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May 20, 2015

Hearing the songs from “The Last Ship” a few months after it closed was like meeting up with old friends. The title song is so catchy you can’t get it out of your head. Same for the great stomping “What Have You Got?” (not the real title, but that’s what I call it). The lush ballads are just gorgeous - from “What Say You Meg” to “The Night the Pugilist...

May 14, 2015

A charity auction of iconic rock photographs is taking place at the Royal Albert Hall on Saturday. The auction is being held by The Print Bank Charitable Trust and sponsored by Rockarchive.com. All profits raised will be split between Shelter, Shooting Star Chase, PETA & Teenage Cancer Trust. Two of the auction lots feature images of Sting...

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May 12, 2015

Next Tuesday, May 19, Sting will bring The Last Ship back to New York City for one-night-only when he performs songs from his Tony Award®-nominated score in a uniquely intimate venue, The Heath at The McKittrick Hotel (542 West 27th Street), home of Sleep No More. Proceeds from this concert event will benefit The Actors Fund.

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May 08, 2015
After beautifully closing the 9th edition of Mawazine accompanied by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra of Morocco, Sting will return to Rabat for a concert on Thursday, June 4, 2015, on the OLM Souissi stage. Sting will be joined by a 5-piece band performing many of his most celebrated hits.
 
May 04, 2015

On April 24 & 25, Sting performed songs from “The Last Ship” in three sold-out benefit concerts at the Sage Gateshead in Newcastle. On behalf of the Sage’s 10th Birthday Appeal, the shows were also a homecoming of sorts for material that Sting has said was deeply inspired by his hometown of Wallsend. Watch Video

In this video filmed exclusively for Sting.com, he reflects on the community he was raised...

April 28, 2015

Rob Mathes' music career, a string of one crescendo after another, peaked again Tuesday when the Greenwich native received his first Tony nomination, for Best Orchestration for the Broadway musical "The Last Ship," scored by Sting. Fittingly, the news came to him while he was staying at Sting's London home...

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22 May

2010: Sting performed at Winspear Opera House in Dallas, USA as part of the Kick-off Concert Series to celebrate that Dallas will host Superbowl XLV in 2011.

2009: Sting was in New York where Mayor Michael Bloomberg presented a bench in Central Park to he and Trudie in recognition of their charity work.

2004: Sting performed at the Hallenstadion in Zurich, Switzerland.

2003: Sting made a surprise appearance at the Classical Brit Awards in London when he joined Dominic Miller on stage at the Royal Albert Hall for a performance of 'Shape Of My Heart'.

2001: Sting performed at First Union Arena in Wilkes Barre, USA.

1998: Sting made a cameo appearance on the 'Late Show with Letterman' in the USA.

1993: Sting performed at the Starplex Amphitheatre in Dallas, USA.

1991: Sting performed at the L'Arena Civica in Milan, Italy.

1985: Sting performed at the Mogador Theatre in Paris, France.

1979: The Police performed at the Commodore Ballroom in Vancouver, Canada.

1978: The Police performed with Eberhard Schoener at the Kongresshalle in Böblingen, Germany.

 

QUOTE OF THE DAY
"I used to wear this black and yellow striped sweater. I looked like a bee or a wasp. And the trombone player, who thought this was terribly amusing, called me sting one day and everybody laughed. And they kept calling me 'Sting' and the name stuck to me like glue.

 

Bringing “The Last Ship” Home (preview clip)



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