The Police - Concert information

[Updated: August 12, 2001]

18-08-1983 / New York City, NY / Shea Stadium / USA
Support act: R.E.M., Joan Jett & The Blackhearts.
Attendance: 67,000; sellout.
All 67,000 tickets for this show in Queens were sold within five hours.
Sting: "It was one of the major nights of my life. I'll never forget it" (radio-interview "Z-100"; 06-1985).


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