Band on the Run is a suite that consists of three parts. The song starts sober with a slide guitar and synthesizers, with Paul McCartney singing about his fate as a prisoner. After 1: 20 min is this about to a faster piece in which the phrase If we ever get out of here . Later Paul McCartney that that phrase comes from a comment fromGeorge Harrison at a meeting of the Beatles with Apple Records. The third and last part begins after 2: 05 Min. music explodes and is acquired by acoustic guitars, that the escape and liberation.
Chart Positions[Edit][edit | edit source]
|Band on the Run in the Dutch Top 40
Radio 2 Top 2000[Edit][edit | edit source]
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in the Radio 2 Top 2000
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