Paul McCartney: Tug of War / Pipes of Peace

Paul McCartney: Tug of War / Pipes of Peace

By Jeff Strowe

Long forgotten, these reissues may be a mixed bag, but prove essential when reflecting on the ex-Beatle's vast volume of work. 2 Oct 2015 // 2:30 AM

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