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Friday, October 3, 2014
Paul McCartney recites Shakespeare at San Antonio concert

Paul McCartney performed a benefit concert the Tobin Center in San Antonio on Wednesday night. Inspired by the intimate space, McCartney said, "In a theater like this, I feel like I should be doing Shakespeare or something," and then recited a few lines of Hamlet's "O that this too solid flesh would melt" soliloquy.

Source: Hollywood Reporter
Friday, August 15, 2014
Phoenix couple gets married on stage at Paul McCartney concert

Adam Kowal and Andrea Copado will marry on Oct. 11. Copado read on the Internet that McCartney was ordained (he's not, really), and they decided to make a sign that read, "You're ordained, we're engaged, please marry us tonight!" In between his encores, McCartney stopped the concert and brought the couple on stage.

Source: KTAR, Phoenix
Monday, August 11, 2014
Paul McCartney in vintage form at Dodger Stadium

On Sunday night, Paul McCartney returned to Dodger Stadium, looking fit and giddy and fully recovered from a recent illness. Throughout the night, McCartney swapped instruments, bass to hollow-body electric guitar to grand piano to ukulele, the latter for an emotionally rich version of "Something" dedicated to George Harrison.

Source: Los Angeles Times
Thursday, August 7, 2014
The night The Beatles were trapped in Dodger Stadium

Paul McCartney is getting back to Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles on Sunday for the first time since he played there with The Beatles 48 years ago. Back in 1966, he and the rest of the Beatles ended up trapped in a Lincoln Continental that was smothered fender-to-fender by a frenzied blanket of screaming fans.

Source: Ventura County Star
Mother, daughter get Paul McCartney's signature tattooed after concert

Sharon and Laurel White, mother-daughter McCartney super fans, traveled all the way from San Francisco to Missoula to see him perform on Tuesday. They made signs asking for a signature that caught Paul's eye and he pulled them up on stage to answer their request. They had the autographs made permanent the next day.

Source: KTMF TV, Missoula
Wednesday, August 6, 2014
Vendors slammed with customers at Paul McCartney concert

More than 25,000 people attended Paul McCartney's concert in Missoula, and many stopped to get food. Vendors were slammed for a good four hours with people coming to get food, and it was a good day for sales. Despite long lines, the vendors had fun with the people and just kept working to make sure the line moved fast.

Source: KECI TV 13, Missoula
Monday, August 4, 2014
Photos: Macca fans find Mecca at Target Field

Kurt Bauer of Houston said, "This is our second time seeing Paul. We're going to see Ringo in November." Damara Scheeler of St. Paul said, "We saw him last year and I cried the whole show and I'm pretty sure I'll do the same thing tonight." Scott Webster of Minnetonka said, "Nine years old, Ed Sullivan, had to watch, changed my life."

Source: Minnesota Post
Governor of Minnesota declares August 2 Sir Paul McCartney Day

August 2 has been declared Paul McCartney day in Minnesota, coinciding with the former Beatles member's live show at Target Field on Saturday. It was only McCartney's fourth appearance in the state since 1965 and his first since a gig at the Metrodome in 1993. The Beatles first played Minnesota in 1965 at the Metropolitan Stadium.

Source: NME, UK
Friday, August 1, 2014
300 additional tickets open up for Paul McCartney in Missoula

An extra 300 seats have opened up for Paul McCartney's performance at Washington-Grizzly Stadium. The newly available tickets are part of a block reserved by McCartney's tour that weren't filled. Most of the tickets are in the floor or bowl areas and cost $150 to $250, with a limited number of tickets still available at $49.50.

Source: The Missoulian
Paul McCartney concert considered a big coup for new Tobin Center

Paul McCartney commands top billing in big stadiums, and it's rare to find McCartney at a small venue. So officials with the Tobin Center for the Performing Arts in San Antonio, which will officially open this fall, are understandably giddy over the fact that McCartney will bring his portfolio of hits to the 1,750-seat venue on Oct. 1.

Source: San Antonio Business Journal
Thursday, July 31, 2014
Paul McCartney New Orleans ticket refunds available until Sept. 1

This spring, due to health reasons, Paul McCartney was forced to postpone his scheduled June 19 concert in New Orleans until Oct. 11. Tickets purchased for the original date will be honored in October or refunded, but for the latter, time is ticking. Refunds will be offered only until Monday, Sept. 1, via Ticketmaster.

Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Paul McCartney tickets have highest stadium average an secondary market

Every summer some of the biggest names in music bypass arenas and instead opt to play stadiums, usually at least twice the size. The artist with the most expensive stadium concerts this summer is Paul McCartney, his tickets for stadium dates this year have an average price of $246.29 on the secondary market.

Source: Forbes
Friday, July 18, 2014
Video: Paul getting Out There in Pittsburgh

Paul and the band recently celebrated Ringo's birthday in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and in a new video posted today to his official website, PaulMcCartney.com, Paul reminisces about when he and Ringo first took to the stage together. The second leg of the Out There world tour will resume August 2 in Minneapolis.

Source: PaulMcCartney.com
Friday, July 11, 2014
Shows I'll Never Forget: Paul McCartney, July 9, 2014

At a Paul McCartney concert, you know he will play a lot of Beatles and Wings, toss in some recent tracks, and astound with seemingly boundless energy. On July 9, he treated sold-out crowd to a nearly three-hour show packed with memories, emotions, and a desire to demonstrate that at 72, he has no plans to slow down.

Source: Something Else Reviews
Pizza parlor owners feel connected to McCartney song

Paul McCartney's first appearance in North Dakota will be this Saturday night. The owners of a pizza parlor in Fargo, ND, named after a Beatles song written by McCartney, say they can't take time off to attend his concert but would love to cook for him and his entourage, and pointed out that they do take vegan requests.

Source: Modesto Bee
Monday, July 7, 2014
Video: Couple gets engaged onstage thanks to Paul McCartney

Paul McCartney was playing in Albany on Saturday when he noticed two signs in the audience. The woman's sign read, "He won't marry me til he meets you," the other read, "I've got the ring and I'm 64." Ever the romantic, McCartney arranged for the couple to make their way to the stage for the once in a lifetime proposal.

Source: The Mirror, UK
Paul McCartney resumes Out There tour following illness

Paul McCartney resumed his illness-interrupted Out There tour over the weekend with his first concert in more than two months, delivering a show that ran nearly three hours on Saturday in Albany. He included one new song, "On My Way to Work," that he had never before performed in public. "It's great to be back," McCartney said.

Source: Los Angeles Times
Tuesday, June 24, 2014
Video: Paul McCartney live in Costa Rica

Paul recently played the Estadio Nacional in San Jose, Costa Rica, the third gig of his current tour of Latin America. The show was Paul's first ever concert in the country, and PaulMcCartney.com was on hand to capture his welcome. A video of McCartney greeting fans and playing on stage in San Jose can now be seen on his website.

Source: PaulMcCartney.com
Paul McCartney adds Greensboro, NC, to Out There Tour

Paul McCartney has added Greensboro, North Carolina to his 2014 tour, marking Paul's first ever performance in the city of Greensboro. Paul recently took a quick break from rehearsals for the tour, which resumes July 5 in Albany, NY, to film a special video message to his fans which can be seen on his official website.

Source: PaulMcCartney.com
Thursday, May 15, 2014
Pictures: Paul McCartney arrives in Japan

Paul McCartney arrived in Japan today, a few days before opening the latest leg of his 2014 Out There tour with two dates at the National Stadium in Tokyo. These shows will be followed by a night at the historic Nippon Budokan and finishing with a show in Osaka. Paul was met at the airport by excited fans and a robot.

Source: PaulMcCartney.com
Monday, May 12, 2014
Paul McCartney hints Ringo may join him on stage at Dodger Stadium

In a radio interview, Paul McCartney was asked if any of his many L.A.-based musician friends would be sitting in with him at Dodger Stadium. He said, "It's always a possibility, you know. It depends who's in town ... That's one of the great things about L.A. is that nowadays I have millions of people I know out there, not least of all Ringo."

Source: Ultimate Classic Rock
Friday, May 9, 2014
Paul McCartney to return to the historic Budokan

Almost 48 years since The Beatles began the Asian leg of their 1966 tour at the Budokan, Paul McCartney will return to the legendary venue with his current 2014 Out There tour. Paul said, "It's very exciting to be returning to the Budokan because it is a very special place and was the first place we played in Japan."

Source: PaulMcCartney.com
Tuesday, May 6, 2014
Paul McCartney stays on top of US ticket sales charts

According to ticket website BuyAnySeat.com, Paul McCartney tickets have continued to top the U.S charts since he released seats to the 2014 North American leg of his global Out There Tour. Considered the most successful musical artist of all time, McCartney opens his 19-city domestic tour in Lubbock, Texas on June 14.

Source: Intercooler Online
Fans warned to beware of fake McCartney tickets

Prices are already climbing into the thousands for people who claim to have tickets to this summer's Paul McCartney show in Missoula, Montana. But Adams Center officials are telling fans lured by some of these so-called offers online they're buying illegitimate tickets and risk losing their money if they fall for the schemes.

Source: KAJ 18, Montana
Monday, May 5, 2014
Ticket prices slashed for Paul McCartney at Dodger Stadium

Ticket website Ticket Down has rolled back concert ticket prices across the board on all Paul McCartney tickets at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles and Candlestick Park in San Francisco. Ticket Down delivers tickets to sold out concerts and events worldwide when no one else can, and they do so at discounted prices.

Also See...  Source: Midland Daily News
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Paul McCartney logo spotted on side of Ecuadorian mountain

To commemorate his first-ever show in Ecuador, local authorities and the Ecuadorian Beatles fan club collaborated to put a giant reproduction of the distinctive logo on McCartney's "New" album across Pichincha Mountain, which overlooks Quito, the Ecuadorian city where McCartney performed earlier this week.

Source: Ultimate Classic Rock
Tuesday, April 29, 2014
Paul McCartney plays first ever show in Ecuador

Paul McCartney played his first ever show in Ecuador last night. He took to the stage at the Estadio De Liga in Quito, 2,800 metres above sea level, making it the highest concert Paul has ever played. McCartney performed for almost three hours and also gave a special rendition of All You Need Is Love on the piano.

Source: STV
Monday, April 28, 2014
Paul McCartney wow 40,000 in Peru

Paul McCartney performed his long-awaited concert at Lima's National Stadium on Friday night to the delight of throngs of Peruvians. Around 40 thousand fans enjoyed McCartney's huge talent and hist wo-and-a-half-hour long landmark concert. Some fans had been camping outside the stadium since the day before.

Source: Peru This Week
Paul McCartney tickets sell out in 20 minutes in Minnesota

According to representatives from the Minnesota Twins, tickets for Paul McCartney's forthcoming Target Field concert that went on sale at 10 a.m. Monday morning were sold out in just 20 minutes. The Beatles first performed in Minneapolis in 1965, their only stop in the city, McCartney last appeared there in 2005.

Source: WCCO TV, Minnesota
Missoula and Phoenix added to McCartney U.S. Out There tour

More dates for Paul McCartney in the US have been announced. He will make his first ever appearance in Missoula, Montana when his Out There tour rolls into Washington-Grizzly Stadium on August 5. And Paul returns to Phoenix, AZ for an August 12 show at the US Airways Center, his first date in the area since the March 2010.

Source: PaulMcCartney.com
Paul McCartney adds Los Angeles date to US tour

Paul McCartney will return to Los Angeles with an Aug. 10 date at Dodger Stadium, his first major L.A.-area concert since two-nights at the Hollywood Bowl in 2010. A public on-sale for the concert, part of McCartney's "Out There" tour, is set for May 5, but various pre-sales will enable fans to purchase tickets as early as tomorrow.

More Information  Source: Los Angeles Times
Friday, April 25, 2014
McCartney concert tickets sell out in 1 hour in Texas

The Paul McCartney concert scheduled for June 14 in Lubbock is now sold out, all remaining tickets sold in an hour after they went on sale to the general public at 10 a.m. this morning. The capacity for the concert is set at 11,500. There are still VIP packages available with prices that range from $470 to $2000 per person.

Source: KCBD TV, Lubbock

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