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Someone asked me today...
« on: August 31, 2016, 07:53:04 PM »

A guy I know asked me today, "What's the difference between John and Paul?"

I said, "As people or musically?"

He said, "Both."

I told him what I thought for five or ten minutes.  One of the points I made was that McCartney had immense talent and a way with melodies that is almost unrivaled.  John was very artistic and had a style that Paul could probably never do.  I also told him that there is so much overlap that it is difficult to categorize anything about them when comparing the two. 

If one made a statement about Paul you could probably find an example from John that would apply to him too.  (and vice-versa.)

As people it is easier to explain. 
« Last Edit: August 31, 2016, 07:55:09 PM by Greg »

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Re: Someone asked me today...
« Reply #1 on: August 31, 2016, 08:27:32 PM »

I wonder if that works with all creative people who are that close. Mick and Keef? Paul and Arty? I wonder too about the Finn brothers.