ON THIS DAY...
2017: Sting performed at the Olympiahalle in Munich, Germany.
2012: Sting & Trudie attended the opening night off Broadway of "The Exonerated", in New York.
2009: Sting spent the day at Lumley Castle in Chester-le-Street on press and publicity for the forthcoming 'If On A Winter's Night...' album.
2008: Sting performed with Chris Botti and the Boston Pops at Chris's show at the Symphony Hall in Boston, USA.
2007: The Police performed at the Stadthalle in Vienna, Austria.
2004: Sting performed at Smirnoff Music Centre in Dallas, USA.
2002: 'The Sweatbox' opened for a one week run at the Loews Cineplex Beverly Centre Cineplex in Beverley Hills, USA.
1996: Sting appeared in the French magazine Paris Match extolling the benefits of yoga and how it can perk up one's love life!
1994: Sting performed at Zemach Beach in Tiberias, Israel.
1989: Sting appeared as Macheath in the '3 Penny Opera' at the National Theatre in Washington DC.
1988: Sting performed at JFK Stadium in Philadelphia, USA as part of the Amnesty International tour.
1985: Sting performed at the Centrum in Worcester, USA.
1979: The Police performed at the Top Rank in Cardiff, Wales.
"The songs on 'The Soul Cages' stand scrutiny because they were written almost unconsciously. The fragments that they're built from are from the subconscious. The art of putting them together was crafted, but the inspiration was very natural, almost automatic."