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Sting to Perform at Pula Arena

Sting in Croatia this summer (image: Lionel Urman under CC/Pula Tourist Board)

Popular English singer Sting has announced he will be performing at Pula Arena on Croatia’s Istrian peninsula this summer.

Following the recent release of Sting’s highly anticipated rock/pop album 57th & 9th and with sold out concerts already confirmed in North America and Europe, Cherrytree Management, Live Nation & MPG are pleased to announced that Sting will perform in unique venue “Pulska Arena”, on 26 July 2017.

Sting is returning to Pula after 20 years, with this performance being the only concert in the region,” Sting.com reported.

Tickets for concert will go on sale on 7 February 2017, at 9am at www.eventim.hr and its expected to be sold out quickly. Members of the official Sting.com fan club will have the opportunity to purchase tickets in advance beginning on Friday, 3 February 2017. Details at www.sting.com/tour. 57th & 9th is promoted by Live Nation Global Touring, produced by RZO Entertainment.

On the 57th & 9th Tour, Sting will be joined by a 3-piece band including his longtime guitarist, Dominic Miller, plus Josh Freese (drums) and Rufus Miller (guitar).

Pula Arena

Sting’s twelfth solo studio album, 57th & 9th, his first rock/pop project in over a decade, was released 11 November on A&M/Interscope Records.

As a solo musician and a member of The Police, Sting has received 16 Grammy Awards, three Brit Awards, a Golden Globe, an Emmy and four nominations for the Academy Award for Best Original Song.

He was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2002 and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of The Police in 2003. In 2000, he received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for recording. In 2003, Sting received a CBE from Elizabeth II at Buckingham Palace for services to music, and was made a Kennedy Center Honoree at the White House in 2014.

With The Police, Sting became one of the world’s best-selling music artists. Solo and with The Police combined, he has sold over 100 million records.

For complete tour and ticketing information visit: www.sting.com

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