Paul McCartney for London and Liverpool Christmas gigs – ticket details

Ex-Beatle calls the two gigs 'the perfect way to end the year'

Paul McCartney has announced details of two intimate UK Christmas gigs.

The former Beatle plays London‘s HMV Hammersmith Apollo on December 18 and the O2 Academy Liverpool on December 20.

Speaking about the shows, McCartney said: “I always love playing to a home audience and for me it’s the perfect way to end the year. We’ve had great fun with the stadium shows this year and we’re looking forward to the more intimate vibe of these ones. Christmas is the perfect excuse for everyone to let their hair down and rock out.”

Tickets for both gigs go on sale on Wednesday (December 8) at 10am (GMT). To check the availability of Paul McCartney tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.