Sting's 'If On A Winter's Night...' enjoyed a great first week of release in the USA, entering the top 200 album chart in the #6 position, and going straight in at #1 on both the Holiday Album chart and the Classical album chart...
November 06, 2009 


Sting's 'If On A Winter's Night...' enjoyed a great first week of release in the USA, entering the top 200 album chart in the #6 position, and going straight in at #1 on both the Holiday Album chart and the Classical album chart (the latter repeating the feat of 'Songs From The Labyrinth'). The album also entered the Canadian charts in the #11 position.

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Nov 05, 2009

Sting live on BBC Radio 3 at 5pm, November 5 - tune in to ''In Tune'' to here Sting talk about his new album ''If on a Winter's Night'', an exploration of the themes and emotions of winter.

Be sure to tune in to "In Tune" on BBC Radio 3 at 5pm today to hear presenter Sean Rafferty presenting a selection of music and guests from the arts world. Composer, singer, actor and activist Sting joins Sean in studio to talk about his new album "If on a Winter's Night", an exploration of the themes and emotions of winter. Visit http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/ to listen online...
Nov 05, 2009

Catch Sting on NPR's Weekend Edition Saturday on November 7 - In an interview and studio performance with host Scott Simon, Sting agreed with the suggestion that music becomes more important in the wintertime...

The frost is on the pumpkin this weekend, but Sting's new album provides a glimpse into the heart of winter. It's called If on a Winter's Night, and it's a collection of mostly traditional songs - and a few modern ones - about the season to come. It's not a Christmas album, exactly, in the sense of Bing Crosby or Nat King Cole. The songs here evoke a season that celebrates self-seeking, selfless love and mystery as much as chestnuts roasting on an open fire...