Why did Paul McCartney choose the pseudonym 'Paul Ramone' to record with the Steve Miller Band?

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He adopted the stage name "Paul Ramone" early in the Beatles career; he revived it for his session with Steve Miller. (The song was "My Dark Hour", with the same guitar riff as Miller's later "Fly Like An Eagle".) McCartney often worked under pseudonyms with collaborators, so they wouldn't have to pay him (or EMI) any royalties or fees.
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Is Jesse McCartney related to Paul McCartney?

No, they are in no way related and Jesse has said that several times.They both just happen to be incredibly talented guys with the same last name. However the two have met in an unusual circumstance leaving Jesse completely in awe. Jesse was recording at the Henson Studios when he was working on his ( Full Answer )

Who is Paul McCartney?

James Paul McCartney is a musician, composer and singer. He sang, composed and played several musical instruments for the legendary pop group The Beatles where he was part of the songwriting partnership of Lennon/McCartney. McCartney was born in Liverpool, England in 1942. McCartney's father was ( Full Answer )

Is Paul McCartney really dead?

Although it is very sceptical to some people, there is allot of evidence that backs up the death of Paul McCartney! I am a believer from watching and reading up on the evidence. Here is a documentary about it: Paul McCartney Really Is Dead: The Last Testament of George Harrison I truthfully am ( Full Answer )

Why is Paul McCartney famous?

Paul McCartney was the bassist for the Beatles, the most influential band in the history of rock'n'roll He is also famous for his solo career as a musician, his sometimes scandalous personal life (mostly in his younger days), and his activism in the peace movement, animal rights, and vegetarianism

What instruments did Paul McCartney play?

He is a great singer. He also plays bass, guitar, piano and drums too name some. But many others that were only once like sleigh bells, stylophone, kazoo, ukelele and harmonica.

Was Paul McCartney inspired by anybody?

He was a huge fan of Buddy Holly. I read that, in his younger days, George got to meet him and Paul was sooo jealous. And then not long after, Buddy Holly died. Now Paul owns all the rights to his songs and collections I believe.

Did Paul McCartney die?

The truth is, Paul McCartney is not dead. He is aged 67 and alive and well. Rumors about his death arise from time to time. No, this is a conspiracy by who knows what group. Paul McCartney is alive and well today.

Do you like Jesse McCartney or Paul McCartney?

I obviosly love paul McCartney more because he has way better music, and is way better at singing. i love paul!!!!! i actually prefer Jesse.....mostly because he relates to me more than paul does

What are Paul McCartney bands?

Paul McCartney is best known for his work with two bands: The Beatles and later Wings. However, earlier in his life he was in bands that preceded The Beatles. These bands were The Quarrymen, Johnny and the Moondogs, The Rainbows and the Silver Beatles.

Which beatles record did Paul McCartney play drums?

"Back In The USSR," "Dear Prudence," "The Ballad Of John & Yoko," "Why Don't We Do It In The Road?," & "Wild Honey Pie." Four of those songs are from The White Album, Ringo left the band for a short period of time during the recording of The White Album and Paul took over the drums while he was gone ( Full Answer )

Why could george harrison not join paul mcCartneys first band?

At the time, Paul and John were in a skiffle band called The Quarrymen. An enthusiastic guitarist, George had repeatedly asked to play in the band, but John had always denied him, insisting that he was too young. On one occasion, however, George did sit in for the band's guitarist, who was sick.

When will paul McCartney record a new album?

Not soon enough. However, it has been announced he is working on a piece for the NYC Ballet. The following is from Stuart Bell's "For Whom the Bell Tells...Issue 14" The new ballet is the first time that Paul has written an original orchestral score for dance and will premiere in September. The New ( Full Answer )

Songs of paul McCartney with chords?

I don't know the chords to the songs but I do know like alot of his songs that he sang in the Beatles like hello goodbye , yesterday, and alot more just go on you-tube and there is like all the info you need on there.

What song did paul mcCartney of the beatles record?

Paul recorded wrote and sang hundreds of songs in his career.He wrote and sang with the beatles songs like Yesterday, elenor rigby, hey Jude , let it be , get back, cant buy me love, and co wrote with john many songs as well .

Does Paul McCartney have a girlfriend?

I think at his age they're called "Ladyfriends", not "girlfriends", but hey ... if that's what floats your boat I'm sure there are plenty of geriatrics happy to have some young lass change their bedsheets.

Did Paul McCartney believe in God?

McCartney became an atheist at fourteen, after his mother's death from breast cancer. In the 1990s he said "I'm not religious, but I'm very spiritual." His 2001 song "Freedom" (written in the wake of 9/11; he was aboard an airliner that was in line at Kennedy Airport, with the same planes used in t ( Full Answer )

Why did Paul McCartney quit the band?

There are several reasons The Beatles broke up, as well as many different theories as to why they broke up. The most logical reason is the differences in their lives and their growing apart, but many believe that it was because of Yoko Ono, John's wife.

When was Paul McCartney dead?

It is a popular rumor that Paul McCartney died in a car crash in 1966. However, he has not died.

Why was Paul McCartney a jerk?

Paul McCartney was not a jerk, and although I agree he can be bossy, he had to be. Everyone perceives him as a jerk, when someone had to take charge of the band, and that was Paul. Paul isn't my favorite Beatle but he really is a great guy and in my opinion, knowing a lot about The Beatles, they wou ( Full Answer )

What are Paul McCartneys?

They are usually British bass players/singer/songwriters found on the coastal areas of England, called Liverpool.

How did Paul McCartney get George Harrison in the Beatles band?

Paul had to convince him because John thought George was too young. So, Paul set up an "audition" in the upper part of a bus that they normally took and George played for John, who was impressed and decided to bring him into the band.

Is Paul McCartney circumcised?

I doubt it By the time he was born the English had pretty well woken up to the fact that circumcision was a waste of time and cruel to boot. Non religious circumcision may have originated in Britain but because of its proximity to the rest of Europe and its involvement with many cultures throughout ( Full Answer )

Did Paul McCartney die in 1968?

No, he's still around today and playing in concerts. Towards theend of the Beatles a roumor started that he died in a car crash in1966 but it's not true. It all started when they made the cover forAbbey Road he walked across the street barefooted and peoplethought that meant he was dead and got repl ( Full Answer )

What is paul McCartney doing?

Paul McCartney recently married his third wife Nancy Shevell. He had released his jazz-type album called Kisses on the Bottom in Feburary. On July 27th, He performed "Hey Jude" at the 2012 London Olympics Opening Ceremony. He has continued to tour and touch the hearts of millions. As of now, he is ( Full Answer )

Where did Paul McCartney live in Liverpool?

I don't know exactly where he lived but I have been there. He lived in a small house in a long road. Surronded by loads of other houses. But sadly Ringos house has been torn down and replaced with a block of Flats!

Did paul McCartney die of cancer?

No. As of 2010, Paul is very much alive and well. However, his mother, Mary, had breast cancer and died of an embolism after an operation to stop it from spreading. His wife, Linda, died of breast cancer in 1998. George Harrison, former bandmate of Mccartney, died of cancer on the 29th November 2 ( Full Answer )

Where does Paul McCartney live in Arizona?

He owns a ranch outside Tucson; this is where his first wife Linda died. (Their code name for the ranch was "Santa Barbara", to allow them privacy when they visited. This led to some confusion, in the days following her death.)

Was paul McCartney self tought?

For the most part, yes. However, Paul did take piano instruction during the Beatle years to improve his technique. Listen to what he is playing at the beginning of the Let It Be film. That was one of his "practice pieces".

Which bands have been influenced by Paul McCartney?

That's a very difficult question to answer without actually knowing from the bands themselves, but it's fair to say that the band Oasis gets much of it's inspiration from the Beatles and therefore Paul McCartney. But in my opinion many of the alternative and generic rock bands of the last twenty yea ( Full Answer )

Has paul McCartney written an autobiography?

No, but there is an authorized biography by Hunter Davis (the same author that did the authorized Beatles biography) called 'Many Years From Now'. Paul worked with Davis while he was writing this book.

Why wasn't Paul McCartney on iTunes?

The Beatles (like Paul McCartney) were not on itunes. But now, I saw on a commercial, their music will be on there soon. So, their music should appear soon!! Hope that helps!!

How does Paul McCartney really die?

Paul McCartney dies and here's how one day Paul was at the recording studio and was mad at Ringo .Paul left the recording studio going home and Ringo was already at home waiting for pauls arrival but Paul never came Paul pick up a hitchhiker named Rita and they say he got distracted with Rita and cr ( Full Answer )

When was paul McCartney married?

He was married to Linda Eastman from March 12th 1969 - April 17th 1998. He was married to Heather Mills from June 11th 2002 - March 17th 2008. And he has been married to Nancy Shevell since October 9th 2011.

Was paul McCartney really close to his band members?

Yes, with the music being the main thing that bound them together. Towards the end of the Beatles, McCartney became increasingly estranged from the other three, although there were some difficulties between all of them.

Why is Paul McCartney called Paul?

Paul McCartney is called Paul because that was his middle name/stage name. He most likely didn't like the name 'James', so he called himself Paul. His full name is James Paul McCartney.