Wednesday, November 18, 2009
Sir Elton Playing Kukulcan Castle Early 2010
The governor of Yucatán, Ivonne Ortega Pacheco, confirmed that British musicians Elton John and Paul McCartney will be the next to appear at Chichen Itza for next year and 2011, respectively.
Elton John will be responsible to continue with concerts in the Castle of Kukulcan, declared one of the seven wonders of the world, the first quarter of next year. While the former Beatle will do the same for 2011 as part of his farewell tour.
"We have agreed with Sir Elton John for 2010, may be very likely for the last week of March or early April and with Paul McCartney in 2011," revealed the Governor Ortega Pacheco.
"Negotiations were like throwing a fishing rod, you looking approach, showing you what you want, one of the things you liked to Sir John and McCartney is that besides being a concert is also a cultural issue" he said.
Ortega Pacheco has spoken with the team representing the musicians, in the case of Paul McCartney have raised the idea of appearing on the site to give perform to his announced departure from music and touring.