Sting Has No Answers
Sylvie Simmons, Creem, March 1988
HELL, AT LEAST he's trying. Plenty have called him pretentious quoting Shakespeare to drunks, diddling Jung, sporting philosophers and musicians like designer accessories and I'll happily accept that he may well be. But his music isn't asinine, it's sensuous and clever. He's not a guru, he's an ex-schoolmaster from Newcastle, and if he likes to teach the world to whatever, that seems admirable to me. "I'm 36," says Sting, "I'm still asking questions." Here's some of the answers...
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