11.22.11 Sting Back To Bass Tour 2012 - New Performances Confirmed in South Africa...


Live Nation is pleased to announce that four concerts in South Africa have been added to Sting's Back to Bass tour, including two performances in Johannesburg on March 24 and 25, as well as two in Cape Town on March 27 and 28 (itinerary below).

Fan Club presales will begin at 9AM (local time) today, Tuesday, November 22. Legacy Fan Club members will be given a one hour advance window at the start of the presale followed by a presale to all members beginning at 10AM (local time). Tickets will go on sale to the public Friday, November 25 at 9AM (local time).

To celebrate the 25th anniversary of his solo career and in support of Sting: 25 Years, the recently released box set collection, Back to Bass finds Sting performing songs spanning his dynamic solo career, plus a selection of The Police's greatest hits. 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).

BACK TO BASS TOUR 2012 ITINERARY:

February 5 Gateshead, UK The Sage Gateshead
February 7 Amsterdam, The Netherlands Heineken Music Hall
February 9 Gothenburg, Sweden Lisebergshallen
February 12 Stockholm, Sweden Waterfront
February 13 Copenhagen, Denmark Falconer Theatre
February 15 Warsaw, Poland SalaKongresowa
February 18 Prague, Czech Republic Congress Center
February 19 Vienna, Austria Gasometer
February 21 Grenoble, France Summum
February 22 Toulouse, France Zenith
February 24 Claremont-Ferrand, France Zenith
February 25 Marseille, France Le Dome de Marseille
February 28 Munich, Germany Kesselhaus
February 29 Frankfurt, Germany Jahrhunderthalle

March 2 Koln, Germany E-Werk
March 4 Brussels, Belgium Cirque Royale
March 5 Brussels, Belgium Cirque Royale
March 7 Stuttgart, Germany Beethovensaal
March 8 Lille, France Zenith
March 10 Berlin, Germany Columbiahalle
March 12 Esch-sur-Alzette, Luxembourg, Rockhal
March 13 Paris, France Zenith
March 16 Manchester, UK Apollo
March 17 Glasgow, UK Clyde Auditorium
March 19 London, UK Hammersmith Apollo
March 20 London, UK Hammersmith Apollo
March 24 Johannesburg, South Africa Coca Cola Dome
March 25 Johannesburg, South Africa Coca Cola Dome
March 27 Cape Town, South Africa Grand Arena
March 28 Cape Town, South Africa Grand Arena

Itinerary subject to change. Additional cities and venues to be confirmed.
(1) Reviews and Comments
ceejay1 - 11.21.11
Ceejay1
I AM SO EXCITED, I CAN'T WAIT TO FINALLY SEE STING LIVE!!!! 3 MONTHS AND 8 DAYS TO GO!!!!!!!!!!!
Live Nation is pleased to announce that following the immediate sell-out of Sting’s Back to Bass concert at the Hammersmith Apollo in London, a second show has been added for on March 20. In addition, a concert in Munich on February 28 has also been added to Sting's Back to Bass tour. Fan Club presales will begin at 10AM (local time) tomorrow, Tuesday, November 22. Legacy Fan Club members will be given a one hour advance window at the start of the presale followed by a presale to all members beginning at 11AM (local time). Tickets for the London concert will go on sale to the public at 8AM (local time) on Friday, November 25 and for the Munich performance at 9AM (local time) on Friday, November 25...
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Live Nation is pleased to announce that a concert in Luxembourg at the Rockhal in Esch-sur-Alzette, Luxembourg has been added on March 12 to Sting's Back to Bass Tour! Fan Club presales will begin at 10am (local time) on Wednesday, November 23. Legacy Fan Club members will be given a one hour advance window at the start of the presales followed by a presale to all members beginning at 11am (local time). Tickets will go on sale to the public at 10am (local time) on Saturday, November 26...
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