Sting will have a concert in Belgrade on 17 September at Kombank Arena following sold out concerts across North America, Europe, South America and Mexico.
For this long-awaited performance, Sting will be accompanied by a 3-piece band including his longtime guitarist, Dominic Miller, Josh Freese (drums) and Rufus Miller (guitar) with special guest Joe Sumner, as well as accordion player, Percy Cardona, who regularly performs with The Last Bandoleros.
The guitar-driven 57th & 9th Tour, which launched in North America in February this year, has already visited more than fifty cities of Europe, Central and South America and Asia. It is taking the world by rave reviews from fans and critics alike. The Daily Telegraph: “At the heart of what Sting does is a supreme songwriting talent, flowing melodies, audacious grooves and meaningful lyrics delivered by a master musician who seems to get a genuine sense of accomplishment from performing at the highest possible level. This show deserved a badge of honour.”
Sting’s twelfth solo studio album, 57th & 9th, his first rock/pop project in over a decade, was released November 11 on A&M/Interscope Records. The ten-song collection represents a wide range of Sting’s musical and songwriting styles from the raucous, guitar-driven first single, “I Can’t Stop Thinking About You” to the ferocious, Road Warrior-style imagery of “Petrol Head” and the anthemic “50,000.” The album, produced by Martin Kierszenbaum, was recorded in just a few weeks with Sting’s long-time collaborators Dominic Miller (guitar) and Vinnie Colaiuta (drums), as well as drummer Josh Freese (Nine Inch Nails, Guns n’ Roses), guitarist Lyle Workman and backing vocals by the San Antonio-based Tex-Mex band The Last Bandoleros.
The 57th & 9th World Tour is promoted by Live Nation Global Touring, produced by Cherrytree Management and RZO Entertainment.
Tickets for Sting’s concert in Belgrade will go on general sale on Wed. June 21st at 10:00 am. Members of the official Sting.com fan club will have the opportunity to purchase tickets in advance beginning Tuesday, June 20th, 2017 with complete details available at www.sting.com/tour .
For complete tour and ticketing information visit: www.sting.com
Tickets from 2990 rsd will be available via CS Eventim and at the box offices: Kombank Arena, Bilet Centar Belgrade, Dom Omladine, Ušće Shopping centar, and online: www.kombankarena.com, www.eventim.rs
(Belgrade Tourist Board, 21.06.2017)
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