It looks like the BBC are getting in on the fun with Liverpool as the European Capital of Culture this year. They will be broadcasting Paul McCartney’s return to Liverpool. It looks as if the concert will be broadcast as well as a slew of behind the scenes interviews, and all-access goodies.
- Paul’s Liverpool Sound concert will air on the BBC on a six-day delay at 7-8 p.m. June 7.
Check here on the BBC website for full details.
Here’s what we’ve read.
Radio 2 Live: McCartney Live At Liverpool Sound
Saturday 7 June 1900-2000
Hear McCartney’s performance from the 1 June concert and hear live tracks from Kaiser Chiefs and the concert’s other supporting artists
From The Beatles’ early gigs at the Cavern Club, through to contemporary bands like The Zutons, The Wombats and Hot Club De Paris, the sound of Liverpool has continued to evolve.
Join Radio 2 as Liverpool’s most famous son, Sir Paul McCartney headlines Liverpool Sound – the European Capital of Culture’s celebration of its musical heritage – live at Anfield Football Stadium.
Sir Paul’s one-off performance in front of more than 30,000 people will be the first and last global concert staged at Anfield before Liverpool Football Club moves to a new home.
Saturday 31 May 1900-2000
Eric’s – The Story Of A Liverpool Club
Tuesday 3 June 2230-2330
Out of Liverpool
Tuesday 10 June 2230-2330
You’ll Never Walk Alone
Friday 13 June 1900-1930
Don’t Start Me Talking About…The Beatles (1/2)
Friday 20 June 1900-1930
Don’t Start Me Talking About…The Beatles (2/2)
Source: BBC Radio