Sting will return to Romania this year, to perform for the first time in Cluj-Napoca. The event, part of the ”57th & 9th” tour promoting the artist’s latest musical project, is scheduled on October 17.
The gig, which will take place at the Polyvalent Hall in Cluj, will have as special guest, Sting’s son, Joe Sumner, the front man for the band Fiction Plane, who has been focused on his solo career in the past 5 years.
Sting will tread the boards in Cluk next to Dominic Miller (guitar), one of his oldest stage pals, Josh Freese (drums), Rufus Miller (guitar) and accordionist Percy Cardona (The Last Bandoleros).
The tour started in North America in February this year, with Sting already going to more than 50 cities in Europe, Central and South America and Asia.
The organizers from Emagic informed that tickets for the Cluj show will be on sale as of Thursday, June 15, 10 a.m., while the members of the Sting fan club will be able to buy early-bird tickets as of Tuesday, June 13.
British singer Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner, CBE (born 2 October 1951), better known by his stage name Sting, had his last concert in Romania at Romexpo in Bucharest on July 31, 2013.