Listen: Philly Locals cover Paul McCartney in honor of his 70th birthday
Today is Paul McCartney’s 70th birthday and WXPN’s is paying tribute to Sir Paul by playing lots of Paul’s solo music along with covers of his music buy various local bands including Birdie Busch, Hank’s Cadillac, Brother Eye, Juston Stens & the Get Real Gang and others. Below, listen to the Modern Inventors’ cover of “Every Night,” and “Put It There” by Griz. Tonight, at World Cafe Live there will be a special Philly Rising Open Mic: Beatles Edition hosted by Boy Wonder starting at 6:30. At 8 PM Helen Leicht will host a special Philly tribute to McCartney with Juston Stens & the Get Real Gang, Tom Hamilton, Jen Creed, Griz, Adams Wilson Band, Hank’s Cadillac, Graham Alexander and many others.