06.30.06 Sting guests with Chris Botti at Ronnie Scotts in London...


Sting and Trudie were guests at Chris Botti's show at Ronnie Scotts in London on Thursday, June 29. Sting performed 'My Funny Valentine' with Chris and the band.
Please note that there is a change of venue for Sting's concert in Spain on July 1. The concert will now take place at Finca Mesegosillo, Carretera de Hoyos a la Plataforma de Gredos, km 1, 05634 Hoyos del Espino (Avila). All tickets sold for the original venue remain valid...
Tony Bennett will mark his 80th Birthday on August 3 this year, launching the beginning of a multi-tiered celebration honoring this milestone. RPM Records/Columbia Records will release a new recording, 'Tony Bennett: Duets/An American Classic', which will be in-stores internationally on September 26. Recorded live in the studio, the CD features Tony performing duets of his best loved songs with many of the top names in music: Bono, Michael Buble, Elvis Costello, Dixie Chicks, Juanes, Billy Joel, Diana Krall, k.d. lang, John Legend, Paul McCartney, George Michael, Sting, Barbra Streisand, James Taylor and Stevie Wonder. Instrumental musical guests on the album include trumpeter Chris Botti and violinist Pinchas Zukerman...
Sniggers were stifled when he accompanied his wife's yoga lecture plucking serenely on the sitar and his tantric sex sessions have become legendary. Now Sting has immersed himself in an even more unlikely passion - 16th century lute music. The former frontman of the Police has been a fan of the Elizabethan composer John Dowland since the early 1980s. When he was given a lute two years ago, his interest was rekindled and he began to learn Dowland's music. What started out as a private project has turned into an album to be released in October...
Prior to the successful Sting concert at the Luxol Grounds on Tuesday, Maltapost Chairman David Stellini presented the singer with an original memento in appreciation of Sting's permission for the use of his signature and images on the Miniature Sheet issued for this occasion...