09.05.04 Sting and Branford back together...


Sting was joined on stage at his Raleigh concert on September 4 by a very special guest - Branford Marsalis. Branford added his superb sax playing to several tracks - 'Seven Days', 'Sacred Love', 'Englishman In New York', 'Roxanne', 'Desert Rose', 'If I Ever Lose My Faith In You', and 'Every Breath You Take'. Members can watch some video footage of some of these performances and an exclusive interview with Branford in the Virtual Ticket section of the site.
The 52-year old rocker has been at the top of the music industry for over two decades. There are few other songwriters who've composed as many hits, or croon as beautifully as Sting. Born Gordon Matthew Sumner, Sting grew up in a rough neighborhood in Northern England. He says he always loved music and dabbled in it a bit, but it was the formation of "The Police" in 1977 that changed his life forever.The group was considered one of the most progressive and sophisticated of its time...
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