He was an incredibly influential musician and amazing lyricist.
Though I'd never sung this song before, I wanted to find a way to pay tribute to him because we owe him so much.
Video by @Sallykfischer @sallyfischerpr Insta
Sound checking the #Taurus pedals at Blue Hill Bank Pavilion. Thank you for a great show, Boston. See you tonight in Atlantic City, NJ and then later this week for three shows in Vienna, Virginia. Ticket info at www.sting.com/tour. Photo by @mkcherryboom (Insta)
via Rainforest Fund: Close to our Wai Wai partners in the field, the Brazilian government has opened an 18,000 square mile reserve for mineral exploration and commercial mining. Not only is this move an unsustainable investment, it can also cause immeasurable damage to local cultures, the forests, biodiversity, and water sources.
My friends from Sanantonio Texas, The Last Bandoleros will be joining me on these upcoming 57th & 9th Tour shows: Aug 29 Tanglewood Music Center, Lenox, MA Aug 30 Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratoga, NY Sep 01 Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, Bethel, NY Sep 02 Blue Hills Bank Pavilion, Boston, MA Sep 03 Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa, Atlantic City, NJ Sep 05 Wolf Trap, Vienna, VA Sep 06 Wolf Trap, Vienna, VA Sep 07 Wolf Trap, Vienna, VA You can listen to their new song "River Man" below. See you at #Tanglewood soon! https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/river-man-single/id1271831442 iTunes https://open.spotify.com/track/0MB1FeRorwM8IB1nwtIaev?si=xt55GoKK Spotify https://www.amazon.com/dp/B074TT4TJV?tag=warnermusicuk-21&ie=UTF8&linkCode=as2&ascsubtag=8f97912242f83fe660d8aa49df87013e Amazon.com Ticket information: www.sting.com/tour
The 57th & 9th band and I are reuniting with Joe Sumner as well as The Last Bandoleros later this month for shows in the East Coast of the US. In anticipation, here's a live clip of "Walking on the Moon" taken from our stop in London earlier this year. Login as a member to Sting.com to watch the full video and get ticket info.
This European leg of the #57thAnd9thWorldTour has come to an end with two fantastic shows in Colmar, France and Uelzen, Germany. Thank you to my wonderful musicians, crew and very lovely audiences. The tour returns to Europe in September after more US dates beginning on August 29th at Tanglewood Music Center in Lenox, Massachussets. In the meantime, please enjoy this behind-the-scenes video from accomplished drummer/strange boy Josh Freese 🙂 https://instagram.com/p/BXSHXGpBG0V/ Ticket info: www.sting.com/tour
It was a pleasure to be back in Pula, Croatia to perform at the Pula Arena which was built over 2,000 years ago. It was also an honour to receive the Porin Special Merit Award from Neven Frangeš and the board. Thank you to the city of Pula for a fantastic evening and special show. See you tomorrow at the Piazza Sordello in Mantova, Italy. #57thAnd9thTour Ticket info: www.sting.com
Out for a morning swim in the #AdriaticSea with Joe Sumner in beautiful #Trieste #Italy before making our way to #Pula #Croatia for the show tonight at Pula Arena. See you there! #57thAnd9thTour Ticket info at www.sting.com Photos by @mkcherryboom (insta)
The 57th & 9th Tour continues across Europe. Visited Germany and France last week. Amazing audiences with great voices. Let's see how loud you can get tonight in Cividale del Friuli Italy! Ticket info: www.sting.com
A magical night at Marenostrum Music Castle Park in Fuengirola, Málaga. Such a pleasure to play in front of the Castillo Sohail, originally built in the year 956. Next up on the 57th & 9th Tour: Locarno, Switzerland , July 19th Juan les Pins, France, July 20th Regensburg, GermanyGermany, July 22nd See you there! Tickets: www.sting.com