Performing His Most Celebrated Hits, Stripped Down With A 5-Piece Band
December 2, 2012 8pm Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre Hall 5BC
Tickets on sale September 13, 2012 10am
Following the critical and popular success of Sting’s 2011-2012 world tour, Live Nation and Lushington Entertainments are pleased to announce that the Back to Bass Tour will continue this fall, with Sting performing many of his greatest hits, stripped down, with a 5-piece band.
Sting will perform in Hong Kong on December 2 (Sunday) at Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre Hall 5BC. Tickets for the concert will go on sale beginning September 13 (Thursday), 10am at www.hkticketing.com. Tickets are also available at HK Ticketing and Tom Lee Outlets or booking hotline (852) 31.288.288. Ticket prices are HK$488, HK$688, HK$988, and HK$1388.
The 2011- 2012 Back to Bass world tour garnered spectacular reviews throughout North America, Europe, the UK, and South Africa. The upcoming tour will begin November 7 in Strasbourg, France with additional performances in Slovakia, the Czech Republic, Poland, Turkey and Russia before heading to Hong Kong on December 2. Full itinerary included below.
“A great night with a band of awesome musicians, and a charismatic singer-songwriter who’s lost none of his powers.”
- The Newcastle Evening Journal (February 6, 2012)
“A concert not to be missed!”
- Lidove Noviny (February 19, 2012)
“Sting is constantly evolving…and whatever he does is magic.”
- Augsburger Allgemeine (February 29, 2012)
Sting will be joined by a band featuring his longtime band Dominic Miller (guitarist), Vinnie Colaiuta (drums), David Sancious (keyboards), Peter Tickell (electric fiddle), and Jo Lawry (vocals).
Members of the Sting fan club may purchase tickets in advance of the general public at www.sting.com. For complete tour and ticket information, please visit: www.sting.com.
FALL TOUR ITINERARY 2012
November 7 Strasbourg, France Zenith
November 9 Lyon, France Halle Tony Garnier
November 10 Amneville, France Galaxy
November 12 Nice, France Nikaia
November 14 Bordeaux, France Patinoire Meriadeck
November 15 Rouen, France Zenith
November 17 Kosice, Slovakia Steel Arena
November 19 Ostrava, Czech Republic CEZ Arena
November 21 Lodz, Poland Lodz Arena
November 23 Krasnodar, Russia Basket Hall
November 24 Rostov-On-Don Palace of Sport
November 26 Istanbul, Turkey Atakoy Athletizm Arena
November 28 Beirut, Lebanon Biel Beirut
December 02 Hong Kong Convention Center
December 13 Singapore National Indoor Stadium
Itinerary subject to change. Additional cities and venues to be confirmed.
Composer, singer, author, actor, activist - Sting was born in Newcastle, England before moving to London in 1977 to form The Police with Stewart Copeland and Andy Summers. The band released five albums, earned six Grammy awards, and in 2003 was inducted into The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Since 1985, Sting has released 13 solo albums. To commemorate the 25th anniversary of his solo career, 25 Years, the definitive box set collection and the double disc, The Best Of 25 Years were recently released. Sting 25, the free iPad APP, which was recently awarded the prestigious Cannes Lion for Best Design/Aesthetic at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, is also now available on iTunes and features exclusive all-star performances from his 60th birthday benefit concert, plus rare interviews, photos, music videos, and more. Sting has sold nearly 100 million albums from his combined work with the Police and as a solo artist and has earned an additional 10 Grammy awards, a Golden Globe, an Emmy, and three Oscar nominations.
Sting: Back to Bass Tour Live in Hong Kong
December 2, 2012 (Sunday) 8pm
Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre Hall 5BC
Ticket HK$488, HK$688, HK$988, HK$1388
Tickets on sale at 10am September 13, 2012 (Thursday) at HK Ticketing and Tom Lee Outlets
Booking Hotline: (852) 31-288-288
Online Booking: www.hkticketing.com
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