Paul McCartney Fronts Easter Appeal For Peta - Noise11.com
Paul McCartney photo by Karen Freedman, Noise11, photo

Paul McCartney photo by Karen Freedman

Paul McCartney Fronts Easter Appeal For Peta

by Music-News.com on April 18, 2014

in News

In the days leading up to Easter, former Beatle Paul McCartney will appear in an online PETA blitz wearing an “Eat No Fish” T-shirt and urging fans to “make it a Good Friday for animals ‘ try vegetarian”.

Paul’s Good Friday message references a holy day when many Christians traditionally replace meat from land animals with fish.

Paul, who was raised a Catholic, says: “Many years ago, I was fishing, and as I was reeling in the poor fish, I realised, ‘I am killing him ‘ all for the passing pleasure it brings me’. And something inside me clicked, I realised as I watched him fight for breath that his life was as important to him as mine is to me”.

The campaign comes on the heels of pro-vegetarian biblical messages in Darren Aronofsky’s worldwide number one smash film, Noah, in which the (digital) animals are protected from ravenous marauders.

Listen to Paul McCartney radio at iHeartRadio

More from Music-News.com

——————————————————————————————————————————————
Never miss a story! Get your free Noise11.com daily music news email alert. Subscribe to the Noise11 Music Newsletter here

Follow Noise11.com on Facebook and Twitter

Comments

comments

Related Posts

Paul McCartney at AAMI Park Melbourne on Tuesday 5 December 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Paul McCartney Gets Some Bridge Work Done In Sydney

Sir Paul McCartney visited the old workplace of Paul Hogan on Wednesday when he climbed the Sydney Harbour Bridge.

3 days ago
Paul McCartney at AAMI Park Melbourne on Tuesday 5 December 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
40 McCartney and 47 Beatles Songs Paul McCartney Could Have Played But Didn’t

Paul McCartney’s Perth and first Melbourne show featured a 40 song setlist of Beatles and McCartney solo classic.

December 8, 2017
Paul McCartney at AAMI Park Melbourne on Tuesday 5 December 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Paul McCartney Plays Melbourne For The First Time In 24 Years REVIEW

The thing is when you go to a Paul McCartney show and hear Beatles songs you are mostly hearing Beatles songs that The Beatles never performed live. The Beatles stopped performing live after the ‘Rubber Soul’ album. (Yes, ‘Revolver’ was released a few weeks before their last ever show but they didn’t perform any of it at their final shows.)

December 6, 2017
Paul McCartney Japan 2017 photo by Karen Freedman
Paul McCartney Plays His First Show In Australia Since 1993

Paul McCartney has performed his first show in Australia since 1993 in Perth.

December 3, 2017
Paul McCartney Japan 2017 photo by Karen Freedman
Paul McCartney Joins Little Steven For Beatles Classic In London

Little Steven had a Beatle join him for a Beatles classic in London on Saturday night. Paul McCartney joined in for ‘I Saw Her Standing There’.

November 5, 2017
Paul McCartney Archive
Eight Paul McCartney Albums To Be Reissued On Coloured Vinyl

Paul McCartney's critically acclaimed and multiple Grammy Award-winning Archive Collection will offer fans another chance to complete their collections on November 17, 2017.

October 9, 2017
Justin Timberlake - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Justin Timberlake and Paul McCartney Are On The New Foo Fighters Album

Justin Timberlake and Paul McCartney will feature on the new Foo Fighters album 'Concrete and Gold'.

September 7, 2017