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Sting will start world tour in Kelowna

Following the critical and popular success of Sting’s 2011-2012 world tour throughout North America, Europe, the UK, South Africa, and Asia, Live Nation is pleased to announce that the Back to Bass tour will continue this year, with Sting performing many of his greatest hits, stripped down, with a 5-piece band.

Beginning on May 30 at Prospera Place in Kelowna, the tour will extend across North America in June with performances in cities including San Francisco, Chicago, Atlantic City, Kingston, and Boston, followed by a return to Europe through July with concerts in Poland, Ireland, France, Denmark, and Norway.

The Back to Bass tour has garnered spectacular reviews around the world:

“Sting brushes time aside in sublime performance.”
– The Boston Globe (October 24, 2011)

“A better ‘Sting’ than ever.”
- Nice Matin (November 13, 2012)

“The concert of the year.”
- Korzar (November 18, 2012)

“His concert was a musical masterpiece.”
- Onet Muzyka (November 22, 2012)

Sting will be joined by his longtime guitarist Dominic Miller, Vinnie Colaiuta (drums), David Sancious (keyboards) Peter Tickell (electric fiddle), and Jo Lawry (vocals).

Members of the Sting fan club have the opportunity to purchase tickets for many of the concerts in advance of the general public at

Tickets for the Kelowna performance go on sale Monday, January 28 at 10am and are available from, Charge by Phone 250-762-5050, or at the Prospera Place Box Office.

Tickets (incl. HST) $66.50, $116.50, $176.50 (Plus FMF & Service charges)


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