General News

Paul McCartney's concert invaded by swarm of grasshoppers

By:
May 08, 2013 | 2:40pm EDT

Veteran rocker Sir Paul McCartney battled bizzare conditions during a concert in Brazil on Monday (06May13) after a swarm of grasshoppers invaded the stage during his performance. The Beatles icon was entertaining fans at the Serra Dourada Stadium in Goiania when the insects attacked - one even settled on his shoulder and remained there for much of the three-hour gig. Animal-loving McCartney refused to let his new army of chirping fans disrupt his show, and introduced the grasshopper at the top of his arm as Harold before launching into a rendition of Hey Jude. The quick-thinking rocker also linked the odd stage invasion to his classic Beatles ballad, singing, "The movement you need is on your shoulder" and adding, "It certainly is now!"

More General News
 
comments powered by Disqus