Fine Line    b/w    Growing Up Falling Down

Paul McCartney
 
Fine Line - Front Cover Fine Line - Rear Cover
Fine Line - Front Cover Fine Line - Rear Cover
Fine Line - A-side Label Fine Line - B-side Label
Fine Line - A-side Label Fine Line - B-side Label

Label Parlophone
Catalogue No.'s R 6673            (00946 334259 7 2)
CDR 6673      (00946 338207 2 2)
CDRDJ 6673 (One-track promo C.D.))
Matrix No.'s
(etched into the 7")
A-side: R 6673 A-1
B-side: R 6673 B-1
Country of Origin England
Release Date 29th August 2005
U.K. Chart Detail :
Entry Date :4th September 2005
Highest Position :20
Weeks in Chart :1 ... so far
Detail : Paul's fifty-fifth single and a pre-cursor to the new album, "Chaos and Creation in the Backyard"
Credited to "Paul McCartney".
Written and composed by Paul McCartney.
Produced by Nigel Godrich
Production Assistant: Dan Grech-Marguerat
Engineer: Darrell Thorp
A-side Recorded at Air Studios, London.
B-side Recorded at Ocean Way Recording, L.A.
Mixed at Ocean Way Recording, L.A. Mastered by Alan Yoshida.
Line art by Brian Clarke.
Art Direction by Paul McCartney and Stylorouge London.

Side A - Fine Line                            (3:05)

Paul plays: Bosendorfer Grand Piano, Baldwin Spinet, Hofner Bass, Epiphone Casino Electric Guitar,
Martin D28 Acoustic Guitar, Ludwig Drums, Shakers and Tambourine. Strings performed by The Millennia Ensemble, Arranged and conducted by Joby Talbot.
Side B - Growing Up Falling Down (3:27)
Paul plays: Petersen Classical Guitar, Crown Upright Piano, Hofner Bass, Epiphone Casino Electric Guitar. James Gadson played Drums.
Jason Falkner played Classical Guitar and Grand Piano.
Pedro Eustache played Duduk and Dijeridu.

The 7" is on incredibly thick heavyweight vinyl, protected in a die-cut white card inner sleeve.
This is then housed in a luxurious thick card spined sleeve.
Also inside the sleeve is a large lyric poster (14" square) which repeats the cover line art and includes the lyrics to the A-side.

There is a two-track C.D. single available which has a different second track - "Comfort In Love".
There are import three-track C.D. singles available that have all three tracks mentioned above.

There was also available a one-track promo C.D. with catalogue number CDRDJ 6673.

The single entered the U.K. charts on 4th September 2005 at number 20.

I am led to believe that as of 2nd December 2005 Fine Line had sold about five and a half thousand copies.

See images, audio and video at Paul's own site.


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