Paul McCartney live: Joe Louis Arena, Detroit

Paul McCartney performed at the Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan, USA, on 21 October 2015.

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It was the penultimate show of the Out There Tour, which lasted for 91 dates between May 2013 and October 2015.

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During the first encore McCartney invited a girl celebrating her 17th birthday onto the stage, and led the crowd into a singalong of ‘Happy Birthday To You’. He and the band then performed The Beatles’ 1968 song ‘Birthday’, an impromptu addition to the setlist.

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A newlywed couple also made it onto the stage, and the bride, Brianne Kiesgen, was rewarded with a McCartney signature on her shoulder.

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Here’s a clip of the opening three songs of the show:

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).

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Paul McCartney – Out There Tour (2013-2015)

Concert setlist

Out There Tour dates

Last updated: 22 February 2024
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