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Wings started to soar!

Wings started to soar!

Published at 6:00am 2nd August 2018.

Wings start to soar on this day.

It was on the 3rd August in 1971 that Paul McCartney made the big announcement.

He formed his new band with his wife Linda.

It also had former Moody Blues guitarist and singer Denny Laine in the line up:

For more of the best music from the decade - listen to Stray 70s