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Sting (Musician)

  • News

    August 7, 2014
  • Blogs

    May 19, 2014

    Morrissey was tackled onstage by a fan, but his long-delayed show was a triumph anyway

    "I'm a man, I can take it," Morrissey said on Saturday after being knocked to the ground by an overzealous fan during his show at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House. Looking a bit more grey than his last appearance in Denver seven years ago, Morrissey was genial if a bit sluggish this time around -- pos ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 1, 2014

    The ten best geek events in Denver in April

    April showers bring May flowers, but we geeks don't have to wait a whole month to reap the benefits of this one. This month is loaded with great times for geeks of every stripe, from pinball wizards to devotees of '80s cinema, and numerous points between. Dig in to this list of Denver's finest geek ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 12, 2014

    Paul Simon and Sting at Pepsi Center, 2/11/14

    PAUL SIMON & STING at PEPSI CENTER | 2/11/14 When Paul Simon and Sting took the stage together, they were each accompanied by their full bands, which often appeared on the stage with them at the same time throughout the set, working together to create an even more lush and almost orchestral version ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 3, 2013

    The ten best concerts to see in Denver this week

    ALICE COOPER & MARILYN MANSON @ RED ROCKS | MON, 6/3/13 Alice Cooper and Marilyn Manson at Red Rocks. Sweet Jesus! How this totally obvious and sure-to-be-awesome pairing has not happened before now is anybody's guess. The music world's O.G. shock rocker and his direct artistic descendent are slated ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 13, 2013

    The ten most noteworthy music publicity stunts

    Sometimes flawless technique, inspired lyrics and a devoted fan base aren't enough. Sometimes you've gotta do something outlandish to step up your game and grab the world's attention. Some would say that getting on a stage and saying, "Hey! Watch what I'm doing!" might be considered attention-seekin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 28, 2013

    Hey, Kanye, that Notorious B.I.G. track being used to hype Taco Bell: Selling out or buying in?

    This past weekend at London's Hammersmith Apollo, Kanye West went on a rant about selling out. Apparently, he now hates the Grammys, corporations and possibly the new Justin Timberlake song. Ironically, the self proclaimed "Louis Vuitton Don" saw absolutely no conflict of interest in calling out art ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 6, 2013

    New shows: Fall Out Boy, Vampire Weekend, Arctic Monkeys, Johnny Marr and more

    A bunch of great shows announced this week: Fresh off a string of well received comeback shows, Fall Out Boy is back with a new record and a tour that will hit Denver in June. Vampire Weekend is due at Red Rocks with Of Monsters and Men, while fun. has announced a date of its own at Red Rocks with T ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 29, 2013

    New shows: Alabama Shakes/Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros, Paramore, Jim James

    There are a ton of new shows to tell you about this week, including a co-headlining date at Red Rocks featuring Alabama Shakes and Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros, plus new shows from Paramore, a solo date from Jim James of My Morning Jacket, the Gaslight Anthem, Marina & the Diamonds and Charli ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 23, 2013

    New Denver shows: Zac Brown adds third show at Red Rocks, plus Sting, the XX and more

    Okay, hands up if you knew the Zac Brown Band was so popular. He's wildly popular, in case you're wondering. Dude just added another show at Red Rocks, thanks to the fact that the first two have already sold out. Oh, and speaking of the Rocks, Sting has announced a June date up there, and we've got ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 14, 2012

    The ten best concerts this weekend: Sept. 14-16

    Welcome to the weekend! The weather has finally cooled off a bit, but the shows haven't. Whatever your inclinations are this next couple of days, there are a plethora of options, from Devin Townsend Project tonight at the Summit Music Hall to Deltron 3030 tomorrow night at Cervantes' Masterpiece Bal ... More >>

  • Music

    September 13, 2012
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    April 5, 2012

    Gotye

    Friday, April 6, Ogden Theatre, 888-929-7849, SOLD OUT.

  • Music

    February 2, 2012

    Le Divorce

    The Sting and the Light
    Self-released

  • Blogs

    November 21, 2011

    Review: Sting at the Wells Fargo Theatre, 11/20/11

    STING at WELLS FARGO THEATRE | 11/20/11Sting's list of endearing anecdotes is almost as long as his lineup of inexplicably bizarre ones -- which, in turn, is almost as big as his ego. The former Police frontman and pouty-lipped crooner remains fearless in the face of a staid solo career (heavy on Po ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 13, 2011

    Sting brings his stripped down Back to Bass Tour to Wells Fargo Theatre on November 20

    Don't take coffee. I drink tea, my dear.​After performing at Red Rocks last year with the Royal Philharmonic, Sting returns to the area with his Back to Bass Tour on Sunday, November 20 at the Wells Fargo Theatre. Backed by a five-piece band (including Dominic Miller, Rufus Miller, Vinnie Co ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 1, 2011

    Top 10 gambling movies of all time

    ​This week's cover story, "All In," focuses on the work of University of Denver professor Robert Hannum, who's been researching the mathematics of gambling and the science of poker for almost two decades. Of course, we all know (or think we know) something about Las Vegas casinos and card game ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 3, 2011

    Jessica Lea Mayfield on how nobody has the balls to ask if a song is about them

    ​Jessica Lea Mayfield (due at the Fox Theatre on Monday, May 9) has literally grown up before our eyes. First performing at age eight with her family's bluegrass band, she began writing her own songs at eleven and performing them under the name Chitlin. Now at the seasoned age of 22, Ms. Mayfi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 23, 2011

    Royal Wedding Singers: Top 5 picks to perform

    ​We've patiently sat through constant reports of Prince William and Kate's big day. We're being bombarded hourly by updates about what color Kate's panties are going to be and what crazy diet she's on. About what tuxedo Prince William will sport and where he's getting his royal pubes trimmed. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 3, 2011

    A Brit as Superman? It could be a little karmic retribution

    This is Constantine. John Constantine. Asshole. ​Superman, the ideal representation of truth, justice and the American way, is now being portrayed by Henry Cavill, a Brit. While I don't think it's xenophobic to have a problem with that, I do think that if it's a punishment, it's one we deserve ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 14, 2011

    Canada bans "Money for Nothing," but still missed a few offensive songs

    ​Yesterday the Canadian equivalent of the FCC decided to ban the Dire Straits' song, "Money for Nothing" from the radio because of the use of a certain slur. Fair enough, but it seems like they might be a little late to the party, as we're pretty certain Mark Knopfler and Sting could really ca ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 27, 2010

    Tom Petty, KS107.5 Summer Jam, Chautauqua Auditorium shows announced

    This year's Red Rocks line-up has been filling in rather nicely, and there's been a few more additions this week, including a second Sting date that's been added, Blues Traveler's annual Fourth of July show, the Barenaked Ladies, Michael Franti & Spearhead, Reggae on the Rocks, Celtic Woman and To ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 22, 2009

    Susan Boyle on top again at Twist and Shout

    ​Susan Boyle continues to dominate the charts at Twist & Shout and once again grabbed the top spot with her debut, I Dreamed a Dream. Tom Waits is still putting up a fight with Glitter and Doom Live and came in second while Christmas records from Sting and Bob Dylan came in third and fourth fo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 16, 2009

    Rosanne Cash top seller at Twist and Shout

    ​Rosanne Cash's The List, which features cameos by Bruce Springsteen, Elvis Costello, Rufus Wainwright and Jeff Tweedy, grabbed the top spot at Twist & Shout for the week ending November 15. Bad Weather California's Young Punks came in second, Jerry Garcia's 1975 live recording Let it Rock nab ... More >>

  • Calendar

    March 5, 2009

    Boy to Man

    Love it or hate it, Scott Walker has made his mark on music.

  • Calendar

    September 4, 2008
  • Blogs

    July 22, 2008

    Live Review: The Police and Elvis Costello & the Imposters at Red Rocks

    Photo: Jon Solomon Love at first Sting. The Police and Elvis Costello & the Imposters Monday, July 22, 2008 Red Rocks Amphiteatre Better than: Any show I’ve seen in a long time. Nearly three decades after the Police’s first Denver gig at the Rainbow Music Hall, the band finally made it up ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 5, 2008
  • Music

    February 7, 2008

    Valentine's Day Heartbreakers

    Songs not to include on your Valentine’s Day mix CD.

  • Music

    September 27, 2007

    Andy Milne

    Saturday, September 29, Dazzle, 303-839-5100.

  • Music

    July 14, 2005
  • Culture

    November 25, 2004

    Life's a Cabaret

    Jacques Brel really is alive in this splendid Theatre Cafe revival.

  • Music

    February 19, 2004

    The Fray

    Reason EP (Self-Released)

  • Music

    February 12, 2004

    Various Artists

    Cold Mountain: Music From the Miramax Motion Picture (DMZ/Columbia/Sony Music Soundtrax)

  • Music

    January 29, 2004

    Critic's Choice

    Skeleton Key

  • Music

    January 8, 2004

    State of Shock

    Seraphim Shock's reign of terror reaches new heights.

  • Music

    October 9, 2003
  • Music

    October 3, 2002

    Furry Logic

    Classic rock and mother nature fuel the weird Welshmen of Super Furry Animals.

  • Music

    September 26, 2002
  • Music

    April 25, 2002
  • Film

    March 7, 2002

    Future Shock

    Director Simon Wells tinkers with his great-grandfather's Time Machine.

  • Culture

    December 6, 2001

    Hunger Strike

    Can a non-9/11 benefit album make any noise?

  • Film

    May 31, 2001

    Sheer Gaul!

    Moulin Rouge thrusts forth a deliciously garish Paris.

  • Music

    March 2, 2000

    A Sperm's Tale

    How CSNY reproduced again.

  • Music

    December 2, 1999

    Instrumental Asylum

    Swingin' Sting? Bluegrass Bruce? Rhapsodic R.E.M.? CMH Records has given Eighties faves a musical makeover.

  • Music

    July 23, 1998
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    June 20, 1996
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    July 5, 1995

    A SPY IN THE HOUSE OF LOVE

    DENVER-BASED HARRIET THE SPY LOOKS FOR PUNK IN ALL THE RIGHT PLACES.

  • Music

    September 14, 1994
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    March 2, 1994
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