Almost three months after revealing Paul McCartney would be playing in the 2013 Bonnaroo Music Festival, the fest Wednesday finally announced when he would play as it unveiled its full schedule.
McCartney’s performance is scheduled from 9 to 11:30 p.m. June 14 on the festival’s What Stage. Preceding him on the same stage that day will be Wilco, Passion Pit, Local Natives and Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue. Other big name acts that same day include ZZ Top, Jim James, John McLaughlin and the 4th Dimension and Wu-Tang Clan.
Paul McCartney’s son James will appear on his own June 15 from 1:20 to 2:10 p.m.
Other artists appearing at the festival, which runs from June 13 to 16 in Manchester, Tenn., include Mumford & Sons, Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers, Weird Al Yankovic, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Dwight Yoakam, John McLaughlin and the 4th Dimension, Billy Idol, Gov’t Mule, ZZ Top, Björk, Jim James, David Byrne and St. Vincent and R. Kelly.
Four-day passes are available. Festival apps for iPhone, iPad, Android and the Mac with schedule information and more are also available from your nearby App store.
In other Out There news, Paul McCartney’s official website Tuesday added a gallery of Out There tour rehearsal photos by Macca’s official photographer MJ Kim.
The photos, both in color and black-and-white, show Paul McCartney directing the the band, Paul and the group in the midst of the rehearsals on a platform stage, interview sessions and relaxing. The photos were first leaked to the internet last Friday. The tour begins Saturday.
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