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Following more than a year of speculation, Paul McCartney announced recently the “Got Back Tour,” a 13-city return to U.S. stages, kicking off April 28 with McCartney’s first-ever show in Spokane, Wash., and running through to June 16 in East Rutherford, N.J.


Following more than a year of speculation, Paul McCartney announced recently the “Got Back Tour,” a 13-city return to U.S. stages, kicking off April 28 with McCartney’s first-ever show in Spokane, Wash., and running through to June 16 in East Rutherford, N.J., where Sir Paul will play MetLife Stadium for the first time since 2016.

“Got Back” will see McCartney’s live debuts in Hollywood, Fla.; Knoxville, Tenn.; and Winston-Salem, N.C.; his first Fort Worth, Texas. and Baltimore, Md., shows since 1976 with Wings, and 1964 with The Beatles, respectively; and his first Oakland Calif., date in 20 years. The tour also will include stops in cities where McCartney has put in more recent yet no less unforgettable performances, including Boston, Los Angeles, Orlando, Fla., Seattle and Syracuse, N.Y.

Tickets for all “Got Back” tour dates are on sale now. For a full itinerary, check paulmccartneygotback.com.

“Got Back” marks McCartney’s first series of live shows since his “Freshen Up Tour” wrapped in July 2019 — its 39-date 12-country odyssey concluding with a triumphant sold-out show at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles — a performance that instantly attained legendary status, generating rave reviews and Best of 2019 notices including:

“… Wow. After several decades now of writing about music and facing the perpetual challenge of translating what is beyond words into understandable language, that’s the best I can muster. Here in the heady aftermath of Paul McCartney’s final show of his ‘Freshen Up’ tour at Dodger Stadium along with 50,000 of my fellow Angelenos on July 13, 2019 — Wow.” — AMERICAN SONGWRITER

“The perfect display of the philosophy McCartney has embodied over his 60-year career in music … the perfect bow to tie up the perfect show, with the final lyric of the night an ever-appropriate one: ‘And in the end, the love you take is equal to the love you make.’” — BILLBOARD

“Macca continues to put artists half his age and younger to shame with epic shows featuring his crackerjack band and a jukebox of hits” — ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY Best Live Music Performances of 2019

“The best thing about a McCartney show is how many generations of people leave with the broadest smile upon their face. Whether it’s the first time they’ve seen him or the 10th, he never, ever, disappoints.” — FLAUNT

“McCartney was in top form, his voice effortlessly climbing to the heights it always hit so easily back in the day …” — THE LOS ANGELES TIMES

“The total and complete immersion into MaccaLand was colorful and loud, rocking and rolling, nostalgic and present, and, above all, in the truest sense, marvelous. … And, in the end, the love McCartney has taken for 60 years was equal to the love he’s made for generations.” — RELIX

“Definitely, we’re amazed by Paul McCartney’s blowout Dodger Stadium show … McCartney remains a show-stopping entertainer of the highest order.” —VARIETY

With songs like “Hey Jude,” “Live and Let Die,” “Band on the Run,” “Let It Be” and so many more, the Paul McCartney live experience is everything any music lover could ever want from a rock show: Hours of the greatest moments from the last 60 years of music — dozens of songs from Paul’s solo, Wings and, of course, Beatles catalogues that have formed the soundtracks of our lives.

McCartney and his band have performed in an unparalleled range of venues and locations throughout the Americas, the UK, Europe, Japan, Australia, New Zealand and all points between: outside the Coliseum in Rome, Moscow’s Red Square, Buckingham Palace, The White House, a free show in Mexico for more than 400,000 people, the last ever show at San Francisco’s Candlestick Park, where The Beatles played their final concert in 1966, a 2016 week in the California desert that included two headline sets at the historic Desert Trip festival and a jam-packed club gig for a few hundred lucky fans at Pappy & Harriet’s Pioneertown Palace, and even one performance broadcast live into Space.

Featuring Paul’s longtime band — Paul “Wix” Wickens (keyboards), Brian Ray (bass/guitar), Rusty Anderson (guitar) and Abe Laboriel Jr. (drums) — and constantly upgraded state-of-the-art audio and video technology that ensures an unforgettable experience from every seat in the house, a Paul McCartney concert is never anything short of life-changing.

PAUL McCARTNEY “Got Back Tour 2022”

Thursday, April 28: Spokane, Wash., Spokane Arena

Monday, May 2: Seattle, Wash., Climate Pledge Arena

Tuesday, May 3: Seattle, Wash., Climate Pledge Arena

Friday, May 6: Oakland, Calif., Oakland Arena

Friday, May 13: Los Angeles, Calif., SoFi Stadium

Tuesday, May 17: Fort Worth, Texas, Dickies Arena

Saturday, May 21: Winston Salem, N.C., Truist Field

Wednesday, May 25: Hollywood, Fla., Hard Rock Live

Saturday, May 28: Orlando, Fla., Camping World Stadium

Tuesday, May 31: Knoxville, Tenn., Thompson-Boling Arena

Saturday, June 4: Syracuse, N.Y., Carrier Dome

Tuesday, June 7: Boston, Mass., Fenway Park

Sunday, June 12: Baltimore, Md., Oriole Park

Thursday, June 16: East Rutherford, N.J., MetLife Stadium

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