Archive | April, 2014

Andy Summers on his return to rock with Circa Zero – CBS News

By LAUREN MORASKI / CBS NEWS Andy Summers says he reconnected with rock and roll music when he teamed up with the Police for a reunion tour five years ago. Before that, the English guitarist had been making solo albums featuring jazz, world and classical music. Far from rock. “I had this period in ’07 […]

British Weekly: Andy Summers photo exhibit opens April 25th

FORMER POLICE guitarist Andy Summers has been turning his hand in recent years to photography, and a new exhibition of his work, entitled “Mysterious Barricades” opens at the Raleigh Studios on Melrose Avenue for three nights only on April 25th. The exhibition will feature a series of black and white photographs culled from the many […]

Photo Independent Exhibition featuring Andy Summers

Andy Summers Special Exhibition of New Works: “Mysterious Barricades” Photo Independent Art Fair April 25-27, 2014 Raleigh Studios 5300 Melrose Ave., Hollywood, CA Across from Paramount Studios Opening Night Premiere Party Friday, April 25, 7-10pm Details: http://www.photoindependent.com

Circa Zero at The Troubadour 5/14

Troubadour Presents: Circa Zero (feat. Andy Summers & Rob Giles) at The Troubadour 9081 Santa Monica Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90069 http://www.troubadour.com/ All lineups and times subject to change Wednesday May 14, 2014 8:00 PM All Ages $20 For Tickets and Info

USA Today Exclusive Video premiere: Circa Zero’s ‘Levitation’

Police guitarist Andy Summers lifts off with new band, Circa Zero. The video for single “Levitation” premieres exclusively at USA TODAY. When Rob Giles started Circa Zero with Andy Summers, he had a goal for the band he expects most fans of Summers’ work with The Police would have shared. “As a fan, I wanted […]

Breakfast with Robbie Buck: Rock on the menu for Andy Summers

Former Police guitarist Andy Summers has come together with singer Rob Giles to form new rock outfit Circa Zero. The 71-year-old spoke to 702 ABC Sydney’s breakfast program about how the Police Reunion Tour inspired a desire to create music again. Read More and Listen to the Interview here

Police hero Summers back with Circa Zero

Andy Summers is one of the great guitar stylists. His delicately serrated lines flavoured The Police’s popular meld of rock, reggae and jazz during the 1970s and `80s. Since the supergroup’s demise, much of Summers’ solo career has been characterised by rock/jazz explorations and collaborations with Robert Fripp. But he reunited with The Police for […]

Andy Summers bids Police adieu with Circa Zero

BY JANE STEVENSON ,TORONTO SUN The Police are dead! Long live Circa Zero! Okay, it’s not that dramatic, but Police guitarist Andy Summers – who has a new rock group Circa Zero – can’t see the British New Wave veterans touring together again after their hugely successful 2007-08 reunion tour – the seventh highest grossing trek of all […]