The Police

Behind The Police: Documentary [VIDEO]
Subscribe to 107.9 The River on Youtube “Can’t Stand Losing You: Surviving the Police” premiered on Vimeo Friday.  It’s a documentary about The Police based on Andy Summers’ memoir, “One Train Later”. They were hot and burned brigh…
Sting and Robert Downey, Jr. Perform a Police Song
Subscribe to 107.9 The River on Youtube He’ll probably never record an album of medieval lute music, but we can give Robert Downey, Jr. this much: The man can do a pretty stellar Sting impression. We know this thanks to a clip from the former Police frontman’s 60th birthday party, whic…
35 Years Ago: The Police Release Their Debut Album
When the Police‘s debut album came out on Nov. 2, 1978, it sounded like little else on the music landscape at the time. The band was lumped in with punk and burgeoning New Wave groups at the time, but it played a mix of reggae and rock-inspired pop with all the time-shifting complexities foun…
The River Remembers October 20, 1978- The Police Come to America
When one thinks of Rock and Roll, there are bands that immediately come to mind: The Beatles, Elvis, Rolling Stones, Queen, Kiss, Bette Midler, etc. But there is one band that belongs right next to them in the upper-echelon of music stardom. That band is The Police, and on this day in 1978, The Poli…