April 19, 2018

Terrific reviews continue for The Last Ship as it docks in Birmingham...

With The Last Ship currently docked at Birmingham's New Alexandra Theatre, it's pleasing to see that the Midland's press have been as positive as their counterparts in the North East and on Merseyside. If you're quick you can still catch The Last Ship at the New Alexandra as it runs until Saturday, 21 April before moving on to Northampton...

April 18, 2018

Roxanne 7" reissue set for Record Store Day 2018 release...

Record Store Day is the one day of the year when over 200 independent record shops all across the UK come together to celebrate their unique culture. Special vinyl releases are made exclusively for the day and many shops and cities host artist performances and events to mark the occasion. Thousands more shops celebrate the day around the globe in what’s become one of the biggest annual events on the music calendar. 2018 sees the reissue of the second Police single ‘Roxanne’, the first for A&M Records. Released in April 1978, it was the first single from debut album Outlandos d'Amour...

April 17, 2018

BBC Interview - Sting: 'Cultural appropriation is an ugly term'...

Pop legend Sting is browsing the racks at Honest Jon's record store on London's Portobello Road when a single catches his attention. It's a limited edition white vinyl by the late hip-hop producer J Dilla. The title is unprintable here, but it roughly translates as "Forget The Police". "Now there's a song I should have written," says Sting, repeating the title with a grin...

April 17, 2018

Live Facebook chat with Sting & Shaggy 1pm ET on April 24...

Tune in to Sting's Facebook page at 1pm ET on 24 April for a live Q&A chat with Sting & Shaggy. If you have a burning question you need to put to them, now's your chance!

April 17, 2018

Dominic Miller's Tour Starts next week!

Dominic Miller is about to start a lengthy European tour on 23 April and it's something you really shouldn't miss. Tickets are now on sale for all shows at DominicMiller.com. Dominic's latest album 'Silent Light' is also available from his site so if you don't already have a copy, seize your chance!

April 16, 2018

Bourbon & Beyond Announces Extraordinary Music Lineup For World’s Largest Bourbon Festival...

Sting, John Mayer, Robert Plant And The Sensational Space Shifters, Lenny Kravitz, Counting Crows, And David Byrne Top The Bill For Second Annual Bourbon, Food & Music Festival At Champions Park In Louisville, KY Saturday, September 22 and Sunday, September 23..

April 14, 2018

Pre-Order Now - Sting & Shaggy's New Island-Inspired Album, 44/876

On April 20, Sting & Shaggy will release their new collaborative, island-inspired album, entitled 44/876, on A&M/Interscope Records. Featuring various album formats (see below for track listing & configurations), fans can pre-order the collection now and receive an instant download of the new song “Morning Is Coming” - a brassy reggae track fueled by sultry horns - as well as the current, Caribbean-flavored single “Don’t Make Me Wait.”


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April 14, 2018

Sting returns to early reggae roots with Shaggy in '44/876'...

What do a 66-year-old British New Wave veteran and a 49-year-old Jamaican pop-reggae artist have in common? More than you might think, says Sting, who hooked up with Shaggy for the collaborative album, 44/876 - named for the U.K. and Jamaican area codes, respectively - out Friday (April 20)...

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