Contact Us

Late Night Host Jimmy Kimmel Welcomes Paul McCartney

YouTube

Paul McCartney made his first-ever appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live! Monday night. He chatted with Jimmy Kimmel inside the late-night host’s studio, then performed a free concert on Hollywood Boulevard.

Much of the interview centered around Sir Paul’s days with The Beatles. He recalled the origin of “I Saw Her Standing There,” which he said was the first song he and John Lennon wrote together.

Paul said in their younger days, he and George Harrison would go to dances and be too reluctant to ask a girl to dance with them. He said that after the call for the “last waltz,” they’d get up “and there’d be no time for anything because the girl would go home and we’d blown it.”

When asked if any unreleased Beatles recordings exist, McCartney mentioned the instrumental “Carnival of Light,” which he described as “very far out.” Kimmel joked that the fans “can handle that,” adding, “We’ll just do a bunch of drugs and go crazy like the old days.”

The interview began with Paul sharing with Kimmel a recurring dream he has involving The Beatles that puts a scare into him. He said, “I’m there, you know, let’s say with The Beatles, we’re playing and the audience starts to leave. What do we do, what do we do, quick, quick, I don’t know, ‘Long Tall Sally,’ ‘Long Tall Sally.’” They’re still leaving. I wake up in a cold sweat.”

Paul then got a laugh out of the studio audience by conceding he’s never actually seen a crowd at one of his concerts file out in the middle of the performance.

Paul didn’t have to worry about his fans deserting him on Hollywood Boulevard, where he staged a concert that was streamed on MySpace.com. The Jimmy Kimmel Live! broadcast featured performances of “New” and The Beatles classic “Lady Madonna.”

New will be released on October 15.

 

More From Eagle

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://kygl.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on Eagle 106.3 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Sign up for an account to comment, share your thoughts, and earn points to get great prizes.

Register on Eagle 106.3 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!