Paul McCartney live at Yankee Stadium, New York

8.00pm, Saturday 16 July 2011 (2 years ago)

Billy Joel was a surprise guest at the second of Sir Paul McCartney‘s two consecutive nights at the Yankee Stadium in New York City.

Joel played piano during the version of The Beatles’ I Saw Her Standing There in the first encore section. He had previously guested at McCartney’s opening show at New York’s Citi Field stadium, and McCartney had played at Joel’s show at the final Shea Stadium concert.

McCartney’s band was Paul ‘Wix’ Wickens (vocals, keyboards, guitar, percussion, harmonica), Brian Ray (vocals, guitar, bass), Rusty Anderson (vocals, guitar) and Abe Laboriel Jr (vocals, drums).

The setlist:

Forthcoming dates in the On The Run tour:

July 2011

  • 24 – Comerica Park, Detroit, MI
  • 26, 27 – Bell Centre, Montreal, Quebec
  • 31 – Wrigley Field, Chicago, IL

August 2011

  • 1 – Wrigley Field, Chicago, IL
  • 4 – Great American Ballpark, Cincinnati, OH

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