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  1. Dirty Dancing, Evita and More Make Up Texas Performing Arts' 2014-15 SeasonRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... ensemble, the Swingle Singers, and a performance project featuring Stewart Copeland , drummer for the band The Police, and Texas-based pianist Jon Kimura Parker. Return engagements include dance favorites, Martha Graham Dance Company and Hubbard ...

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  2. VIDEO: Stewart Copeland's Ben-Hur film scoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | BBC News

    Stewart Copeland made his name as the drummer with the rock group, The Police. But he's also known as an accomplished composer of film scores, ballets, concert works, and several operas, including a commission from the Royal Opera House in London.

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  3. 'American Idol' recap: Alex Preston leads Top 7Read the original story

    Thursday | Newsday

    Alex Preston performs The Police's "Every Breath You Take" on "American Idol" airing April 9, 2014.

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  4. 'Ben Hur,' an old movie with new musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Stewart Copeland, longtime drummer for The Police, has composed an orchestral score for the silent film "Ben Hur," and he will be playing it at Chrysler Hall in Norfolk on Saturday, April 19. Stewart Copeland rose to fame as the nimble, hard-hitting drummer for the legendary new wave band The Police but he is far more than just a guy with a ... (more)

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  5. Alex Preston American Idol "The A Team" Video 4/16/14 #IdolTop7Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Celebrity Dirty Laundry

    ... and you can read our full and detailed recap here! On last week's episode Alex sang " Every Breath You Take " by the Police and Jennifer loved his rendition saying, "I disagree with the guys I love your voice and I love what you do. I miss the ...

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  6. Top 10 songs from the 1980sRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... at the Motown 25th anniversary concert, it was a seminal moment for a generation. 2. Every Breath You Take by The Police: "Every Breath You Take" is either the ultimate break up song or the ultimate stalker song. It's about a controlling obsessive ...

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  7. Zac Brown Shuffles Band Lineup, Announces Summer TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Billboard

    ... with just four other bands - Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band, Jimmy Buffett & The Coral Reefer Band, The Police and The Rolling Stones. Grammy-winning songstress Kacey Musgraves will be opening for the band on select dates - after appearing ...

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  8. DVD review of "The Police: The Synchronicity Concert"Read the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Reno Gazette-Journal

    ... or even relevant to say. It's happened to the best of them. Fortunately for us, from the first frames of "The Police: The Synchronicity Concert," (due Nov. 8) it is clear that what we see is a golden moment when Sting, Andy Summers and Stewart ...

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  9. Stewart Copeland puts thundering rhythms behind the silent film 'Ben-Hur'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... rhythmic sense. "I want the orchestra to shake the building," said the drummer and former member of rock band The Police. "Percussion is typically used as a punctuation mark. With my orchestrations, it is more like the sentence itself. The rhythm ...

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  10. Mont Vernon's Alex Preston makes - American Idol's' top 7Read the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Concord Monitor

    Preston, who plays the guitar as well, got through by singing and playing a cover of "Every Breath You Take" by The Police.

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  11. Top 10 songs from the 1980sRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... at the Motown 25th anniversary concert, it was a seminal moment for a generation. 2. Every Breath You Take by The Police: "Every Breath You Take" is either the ultimate break up song or the ultimate stalker song. It's about a controlling obsessive ...

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  12. Video: Sting Performs Music from Broadway-Bound the Last Ship on 'Colbert'Read the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... own childhood memories growing up in the Newcastle area before he rose to fame as the frontman of the band The Police. The script was also inspired by the singer's solo album 'The Soul Cages' which was released in 1990 following the death of his ...

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  13. 'American Idol' Results Recap: Who Went Home in Tears?Read the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... Khan 's "Through the Fire," and may be "in trouble." Similarly, he wasn't a fan of Alex Preston 's arrangement of The Police's "Every Breath You Take," but didn't seem to believe Jena Irene 's similar re-imagining of Joan Jett's "I Love Rock and ...

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  14. VIDEO: Sting: Coming to Broadway Is 'Exciting and Frightening'Read the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... 's own childhood memories growing up in the Newcastle area before he rose to fame as the frontman of the band The Police. The script was also inspired by the singer's solo album 'The Soul Cages' which was released in 1990 following the death of his ...

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  15. "American Idol" Recap: The Top Eight Perform '80s SongsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | WXLO-FM Worcester

    ... Were Waiting (For Me)," by Aretha Franklin and George Michael . Alex Preston delivered a slowed-down version of The Police classic "Every Breath You Take." Alex later explained that he sent a recording of his cover to Jason Mraz and received ...

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  16. Jennifer Lopez appears on verge of crying as teen singer Malaya Watson eliminated from American IdolRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Daily Mail

    ... panned in on his surprised face. And he said Alex might have gone 'too far' with his radical re-working of The Police track Every Breath You Take. There was good news too for Jena, whose ecstatic face was the next to appear on the giant screen, ...

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  17. 'American Idol' 13 Top 8 redux: Finalists rock their way back to the 80sRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Examiner.com

    Alex Preston does an incomparable job on his rearranged version of The Police's "Every Breath You Take" on "American Idol" for his Top 8 performance.

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  18. Which Idols did David Cook think took his advice?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | USA Today

    ... allowed his voice to be showcased as his voice, really. He seemed to try to connect more." Alex Preston, who sang The Police's Every Breath You Take , was another favorite. "I loved his arrangement, to see him really sit back and be in pocket," Cook ...

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  19. 'American Idol' 2014 Results: Voters Pick Top 7; Sam Woolf, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | International Business Times

    ... been in the last couple of weeks.) Despite the mess-up that was Preston's arrangement of "Every Breath You Take" (The Police), he had a few strong, impressive moments during his number. JLo, Keith, and Harry all say CJ Harris has the "magic" to ...

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  20. Southfield's Malaya Watson may be teetering on 'American Idol' eliminationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Detroit Free Press

    ... comfort zone in the early part of the song, 'you murdered it.' Grade: A- Alex Preston, 'Every Breath You Take' (The Police). For the first time tonight, the changes one of the singers makes to the song actually play to his strengths. Preston pushes ...

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