12.07.11 Sting Back To Bass European Tour 2012 – Additional Concert In Paris Confirmed...


Live Nation is pleased to announce that an additional concert in Paris on March 14 is now confirmed on Sting's Back to Bass Tour!

Fan Club presales will begin at 9AM (local time) tomorrow, Thursday, December 8. Legacy Fan Club members will be given a one hour advance window at the start of the presale followed by a presale to all members beginning at 10AM (local time). Tickets will go on sale to the public Monday, December 12 at 10AM (local time).

BACK TO BASS TOUR 2012 ITINERARY:

February 5 Gateshead, UK The Sage Gateshead
February 7 Amsterdam, The Netherlands Heineken Music Hall
February 9 Gothenburg, Sweden Lisebergshallen
February 10 Gothenburg, Sweden Lisebergshallen
February 12 Stockholm, Sweden Waterfront
February 13 Copenhagen, Denmark Falconer Theatre
February 15 Warsaw, Poland SalaKongresowa
February 16 Warsaw, Poland SalaKongresowa
February 18 Prague, Czech Republic Congress Center
February 19 Vienna, Austria Gasometer
February 21 Grenoble, France Summum
February 22 Toulouse, France Zenith
February 24 Clermont-Ferrand, France Zenith
February 25 Marseille, France Le Dome de Marseille
February 28 Munich, Germany Kesselhaus
February 29 Frankfurt, Germany Jahrhunderthalle

March 2 Koln, Germany E-Werk
March 4 Brussels, Belgium Cirque Royale
March 5 Brussels, Belgium Cirque Royale
March 7 Stuttgart, Germany Beethovensaal
March 8 Lille, France Zenith
March 10 Berlin, Germany Columbiahalle
March 12 Esch-sur-Alzette, Luxembourg, Rockhal
March 13 Paris, France Zenith
March 14 Paris, France Zenith
March 16 Manchester, UK Apollo
March 17 Glasgow, UK Clyde Auditorium
March 19 London, UK Hammersmith Apollo
March 20 London, UK Hammersmith Apollo
March 21 London, UK Hammersmith Apollo
March 24 Johannesburg, South Africa Coca Cola Dome
March 25 Johannesburg, South Africa Coca Cola Dome
March 27 Cape Town, South Africa Grand Arena
March 28 Cape Town, South Africa Grand Arena

Itinerary subject to change. Additional cities and venues to be confirmed.
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