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  • Q&A: Billy Joe Shaver on His Career, Suicide Attempt and Waco

    Q&A: Billy Joe Shaver on His Career, Suicide Attempt and Waco | ARTICLE

    On his 2009 track "I Feel a Change Coming On," Bob Dylan sang, "I'm listening to Billy Joe Shaver and I'm reading James Joyce." Dylan is one of Shaver's many famous fans; Willie Nelson calls him "the...

    July 23, 2012 2:30 PM ET
  • The Who Announce 36-Date 'Quadrophenia' Tour

    The Who Announce 36-Date 'Quadrophenia' Tour | ARTICLE

    The Who have announced they will embark on a 36-date Quadrophenia tour this fall, performing their 1973 rock opera in its entirety. The band's first North American tour in four years will kick off on November 1st in...

    July 18, 2012 2:50 PM ET
  • On Woody Guthrie's 100th, the Family Returns to Mermaid Avenue

    On Woody Guthrie's 100th, the Family Returns to Mermaid Avenue | ARTICLE

    In 1943, three years after releasing "This Land is Your Land," Woody Guthrie and his wife Marjorie moved to a modest first-floor apartment at 3520 Mermaid Avenue in Coney Island. Three of their children – Arlo, Joady...

    July 16, 2012 1:55 PM ET
  • Mumford & Sons Announce New Album: 'Babel'

    Mumford & Sons Announce New Album: 'Babel' | ARTICLE

    Since releasing their sleeper-hit debut LP, Sigh No More, in 2009, Mumford & Sons have barely stopped touring – circling the globe multiple times in three years. "It's been tough," says bassist Ted Dwane. "We're all in...

    July 16, 2012 2:00 AM ET
  • 50 Years Ago Today, the Rolling Stones Played Their First Gig

    50 Years Ago Today, the Rolling Stones Played Their First Gig | ARTICLE

    "It is quite amazing when you think about it," Mick Jagger recently told Rolling Stone, reflecting on the 50th anniversary of the Rolling Stones first show on July 12th, 1962 at London's Marquee Jazz Club. "But it...

    July 12, 2012 7:00 AM ET
  • Rolling Stones Gather at Site of First Gig

    Rolling Stones Gather at Site of First Gig | ARTICLE

    In honor of their 50th anniversary, the Rolling Stones returned to the site of their first gig, London's Marquee Club on Oxford Street, for a group photograph on Wednesday. It's a rare photo op for the Stones, who were...

    July 11, 2012 3:00 PM ET
  • Hank Williams Jr.: 'President Obama Hates America'

    Hank Williams Jr.: 'President Obama Hates America' | ARTICLE

    Hank Williams Jr. received some of the biggest publicity of his career last October, when he appeared on Fox & Friends criticizing a golf game between President Obama and House Speaker John A. Boehner. "It'd be like...

    July 11, 2012 11:45 AM ET
  • Q&A: Skrillex on the Future of Dance Music and Pitfalls of Fame

    Q&A: Skrillex on the Future of Dance Music and Pitfalls of Fame | ARTICLE

    Few artists are busier this summer than Skrillex, who is taking his loud, full-sensory-overload live show across giant venues from San Francisco's Golden Gate Park to New York's Randalls Island. When we caught up with the DJ...

    July 10, 2012 1:15 PM ET
  • Dave Matthews Band Debut 'Riff' on Tour

    Dave Matthews Band Debut 'Riff' on Tour | VIDEO

    On Tuesday in Darien Center, New York, Dave Matthews Band played their new song "The Riff" for the fourth show in a row. The sixth track from their upcoming album Away From The...

    July 5, 2012 5:11 PM ET
  • Q&A: The Avett Brothers' Scott Avett on Confronting Tragedy for 'The Carpenter'

    Q&A: The Avett Brothers' Scott Avett on Confronting Tragedy for 'The Carpenter' | ARTICLE

    "We're very excited," Scott Avett says about the Avett Brothers' seventh album, The Carpenter, set for release on September 11th. In January 2011, the band started recording a total of 24 songs in Asheville, North Carolina, for...

    June 27, 2012 4:35 PM ET
  • Rolling Stones Debut New 50th Anniversary Tongue Logo

    Rolling Stones Debut New 50th Anniversary Tongue Logo | ARTICLE

    "It's quite amazing when you think about it," Mick Jagger told Rolling Stone late last year, discussing the Rolling Stones' 50th anniversary. In honor of the occasion, the band asked artist Shepard Fairey to update their...

    June 27, 2012 3:50 PM ET
  • Mike Love Books Beach Boys Shows Without Brian Wilson

    Mike Love Books Beach Boys Shows Without Brian Wilson | ARTICLE

    The Beach Boys are in the middle of their 50th anniversary reunion tour, stunning crowds from New Orleans to New York – on Sunday night at New York's Jones Beach, they played a joyous 47-song set...

    June 26, 2012 8:50 AM ET
  • Keith Richards Talks Joint Recordings With Jack White

    Keith Richards Talks Joint Recordings With Jack White | ARTICLE

    Keith Richards and Jack White have been friends for years, but in 2009 they collaborated professionally, spending time together in a recording studio. "I enjoy working with Jack," Richards told Rolling Stone at the time....

    June 25, 2012 1:10 PM ET
  • Q&A: Patrick Carney on the Black Keys' Summer Tour, Van Halen and Dance Music

    Q&A: Patrick Carney on the Black Keys' Summer Tour, Van Halen and Dance Music | ARTICLE

    "We're playing better than we have since 2010," Black Keys drummer Patrick Carney tells Rolling Stone in the middle of the band's summer tour. "When you play a song 60 times a year, you fuck around with...

    June 22, 2012 10:00 AM ET
  • The Beach Boys' Brian Wilson: 'I Don't Think I Look or Act 70'

    The Beach Boys' Brian Wilson: 'I Don't Think I Look or Act 70' | ARTICLE

    Brian Wilson turned 70 yesterday, but he's busier than ever. He's currently zig-zagging across the country on the reunited Beach Boys' world tour, and the band just released their first album in two decades. So how...

    June 21, 2012 12:00 PM ET
  • Animal Collective on Their 'Aggressive, Relentless' New Album

    Animal Collective on Their 'Aggressive, Relentless' New Album | ARTICLE

    Animal Collective's blissed-out 2009 album, Merriweather Post Pavilion, made them the indie kings of 21st-century psychedelia – but the band wouldn't dream of repeating itself on the follow-up. "For better or for worse,...

    June 21, 2012 9:45 AM ET
  • Rolling Stones Gather to Plot 50th Anniversary Bash

    Rolling Stones Gather to Plot 50th Anniversary Bash | ARTICLE

    The Rolling Stones are strongly considering at least one live concert later this year to mark their 50th anniversary, Stones insiders tell Rolling Stone. Sources add that the band is still considering a tour in 2013....

    June 19, 2012 3:00 PM ET
  • Questlove: New D'Angelo Album Will Be 'A Radical 180 Turn'

    Questlove: New D'Angelo Album Will Be 'A Radical 180 Turn' | ARTICLE

    Questlove remembers the moment he called D'Angelo and asked him to make his first U.S. concert appearance in 12 years on June 9th, for the drummer's late-night Super Jam at Bonnaroo. "I said, 'It will be...

    June 18, 2012 1:35 PM ET
  • Little Richard Tears Through Raucous Set in Washington, D.C.

    Little Richard Tears Through Raucous Set in Washington, D.C. | ARTICLE

    Sitting on a golden throne at his piano last night at Washington, D.C.’s Howard Theatre, Little Richard began his set by telling the crowd he was in pain. "I got sick and I had surgery," he...

    June 17, 2012 4:26 PM ET
  • Paul Simon Makes Surprise Appearance at Jerry Douglas' New York Show

    Paul Simon Makes Surprise Appearance at Jerry Douglas' New York Show | ARTICLE

    Dobro master Jerry Douglas was midway through his set at New York's tiny B.B. King Blues Club on Friday night, when he stopped to introduce "a very well-known friend of mine. I hope he's here." The fellow, it...

    June 16, 2012 11:25 AM ET
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