Live from the Back To Bass Tour – The Last Ship!

September 20, 2013

Check out the latest Virtual Ticket video, filmed along the Back to Bass tour this summer, in which Sting and the band discuss his new album, The Last Ship, out next week, and reflect on the recording process and life on the road.

Directed and Edited by Jeff Coffman.



Sep 19, 2013

The singer-songwriter, whose album "The Last Ship" will be released this week, says his favorite novels are really extended songs: "What is ‘One Hundred Years of Solitude' if not an opera?" I enjoyed Hilary Mantel's "Bring Up the Bodies," almost as much as I enjoyed its predecessor, "Wolf Hall." Her portrait of Thomas Cromwell is complex and largely sympathetic to a character that is usually cast darkly and exclusively as Henry VIII's "muscle." I enjoyed Nathaniel Philbrick's treatment of the American War of Independence in "Bunker Hill" for similar reasons, a well-researched story proving to be more nuanced and compelling than a well-established myth...

Sep 18, 2013
Sting will be appearing on the Today show on 24 September and be making an appearance on the Letterman show on 30 September. Check your local TV listings for timings!