Paul McCartney and Wings

Wild Life

  • Label UMC
  • Genre 60s & 70s
  • Released 07/12/18 07/12/18 07/12/18
  • Cat no 6747401 6772089 6772085

3 CD and 1 DVD Set.

Double CD Digipack features the original album remastered at Abbey Road Studios on CD1 and bonus audio of singles B-sides, and previously unreleased tracks on CD2.

The 2LP features the original album remastered at Abbey Road Studios on LP 1 and bonus audio of singles, B-sides and previously unreleased tracks on LP 2. This edition is pressed onto Double 180 Gram vinyl and comes housed in a retro style ‘tip on’ gatefold with a 12-page 10” booklet plus a 320kbps MP3 download redemption card.

The eleventh release in the Paul McCartney Archive Collection, personally supervised by Paul McCartney. Wild Life, the debut album from Wings, originally released December 1971. Written by Paul and Linda McCartney (with the exception of a cover of Mickey and Sylvia's Love Is Strange), Wild Life is beloved by fans for its raw and direct vibe - having been recorded in just over a week with the majority of tracks laid down in a single take.

4CD - The four-disc (3CD and 1DVD) limited deluxe edition of Wild Life's features the full album remastered at Abbey Road Studios plus 25 bonus audio tracks including rough mixes of the album, original single edits, B-sides, home recordings and other previously unreleased material across three CDs. The set’s DVD features rare footage of acoustic home videos, rehearsals and more. The Wild Life deluxe package includes a 128-page book written by David Fricke telling the story behind the album – including track-by-track information and new interviews with Paul and key album personnel, a 48-page scrapbook of tour diaries, lyrics and set lists, unpublished Polaroids, lyrics, notes and memorabilia from the MPL archives. Wild Life's download redemption card provides access to all audio in HD 24/96kHz unlimited high-resolution versions.

2CD - Double CD Digipack features the original album remastered at Abbey Road Studios on CD1 and bonus audio of singles B-sides, and previously unreleased tracks on CD2.

2LP - The 2LP features the original album remastered at Abbey Road Studios on LP 1 and bonus audio of singles, B-sides and previously unreleased tracks on LP 2. This edition is pressed onto Double 180 Gram vinyl and comes housed in a retro style ‘tip on’ gatefold with a 12-page 10” booklet plus a 320kbps MP3 download redemption card.

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