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

    Monday | 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. I'll be watching youRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | 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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  12. Devil in a TrenchcoatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | 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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  13. Sting and his 'The Last Ship' star go homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | 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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  14. Sting's 'The Last Ship' opening on Broadway SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | 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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  15. Oct. 23 TV Picks: ‘Project Runway’ season finaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Seattle Times

    ... Actors Studio," 8 p.m. (Bravo): Musician Sting discusses his life and career, from his time with the rock band The Police to the score he wrote for the Broadway musical "The Last Ship." "Scandal," 9 p.m. (ABC): Jake stops returning Olivia's calls, ...

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  16. Our view: Trying and troubling weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | RecordNET

    ... methods. • Wednesday: Police Chief Eric Jones announces that a Washington D.C.-based independent group, The Police Foundation, will investigate the July 16 bank robbery, pursuit and shootout that involved dozens of SPD officers and resulted ...

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  17. Watch Sting Expertly Mimic Your RingtoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    ... a member of the studio audience on stage, where Sting sang a new outgoing voicemail message in the style of the Police's ' Message in a Bottle .' When Fallon had some problems getting the phone set up, Sting stepped in to straighten things out - ...

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  18. Watch Sting awesomely transform your cell phone ringtonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | She Knows

    ... familiar with it. It all made sense when Fallon pointed out it sounded just like an '80s hit from Sting's group The Police. "It does sound like a Police song," Sting agreed, "My lawyers will be on that! They stole 'Synchronicity,' I could make a ...

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  19. Sting and Jimmy Fallon Turn Boring Ringtones Into 'Stingtones'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Spin

    ... Marimba ," the classic Nokia ringtone , and " Xylophone ," which really sounded like it would be right at home on The Police singer also provided one lucky audience member with the best imaginable voicemail greeting for his iPhone. "Sorry I'm away / ...

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  20. Sting Records 'Message in a Bottle' Parody for 'Tonight Show' Fan's VoicemailRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | RollingStone

    Remember back in the mid-Nineties when it was all the rage to record the chorus of No Doubt 's "Spiderwebs" as your voicemail greeting? Jimmy Fallon and the Tonight Show writers gave one lucky cell phone user an even more clever gift on Thursday night's episode, as former Police frontman Sting laid down "Message on My Voicemail," a modified version of the band's classic "Message in a Bottle," direct to the fan's device. "Sorry I'm away / Looks like you missed me," Sting sings in the above clip, as the Roots recreate the track's driving guitar riff and propulsive drums.

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