06.02.12 Sting Kicks Off Latest Tour in Oklahoma Tonight...


Following the Back To Bass tour which ended in Cape Town in March, tonight Sting commences his latest tour in Thackerville, Oklahoma, the first of 35 summer dates across North America, Canada and Europe.

The tour will find Sting performing many of his greatest hits and he will be joined on the tour by a 5-piece band featuring Dominic Miller (guitar), David Sancious (keyboards), Vinnie Colaiuta (drums), Peter Tickell (electric fiddle), and Jo Lawry (vocals).

If you are attending of the shows remember to share your reviews, thoughts and photos with other Sting fans on the relevant tour page for the show - as everyone would love to know what you think.

The full tour schedule is below. Some tickets may still be available for certain shows - check the ticket links on this page http://sting.com/tour/index/.

Summer 2012 Tour Schedule

02 Jun - WinStar Casino, Thackerville, OK, USA
03 Jun - WinStar Casino, Thackerville, OK, USA
05 Jun - Fox Theatre, St. Louis, MO, USA
07 Jun - Chastain Park, Atlanta, GA, USA
09 Jun - Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa, Atlantic City, NJ, USA
11 Jun - Place des Arts, Montreal, QC, Canada
12 Jun - Artpark, Lewiston, NY, USA
16 Jun - Helsinki Classic Festival, Helsinki, Finland
17 Jun - Norwegian Wood Festival, Oslo, Norway
19 Jun - Bergen Calling Festival, Bergen, Norway
21 Jun - Engen Fruens Bøge, Odense, Denmark
23 Jun - TW Classic Festival, Werchter, Belgium
25 Jun - O2 Arena, Prague, Czech Republic
26 Jun - Budapest Arena, Budapest, Hungary
27 Jun - Zagreb Arena, Zagreb, Croatia
29 Jun - EDP CoolJazz Festival, Oeiras, Portugal
30 Jun - Estadio Heliodoro Rodriguez Lopez, Santa Cruz De Tenerife, Spain
01 Jul - Ibiza 123 Festival, Ibiza, Spain
03 Jul - Ziggo Dome, Amsterdam, Netherlands
04 Jul - Henley Festival, Henley, England
06 Jul - Cognac Blues Festival, Cognac, France
07 Jul - Albi Pause Guitare, Albi, France
08 Jul - Les Deferlantes Festival, Argelès-sur-Mer, France
10 Jul - Anfiteatro Camerini, Piazzola, Italy
12 Jul - Molo del Porto, Molfetta, Italy
13 Jul - Teatro Antico, Taormina, Italy
15 Jul - Umbria Jazz Festival, Perugia, Italy
18 Jul - Voix du Gaou Festival, Toulon, France
19 Jul - Paleo Festival, Paleo, Switzerland
21 Jul - Vieilles Charrues Festival, Carhaix, France
22 Jul - Stade Velodrome d'Arcachon, Arcachon, France
25 Jul - Olimpiski, Moscow, Russia
27 Jul - New Arena, St. Petersburg, Russia
29 Jul - Riga Arena, Riga, Latvia
31 Jul - Zalgirio Arena, Kaunas, Lithuania
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