you're going to like it, because I do!" - Paul McCartney (2012)

Following the successful recent reissues of McCartney, McCartney II, and 2012's Grammy winner for 'Best Historical Album, Band on the Run, RAM is the latest album from Paul's iconic back catalog to get the deluxe Paul McCartney Archive Collection treatment. As with the previous releases in the series, Paul has personally overseen every aspect of the project and the result is spectacular!

RAM, originally released in May of 1971, is the only album to be credited to both Paul and Linda McCartney and was Paul's second post-Beatles LP. It was overshadowed at the time by the drama of the dissolution of The Beatles, as played out in the world's media. The album topped the charts hitting #1 in the UK and #2 in the US. While RAM polarized critics upon its release, music fans and critics alike since have overwhelmingly embraced it, with Rolling Stone, for example, revising their original review up to 4 stars. Recently RAM has enjoyed even further re-appraisal and acknowledgement including a number of tribute albums.

RAM was written by Paul and Linda, mostly at their Scottish farm on the Mull of Kintyre. In the autumn of 1970 they flew to New York to start the recording process. Without a band in place they auditioned and drafted musicians, who included future Wings drummer Denny Seiwell and guitarists David Spinozza and Hugh McCracken. RAM gave Paul his first solo US #1 single with "Uncle Albert/Admiral Halsey" and a Grammy win for 'Best Arrangement Accompanying Vocalists.'

The band completed the album in early 1971 along with non-album tracks "Another Day" and "Oh Woman, Oh Why" which were released together as Paul's first post-Beatles single ahead of the release of RAM and became a Top 5 global hit. This remastered 180g 2LP, gatefold vinyl reissue includes both songs as bonus tracks along with additional material that didn't appear on the original release.

Paul And Linda McCartney RAM Track Listing:

LP1
1.  Too Many People
2.  3 Legs
3.  Ram On
4.  Dear Boy
5.  Uncle Albert/Admiral Halsey
6.  Smile Away
7.  Heart of the Country
8.  Monkberry Moon Delight
9.  Eat At Home
10. Long Haired Lady
11. Ram On (Reprise)
12. The Back Seat of My Car

LP2
1.  Another Day
2.  Oh Woman, Oh Why
3.  Little Woman Love
4.  A Love For You (John Kelly Mix)
5.  Hey Diddle (Dixon Van Winkle Mix)
6.  Great Cock and Seagull Race (Dixon Van Winkle Mix)
7.  Rode All Night
8.  Sunshine Sometime (Earliest Mix)

Read More Less
Related Videos
Music Direct - How We Pack Your Records
Music Direct - How We Pack Your Records
Music Direct - How to Clean Your Records
Music Direct - How to Clean Your Records
Read More Less
Related Articles
1. Too Many People
2. 3 Legs
3. Ram On
4. Dear Boy
5. Uncle Albert/Admiral Halsey
6. Smile Away
7. Heart of the Country
8. Monkberry Moon Delight
9. Eat At Home
10. Long Haired Lady
11. Ram On (Reprise)
12. The Back Seat of My Car

LP2
1. Another Day
2. Oh Woman, Oh Why
3. Little Woman Love
4. A Love For You (John Kelly Mix)
5. Hey Diddle (Dixon Van Winkle Mix)
6. Great Cock and Seagull Race (Dixon Van Winkle Mix)
7. Rode All Night
8. Sunshine Sometime (Earliest Mix)

Reviews (0)

You must logged in to ask a question, vote on a question, or answer a question. Click here to login.

Stay up-to-date on the latest and greatest in high-end audio

Catalog

Check out the newest Music Direct catalogs

Learn More
Copyright © MusicDirect.com 2016. All Rights Reserved.