1. Andy Summers Premieres West African-Inspired Song, Talks 40th Anniversary of The Police

    March 23, 2017 4:00 PM EDT 0 0 1 Andy Summers did not choose Triboluminescence  as the title of his 14th solo album -- whose track "Adinkra" is premiering exclusively below -- just because it's a big, fancy word that's hard to pronounce. It actually applies to t ...

  2. Andy Summers Recalls Doing Mushrooms With John Belushi in Police Documentary: Exclusive Clip

    June 11, 2015 3:58 PM EDT 0 0 0 Can't Stand Losing You: Surviving the Police -- a documentary based on Andy Summers' memoir One Train Later --  premieres on Vimeo on Friday. Among the recollections from  The Police 's heyday is a story that almost seems too good to ...

  3. Andy Summers' Circa Zero, 'Levitation': Exclusive Song Premiere

    February 11, 2014 11:12 AM EST 1.367 k 52 5 The Police guitarist set out to make a "real rock-driven band record" with his new group… Circa Zero's debut album, "Circus Hero," is due March 25 Andy Summers says that touring with the Police during 2007-2008 whette ...

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  5. Andy Summers Debuts Film, Says Open to Police Reunion

    November 07, 2012 9:55 AM EST 0 0 0 Stewart Copeland had his say about The Police on film with "Everyone Stares: The Police Inside Out" in 2006. Guitarist Andy Summers is coming this week with his own "Can't Stand Losing You." Does that mean Sting can't b ...

  6. 13 Cool Music Docs For 2011

    June 09, 2011 1:11 PM EDT 0 0 0 Beyond the world of biopics is the land of music-centric documentaries, many of which are limited to film festival play before a DVD release. Several musical documentaries have already screened in theaters with more to come this summer. Here's ...

  7. This Day in Music

    December 31, 2008 12:00 AM EST - Cutting Crew guitarist Kevin Macmichael dies after a battle with lung cancer. He is 51. Macmichael formed Cutting Crew in 1985 with English vocalist Nick Van Eede, and the new group quickly sco 2002 - Cutting Crew guitarist Kevin Macmichael d ...

  8. This Day in Music

    August 18, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Academy Award-winning film composer Elmer Bernstein dies in his sleep at his Ojai, Calif. home after a long illness. He is 82. Bernstein wrote the music for more than 200 films and television s 2004 - Academy Award-winning film composer Elmer ...

  9. The Police Call It A Career At New York Show

    August 08, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The reunited Police took a final bow last night (Aug. 7) at New York's Madison Square Garden, capping a 151-show tour that will finish as the third highest-grossing of all time with $358,825,665 at th The reunited Police took a final bow last n ...

  10. The Police Call It A Career At New York Show

    August 08, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The reunited Police took a final bow Thursday night (Aug. 7) at New York's Madison Square Garden, capping a 151-show tour that will finish as the third highest-grossing of all time with $358,825,665 at the box office, according to Billboard B ...

  11. Live CD/DVD To Chronicle Police Reunion Tour

    July 15, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 As expected, the Police plan to release a live CD and DVD from its reunion tour later this year. Drummer Stewart Copeland tells Billboard.com the group filmed and recorded two shows, Dec. 1-2 in Bueno As expected, the Police plan to release a live C ...

  12. Summer Run To Be The Police's Final Tour

    February 13, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The Police will take one more victory lap through North America on their massively successful reunion tour before calling it quits for good, sources close to the tour tell Billboard.com. The Police will take one more victory lap through North Americ ...

  13. Summer Run To Be The Police's Final Tour

    February 13, 2008 12:00 AM EST The Police will take one more victory lap through North America on their massively successful reunion tour before calling it quits for good, sources close to the tour tell Billboard.biz. The Police -- Sting, Andy Summers and Stewart Copeland -- wi ...

  14. This Day in Music

    December 31, 2007 12:00 AM EST - Cutting Crew guitarist Kevin Macmichael dies after a battle with lung cancer. He is 51. Macmichael formed Cutting Crew in 1985 with English vocalist Nick Van Eede, and the new group quickly sco 2002 - Cutting Crew guitarist Kevin Macmichael d ...

  15. This Day in Music

    August 18, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Academy Award-winning film composer Elmer Bernstein dies in his sleep at his Ojai, Calif. home after a long illness. He is 82. Bernstein wrote the music for more than 200 films and television s 2004 - Academy Award-winning film composer Elmer ...

  16. The Police / July 31, Aug. 1, 2007 / Hartford, Conn. (Rentschler Field), New York (Madison Square Garden)

    August 08, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 You shuffle into the venue, grab a couple of $7 Bud Lights and maybe peruse the $30 T-shirts. If you're there early, you watch the opening band, a rock trio whose singer bears an uncanny resemblance t You shuffle into the venue, grab a couple o ...

  17. Copeland Gets Critical Of Third Police Gig

    June 01, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The singer in the Police jumps like a "petulant pansy," the drummer is making a "complete hash," and who knows what the guitarist is doing? Notes from a bitter critic? Actually, it's a disarmingly fra The singer in the Polic ...

  18. Police Drummer Blasts Reunion Concert

    June 01, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The crowds have been ecstatic, but Police drummer Stewart Copeland has been anything but impressed so far by the band's reunion concerts. Copeland trashed Wednesday's concert in Vancouver, British Columbia, in a posting on his Web site t ...

  19. The Police Deliver At Official Reunion Tour Kick-Off

    May 29, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A night after warming up in front of 4,000 fan club members at Vancouver's GM Place, the Police officially kicked off their 2007 reunion tour on Monday (May 28) with a 21-song, two-hour set of classic A night after warming up in front of 4,000 ...

  20. Police Heading To Vancouver For Final Tour Prep

    May 07, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Police convene in Vancouver this week to begin final preparations for their slavishly anticipated reunion tour, which begins there May 28 -- preceded by a fan club show the night before. "It's fee The Police convene in Vancouver this w ...

  21. Police Heading To Vancouver For Final Tour Prep

    May 07, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The Police convene in Vancouver this week to begin final preparations for their slavishly anticipated reunion tour, which begins there on May 28 -- preceded by a special fan club show the night before. "It's feeling really good," gu ...

  22. Police Report: Compilation, Reissues, Fan Club Show On Tap

    May 01, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 As the start of the Police's reunion tour approaches, there is a flurry of activity in the group's camp, including a new double-disc compilation, reissues of albums from guitarist Andy Summers and dru As the start of the Police's reun ...

  23. The Police Visiting Bonnaroo, Fenway On Reunion Tour

    February 12, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 In what is destined to be an historic run, the Police will embark on their first tour in 23 years, beginning May 28 at the GM Arena in Vancouver. In what is destined to be an historic run, the Police will embark on their first tour in 23 years, begi ...

  24. The Police Confirm Grammy Reunion Performance

    January 30, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 After weeks of speculation, the Police confirmed today (Jan. 30) that it will reunite to open the 49th annual Grammy Awards Feb. 11 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. The group has not performed li After weeks of speculation, the Police confirmed ...

  25. Police Reunion Rumors Reaching Fever Pitch

    January 03, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Rumors are swirling that the Police will reunite for 2007 dates in England and the United States, which would be the legendary trio's first since disbanding in 1986. Sources tell Billboard.com the rep Rumors are swirling that the Police will re ...

  26. Police Reunion Rumors Reaching Fever Pitch

    January 03, 2007 12:00 AM EST Rumors are swirling that the Police will reunite for 2007 dates in England and the United States, which would be the legendary trio's first since disbanding in 1986. Sources tell Billboard.com the reports are legitimate but would not publicly ...

  27. This Day in Music

    December 31, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2000 - </b>Country Music Hall of Fame member Kitty Wells, 81, and her husband, Johnny Wright, 86, perform their farewell show in Nashville. Appearing at the Nashville Night Life Club, they entertai 2002 - Cutting Crew guitarist Kevin ...

  28. 40OnTV

    October 02, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Oct. 2-8, 2006. MONDAY, OCT. 2 "Today," NBC Featured artist(s): Judith Owen (also scheduled: Mary McDonnell). "Live with Regis and Kelly," ABC Featured artist(s): Monica (also scheduled: Emily Procto ...

  29. This Day in Music

    August 18, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>1999 - </b>DMX and Lauryn Hill are the big winners at the 1999 Source Hip-Hop Awards at the Pantages Theater in Hollywood. DMX goes home with artist and live performer of the year, while Hill takes 2004 - Academy Award-winning film co ...

  30. 31OnTV

    July 31, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for July 31-Aug. 7, 2006. MONDAY, JULY 31 "Live with Regis and Kelly," Syndicated Featured artist(s): Jewel, Raven-Symone, The Cheetah Girls (also scheduled: Chris Meloni). "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno,&qu ...

  31. Summers' Slate: Two Books, Album, Soundtrack

    July 19, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Former Police guitarist Andy Summers has seen it all during his five decades in music, and he's preparing to share his memories with the world. Former Police guitarist Andy Summers has seen it all during his five decades in music, and he's ...

  32. Q&A: The Police's Stewart Copeland

    March 24, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 You spent a half-dozen years in one of the most popular bands in the world -- but that was more than two decades ago. So how do you refresh your memory? For the Police's Stewart Copeland, there was a You spent a half-dozen years in one of the m ...

  33. Copeland Curates New Police Documentary

    January 13, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Add "filmmaker" to drummer Stewart Copeland's list of credits. His documentary, "Everyone Stares: The Police Inside Out," will debut Jan. 22 at the Sundance Film Festival. Add "filmmaker" to drummer Stewart Copelan ...

  34. This Day in Music

    August 18, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>1999 - </b>DMX and Lauryn Hill are the big winners at the 1999 Source Hip-Hop Awards at the Pantages Theater in Hollywood. DMX goes home with artist and live performer of the year, while Hill takes 2004 - Academy Award-winning film co ...

  35. The Police's 'Synchronicity' Reborn On DVD

    August 01, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 In support of their iconic 1983 album "Synchronicity," the Police finally embraced the bombast of arena rock, expanding their lineup with backing vocalists, hiring a designer to provide their stage ou In support of their iconic 1983 album ...

  36. Copeland Revels In Incubus Live Jam

    January 28, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Recalling last month's opportunity to get back in front of a live audience during a guest spot with Incubus, former Police drummer Stewart Copeland says even though "there were a few fender benders, s Recalling last month's opportunit ...

  37. Incubus Rocks 'Roxanne' With Police Duo

    December 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Incubus got a lift from Police drummer Stewart Copeland and guitarist Andy Summers last weekend in Los Angeles, when the pair joined the modern rock act for renditions of the Police's "Roxanne" and "M Incubus got a lift from Poli ...

  38. This Day in Music

    December 31, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2002 - </b>Cutting Crew guitarist Kevin Macmichael dies after a battle with lung cancer. He is 51. Macmichael formed Cutting Crew in 1985 with English vocalist Nick Van Eede, and the new group quic 2002 - Cutting Crew guitarist Kevin ...

  39. This Day in Music

    August 18, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2000 - </b>Chicago bluesman and APO Records artist Jimmie Lee Robinson starts a "hunger fast" in an effort to stop the University Of Illinois At Chicago's (UIC) south campus expansion plans in the 2000 - Chicago bluesma ...

  40. Copeland: No Police Reunion In The Offing

    March 14, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Although he says the members of the Police felt "really terrific" playing together in public for the first time in 18 years on Monday at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony, drummer Stew Although he says the members of the Po ...

  41. This Day in Music

    December 31, 2002 12:00 AM EST - Eddy Shaver, a talented guitarist and son of Texas singer/songwriter Billy Joe Shaver, dies in his sleep while at home in Waco, Texas. Shaver, 38, played guitar with his father in the roots roc 2000 - Eddy Shaver, a talented guitarist and son ...

  42. Police May Reunite For Mandela

    November 11, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 There's a good possibility that the original lineup of the Police will reunite for a special upcoming show. Drummer Stewart Copeland told reporters in Milan that the group has been asked to play at a There's a good possibility that the ori ...

  43. This Day in Music

    August 18, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2000 - </b>Chicago bluesman and APO Records artist Jimmie Lee Robinson starts a ""hunger fast"" in an effort to stop the University Of Illinois At Chicago's (UIC) south campus expansion plans in th 2000 - Chic ...

  44. Sting Live Set Due Nov. 20; Police Jam In Works?

    September 07, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Additional details have surfaced for Sting's upcoming live album, which, as previously reported, will be recorded Tuesday (Sept. 11) in front of an invited audience of 150 at a villa in Tuscany, Italy Additional details have surfaced for Sting& ...

  45. Nylon & Steel

    May 26, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 This is a tasteful yet imaginative example of a classical artist branching out to work with musicians from rock and jazz. This is a tasteful yet imaginative example of a classical artist branching out to work with musicians from rock and jazz. In hi ...