News

Paul McCartney’s performance shuts down Hollywood Boulevard

Paul McCartney’s performance shuts down Hollywood Boulevard

Sir Paul McCartney during a summer performance. Photo: Associated Press

Sir Paul McCartney shut down Hollywood Boulevard in Los Angeles on Monday night for a televised street gig.

The former Beatle performed a 15-song set as part of an appearance on late-night show “Jimmy Kimmel Live!”

McCartney played two songs from the roof of the El Capitan Theater before heading down to street level to complete the show for an estimated 10,000 fans.

As part of his set, the singer/songwriter performed a handful of classics and three songs from his forthcoming album New, which will be released next month.

Recent Headlines

in Local

Springfield Metro Unemployment Level Lowest Since 2007

Fresh
unemployment

The Springfield metro area has recorded another drop in unemployment.

in Local

Springfield Armed Robbery Suspect Caught on Camera, Police Seek Tips

Fresh
natures_select_suspect

A man wielding a box cutter tried to hold up a new pet store near downtown Springfield

in Local

Fuel Leak Closes Road Near New Berlin

policetape2

No one was injured in the crash.

in Local

Salaita Sues U of I Over Rescinded Job Offer

university illinois

A professor who lost a University of Illinois job offer over his profane, anti-Israel Twitter messages has sued.

in Local

Springfield Man Shot Near King and Stuart

gun

Another Springfield man has been shot, but is expected to be okay.