Tickets On Sale Monday, September 26th / 10AM
Performing His Greatest Hits, Stripped Down
To Celebrate the 25th Anniversary of His Solo Career
Live Nation is pleased to announce that due to overwhelming demand, second shows have been added to Stingâ€™s Back to Bass Tour in Boston, Philadelphia, Washington, Toronto, Miami and Vancouver. In addition, a third and final performance has been confirmed November 30th in Los Angeles and a new concert has been announced October 24th in Hartford, CT.
Sting comes to the Fillmore Miami Beach at the Jackie Gleason Theatre for a Second Performance on Sunday, November 13th. Tickets go on sale beginning Monday, September 26th at Ticketmaster.com, LiveNation.com or charge by phone 800-745-3000 and at the Fillmore Box Office during normal business hours (Mon. â€“ Fri., 11AM â€“ 6PM and during show days). The Fillmore Box Office will also be open at 10AM on Monday September 26th for the onsale.
In support of his forthcoming box set collection Sting: 25 Years, slated for release on September 27th, Sting will embark on the Back to Bass Tour this fall to celebrate the 25th anniversary of his solo careerâ€¦ performing all the hits, stripped down, as they haven’t been played in years, backed by a 5-piece band in an intimate theatre setting.
Back to Bass finds Sting performing songs spanning his dynamic and enduring solo career, from his 1985 debut The Dream Of The Blue Turtles to his latest release, Live in Berlin, plus a selection of The Policeâ€™s greatest hits. Highlights include the GrammyÂ® winners â€œBrand New Dayâ€ and â€œIf I Ever Lose My Faith In Youâ€ plus fan-favorites â€œEnglishman In New York,â€ â€œDesert Roseâ€ and â€œRoxanne.â€ Sting will be joined by a band including his longtime guitarist Dominic Miller, Rufus Miller (guitarist), Vinnie Colaiuta (drummer), Peter Tickell (electric fiddle), and Jo Lawry(vocalist).
To commemorate the 25th anniversary of Sting’s solo career, the definitive box set Sting: 25 Years, will be released on September 27, 2011. This collection captures for the first time both the highlights and rarities of Stingâ€™s enduring solo career and contains three CDs, all re-mastered exclusively for this set and personally curated by Sting, as well as a previously unreleased live DVD, Rough, Raw & Unreleased, filmed at New York Cityâ€™s Irving Plaza. The discs are housed in a hardcover book featuring rare photos, complete lyrics, and newly written commentary by Sting. In addition, Sting: The Best of 25 Years (single disc) will be released on October 18, 2011.
Sting: Back To Bass Tour is part of the American Express Concert Series. American Express Cardmembers have an exclusive opportunity to purchase advance tickets before the general public. Complete details available at americanexpress.com/entertainment. American Express Terms, Conditions & Restrictions apply.
Members of the Sting fan club will also able to purchase tickets in advance with complete tour and ticket information at www.sting.com. VIP Packages are available through VIP Nation, including premium seats, exclusive merchandise and more. For more information please visit: www.sting.com.
The tour is promoted by Live Nation and produced by RZO Entertainment, Inc.
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