Sting, No Doubt Behind On The Second Mortgage On His Vacation Castle Again, Agrees To Endorse A Check In Bangor This Summer


StingBANGOR, Maine — One of the most decorated musicians — as part of a multiplatinum band that ruled the late 1970s and early 1980s, and as a solo act, songwriter or producer since then — is bringing the encore portion of his successful Back to Bass concert tour to Bangor. Gordon Sumner — better known internationally as Sting, the former lead singer and songwriter of the British supergroup The Police — has extended his 2011-12 world tour with more stops in North America and Europe, beginning in late May. Sting will perform many of his greatest hits from his days in The Police and as a solo artist — stripped down — with a five-piece band in Bangor on Thursday, June 20. Tickets go on sale at noon Friday, Feb. 1. (read more at Bangor Daily News)