Paul McCartney Plots First Tour of Australia and NZ in 24 Years
The long and winding road is finally bringing Paul McCartney back to Australia and New Zealand.
The Beatles and Wings legend will bring his long-running One On One Tour to these parts later in the year for a whirlwind five-date visit.
Michael Gudinski’s Frontier Touring Company will produce the tour, McCartney’s first in Australian and New Zealand since 1993’s The New World Tour, almost a quarter century ago.
McCartney can be sure to enjoy a warm welcome. Australians have a long memory, and few have forgotten how the Beatles honored a commitment and made the long haul Down Under at the very peak of their fame, back in 1964. On that jaunt, the Beatles played 5,000 capacity rooms. On his December trip, McCartney will fill out stadiums and…