ON THIS DAY...
2016: Sting performed at the Adorama Live Theatre during a performance for Fresh 102.7 radio in New York.
2013: Sting performed material from 'The Last Ship' at a benefit concert at the Anspacher Theater in New York.
2007: The Police performed at the Olympic Stadium in Barcelona, Spain. Read Review ▶
1999: Sting appeared on the 'Letterman' show in the USA.
1997: Sting and Trudie were guests at the recording of 'An Audience with Elton John' where Sting performed a great version of 'Come Down In Time' with Elton. Watch ▶
1994: Sting performed at the Good Hope Centre in Capetown, South Africa. Read Review ▶
1993: A Police retrospective 4-CD set covering 76 tracks entitled 'Message In A Box' was released. Read More ▶
1989: Sting appeared as Macheath in the '3 Penny Opera' at the National Theatre in Washington DC.
1985: Sting performed at Radio City Music Hall in New York.
1984: The 'Synchronicity' tour video was released featuring footage from concerts held in Atlanta in late 1983. Read More ▶
1983: The Police performed at the Palais des Sports in Toulouse, France.
1979: The Police performed at the Hotel Diplomat in New York.
“I can't imagine a more conservative music than rock 'n' roll. It's tyranny in the backbeat. It's 4/4 time. It's the same three chords 'round and 'round. It's almost like a fundamentalist religion. Stravinsky is more rebellious than rock 'n' roll by far. Rock 'n' roll has become like a dead art."