There was a richness to the Columbia record deal that had given Paul a substantial publishing catalog and the label certainly had ambitions at the time. We did those two songs in an afternoon. One of the great regrets I have from that period was that by the time we got to Japan, we had worked out the kinks in our show and things were starting to gel. It was all candid stuff. There's some twists and turns and depth to challenge us but he's not out to lose us and forget what brought us all here in the first place.
He and Linda were a definite influence on my life and marriage. They were a wonderful example of how a husband and wife can work together. She is extremely musical and now she has her own band called Walking In Space, who are being produced by Randy Jackson. Had Paul not been busted, were there definitive plans for Wings to tour the United States and other countries in 1980? We bonded musically and that was it. That very year Juber recorded his solo debut album, Solo Flight.
I'm told it's even better. According to Trevor Jones the late Wings roadie , it was an overdub that took all night to record and Henry was pretty much in tears by the time they finished recording. And he does a bang-up job on the 14 classics included here. Juber gave up a lucrative and highly successful studio career when invited to join Paul McCartney and Wings. Juber: She was completely unpretentious. The best way I can describe it is Dream Girls meets Spinal Tap.
Juber: Every time I hear a Beatles record I gain a new appreciation. The Beatles were a significant part of the whole thing happening in music. From this period dates his first solo album Standard Time only released on vinyl. And yes, I think she should be recognized along with Jim Marshall, Henry Diltz and other rock photographers of that ilk. They played all the big American hits as well as Motown, which of course, was great. Typically the song was there, but in terms of production, getting the sound and arrangements right, that mostly took place in the studio. His book, Magical Mystery Tours is amazing.
Things We Said Today 5. Juber: Well, Wings was a supergroup. Juber: I think so, certainly in the musical sense. Pet Sounds was not a huge hit in America but it was the Sergeant Pepper precursor in England. The disc, which was recorded at Laurence's home studio and produced by his wife, Hope, features 14 tracks, most of which avoid the well-worn territory of other cover albums. The drums were placed in a room where the coffee machine was. Obviously there were other dynamics going on within the band in terms of where Paul and Linda were at in their lives, what was going on with Denny in his life, the more personality-driven aspects of the band.
In 1990, he released his second solo album, Solo Flight. Dennis Murphy, the reporter who did the piece, is a fan and requested me. He was just a lovely guy and very gentle. Juber: The question is what am I not up to? What was it was like working with him and then, of course, his experience with your lovely wife, Hope. I had no idea we were quite that big.
He tends to raise the concept level of his projects and is a Beatle insider going back to the White Album. Amplifiers sound different at 50 cycles than they do at 60 cycles. His latest, Steve McQueen: A Tribute to the King of Cool Dalton Watson Fine Books, 2010 is availble on and. Juber: Absolutely, it would have made a significant difference. Then the challenge was to separate the intro harmonica motif from the melody. Then I got into Clapton, Beck, Page — the English blues-driven players. A couple of years later he took up the study of classical guitar and then went on to earn a music degree from the London University, Goldsmith College.
In 1999 Juber was named as the number one Fingerstyle Guitarist of the Year. Marshall Terrill is the author of more than a dozen books. In 1978 he joined the Paul McCartney group Wings as lead guitarist, where he spent the next two years. It was then I realized that this was something that I wanted to do for a living, but I also recognized that I had a certain kind of versatility. The highlight for me was the whole second Glasgow concert.