Paul McCartney has confirmed he will be returning to the nation’s capital. McCartney last played in Washington, DC in 2013 at Nationals Park. This time Paul’s brand new One On One Tour will make a stop at Washington D.C.’s Verizon Center on August 9, 2016. Tickets for the Washington D.C. date go on sale Monday, April 25 at 10:00am EST.
As with every Paul McCartney tour, One On One has a dazzling set featuring dozens of classics songs from his incredible catalog of music. Selections span Paul's entire career including his hits as a solo artist, as a member of Wings and as a Beatle. Opening to rave reviews, One On One is the first new Paul McCartney tour since he capped off his incredible 2015 tour, in which he played 27 shows in 22 cities throughout the world. McCartney even made an historic debut in South Korea, delighting the crowd at Seoul Olympic Stadium. Fan’s at the show refused to stop singing the refrain to “Hey Jude” forcing Paul to reprise the song in the first encore, playing that signature bass-line live for the first time.
Seeing Paul McCartney live is an experience every music lover dreams of and Paul certainly gives all a fan could ever want from a rock concert. His performances offer nearly three hours of some of the greatest songs from the last 50 years in music, many of which have formed the soundtrack to life’s most memorable moments. McCartney and his band have played in an unimagined array of venues including Buckingham Palace, The White House, Moscow's Red Square, and a free show in Mexico for over 400,000 people. There was even one performance that was broadcast live into apace.
Touring with Paul will be his band for over ten years which includes Paul "Wix" Wickens on keyboards, Brian Ray on bass, guitarist Rusty Anderson and drummer Abe Laboriel. The One On One Tour also features a brand new production utilizing state of the art audio and video technology ensuring an exceptional experience from no matter what seat in the house. The stage show showcases massive screens, lasers and fireworks. Not to mention a Paul McCartney show offers a once in a lifetime event transcending and elevating live music.
Tickets for Paul McCartney’s One On One Tour can be purchased here. American Express® Card Members can purchase tickets before the general public beginning Thursday, April 21 at 10am EST through Sunday, April 24 at 10pm EST. Passwords for pre-sale tickets can be found on the Paul McCartney website. Ticket prices range from $59.00-$250.00. Select concert tickets are available on AXS. To stay up-to-date on all One On One Tour information check PaulMcCartney.com for further announcements.
PAUL McCARTNEY ONE ON ONE North American Dates 2016
April 19 & 20 - Vancouver, BC - Rogers Arena
April 30 - Little Rock, AR - Verizon Arena
May 2 - Sioux Falls, SD - Denny Sanford Premier Center
May 4 & 5 - Minneapolis, MN - Target Center
July 8 - Milwaukee, WI - SummerFest
July 10 - Cincinnati, OH - US Bank Arena
July 12 - Philadelphia, PA - Citizens Bank Park
July 19 - Hershey, PA - Hersheypark Stadium
July 21- Hamilton, ONT - FirstOntario Centre
August 7 - East Rutherford, NJ - MetLife Stadium
August 9 – Washington D.C. – Verizon Center
August 13 - St. Louis, MO - Busch Stadium
August 17 – Cleveland, OH – Quicken Loans Arena