Bid on a Signed Photo of Sting & Andy Summers to Help Send a Piano to Cuba

Signed Photo of Sting & Andy Summers (The Police) by Jill Furmanovsky

A massive thanks to famous photographer Jill Furmanovsky (founder of Rockarchive) for her donation to our Send a Piano to Cuba project (www.gofundme.com/pianotocuba) - two amazing original photographs of rock superstars Sting and Andy Summers (The Police) plus a signed copy of her book The Moment, 1970-1995.

The prints are signed by Sting and Summers themselves, as well as by internationally acclaimed Furmanovsky herself. The items are being auctioned by Givergy and the money will go to our project to donate a grand piano to the Amadeo Roldan music school in Havana. Please support us by bidding and sharing the auction link with your friends.

Click here for more information: www.givergy.com/charity/cubanos-en-uk
Thanks Eralys Fernandez

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Signed photo of Sting (The Police) by Jill Furmanovsky

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Signed Photo of Sting by Andy Summers of The Police

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Signed photo of Sting (The Police) by Jill Furmanovsky

Buena Fe versus the steam roller

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‘Sticks and stones may break my bones but words will never hurt me’ – or so they say. Not so for the ultra-right in Miami which has contrived to ban concerts organised in Washington, New York, Texas and Tampa by Cuban duo Buena Fe. Their crime? Comments honouring Fidel Castro, leader of the Cuban Revolution, following his death on 25 November 2016. The tour was organised by Blue Night Entertainment who explained that they ‘decided to cancel the tour’ to avoid upsetting ‘the Cuban community in the United States.’ In reality, it is a small but vociferous minority within that community which imposes such censorship.

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