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Fri Jun 14, 2013, 03:19 AM

See McCartney on Colbert last night doing "Mr. Kite?"

Last edited Fri Jun 14, 2013, 04:08 AM - Edit history (1)

Still wanna talk shit about electronic music?

I didn't think so.

http://www.colbertnation.com/the-colbert-report-videos/427086/june-12-2013/paul-mccartney----hi--hi--hi-----being-for-the-benefit-of-mr--kite--

EDIT: They took the video down. Sorry My statement about pooh-poohers of tech still stands, however.

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Reply See McCartney on Colbert last night doing "Mr. Kite?" (Original post)
dogknob Jun 2013 OP
msongs Jun 2013 #1
dogknob Jun 2013 #2
msongs Jun 2013 #3
dogknob Jun 2013 #4
taterguy Jun 2013 #5

Response to dogknob (Original post)

Fri Jun 14, 2013, 03:50 AM

1. "dont freak out but that video is no longer available" oops should be "this video" nt

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Response to msongs (Reply #1)

Fri Jun 14, 2013, 04:06 AM

2. Aw. Man!

That's a shame. It was quite good.

First time he's ever attempted something like "Mr. Kite" is on his current tour.

There's a reason for that: the original on Sgt. Pepper is "electronic music." Playing live with a 5-piece band, and having it sound GREAT, certainly utilizes most of the goodies I frequently hear complaints about from the "Music Approved By Jann Wenner" crowd.

We got some new instruments out there, folkies. Just like all the old ones, there's plenty of people who can't play 'em, but the people who can are just wonderful... and they're not all knights.

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Response to dogknob (Reply #2)

Fri Jun 14, 2013, 04:13 AM

3. thanks for the tip tho, others are available including a catchy interview with the witty Sir Paul n

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Response to msongs (Reply #3)

Fri Jun 14, 2013, 04:17 AM

4. Begrimed!


I watched the whole episode, I guess about 10 minutes before they pulled it down...

"Begrimed" was a setup for a brilliant bit Colbert did later on.

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Response to dogknob (Original post)

Fri Jun 14, 2013, 06:32 AM

5. Yes, I wanna talk shit about electronic

I just don't particularly like it.

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