STING: BACK TO BASS
TOUR EXTENDS THROUGH 2013
NEW NORTH AMERICAN & EUROPEAN DATES ANNOUNCED
SANTA BARBARA BOWL
JUNE 3, 2013
Performing His Most Celebrated Hits, Stripped Down With A 5‐Piece Band
Following the critical and popular success of Sting’s 2011-2012 world tour throughout North America, Europe, the UK, South Africa, and Asia, Live Nation is pleased to announce that the Back to Bass tour will continue this year, with Sting performing many of his greatest hits, stripped down, with a 5-piece band.
Beginning on May 30 in Kelowna, British Columbia, the tour will extend across North America in June with performances in cities including San Francisco, Chicago, Atlantic City, Kingston, and Boston, followed by a return to Europe through July with concerts in Poland, Ireland, France, Denmark, and Norway. Additional dates will be announced in the coming weeks (latest itinerary included below).
The Back to Bass tour has garnered spectacular reviews around the world:
“Sting brushes time aside in sublime performance.”
– The Boston Globe (October 24, 2011)
“A better ‘Sting’ than ever.”
- Nice Matin (November 13, 2012)
“The concert of the year.”
- Korzar (November 18, 2012)
“His concert was a musical masterpiece.”
- Onet Muzyka (November 22, 2012)
Sting will be joined by his longtime guitarist Dominic Miller, Vinnie Colaiuta (drums), David Sancious (keyboards) Peter Tickell (electric fiddle), and Jo Lawry (vocals).
Members of the Sting fan club have the opportunity to purchase tickets for many of the concerts in advance of the general public at www.sting.com. For complete tour and ticket information, please visit: www.sting.com.
VIP Nation is offering a variety of exclusive packages along the Back to Bass tour that include premium seats, access to soundcheck, a meet & greet with Sting, specially designed merchandise, and more. For details, please visit http://www.sting.com/tour/index/.
The tour is promoted by Live Nation and produced by RZO Entertainment, Inc.