STING – 57TH & 9TH WORLD TOUR
CONTINUES TO GARNER RAVE REVIEWS HERALDED AS THE “SHOW OF A LIFETIME”
12 October, 2017
TAURON Arena Kraków
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18:00 Early Entrance
20:00 JOE SUMNER
On the 57th & 9th Tour, Sting is joined 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.
18:00 Early Entrance
20:00 JOE SUMNER
* Note! All times are approximate and subject to change.
Tickets for this event are personalized.
The tickets will be checked at the entrance. Personal data printed on the ticket must match data on your identity document.
Please remember to take along with you the identity document. In case of discrepancy between the ticket and the identity document we reserve the right to refuse admission to the event.
NAMED TICKETS – more information
BOX OFFICE/ TICKET COLLECTION POINT:
Located at main entrance on Stanisława Lema street, open:
– On Thursday (October 12, 2017) 10:00 – 22:30
GATE 1, 2
Entrance for tribunes ticket holders
Entrance for FLOOR B ticket holders
Entrance for FLOOR A ticket holders
DISABLED/ VIP Packages
Wheelchair access through gates No. 2
Parking information https://goo.gl/XWhVgg
* Note! The number of car parking spaces is limited.
– ANY BAGS BIGGER THAN A4 SIZE
– Weapons, pyrotechnics, rockets, firecrackers, spray paint
– Umbrellas with a sharp point, helmets
– Drink cans, glass bottles, plastic bottles over 0.5l,
– Alcohol, drugs
– Racist materials, leaflets, advertising materials
– Vuvuzelas and trumpets
– Banners and flags of a size greater than 1 meter, sticks, sharp items
– Laser pointers
– Shoes with metal ends, chains, studded ornaments and other items that could pose a threat
– professional type cameras with detachable lens, laptops, iPads, tablets, selfie stick
ATTENTION ! We ask that people attending show not bring any bags bigger than A4 size, and assist us by turning up with plenty of time to spare and help make entering and exiting the arena which may be extended due to control of the baggage and verification of tickets with identity documents.
– any size of binoculars
– 0.5l plastic bottle with cap unscrewed
– All types of phones
– Compact Cameras
Deposit will be available for you to leave and collect after the show any prohibited items ( paid 50 zł )
TERMS & CONDITIONS
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“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.” – The Telegraph, UK
“Sting isn’t just a performer who comes to put on a show. He is an artist who arrives to create art on the stage.” Alto Voltaje (Puerto Rico)
“Sting showcases versatility, depth and enduring rock power at ACL Live. He proved he still has the chops to deliver a thrilling set of strobe enhanced, gut punch rock ‘n’ roll.” Austin 360
The set pulsated though the overwhelming database of new songs, solo material, and classic Police hits. Sting is a universal story teller, built from the stuff of what they say legends are made of.” Vancouver Weekly
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.
57th & 9th is promoted by Live Nation Global Touring, produced by Cherrytree Management and RZO Entertainment. For complete tour and ticketing information visit: www.sting.com
ABOUT STING: Composer, singer-songwriter, actor, author, and 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 studio albums, earned six Grammy Awards and two Brits, and was inducted into The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2003.
As one of the world’s most distinctive solo artists, Sting has received an additional 10 Grammy Awards, two Brits, a Golden Globe, an Emmy, four Oscar nominations (most recently for “The Empty Chair” from JIM: The James Foley Story), a TONY nomination, Billboard Magazine’s Century Award, and MusiCares 2004 Person of the Year. Also a member of the Songwriters Hall of Fame, in December 2014 he received the Kennedy Center Honors, and most recently was given The American Music Award of Merit. Throughout his enduring career, he has sold close to 100 million albums from his combined work with The Police and as a solo artist.
Sting’s support for human rights organizations such as the Rainforest Fund, Amnesty International and Live Aid mirrors his art in its universal outreach. Along with wife Trudie Styler, Sting founded the Rainforest Fund in 1989 to protect both the world’s rainforests and the indigenous people living there. Together they have held 18 benefit concerts to raise funds and awareness for our planet’s endangered resources. Since its inception, the Rainforest Fund has expanded to a network of interconnected organizations working in more than 20 countries over three continents
ABOUT JOE SUMNER: Joe Sumner has been honing his solo work for the past five years. While simultaneously fronting rock band Fiction Plane and pushing boundaries in the tech space with his app Vyclone, Joe has been stripping back all that he finds inauthentic.
The result is a spacious and colorful sound that would not be out of place in a Wes Anderson movie. Starting with just his voice and an acoustic guitar, he writes heartfelt, playful and genuine songs that are never quite finished. ‘Every time I play a song I leave at least a few parts of it completely open to improvisation.’ he says of his loose and collaborative performing style. ‘After you play a song fifty times I think it should get better, not just stay the same!’
This open-minded attitude comes in part from his extremely varied musical experiences – from touring with acts that he literally calls family (The Police, Sting) to artists like Snoop Dogg or singing in a modern opera and writing hits for other European artist. Joe also teaches highly-acclaimed workshops at music schools focusing on the emotional pressures of songwriting.
Joe Sumner’s debut solo single ‘Jellybean’ was released earlier this year in limited capacity and will be available worldwide for stream and download in the summer of 2017.
About Live Nation Entertainment
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About the Cherrytree Music Company
Founded in 2005 by Grammy-nominated songwriter/producer Martin Kierszenbaum, the Cherrytree Music Company provides management record label and publishing services to a boutique roster of artists, producers and mixers who push the creative envelope in popular music. Cherrytree has had an indelible impact on the music landscape from managing celebrated musician and cultural icon Sting as well as launching the 20-million selling debut album by Lady Gaga in 2009 to releasing the artistically and commercially ground-breaking records of Feist, Ellie Goulding, Robyn, La Roux, LMFAO, Far East Movement and Disclosure. In the process, Cherrytree Records, Cherrytree Management and Cherrytree Publishing have become vital sources for Pop Alternative music as well as catalysts for artist collaboration and innovation. For more information on the Cherrytree Music Company, please visit: www.cherrytreemusiccompany.com.
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