Ahead of the UN Climate Summit the former Beatle is asking the public to skip meat
Paul McCartney has shared the lyric video for a song called ‘Meat Free Monday’.
Click above to watch the video, which comes as the former member of The Beatles seeks support for the Meat Free Monday campaign, which asks members of the public to skip eating meat one day a week in order to help reduce their carbon footprint. The plea comes alongside the UN Climate Summit, which takes place this week in New York.
The campaign has been launched by the McCartneys and Rt Hon Gregory Barker MP, Climate Advisor to David Cameron. For more information visit pledge.meatfreemondays.com.
Meanwhile, McCartney is set to release an expanded edition of 2013’s ‘New’. The new version spans two CDs and a DVD, and is presented as a hardback book. The second disc includes previously unreleased tracks ‘Hell To Pay’ and ‘Demons Dance’ plus ‘Struggle’, previously only available as a bonus track in Japan.
The DVD includes Don Letts’ documentary Something New, which features interviews with McCartney plus producers Paul Epworth, Mark Ronson, Ethan Johns and Giles Martin. Behind-the-scenes material from the star-studded videos for ‘Queenie Eye’ and ‘Early Days’ is also included, alongside the full music videos for each of the album’s singles. Released in October 2013, ‘New’ is McCartney’s 16th solo studio album.