Paul McCartney Played A Secret Show in Philly Last Night

Paul McCartney has played many storied venues in his career, from the Kaiserkeller in Hamburg to the Cavern Club in Liverpool to the Ed Sullivan Theater to Shea to Wembley to the the Woodlands at Dover International Speedway. Last night, McCartney checked another historic venue off his bucket list: He played the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia.

Wait, what? That’s right: McCartney played a customer appreciation dinner hosted by Freightliner Trucks. The dinner was held during the 2015 American Trucking Association Management Conference & Exhibition, now on its final day.

So how’d they land McCartney? (The Eagles played the dinner last year.) Philebrity explains that McCartney’s wife, Nancy Shevell, is an executive at New England Motor Freight. Read more »