LAS VEGAS (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — Former Beatle Paul McCartney has been announced as one of the headliners during the opening weekend of the New Joint at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino.
Set to open on April 19th, the new Joint will accommodate 4,000 fans, double the size of the old venue, while keeping the original Joint's atmosphere.
"We could not have asked for a greater rock and roll legend than Paul McCartney to open The New Joint at Hard Rock Hotel," John Meglen, president and co-CEO of Concerts West/AEG Live, said in a statement. "The booking of Paul McCartney reinforces The Joint's image as the legendary home of rock. The new venue will be the place for artists to play and fans to experience a concert in Las Vegas."
The new Joint will feature a number of upgrades, including a top-notch sound and lighting system, blogger stations and more. Macca tickets will go on-sale on Feburary 14 at the Hard Rock and Ticketmaster. Stay tuned for CelebrityAccess's in-depth coverage of the opening and the new venue. – Ian Courtney