Helsinki • Friday, August 4, 1972

ConcertBy Wings • Part of the Second leg of the Wings Over Europe Tour
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(Original Caption) Helsinki, Finland: Linda, Stella, and Paul McCartney and the rest of the rock group “Wings” arrived on Thursday morning at Helsinki. The rock group will travel here in a bus. Here the family is moving from the car ferry to the doubledecker.
From Meet the Beatles for Real: Going to Helsinki

Last updated on February 10, 2022


This was the 1st and only concert played at Messuhalli.

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Wings Live - On tour in the 70s

This is the first detailed study of Paul McCartney's Wings on tour in the 1970s. It covers every single concert from the University Tour of 1972, ending with the abandoned tour of Japan in January 1980. A wide variety of primary sources have been consulted, including all available audio and video recordings; press reviews; fan recollections; newspaper reports and tour programmes.

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J. Duffin 1 year ago

I was there in August 1972 -- I don't remember all the songs played but they did play "Give Ireland back to the Irish" -- as confirmed by this 2015 news story -- which also mentions that they played "Long Tall Sally" at the end.

The PaulMcCartney Project 1 year ago

Thanks for the link, J. Duffin !

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