Live from Durham Cathedral'' - to be shown on the big screen in German cinemas, December Instead of conjuring a winter wonderland of gaily-wrapped presents, he's delivered a melancholy collection of German lieder and songs about death December 23 Sting - A Winter's Night Dec 17 at the Festspielhaus in Baden Baden, an exclusive concert in Germany presenting a musical and enchanting 'winter journey' with traditional music of the British Isles as a starting point Sting - A Winter's Night Dec 15 at the Salle Pleyel in Paris, an exclusive concert in France presenting a musical and enchanting 'winter journey' with traditional music of the British Isles as a starting point Sting appeared on MSNBCs Morning Joe programme on December 1 where he talked about a wide range of issues including his new album and DVD, the Police, the rainforest, environmental issues, the economy, the record industry Sting talks to Canadian magazine Zoomer - ''I've always been a little premature.
I grew up quickly, and I'm heading into maturity quicker. In others, I'm an old man, growing into wisdom about the world Check out a special holiday message from Sting and download an exclusive Sting.
At the Cathedral, Sting's Wintry Mix - the concert, presenting music from Sting's latest album, was no period piece, unless the period is the 21st century.
It was a Sting hybrid with Celtic, pop, medieval, international and jazz touches A Holiday Message from Sting - In an exclusive message for readersdigest. Message from Sting: ''As you read this, Amnesty International is investigating and reporting on the human rights situation in Iran. It's publishing the names of prisoners of conscience and documenting the use of brutal force to crush dissent Academy of Music welcomes Sting with the Philadelphia Orchestra following a surge of classical acclaim as music worlds collide to embrace his latest album Sting comes home for The Sage Gateshead's fifth birthday bash January 12 Sting scores encore performance on classical chart Sting talks about touring with The Police The Police Tour: New date added in Madrid At last, a reunion tour that really does work Bid for a Fender bass autographed by Sting!
Sting's Australian interview The Police at Western Springs The Police still have the magic The Police Tour: New date added in Valencia Police still out in force Age shall not weary them The Police Tour: London date added! Arresting concert - The Police, reunited at last, rock like they never missed a beat The Police Tour: New date added in St. Police deliver night of music, memories Rainforest Benefit Concert news The Police confirm North American tour extension in The Police play Honolulu for first time in 24 years The Police offer an arresting show Police comeback show nostalgic trip, but not completely arresting The Police Tour latest: June 11 Oslo concert cancelled Run, Forest Run The Police auction front-row tickets and exclusive VIP ticket packages for summer dates at charityfolks.
May 19 Police make changes in Ottawa The Police's reunion tour shows the trio still has what it takes The Buffalo News: ''The Police's reunion tour shows the trio still has what it takes The Police revive hits; Elvis Costello mixes old and new Police sting Columbus - Show fizzles rather than sizzles The Police at the Sprint Center Police return to Omaha, and fans pull over to party The Police: Powerful and precise at Amway Arena Final farewell tour of Police drives crowd to cheers A spirited S.
Fla swan-song for The Police Police Latest: Change of venue in Leipzig The Police bid farewell to Houston Police, Elvis Costello and the Imposters help Superpages. Sting's Manchester booksigning Manchester Evening News: The Police are still an arresting act Sting: surviving the fallouts The Police say goodbye to London in style Commemorates historic final concert of The Police beginning July Spectacle: Elvis Costello with Case closed: Police go out with a bang The Police at Wachovia Center Chris Botti with Special Guests including Sting!
Sting talks to The Australian about his dates later this year with Edin Karamazov The Police tape 'Spectacle - Elvis Costello with Police wind up reunion concerts The Police bow out in style Introducing 'The Police TV' Sting profile in 'North East Life' magazine Dominic Miller new album with Peter Kater and live dates coming up Sting tells city's story in art November 13 Sting in 'Welcome to the Voice' in Paris Something to Sting about - Surprise A Night at the Opera with Sting and Elvis Signed Sting bass up for auction!
Sting shows his other musical self December 10 Sting plays his first show at Sydney Opera House Luciano Pavarotti tribute hits cinemas and DVD Sting in Brisbane Sting in Perth Sting in Singapore Sting in Kuala Lumpur It wasn't. It had lightness to it, as well as a sense of occasion A very Happy Christmas to all Sting. January 7 New video footage in Virtual Ticket Sting writes foreword for new book - 'Yoga Beyond Belief' Stile Antico perform in London, January February 19 View some preview clips of Sting's new release!
Second Toronto show added - on sale now Additional shows in Vancouver and Montreal added Third Toronto date confirmed on Police tour Police Tour latest: shows announced in Edmonton, St. Police Tour latest: Second Seattle date confirmed and Detroit show added March 24 ''No, No, No Police Tour latest: New date confirmed for Tampa on July Second Dallas show added - on sale now What were The Police rehearsing in Vancouver? Second Amsterdam show added - show goes on pre-sale to Fan Club members on March The Police announce a very special engagement in Chicago Second Stockholm show added - show goes on pre-sale to Fan Club members on March Police Tour latest: New date confirmed for Anaheim on June Police Tour latest: 1st Chicago Show Sold out!
Graying and Balding, Inc. To Capture Worldwide Police Tour Second Antwerp show added - show goes on pre-sale to Fan Club members on April Police Tour latest: Presale details confirmed for Barcelona show on September The Tour Archive - a big thank you! Sting in new Scott Walker documentary film May 10 Last few tickets still available for the Fan Club show for thepolicetour. Coming up on The Police.
Sting's Water Aid message Police wow fans at Vancouver preview concert First Police tour in 23 years a sell-out! June 22 The Police celebrate their 30th anniversary with the release of ''The Police'' In stores in the USA today! The Police celebrate their 30th anniversary with the release of ''The Police'' In stores in the UK from today! The Police reunite for an arresting performance Police Tour latest: New date confirmed for Atlanta on November Police reunion solid, sometimes spectacular Reunited Police a tour de force - Band has 30, fans on their feet from the beginning The Police - Despite reworked songs and some age-induced deceleration, reunited trio delights nearly 50, at the Oakland Coliseum Bonnaroo: The Police - Vital and Experimental The Police bring familiar feeling The Police in Anaheim Ending on a high note - The Police make a remarkable, rousing turnaround at Dodger Stadium Police return is no bust Have you got your Police widget yet?
Pop goes the Police: Reunion concert is a tight if unimpassioned pop-music nostalgia trip The Police se reinventa July 36 Kipper's new album 'This Is Different' Gerry Richardson's new CD entitled 'This Is What We Do' has now been released Check out the exclusive video featuring The Police and Gerry!
Three's company: Sting, Copeland and Summers tear through the hits with few misses Reunited Police recast the hits for the worse The Police in Mojo magazine Wrigley '07 Vs. Comiskey ' Winner, Everyone! Police reunion tour legendary - The trio may not get along, but they delivered killer songs with a gusto that had fans clapping and cheering The Police play arresting show at Dolphin Stadium Police Reunion Rocks The Palace Fans in Hershey find The Police still arresting after 30 years Police prove they've still got the magic Police Tour latest: New date confirmed for Philadelphia on November Every little thing they did, seemingly, was magic last night as British-American New Wave band The Police brought their first tour in 23 years to the Air Canada Centre Police Tour latest: New date confirmed for Toronto on November Bell Centre turns into a Police state Recapturing the magic: The Police, Fenway Park Seasoned pros Police pitch-perfect in Fenway finale The Police at Quicken Loans Arena The Police reunion tour is magic Rockin' to The Police - Reunion tour allows aspiring journalist who wasn't around during The Police's heyday, to experience one of the '80s greatest live acts ever Police Tour latest: New date confirmed for Montreal on November August 9 Police Surveillance - Check out what the critics are saying about the Police tour At Virgin Festival, Police phenomenal, heat abominable Kriminellt bra musik i ny form Triumphant reunion hits the Big Apple Sting endorses new book - titled 'Antarctica - The Global Warming' Invisible Sun - The story behind the pictures All rise for the second coming of Sumner Good musicianship and bad blood Artemis '81 finally released on DVD!
The Police start German tour The Police inspire in Hamburg Concert: The Police Mit Charme und Teamgeist The Police gastierten im Rahmen ihrer Welttournee in der Stadthalle Jungsein ist doch keine Frage des Alters The Police sans trop de rides au Stade de France Fan de France honours The Police for its 'new sound' Police, la reunion a Torino Every little thing they did was magic Bomvolle zaal voor The Police Police Tour: Dusseldorf Gig Postponed The Police announce shows in Tokyo and Osaka Thousands descend on the capital to hear The Police return to their remarkable best The Police Regroup for Summer Sting appears on 'Today' show The Police still on the rock beat - Sting and company follow familiar script in Charlottesville Third time's the charm for Police The Police win Billboard top tour The Police at the Air Canada Centre Police perform with professional force Solid set from Police is sold out The Police still magic in return to Atlanta The Police Tour: New date added in Honolulu The Police mantuvo cautivas a 40 mil personas por unos minutos Purchase a gift membership!
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March 7 New Jukebox tracks - all mixed up Shane Fontayne webcast Newcastle University honours champions of music, literature and science Fiction Plane confirmed as European tour support act Sting goes down a storm in Costa Rica Tickets for Sting's Istanbul concert on June 14 now on sale Sting surprises guests with Las Vegas concert Latest ticket sales news Sting joined by Stevie Wonder in Tobago Report from the Dominican Republic Sting is honoured by Newcastle University Sting parties with old friends in Newcastle All This Time , dedicated "to all those who lost their lives on that day".
In , he won a Golden Globe Award for " Until All This Time. In , Sting released Sacred Love , a studio album featuring collaborations with hip-hop artist Mary J. Blige and sitar performer Anoushka Shankar. The pair performed the song at the 76th Academy Awards. His autobiography Broken Music was published in October. He embarked on a Sacred Love tour in with performances by Annie Lennox. In October , he released an album entitled Songs from the Labyrinth featuring the music of John Dowland an Elizabethan -era composer and accompaniment from Bosnian lute player Edin Karamazov.
Sting's interpretation of this English Renaissance composer and his cooperation with Edin Karamazov brought recognition in classical music. On 11 February , he reunited with Police to open the Grammy Awards , singing "Roxanne", and announced The Police Reunion Tour , the first concert of which was in Vancouver on 28 May for 22, fans. Tickets for the British tour sold out within 30 minutes, the band playing two nights at Twickenham Stadium, southwest London on 8 and 9 September Toronto documentary producer Vanessa Dylyn, who was producing a film called The Musical Brain , featuring neuroscientist Daniel Levitin , approached Sting about the film.
Sting was interested in having his brain scanned while different music was played. Sting was joined by Stevie Wonder on harmonica. Sting entered the studio in early February to begin work on a new album, If on a Winter's Night In October , Sting played a concert in Tashkent , Uzbekistan , for an arts and cultural festival organised by the Forum of Culture and Arts of Uzbekistan Foundation. Despite claiming he thought the concert was sponsored by UNICEF , he faced criticism in the press for receiving a payment of between one and two million pounds from Uzbek president Islam Karimov for the performance.
In , Time magazine named Sting one of the most influential people in the world. Sting recorded a song called "Power's Out" with Nicole Scherzinger. The song, originally recorded in , was to have been included on Scherzinger's shelved album Her Name is Nicole. The song was released on Scherzinger's debut album Killer Love. For several years, Sting worked on a musical, The Last Ship , inspired by Sting's own childhood experiences and the shipbuilding industry in Wallsend.
On 18 July , Sting's first rock album in many years was announced. The title is a reference to the New York City intersection he crossed every day to get to the studio where much of the album was recorded. The album was produced by Sting's manager, Martin Kierszenbaum. On 4 November , management of the Bataclan theatre announced that Sting would perform an exclusive concert in Paris on 12 November for the re-opening of the Bataclan, a year after the terrorist attack at the venue.
Sting was announced as the joint winner of the Polar Music Prize , a Swedish international award given in recognition of excellence in the world of music.
The award committee stated: "As a composer, Sting has combined classic pop with virtuoso musicianship and an openness to all genres and sounds from around the world. Sting's fourteenth album, titled My Songs , was released on 24 May The album features 14 studio and one live re-recorded versions of his songs released throughout his solo career and his time with the Police.
Sting's involvement in human rights began in September , when Martin Lewis included him in the fourth Amnesty International gala, The Secret Policeman's Other Ball following the example set at the show by Pete Townshend. The event was the first time that Sting worked with Geldof. His association with Amnesty continued throughout the s and beyond and he took part in Amnesty's human rights concerts. Sting had shown his interest in social and political issues in his song "Driven to Tears", an indictment of apathy to world hunger.
The video for the song shows the puppets of world leaders and political figures of the day, usually with the figure matching the altered lyrics.
The day after the final concert, he told NBC 's Today Show : "I've been a member of Amnesty and a support member for five years, due to an entertainment event called The Secret Policeman's Ball and before that I did not know about Amnesty, I did not know about its work, I did not know about torture in the world. In , he flew to the Altamira Gathering to offer support while promoting his charity. A species of Colombian tree frog, Dendropsophus stingi , was named after him for his "commitment and efforts to save the rainforest".
In , Sting joined more than 30 others in an open letter to British Prime Minister David Cameron for "immediate decriminalisation of drug possession" if a policy review showed it had failed. Sting was quoted: "Giving young people criminal records for minor drug possession serves little purpose — it is time to think of more imaginative ways of addressing drug use in our society.
Amnesty International convinced him to cancel due to concerns over the rights of Kazakh oil and gas workers and their families. On 2 November , Sting appeared on Hurricane Sandy: Coming Together and sang a version of "Message in a Bottle" to raise funds for those affected by a storm on the east coast of the US that week.
Sting publicly opposed Brexit and supported remaining in the European Union. Stating that Brexit will "impact every aspect of the music industry. From touring to sales, to copyright legislation to royalty collation", the letter adds: "We dominate the market and our bands, singers, musicians, writers, producers and engineers work all over Europe and the world and in turn, Europe and the world come to us.
Because we are brilliant at it And that truly is what Britain is. The letter cited several pieces of evidence that show that smartphone use by children increases the risk of their having mental health problems, and worsens academic performance. Sting married actress Frances Tomelty on 1 May Before they divorced in , they had two children: Joseph born 23 November and Fuchsia Katherine "Kate", born 17 April In , Sting became a tax exile    in Galway in Ireland.
In , after the birth of his second child, he separated from Tomelty and began living with actress and film producer Trudie Styler. The couple married at Camden Registry Office on 20 August , and had their wedding blessed two days later in the twelfth-century parish church of St Andrew in Great Durnford , Wiltshire , south-west England. Coco is a singer who now goes by the name Eliot Sumner, and was the founder and lead singer of the group I Blame Coco.
Giacomo Luke is the inspiration behind the name of Kentucky Derby —winning horse Giacomo. Both of Sting's parents died of cancer: his mother in and his father in He did not attend either parent's funeral, in order not to bring media attention to them. Moore was jailed for six years. He participated in running races at Parliament Hill and charity runs. Around , Danny Paradise introduced him to yoga, and he began practising Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga series, though he now practises Tantra and Jivamukti Yoga as well.
Sting's affinity with yoga contributed to a rumour about his sexual prowess, including a purported eight hours of sex with Styler. A journalist asked "how do you perform in bed? Kasparov beat all five simultaneously within fifty minutes. In , Sting read the Gormenghast trilogy by Mervyn Peake and later bought the film rights.
He named pets, a racehorse, his publishing company, and one of his daughters Fuchsia after characters from the books. Sting supports his hometown Premier League football club Newcastle United , and in backed a supporters' campaign against the plan of owner Mike Ashley to sell off naming rights of the club's home stadium St James' Park. In a interview in Time , Sting said that he was agnostic and that the certainties of religious faith were dangerous.
In August , Sting donated money to The Friends of Tynemouth Outdoor Pool to regenerate the s lido at the southern end of Longsands Beach in Tynemouth , northeast England, a few miles from where he was born. Sting has also ventured into acting. Film, television and radio roles include: . Sting narrated the American premiere of the musical Yanomamo , by Peter Rose and Anne Conlon , outlining problems that existed in the Amazon rainforest.
This was made into a film and later broadcast as Song of the Forest. He also provided the voice of Zarm on the s television show Captain Planet and the Planeteers. Sting also appeared as himself in the video game Guitar Hero World Tour. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Redirected from Sting artist. For the Australian rules footballer, see Gordon Sumner footballer. English musician.
Sting performing at The Queen's Birthday Party in Wallsend , Northumberland , England. Musician singer composer actor. Frances Tomelty m. Trudie Styler m. Rock pop new wave post-punk ska reggae jazz world. Vocals bass guitar guitar double bass lute. Main article: The Police. You're in the biggest band in the world — just bite the bullet and make some money. There's something inherently sexy about the sight, something primal, as if the wind were making love to the barley. Lovers have made promises here, I'm sure, their bonds strengthened by the comforting cycle of the seasons.
Favorite track: The Violent Sound. Joe Balling. Joe Balling when i need a fresh outlook. Every track of this album is awesome, the vocal line mixed within instruments perfectly.
Favorite track: How Fleeting. Stephan Hooft. Jason Birzer. Tyler McKaige. Mark Straub. Kirby Perry. Drummond Fudge. John tube. Simon Schultz. Carl Wilson. Christopher Brenk. Mark Woods. Geordon Sauppe. Jonas B. Kyle Waymire. Ethan Garoutte. Benjamin Duran. Kenny McGalem. Aaron Chisholm. Henry Neel Mitz. Ryan Manning. Terror Of Mechagodzilla. Roy Farrell. Myles Glover. Yoann Maillard. Alexandru Ianu.
Avery Miller. You are the devil and you love it. I am the devil and I'm sick of it. Sick of it. Everything Beautiful is Behind You No one is listening. We don't hear it. This isn't happening until you fear it. Respect existence or expect resistance. Respect existence, gently shake the world, or expect it. When it's a gun in your hand or a gun to your head only foot prints are left in the dirt. Every day is the same, no one is singing.
Erode all vessels of abuse. And if your fight is righteous, eat the hearts of your enemies. Bleed it on me. Bleed it all out on me. Keep me warm only when necessary. Respect existence, gently shake the world or expect it. Shake the world. I won't suffer a noose. The Wires That Hang There are scavengers of human misery. There is a disdain for this pattern of history. No tolerance for your heart of ill consent. No tolerance for your tough guy bull shit. All the names of the innocent dead could fill another book.
No more murderers, no more getting off the hook. The wires that hang keep the blood running cold. This is a corrupt tradition, a sadistic ritual. This mentality fears no witness. Arrogance may pull the trigger. This is a corrupt tradition, a disturbing rite of passage. No contest, no conviction, no noose tightly fashioned from the wires that hang. Comrades You stand by the door, a phrase leaves your lips. Your body is frozen stiff.
A heart hits the floor, your tears undeserved. Wasted time and words. There's never a way, you cannot repay, and you can't make me stay. I wasn't built for this. There is no flawed design. I think it's about time to ride out. I'm not young and new, didn't matter to you. A child in my arms. We opened a door, and now for a whore. You crush it like this. You explain an attempt to remedy or subside. Contempt for you resides within me. You should live with the shame and bare all the weight.
But I can't bare to try what you feel is fair game. I'm not that way. The answers are suicide. We say our goodbyes. A kiss on the cheek. A group of men wait outside.
They approach in a way we deny we are gay and then we suffocate. There's no more air to survive. They'll bury us alive. There's no more air. Bed of Fire You're free to be loved at last. I will never burden you again. Your tears were undeserved. The jar of notes you wrote might as well be a jar of teeth.
Though beautiful, they haunt my room. I could never bare to read another word. The blinds are still broken, the sun creeps in, illuminates and outline of you.Fragile (13) Fragile (CD, Album, RE, Unofficial) Estrella Rockera: ER Spain: Sell This Version: Recommendations Reviews Add Review [r] Release. Edit Release All Versions of this Release New Submission. Add to Collection.