Sting: The Best Of 25 Years will be released on October 18 and will feature 12 remastered tracks, including several remixes and newly unearthed live recordings. Also recently announced, Sting: 25 Years, the definitive box set, will be released next Tuesday (Sept. 27). This collection features three CD’s personally curated by Sting, as well as a DVD, Rough, Raw & Unreleased: Live at Irving Plaza, featuring previously unreleased live concert footage filmed at New York City’s Irving Plaza. The discs are packaged in a beautiful, hardcover book containing rare photos, complete lyrics, and newly written commentary by Sting.
Stine: The Best Of 25 Years and Sting: 25 Years (3 CD/1 DVD box set) celebrate the distinctive work of one of the world’s most dynamic artists.
Sting: The Best Of 25 Years” Track Listing:
If You Love Somebody Set Them Free
We’ll Be Together
All This Time
If I Ever Lose My Faith In You
Fields Of Gold
Whenever I Say Your Name
Never Coming Home
Message In A Bottle (Live)
Demolition Man (Live)
Heavy Cloud No Rain (Live)
With the 25 Years box set arriving in stores next Tuesday, his star-studded 60th birthday concert taking place on October 1st and his Back to Bass tour kicking off later that month, Sting will be out promoting with a series of TV appearances in the coming weeks. First up will be a September 28 visit to MSNBC’s Morning Joe at 8:15 a.m. ET. Then, on October 3, the singer/songwriter will be interviewed and serve as musical guest on CBS’ Late Show with David Letterman, which airs at 11:35 p.m. ET. Sting will also perform and talk on the October 19 edition of NBC’s Today show, which is broadcast at 8 a.m. ET.
Sting has also added dates to his Back to Bass North American tour. Among the new shows is an October 24 date in Wallingford, Connecticut, and additional concerts in several previously announced cities — Boston; Los Angeles; Miami; Philadelphia; Washington, DC; Toronto and Vancouver, Canada. It kicks off October 21 in Boston through December 9 in Vancouver.
Here are all of the tour dates for Sting’s Back to Bass tour so far:
10/21 & 22 – Boston, MA – The Wang Theatre at the Citi Performing Arts Center
10/24 – Wallingford, CT – Toyota Presents Oakdale Theatre
10/26 & 27 – Philadelphia, PA – Tower Theater
10/29 & 30 – Washington, DC, Constitution Hall
11/1 & 2 – Toronto, Canada – Massey Hall
11/5 – Chicago, IL – Rosemont Theatre
11/6 – Detroit, MI – Fox Theatre
11/12 & 13 – Miami, FL – The Fillmore Miami Beach at Jackie Gleason Theater
11/16 – Dallas, TX – Verizon Theatre
11/17 – Houston, TX – Verizon Wireless Theater
11/20 – Denver, CO – Wells Fargo Theatre
11/22 – Phoenix, AZ – Comerica Theatre
11/28, 29 & 30 – Los Angeles, CA – The Wiltern
12/2 – San Francisco, CA – Nob Hill Masonic Center
12/5 – Seattle, WA – The Paramount Theatre
12/8 & 9 – Vancouver, Canada – Queen Elizabeth Theatre