Bought at Manny's in Manhattan NY, Sting used his black Strat in public for the first time for the Secret Policeman's Other Ball in 1981. It made it's first appearance in The Police video "Walking on the Moon". He then used it extensively in the studio with the Police.In July of 1985 he used the black Strat again for the Live Aid concert performing 5 numbers. He then used it extensively in the studio recording the album "Dream of the Blue Turtles" album and tour, also in 1985 and 1986. It can be seen in the movie "Bring on the Night".more
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