Gettin’ back on the road: Paul McCartney kicks off new US tour tonight in New Jersey
NEPA's Classic Rock
Sept 11 2017
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Paul McCartney launches a new U.S. leg of his ongoing One on One Tour with a two-night stand in Newark, New Jersey, taking place tonight and tomorrow at the Prudential Center.
The Newark shows are one of four two-night engagements the former Beatles star will play at venues in the New York City area during the trek, along with Madison Square Garden, Barclays Center in Brooklyn, and Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Uniondale, New York. McCartney's U.S. leg also includes a September 23 concert scheduled in Syracuse, New York, and winds down with shows on October 1 and 2 in Detroit.
After his stateside outing, Sir Paul has shows lined up in Brazil, Colombia and Mexico in October, and then will head Down Under in December for his first tour of Australia and New Zealand since 1993.
In other news, McCartney has contributed his talents to a new album by French-British singer and actress Charlotte Gainsbourg titled Rest, Billboard reports. The record will be released on November 19. As previously reported, the rock legend also will appear on upcoming albums by Ringo Starr and Foo Fighters, the respective Give More Love and Concrete and Gold, both of which will hit stores this Friday, September 15.
Here are all of McCartney's upcoming U.S. dates:
9/11 -- Newark, NJ, Prudential Center
9/12 -- Newark, NJ, Prudential Center
9/15 -- New York, NY, Madison Square Garden
9/17 -- New York, NY, Madison Square Garden
9/19 -- Brooklyn, NY, Barclays Center
9/21 -- Brooklyn, NY, Barclays Center
9/23 -- Syracuse, NY, Carrier Dome
9/26 -- Uniondale, NY, NYCB LIVE's Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum
9/27 -- Uniondale, NY, NYCB LIVE's Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum
10/1 -- Detroit MI, Little Caesars Arena
10/2 -- Detroit MI, Little Caesars Arena
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Paul's New York takeover kicks off tonight in Newark! Let us know if you're heading to any of the shows in the comments below... #OneOnOne pic.twitter.com/OptMF0vic8— Paul McCartney (@PaulMcCartney) 11 de septiembre de 2017