Former Wings guitarist Henry McCullough dies aged 72

Henry McCullough pictured at the launch of a new musical exhibition at Belfast's Oh Yeah Music Centre in 2009. Picture by Declan Roughan
Suzanne McGonagle and Ed Carty, Press Association
SIR Paul McCartney has paid a glowing tribute to his late Wings bandmate Henry McCullough. The renowned guitarist, who also played with Joe Cocker and jammed with Jimi Hendrix, died on Tuesday, four years after a severe heart attack left him incapacitated. McCullough (72) originally from Portstewart, Northern Ireland, was said to have been the only Irish musician to have played at the famous Woodstock festival in 1969. And while he may not have been a household name, he counted Marianne Faithfull and The Who among those he jammed with. He also played lead guitar on Wings' [...]

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