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THE LAST SHIP
New Album From the 16-Time Grammy® Award Winner
To Be Released September 24, 2013
(International Version To Be Released September 23, 2013)…
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Composer, singer, author, actor, activist – Sting was born in Newcastle, England before moving to London in 1977 to form The Police with Stewart Copeland and Andy Summers. The band released five albums, earned six Grammy awards, and in 2003 was inducted into The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Since 1985, Sting has released 13 solo albums. His latest musical endeavor, The Last…Continue
For nearly three years, I've been working on a new musical play called The Last Ship.
The inspiration for it really stemmed from my album The Soul Cages that I wrote in 1990, which depicted the landscape of my hometown, Wallsend, in the Northeast of England. My early memories are of the Swan Hunters shipyard at the end of the street, where some of the largest…Continue
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Sting will release an album of new songs next fall, his first full-length LP of original material since 2003’s “Sacred Love,” his publicist said.
The album, “The Last Ship,” grew out of the songwriting Sting has been doing for a musical of the same name, which the producers hope will run on Broadway in 2014. That play is set in a shipyard in Wallsend, England, near where Sting, born Gordon Sumner, spent his youth.
“The Last Ship” will contain several songs…
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Sting will perform at the Biel in Beirut, Lebanon on November 28, 2012 as part of the critically-acclaimed Back to Bass tour!
For this concert, Sting will be joined by a 5-piece band featuring Dominic Miller (guitar), Vinnie Colaiuta (drums), David Sancious (keyboards), Peter Tickell (electric fiddle), and Jo Lawry (vocals).
Tickets will go on sale to the…Continue
Following the success of Sting's 2011 – 2012 world tour, we are pleased to announce that the Back to Bass tour will return to Europe this fall! The tour begins November 7 in Strasbourg, France, with performances in Slovakia and the Czech Republic, in addition to multiple dates in France. Sting will be joined by a band featuring Dominic Miller (guitar), Vinnie Colaiuta (drums),…Continue
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Los Angeles, California - The chart-topping companion album to the LIONSGATE® (NYSE: LGF) film THE HUNGER GAMES, "THE HUNGER GAMES": SONGS FROM DISTRICT 12 AND BEYOND, will unlock a free download of 'Deep in the Meadow (Lullaby)' performed by world-renowned musician Sting beginning March 27, 2012. The track…Continue
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Message in an iPad? Sting — there’s an app for that! Singer and songwriter Sting, the former front man of the Police, is releasing an iPad app on Monday. The free iPad app “Sting 25″ is an interactive archive of Sting’s solo work. An interactive timeline will be available, featuring music, videos and photographs from…Continue
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"Sixty feels comfortable," Sting told the sold-out crowd at New York's Beacon Theatre on October 1st. "I've always felt sort of old." But celebrating the milestone birthday onstage, Sting was positively boyish, ecstatically jamming with a stacked all-star roster of friends and fans including Bruce Springsteen,…Continue
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Tuesday marked the release of Sting: 25 Years, a box set chronicling the former Police frontman's solo career through three remastered CDs featuring album tracks, remixes and live performances, plus a DVD of previously unreleased live concert footage. A single-CD edition, Sting: The Best of 25 Years, will be available Oct. 18.
With all that opportunity for retrospection, what has Sting discovered? "I had…
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You just released the box set, which meant a fair amount of revisiting your past.
I was kind of forced to look back, and I was kind of pleasantly surprised by what I heard. I thought the younger me made some reasonable musical decisions, there's a reasonable level of musical sophistication and…
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