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NEW ORLEANS -- Former Beatle Paul McCartney is returning to New Orleans to perform this summer.

McCartney will bring his band to the Smoothie King Center on June 19, with tickets going on sale Monday, April 14 at 10 a.m.

While first performing in City Park with the Beatles in 1964, this is his first performance in New Orleans since 2002. 

The New Orleans performance is part of the "Out There" tour, featuring material from McCartney's entire career, from the Beatles to Wings to solo material and songs from his most recent album, NEW.