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Sting crossing ‘57th and 9th’ to Eventim Apollo

Sting is bringing his upcoming tour to London’s Eventim Apollo.

The musician, who releases the album ‘57th and 9th’ next week, is set to play the iconic Hammersmith venue on 9 April 2017.

Tickets go on sale on 18 November.

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Paul Simon and Sting: These are the days of miracle and wonder

Paul Simon and Sting | The O2 | 16 April 2015

Both started out in successful groups that split acrimoniously.Each has a failed Broadway musical to his name. And, uhm, their surnames start with ‘S’. Not much in common, then, between the quintessential ‘60s New York folk singer and a Newcastle milkman’s son born Gordon Sumner.

Doesn’t matter. Any real differences between Paul Simon and Sting suddenly seem irrelevant when, together, they open the set with a few of their biggest hits. And as they trade verses on songs like ‘Fields of Gold’ and ‘Mother and Child Reunion’, it’s obvious the odd couple share a mutual respect and back catalogues that are not insubstantial — or incompatible.

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