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Paul McCartney Asks For Your 'Meat Free Mondays' Support

September 18, 2014

Former Beatle and current vegetarian Paul McCartney has teamed up with the Meat Free Monday campaign to "catalyze transformative change" and bring awareness to the global footprint that meat production has on our environment. McCartney, along...

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Paul McCartney Preps 3-Disc Collector's Edition of 'New'

September 17, 2014

Paul McCartney is offering fans something New with a special 2CD/DVD collector's edition of his latest LP. The set, out October 28th, will be packaged in a hard-bound book and feature a variety of bonus materials – including behind-the-scenes...

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Bob Dylan, Kiss and More Cover Paul McCartney

September 9, 2014

Half a century ago, Paul McCartney established himself as one of the most influential songwriters ever. Now the former Beatle is getting his due in a big way, with the compilation The Art of Paul McCartney featuring covers of songs by McCartney during...

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Paul McCartney Autographed Guitar Up for Auction

August 13, 2014

A Martin D-28 left-handed guitar signed by Paul McCartney is up for auction, with proceeds going to the Nature Conservancy's African Elephant Initiative. Bidding began on Wednesday on eBay with a starting price of $10,000. Along...

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Paul McCartney to Reissue More Wings Albums

July 28, 2014

Paul McCartney will continue to add to his Archive reissue series with two Wings albums this fall. The group's 1975 LP, Venus and Mars, which contains the single "Listen to What the Man Said," and the following year's Wings at the Speed of Sound, home...

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Paul McCartney: The Long and Winding Q&A

July 17, 2014

In late May, when Paul McCartney canceled or postponed 12 dates on his Out There world tour – citing doctor's orders to rest up after being briefly hospitalized for a mystery virus in Tokyo – many fans were concerned. McCartney wasn't. "People...

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Paul McCartney Bounces Back in Albany

July 6, 2014

A few minutes into his set at Albany's Times Union Center last night, Paul McCartney took a moment to size up the sold-out crowd. "Good evening, Albany," he said with a big grin. "I've a feeling we're going to have a little bit of fun tonight." Behind...

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Paul McCartney Postpones More Dates

June 9, 2014

Paul McCartney has rescheduled the U.S. tour dates he had originally scheduled to begin in mid-June for October. His Out There tour will now resume in Albany on July 5th. The former Beatle is still recuperating from the virus that forced him to postpone...

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Rocket Man: Jared Leto Lifts Off Again

May 21, 2014

It's been a transformative year for Jared Leto. In May 2013, his band Thirty Seconds to Mars released their fourth album, LOVE LUST FAITH + DREAMS, and embarked on (yet another) world tour. A few months later, Dallas Buyers Club premiered...

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Paul McCartney Cancels More Shows Due to Virus

May 17, 2014

UPDATE (5/18): Paul McCartney has postponed two additional shows, moving back concerts set for May 18th and 19th. "Unfortunately my condition has not improved overnight," he said in a new statement on his website. "I was really hoping that I'd be feeling...

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Paul McCartney to Play the South in June

April 8, 2014

UPDATE (4/28): McCartney has added two more dates to his U.S. tour. See below for full dates. UPDATE (4/21): McCartney has added five more dates to his U.S. tour.  UPDATE (4/16): McCartney has added six more dates to his U.S. tour, including...

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After Sluggish Start, Summer Concert Season Finishes Strong

September 17, 2014

At the beginning of the summer, the megastar concert business looked grim — Paul McCartney was sick and had to cancel shows, the Rolling Stones weren't touring in the U.S., none of the biggest superstar acts from U2 to Madonna were...

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Watch Paul McCartney's Full Blues Jam With Johnny Depp

September 5, 2014

Back in July, Paul McCartney released an inspiring music video for his NEW tune "Early Days." The Vincent Haycock-directed clip, which focuses on two aspiring musicians in the American South of the 1950s, also led a massive...

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Paul McCartney Soundtracks Violent Video Game

August 8, 2014

Even a peace-loving vegetarian like Paul McCartney sees nothing wrong with blasting bloodthirsty aliens hell-bent on destroying Earth, or so it would seem now that the former Beatle has collaborated on the score to the PlayStation and Xbox game Destiny....

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Billy Joel to Receive Library of Congress' Gershwin Prize

July 22, 2014

Billy Joel will receive the Library of Congress' Gershwin Prize for Popular Song, which, each year, honors the career of one musician and their dedication to "promoting the genre of song as a vehicle of cultural understanding; entertaining and informing...

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Paul McCartney Releases Five Classic LPs as iPad Apps

July 16, 2014

Paul McCartney has taken a page from Björk's innovative playbook, releasing five of his classic LPs as iPad apps. As The Guardian notes, the albums – Band on the Run, RAM, McCartney, McCartney II and Wings...

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Paul McCartney's Tour Postponement Has Ripple Effect Through Industry

June 12, 2014

Paul McCartney's postponed Out There tour dates left thousands of disappointed fans and promoters scrambling to adjust their schedules. And while the long-term costs of his recent viral infection are likely to be minimal, show delays and cancellations...

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McCartney Hospitalized, Full Recovery Expected

May 22, 2014

Paul McCartney has been hospitalized for the virus that caused him to cancel a string of Japanese dates and one in South Korea earlier this week. A rep for the former Beatle says the treatment he received at a Tokyo hospital was successful. "He will make...

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McCartney Cancels Japanese Tour Due to Illness

May 20, 2014

UPDATE: McCartney has been forced to cancel next week's show in South Korea due to his illness. "I was really looking forward to visiting and playing in South Korea for the first time and I'm sorry to be letting fans down," McCartney said in a statement. Paul...

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Paul McCartney to Play Candlestick Park's Last Concert

April 27, 2014

Paul McCartney is taking his Out There tour back to some poignant sites in Beatles history. The rock legend has just added two new West Coast dates onto his expanding U.S. tour, including a farewell show for the venue where the Beatles played their final...

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