Paul McCartney announces UK festival shows plus headline gigs

Former Beatle to headline Isle Of Wight and Hard Rock Calling

Paul McCartney is to headline the Isle Of Wight and Hard Rock Calling festivals this year, as well as his own shows in the UK and Ireland.

Along with heading up the two festivals, the former Beatle will play gigs in Dublin, Glasgow and Cardiff in June.

The first of McCartney‘s UK and Ireland shows will see him play the Dublin RDS on June 12. He will then headline the Isle Of Wight event on June 13 before heading to Glasgow‘s Hampden Park on June 20.

From there he will play Cardiff Millennium Stadium on June 26, then headline Hard Rock Calling on June 27.

Tickets for the Dublin, Glasgow and Cardiff shows go on sale on Monday (March 8) at 9am (GMT). Hard Rock Calling tickets go on sale on Friday (5) at 9am. Isle Of Wight tickets are on sale now.

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