The Resource Nothing like the sun, Sting

Nothing like the sun, Sting

Label
Nothing like the sun
Title
Nothing like the sun
Statement of responsibility
Sting
Creator
Contributor
Composer
Instrumentalist
Lyricist
Producer
Singer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
On his sophomore album Sting showcases more of a calm and subtle approach on the tracks. The album was heavily influenced by the death of his mother and the Civil War ravaged Latin America. Includes the hit single We'll Be Together
Related
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • historical information
Cataloging source
GZF
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Sting
Credits note
Tracks 1-6, 8-12 produced by Sting and Neil Dorfsman ; Track 7 produced by Sting and Bryan Loren
Form of composition
popular music
Format of music
not applicable
Music parts
not applicable
Other event information
Recorded
PerformerNote
Sting, guitar, bass, vocals ; accompanying musicians Branford Marsalis, saxophone ; Andy Summers, Eric Clapton, Fareed Haque, Mark Knopfler, Hiram Bullock, guitar ; Mark Egan, bass ; Ken Helman, piano ; Kenny Kirkland, keyboards ; Mino Cinelu, vocoder, percussion ; Manu Katché, Andy Newmark, Kenwood Dennard, drums ; Gil Evans and his orchestra ; Ruben Blades, Spanish vocals ; Dolette McDonald, Janice Pendarvis, Vesta Williams, Renee Geyer, backing vocals,
Place of event
Air Studios, Montserrat
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1951-
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  • Marsalis, Branford
  • Summers, Andy
  • Clapton, Eric
  • Haque, Fareed
  • Knopfler, Mark
  • Bullock, Hiram
  • Egan, Mark
  • Kirkland, Kenny
  • Cinelu, Mino
  • Katché, Manu
  • Newmark, Andrew
  • Dennard, Kenwood
  • Blades, Rubén
  • Pendarvis, Janice
  • Williams, Vesta
  • Geyer, Renee
  • Gil Evans Orchestra
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  • Popular music
  • Rock music
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Nothing like the sun, Sting
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Additional manufacturing number on container: DX 2163
  • Title from disc label
  • Soft rock songs
  • "All songs written and arranged by Sting except "Little Wing" written by Jimi Hendrix and "The Secret Marriage, music written by Hanns Eisler, lyrics written by Sting."--Insert
  • Compact disc
  • Program notes by Sting and lyrics ([14 p.] : ports.)--inserted in container
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Lazarus heart (4:34) -- Be still my beating heart (5:32) -- Englishman in New York (4:25) -- History will teach us nothing (4:58) -- They dance alone (Cueca solo) (7:16) -- Fragile (3:54) -- We'll be together (4:52) -- Straight to the heart (3:54) -- Rock steady (4:27) -- Sister moon (3:46) -- Little wing / Jimi Hendrix (5:04) -- The secret marriage (2:03) / Hans Eisler (2:03)
Control code
17063953
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
  • UMKC: Marr copies forms part of the Danny Mayo Collection.
  • UMKC: Marr copy forms part of the Danny Mayo Collection.
Other control number
075021640221
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • CD 6402
  • DX 2163
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)17063953
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Nothing like the sun, Sting
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Additional manufacturing number on container: DX 2163
  • Title from disc label
  • Soft rock songs
  • "All songs written and arranged by Sting except "Little Wing" written by Jimi Hendrix and "The Secret Marriage, music written by Hanns Eisler, lyrics written by Sting."--Insert
  • Compact disc
  • Program notes by Sting and lyrics ([14 p.] : ports.)--inserted in container
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Lazarus heart (4:34) -- Be still my beating heart (5:32) -- Englishman in New York (4:25) -- History will teach us nothing (4:58) -- They dance alone (Cueca solo) (7:16) -- Fragile (3:54) -- We'll be together (4:52) -- Straight to the heart (3:54) -- Rock steady (4:27) -- Sister moon (3:46) -- Little wing / Jimi Hendrix (5:04) -- The secret marriage (2:03) / Hans Eisler (2:03)
Control code
17063953
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
  • UMKC: Marr copies forms part of the Danny Mayo Collection.
  • UMKC: Marr copy forms part of the Danny Mayo Collection.
Other control number
075021640221
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • CD 6402
  • DX 2163
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)17063953
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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