Paul McCartney coming to Louisville

KFC Yum Center show will be former Beatle's first Louisville show

rcopley@herald-leader.comApril 8, 2014 

Paul McCartney at Yankee Stadium

Paul McCartney performs in concert at Yankee Stadium in New York, Friday, July 15, 2011. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes)


McCartney, 71, has played Lexington once, at Rupp Arena on a 1990 tour that marked the first time he had played quite a bit of Beatles material live since the band's 1970 breakup. He also performed a May 1993 show at Cincinnati's now-demolished Riverfront Stadium. According to a Live Nation statement, this will be McCartney's first appearance in Louisville.

Read the post at Rich Copley's blog, Copious Notes.

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