This week, Paul McCartney revealed that he would be rescheduling the Chilean show for his international “Out There” outing. The legendary singer moved his show, back after the plane carrying his equipment was delayed. After news of this delayed show was revealed McCartney also announced that after the South American portion of his tour wraps up early next month that he will be heading to Asia and eventually North America. McCartney has added six additional concerts to his calendar starting with a show on July 9th in Chicago, IL. The singer will then stay on the road until wrapping up his outing on August 14th in San Francisco, California. During the tour McCartney will be promoting his latest studio album, called “New” which was released last October. Tickets are on sale now for the remaining stops along the singer’s massive global outing.
This week the official lineup for the Austin City Limits Festival was announced to the public. According to the announcement, the 13th annual music festival will feature several big name performers for the event which will take place over two consecutive weekends. This festival will take place at Austin’s Zilker Park on October 3-5 as well as October 10-12. According to the announcement, the event will features headliners Eminem, Outkast, Pearl Jam and Skrillex. Other acts who will be performing at the festival include Foster the People, Beck, Lana Del Rey, Calvin Harris and The Replacements. While all of these acts will be performing both weekends, a handful of performers will make one weekend appearances at the festival such as Emily Wolfe, Lorde and Saints of Valory. These acts will be performing the second weekend of the event.
After the final weekend of the event was cancelled last year due to bad weather, ticket sales are expected to be through the roof for this year’s event. Tickets to see both weekends of this wildly popular festival are on sale now and available to the public. Will you be getting tickets to see the Austin City Limits Festival live?