The Paul McCartney Project

The Joint • Sunday, April 19, 2009

ConcertBy Paul McCartney
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Country:
USA
City:
Las Vegas
Location:
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
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From USA Today’s “Postcard from the road: Paul McCartney rocks Las Vegas”:

The occasion: Two nights after his acclaimed headline gig at Coachella, Paul McCartney rocked The Joint Sunday night, capping the opening weekend of the Hard Rock Hotel’s super-sonic $60 million venue that doubles the capacity of the same-named hall that closed in February. Sir Paul set a world record by selling out the house in seven seconds on Valentine’s Day. General admission tickets cost $195 to $700 (for suite seats) but fetched thousands from scalpers. It’s only love.

Macca the knife: McCartney, 66, remains a sharp and agile performer, his voice as supple, warm and elastic as ever. Trim in a black suit, white shirt and suspenders, he maintained a boyish energy and upbeat tone through the show’s briskly paced 2½-hour parade of 33 songs. While ably backed by longtime band mates Abel Laboriel Jr. on drums, Paul “Wix” Wickens on keyboards and Brian Ray and Rusty Anderson on guitars, McCartney was an eager heavy lifter. […]

Last updated on July 16, 2011

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino

This was the 1st and only concert played at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino.

Setlist for the concert


1.

Drive My Car

Written by Lennon - McCartney

Album Available on Viva Joint


2.

Jet

Written by Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney

Album Available on Viva Joint


3.

Only Mama Knows

Written by Paul McCartney

Album Available on Viva Joint


4.

Flaming Pie

Written by Paul McCartney

Album Available on Viva Joint


5.

Got To Get You Into My Life

Written by Lennon - McCartney

Album Available on Viva Joint


6.

Medley



2.

Foxy Lady

Written by Jimi Hendrix


7.

Highway

Written by Paul McCartney

Album Available on Viva Joint


8.

Medley


1.

Baby Face

Written by Harry Akst, Benny Davis

Album Available on Viva Joint


2.

The Long and Winding Road

Written by Lennon - McCartney

Album Available on Viva Joint


9.

My Love

Written by Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney

Album Available on Viva Joint


10.

Blackbird

Written by Lennon - McCartney

Album Available on Viva Joint


11.

Here Today

Written by Paul McCartney

Album Available on Viva Joint


12.

Dance Tonight

Written by Paul McCartney

Album Available on Viva Joint


13.

Calico Skies

Written by Paul McCartney

Album Available on Viva Joint



15.

Eleanor Rigby

Written by Lennon - McCartney

Album Available on Viva Joint


16.

Sing the Changes

Written by Paul McCartney

Album Available on Viva Joint


17.

Band on the Run

Written by Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney

Album Available on Viva Joint


18.

Back in the U.S.S.R.

Written by Lennon - McCartney

Album Available on Viva Joint


19.

Something

Written by George Harrison

Album Available on Viva Joint



21.

Paperback Writer

Written by Lennon - McCartney

Album Available on Viva Joint




24.

Let It Be

Written by Lennon - McCartney

Album Available on Viva Joint


25.


26.

Hey Jude

Written by Lennon - McCartney

Album Available on Viva Joint


27.

Encore


1.

Can't Buy Me Love

Written by Lennon - McCartney

Album Available on Viva Joint


2.

Lady Madonna

Written by Lennon - McCartney

Album Available on Viva Joint


3.

I Saw Her Standing There

Written by Lennon - McCartney

Album Available on Viva Joint


28.

Second Encore


1.

Yesterday

Written by Lennon - McCartney

Album Available on Viva Joint


2.

Helter Skelter

Written by Lennon - McCartney

Album Available on Viva Joint


3.

Get Back

Written by Lennon - McCartney

Album Available on Viva Joint



5.

The End

Written by Lennon - McCartney


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