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Paul McCartney on MGMT and Bob Dylan

The former Beatle discusses collabos that may never happen. Click here for details!

When it comes to collaborations, Sir Paul McCartney seems to be a “Rules” kind of guy. Basically, he’s old fashioned and into the idea of potential collaborators making the first move to get the ball rolling.

And he’s got his eyes on a few people in particular.

“I’d like to work on some more dancey stuff with MGMT. But it has to happen organically,” he told UK gossip blog Zoe Griffin [via]. “We need to talk about it. I can’t call them. If they called me, I’d say, ‘How did you get my number?’ But I’d do it.”

McCartney also addressed rumors of a Bob Dylan pairing, saying he’d be interested if Dylan called him first.

“So much has been written about me doing a collaboration with Bob or me doing a collaboration with Ringo and Bob. But that is not happening yet. We’re nowhere near,” he said. “I did say I wanted to work with Bob but that was ages ago and he hasn’t been in touch. I can’t contact him. That’s not cool.”