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Sting photo by Ros O'Gorman

Sting photo by Ros O'Gorman

Sting and Peter Gabriel To Tour For Live Nation

by Roger Wink, VVN Music on January 20, 2016

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Sting and Peter Gabriel will travel North America this June and July with the Rock Paper Scissors Tour.

Having first toured together in the eighties for Amnesty International, Rock Paper Scissors will find Peter Gabriel and Sting performing both separately and together, playing their own songs as well as melding their bands to explore each other’s most celebrated hits.

Sting said of the tour, “I’m very happy that we’re taking the chance to experiment this way. I think people will be intrigued, I certainly am.”

Gabriel added “What intrigues me is that you get a good bunch of musicians together and interesting things will happen.”

Tickets for Rock Paper Scissors will go on sale beginning January 25th. The artists’ fans will have access to a pre-sale through their respective official websites, starting Wednesday, January 20th (time frames vary).

Sting and Peter Gabriel dates

06/21 – Columbus, OH – Nationwide Arena
06/23 – Washington, DC – Verizon Center
06/24 – Wantagh, NY – Jones Beach
06/26 – Philadelphia, PA – BB&T Pavilion
06/27 – New York, NY – Madison Square Garden
06/29 – Toronto, ON – Air Canada Centre
06/30 – Detroit, MI – The Palace of Auburn Hills
07/02 – Worcester, MA – DCU Center
07/05 – Montreal, QC – Bell Centre
07/07 – Québec, QC – Festival d’été de Québec (Plains of Abraham)
07/09 – Chicago, IL – United Center
07/10 – Milwaukee, WI – Summerfest
07/12 – Denver, CO – Pepsi Center
07/14 – San Jose, CA – SAP Center at San Jose
07/15 – Lake Tahoe, NV – Harvey’s
07/17 – Los Angeles, CA – Hollywood Bowl
07/21 – Seattle, WA – Key Arena
07/23 – Calgary, AB – Scotiabank Saddledome
07/24 – Edmonton, AB – Rexall Place

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