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  1. 'Stalker' slow-walk cover songs: What the folk is going on?Read the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Zap2it.com

    ... out of the episode. And check out how Denmark + Winter 's version of "Every Breath You Take" is perfectly true to The Police tune's lurker roots in the episode 4 montage: Sure, their musical fear formula can be a bit chain-yanky at times, but ...

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  2. Billy Joel & Stevie Wonder Honored by Sting & Others at ASCAP Centennial AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | KURB-FM Little Rock

    Monday night in New York City, Sting was on hand to present Billy Joel with the ASCAP Centennial Award -- a new honor created to mark the performing rights organization's 100th anniversary -- and on the red carpet before the ceremony, he revealed that he first met Billy decades ago, because The Piano Man was a huge fan of his old group, The Police . "I've known Billy a long time.

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  3. Fetter: Sting taking part in Macy's Parade? Not coolRead the original story

    Monday Nov 3 | Athens Banner-Herald

    When NBC announced on Monday that Sting is included in the lineup to star in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, my inner teenager had himself a little cry. The Police, and lead vocalist Sting in particular, epitomized all that was cool about the New Wave genre that reached its height in the 1980s.

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  4. Sting's Broadway musical is struggling to sell ticketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 2 | NME

    ... ood experiences and the shipbuilding industry in Wallsend, Tyne and Wear. It features music and lyrics written by The Police frontman and ran for 33 days in Chicago over the summer.

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  5. Review: Afghan Whigs at The Mohawk FridayRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 1 | Austin American Statesman

    ... Mac's "Tusk" and "Lost in the Woods" unmasked to reveal the Beatles' "Getting Better." They also managed to make The Police's "Every Little Thing She Does is Magic" sound even creepier than "Every Breath You Take." Near the end of the set they got ...

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  6. Behind The Glass With Hugh Padgham: Does It Sound Any Good?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 31 | ProSoundWeb

    ... - particularly the latter - but he's also responsible for crafting many of the greatest records of the era, The Police's "Every Breath You Take," Genesis' "Tonight's the Night," and Phil Collins' "In the Air Tonight" among them. His ultra-clean ...

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  7. Sting's musical 'The Last Ship' docks on BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | ABS-CBN News

    ... debut as a composer at the Neil Simon Theater. Despite winning 16 Grammys, the former frontman of the rock group The Police admitted being nervous before the curtain went up for the show he had been working on for five years. "I was brought up in a ...

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  8. Sting Broadway musical opens with Robert De Niro, Liam Neeson as guestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... debut as a composer at the Neil Simon Theatre. Despite winning 16 Grammys, the former frontman of the rock group The Police admitted being nervous before the curtain went up for the show he had been working on for five years. "I was brought up in a ...

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  9. Rock star Sting's musical 'The Last Ship' docks on...Read the original story

    Monday Oct 27 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    ... debut as a composer at the Neil Simon Theatre. Despite winning 16 Grammys, the former frontman of the rock group The Police admitted being nervous before the curtain went up for the show he had been working on for five years. "I was brought up in a ...

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  10. Sting's 'Ship' has bumpy Broadway debut www.utsandiego.com...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    The much-awaited new musical from Sting has opened on Broadway. And the critical consensus seems to be: Good songs, shaky story.

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  11. Rock star Sting's musical The Last Ship docks on BroadwayRead the original story

    Monday Oct 27 | The Straits Times

    ... debut as a composer at the Neil Simon Theatre. Despite winning 16 Grammys, the former frontman of the rock group The Police admitted being nervous before the curtain went up for the show he had been working on for five years. "I was brought up in a ...

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  12. Top Stories You Missed on BWW This Weekend - 10/25-10/26/2014Read the original story

    Sunday Oct 26 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... - Music Stars Turned Broadway Composers by BWW Special Coverage - October 26, 2014 Sting's THE LAST SHIP marks The Police lead singer's Broadway debut tonight, but he's far from the first music industry transplant on the Great White Way. Scroll down ...

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  13. REVIEW: Citizenfour Is This Halloween's Scariest ChillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 26 | Time

    Edward Snowden is both the ghost and the hero of Laura Poitras's documentary about blowing the whistle on the spooks at NSA In Dec. 2012, a mysterious person known only as Citizenfour contacted documentary filmmaker Laura Poitras with promises of important revelations about the U.S. government's spy apparatus. Before they met, Citizenfour sent her this warning: "For now, know that every border you cross, every purchase you make, every call you dial, every cellphone tower you pass, friend you keep, site you visit and subject line you type is in the hands of a system whose reach is unlimited but whose safeguards are not."

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  14. Our Final Jack Bruce Interview: On the Rise and Fall of SupergroupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 26 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    ... or less every great rock band has got some kind of built-in flaw that ends up in some way destroying the band. The Police is a great example of a band who hated itself. I think it's an ego, a personality thing. A lot of it often boils down to who ...

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  15. Sunday Special: From the Mosh Pit to the Stage - Music Stars Turned Broadway ComposersRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 26 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Sting's THE LAST SHIP marks The Police lead singer's Broadway debut tonight, but he's far from the first music industry transplant on the Great White Way. From Bono and the Edge's drama-filled SPIDER-MAN: TURN OFF THE DARK to Cyndi Lauper 's mega-successful KINY BOOTS, or indie stand-outs like David Byrne and Fatboy Slim 's HERE LIES LOVE and Glen Hansard 's international hit ONCE, mainstream songwriters continue show that talent is talent, whether they're rocking for thousands in an arena or carefully crafting stories for the stage.

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  16. Sting, 'The Last Ship' star go homeRead the original story

    Friday Oct 24 | Arab Times

    ... is making her Broadway debut. "It took me home." Working with the 16-time Grammy winner who led the seminal band The Police has turned Tucker into a "giddy 2-year-old." To get into character, she visited Newcastle, went to the shipyard at Wallsend ...

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  17. I'll be watching youRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Great Bend Tribune

    Pop music fans will remember a hit song by The Police, "Every Breath You Take." One verse of the lyrics went, "Every Single day, Every word you say, Every game you play, Every night you stay, I'll be watching you."

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  18. Devil in a TrenchcoatRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Slate Magazine

    ... first appeared in the pages of the supernatural comic Saga of the Swamp Thing in June 1984, just after the end of the Police's world tour for their megahit LP Synchronicity . At the time, Swamp Thing was helmed by British writer Alan Moore, who was ...

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  19. Sting and his 'The Last Ship' star go homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | York Dispatch

    ... is making her Broadway debut. "It took me home." Working with the 16-time Grammy winner who led the seminal band The Police has turned Tucker into a "giddy 2-year-old." To get into character, she visited Newcastle, went to the shipyard at Wallsend ...

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  20. Sting's 'The Last Ship' opening on Broadway SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... is making her Broadway debut. "It took me home." Working with the 16-time Grammy winner who led the seminal band The Police has turned Tucker into a "giddy 2-year-old." To get into character, she visited Newcastle, went to the shipyard at Wallsend ...

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