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By Andy Argyrakis
Sting's back to bass again, Alpine goes country, Pitbull teams with Kesha
Monday, June 3, 2013


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Sting's back to bass again: Throughout the last decade, Sting's tours have centered around everything from the lute to a symphony to a reunion with The Police. Though there's never predicting exactly what musical mood he'll be in throughout a given year, the veteran's currently celebrating a major solo milestone with the recent box set "25 Years" and subsequent concert trek that finds the versatile player simply heading back to bass. Friday, June 7 and Saturday, June 8 at Ravinia: www.ravinia.org

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Alpine goes country: Throughout the past decade, the Zac Brown Band has steadily climbed the ladder to the point where the roots rockin' country favorites can now headline one of America's most treasured amphitheatres. So either grab a seat or pack a blanket for the lawn to hear tunes from last year's "Uncaged" by one of the tightest bands in the business. Saturday, June 8 at Alpine Valley Music Theatre: www.livenation.com

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Kesha Kesha Kesha Kesha

Pitbull teams with Kesha: If there's one party to hit this summer, it's hands down the tag team between Pitbull and Kesha. Besides the fact that both are radio regulars with hits so insanely infectious it's impossible not to sing along, both entertainers possess such a natural charisma that they make it look effortless. In the words of Pitbull, get ready to "Feel This Moment," or in the case of Kesha, simply "C'Mon." Sunday, June 9 at First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre: www.livenation.com.

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