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SInger-songwriter, Paul McCartney

Up To Date Macca Tour Dates (so far)

A list of tour dates, tour song tally and our stories about Paul McCartney’s Out There! tour and his other shows. Bookmark this page. It will be updated as news breaks. !!Talk about the tour on our Paul McCartney Tour News page on Facebook. !! Don’t miss our exclusive audio reports about...

/ April 29, 2014

Deja Vu in San Francisco for Macca

Paul McCartney will headline the final concert at Candlestick Park in August, the former Beatle and San Francisco officials said Thursday, ending a back-and-forth drama that had the city competing against the 49ers for the right to play host to the...

/ April 24, 2014

Steve Smith: More music from Johnny Cash; The Kinks’ brothers play again

The latest posthumous music from Johnny Cash, who died in 2003, “Out Among the Stars,” recorded in the early ‘80s, was released this week and debuted at No. 3. Now, his son, country singer John Carter Cash, says that his...

/ April 14, 2014

Steve Smith: Elvis Costello working on Broadway musical; tours by The Standells, The Monkees and more

Burt Bacharach, one of the most successful songwriters in pop music history, is working on two projects simultaneously with Elvis Costello, the two recently announced. The 59-year-old Costello told Noise11 that he and the 85-year-old Bacharach are collaborating on a...

/ April 7, 2014

Beatles Make Music History

It was 50 years ago today that the Beatles really took over the American music charts and radio airwaves. On this day in 1964 the Lads owned all of the Top 5 slots on the Billboard Hot 100 Chart! The...

/ April 4, 2014

Star-studded McCartney tribute LP to feature Dylan, Brian Wilson, Daltrey, more

  “The Art of Paul McCartney,” a 32-track tribute album featuring covers of Paul McCartney songs both from his Beatles days and solo career by the likes of Bob Dylan, Brian Wilson, Roger Daltrey, Jeff Lynne and more, was announced April 3 by Arctic Poppy Records. The company says the...

/ April 3, 2014