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Paul McCartney Happenings by Jon Booth 1999

1980

January

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.. .. Rehearsals start for the Japan tour
.. 16 Paul is jailed for possession of marijuana in Japan
.. 25 Macca is released from jail
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February

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.   20 Paul is interviewed for Rolling Stone magazine
.. 26 Paul attends the British Rock and Pop Awards
. March .
. .. Mixing of Glasgow concert for possible release
.. 26 Filming begins for the "Coming Up" video
.. 27 Last day of filming for "Coming Up"
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April

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.. . Sometime this month a video for "Waterfalls" is shot
. May .
.. .. Wings record "Robbers Ball". Paul is interviewed for Musician magazine sometime this month
.... 17 Paul and Linda appear on Saturday Night Live via satellite from London
.. 19 Paul is interviewed by Tim Rice
.. 20 Paul records an interview for BBC 1
. June .
.... . Wings rehearsals. Paul records demos of songs and sends them to Ringo
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July

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.......    ..  11 Recording sessions begin at Super Bear studios with Ringo. They record "Private property," "Attention," "Sure to Fall," "You Can't Fight Lightening," and 1 other song
.. 16 "Love's Full Glory" is recorded
.. 21 Last session with Ringo
.. August .
.. .. Wings rehearsals for Tug Of War. Sometime during this month, Paul demos many Tug Of War and Pipes of Peace songs including unreleased ones
.. September ..
.. .. Wings rehearsals for Tug Of War
.. October ..
.. .. Paul works on the Cold Cuts album and "Love's Full Glory"
.. 31 Recording begins for "We All Stand Together" and the humming version
.. November ..
.. ..3 Work resumes for "We All Stand Together" and humming version
.. 26 Paul attends the premiere of "Rockshow" in New York at the Zeigfel theatre
.. 27 Paul appears on "Good Morning America" via satellite from London
.. December ..
.. .. Work begins on Tug Of War. Songs recorded are "Rainclouds," "Ode to a Koala Bear," and "Keep Under Cover"
.. 9 Paul finds out John has been shot and killed.  He goes to the recording studio
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