Sting - Concert information

[Updated: April 8, 2006]


12-03-1993 / London / Royal Albert Hall / UK
If I Ever Lose My Faith In You - Heavy Cloud No Rain - Love Is Stronger Than Justice - Seven Days - A Day In The Life - Fields Of Gold - Synchronicity II - Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic - Roxanne/ Consider Me Gone - It's Probably Me - Shape Of My Heart - Saint Augustine In Hell/ Straight To My Heart - Englishman In New York - Fortress Around Your Heart - King Of Pain - Bring On The Night/ When The World Is Running Down ** She's Too Good For Me - Nothing 'Bout Me ** Penny Lane - Every Breath You Take ** Fragile
Support act: Jules Holland & His Big Band.
Attendance: 3,000.
On 26-02-1993 Sting told fans in Miami: "I'll do London even if it's kills me". On 05-03-1993 he returned from the USA in London and it seemed the five London shows would be performed as planned. The night before the first show the news was spread that the first three shows (on March 8, 9 and 10) would be cancelled.
Due to a severe case of laryngitis Sting was forced to postpone the first three shows at the Royal Albert Hall on March 8, 9 and 10. Tickets for the postponed shows were automatically valid for the rescheduled dates on April 19, 21 and 22.
Although the first three shows were cancelled Sting and the band rehearsed at the Royal Albert Hall in the afternoon of March 9, 10, 11 and 12.
After an absence of nine years Sting performed a live version of Synchronicity II again.
The day after Sting cancelled the three Royal Albert Hall shows the manufacturers of TCP (an antiseptic health care product) placed large press advertisements showing a bottle of their product and the message "Could take a sore throat out of your Sting..he should try gargling with this Massage in a Bottle".



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