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TUES | STING & PAUL SIMON at PEPSI CENTER | 2/11/14 Sting and Paul Simon have had a hand in producing some of the most memorable pop and rock songs of the past four decades (five, in Simon's case). Sting, of course, was the lead singer of the Police, but he also had solid enough jazz chops to play bass alongside the likes of Stewart Copeland and Andy Summers. That trio brought an uncommon sophistication to pop songwriting that yielded a string of hits, and Sting's solo albums have often fared well, too. Simon, meanwhile, first came to mass public attention as one half of Simon and Garfunkel. The duo created a vibrant blend of folk and pop that Simon later perfected in his solo career. Though likely to play the hits, these guys also have the talent to pull out some surprises in the live show.

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