Tuesday, Andy Summers joined Roger and Michael, of the NBC Sports show Men in Blazers, in their Panic Room to discuss the new film of his life, "Can't Stand Losing You: Surviving The Police."
03.24.2015 Andy Discusses New Film On AOL Build
On Thursday, March 19th, Andy Summers visited AOL Build, Joe Levy and Andy discuss the history of The Police and the events that led up to the documentary, before fielding questions from the AOL staffers.
“Must-See” documentary based on Andy Summers’ memoir ‘One Train Later’
Can’t Stand Losing You: Surviving The Police the documentary based on Andy Summers’ acclaimed memoir, One Train Later, produced by the Yari Film Group will be making a tour of US theatres starting March 20, 2015. The feature-length film, which is being distributed by Cinema Libre Studio, features Summers, Sting and Stewart Copeland, and tells of the band’s meteoric rise, headline-grabbing break-up, and reunion twenty years later, through rare archival footage and Summers’ personal collection of photographs. Fans are already lining up to see the film when it premieres on March 20, 2015 in New York City at Village East Cinema and AMC Empire 25 followed by a Los Angeles opening starting April 3, 2015 at Laemmle’s Royal and Pasadena Playhouse as well as the AMC Rolling Hills (Torrance) with a platform release to follow including San Francisco, Denver, Seattle, Portland, Palm Springs, Chicago and Boston.
Directed and edited by Andy Grieve, who recently edited The Armstrong Lie and We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks, the film tells of Summers’ musical journey from his early days in the London music scene to his chance encounter with drummer Copeland and bassist Sting and the formation of the neo-punk trio, The Police in 1977. From struggling musician to international ‘Rock God’ in two years, Summers’ camera captured the rollercoaster ride to fame and the Faustian trade-off between unprecedented success in the MTV era with love and creative freedom. The film starts as Summers’ prepares for the band’s highly anticipated 2007 reunion tour, recalling the 1983 Shea Stadium concert the marked the end.
03.24.2015 Andy Summers On Huffington Post Live
Thursday, Alyona Minkovski and Andy Summers fielded questions from social media followers during a sit down at Huffington Post Live.
On Friday, Andy also visited the Wall Street Journal offices to celebrate the opening day of Can’t Stand Losing You with an interview for the show, Lunch Break with Tanya Rivera.
Friday March 20th, Guitarist Andy Summers sat in with The Roots, the in-house band for The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon. Friday’s episode included guests Jeremy Piven and Ariana Grande.