Win Tickets to a Taping of Spectacle: Elvis Costello with… The Police

The Police at MSG (08/01/07)
Andy, Sting, and Stewart at MSG

On Wednesday, August 6th The Police will film an episode of Spectacle: Elvis Costello with… at an undisclosed location in Manhattan (though previous shows were taped at NBC Studios at Rockefeller Center). To win tickets to the taping, follow the directions below.

To get your name into the ticket lottery to attend this taping you need to email no later than midnight (PT) on Thursday, July 31 and answer the following question:

The Police and Elvis Costello were both inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in the same year. Which year was that?

Please ensure your email also includes your name and address, and if you are a member of, or please include your site username. Duplicate entries will not be accepted and will invalidate your entry. Also, as there will be a huge demand for these tickets please ensure that you are, or can be, in New York City on the afternoon of August 6th. We will advise winners on how and where they can collect their tickets after Friday, August 1st. []

As a reminder, The Police’s final concert performance (ever) will take place on August 7th at MSG (buy tickets).

All remaining Police tour dates after the jump.

The Police 2008 Tour Dates
Jul 31, 2008 Boston MA US Tweeter Center
Aug 01, 2008 Saratoga NY US Saratoga Performing Arts Center
Aug 03, 2008 Holmdel NJ US PNC Bank Arts Center
Aug 04, 2008 Wantagh NY US Nikon At Jones Beach Theater
Aug 05, 2008 Wantagh NY US Nikon At Jones Beach Theater
Aug 07, 2008 New York City NY US Madison Square Garden