April 05, 2012

Back To Bass Tour Free Download of 'The Hounds Of Winter' for Sting.com members...

The Back to Bass tour recently concluded following dates in North America, Europe, the UK, and South Africa. The concerts garnered rave reviews from fans and critics alike. Recorded live at The Sage Gateshead on opening night of the 2012 Back to Bass tour, we are pleased to offer an exclusive, free download of "The Hounds Of Winter." There are two ways to access the download...

March 28, 2012

Virtual Ticket Video: Danny Nolan Lighting

Sting.com Member Exclusive: Check out the latest clip from the Back to Bass tour! In this exclusive interview, Lighting Designer and Director Danny Nolan discusses the unique lighting concept for the Back to Bass stage.

March 26, 2012

After 16 Grammys and 35 years in music, Sting's still buzzing...

Saturday marked the first South African date of the Sting: Back To Bass worldwide tour. The concert to celebrate 25 years of Gordon Sumner’s solo career was held at Joburg’s Coca-Cola Dome and, surprisingly for a big international act, two dates were booked at the same venue - the 16-time Grammy Award-winning Sting performing again yesterday. Also unusual was the lack of opening acts. The bassist/vocalist made famous by multiplatinum '80s new wave band The Police played an impressively long set (about 19 songs) without a break. With a few exceptions, the tunes were all classics, stripped down to their barest original bones...

March 22, 2012

TPi magazine recently caught up with Sting's Back To Bass Production Team and a fascinating article appears in the March issue...

Singer/Songwriter, Sting, has enjoyed an enviable career. 35 years after The Police first toured, the genre exploring frontman goes back to bass-ics for a solo tour entitled 'Back To Bass'. TPI's Kelly Murray and Zoe Mutter invesigated the story of how one down-to-earth musician has kept his happy production team on staff for decades. Click here to read the full article. With special thanks to TPi...

March 19, 2012

Back To Bass Hits London

In London for 3 nights, the band played to a packed house on Monday night at the HMV Hammersmith Apollo!

March 14, 2012

Back To Bass hits Paris

The band hits Paris for 2 shows! Check out the full list of spring and summer dates and ticket info on the tour page.

March 14, 2012

Virtual Ticket Clips: The Occasional Table and Danny Q

Sting.com Member Exclusive: Check out two new clips featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the Back to Bass tour! The first clip is of Sting with Danny Quatrochi and the second clip, Sting discusses the 'occasional' table that is up on stage.

March 11, 2012

Sting ran away from his home town, Newcastle, to become a megastar, marry Trudie Styler and have six children. And now he's gone back home. The Times' Chrissey Iley joins him for the ride...

On the streets of Newcastle, Sting's home town and mine, the taxi drivers love him. They like him because he doesn’t take himself too seriously. They can joke with him, they say, and reminisce. He's a generous tipper, too. Match that with the multimillionaire whose life revolves between homes in Wiltshire, New York, Tuscany and Malibu. The rock star who likes to talk about the intricacies of Tantric sex and pose topless with Trudie Styler, his wife and mother of four of his six children. The environmentalist famous for saving rainforests and offsetting his rather large carbon footprint. You get a picture of a complicated individual...