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Music Review

At Bank of America Pavilion, Sting plays the hits

In recent years, Sting has launched tours focusing on his interest in lute music, symphonic renditions of his catalog, and shows for his winter-themed release. In September he will release a new solo album containing songs related to the Broadway musical on which he is currently working.

But for the aptly named “Back to Bass” jaunt, which came to the Bank of America Pavilion on Friday, the mono-monikered musician and his phenomenal five-piece put the focus squarely on the music that made the English rocker a household name.

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