By: Nevra Azerkan
I have been super hyped about the release of this album from the day that Sir Paul McCartney began its promotion. October 15th (for the U.S.) marked the day that the album, NEW was released; his first solo album in six (6) years.
There are the many that were eager for the release and then some others who were already saying it wouldn’t compare to the best Beatles record and that is a big mistake that people make. They compare every solo effort to a hit Beatles record and you just can’t do that. It’s not realistic to base one person’s artistic achievement on the combined efforts of four guys who became musical legends. You can, however, compare his previous solo efforts (I mean there’s like 16, right?) and reference his time with Wings and of course, The Beatles because it’s only natural.
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