HBO Cancels 'Vinyl' After One Season

June 22, 2016

Vinyl, the Mick Jagger and Martin Scorsese-produced series revolving around the New York music scene in the Seventies, has been canceled by HBO after one season. "After careful consideration, we have decided not to proceed with a second season of Vinyl,"...


Keith Richards: 'I'd Work With Dylan in Hell or Heaven'

May 12, 2016

The Rolling Stones will soon be gearing up for their Desert Trip festival, which will find them at Indio, California's Empire Polo Club for two weekends in October, alongside their music veteran peers Paul McCartney, Bob Dylan, the...


Mick Jagger on Prince: 'His Talent Was Limitless'

April 21, 2016

Mick Jagger expressed deep regret over the death of Prince on Thursday. "I am so saddened," the Rolling Stones frontman wrote. "Prince was a revolutionary artist, a wonderful musician and composer. He was an original lyricist and a startling...


Rolling Stones Thrill Huge Crowd at Historic Havana Show

March 26, 2016

In the recent series of monumental arrivals in Cuba — Netflix, Airbnb, a U.S. president — none looms as large as the Rolling Stones, who played to an estimated 500,000 Cubans in Havana on Friday. On an island overlooked by time for more than...


Mick Jagger on Clothes That Have Helped Him Shape Shift

March 23, 2016

For the spring/summer edition of the biannual culture and fashion magazine Another Man, the publication will celebrate not only rock & roll but the fashion and influence of Mick Jagger and the Rolling Stones specifically. The issue —...


'Vinyl' Recap: A Lad Insane

February 21, 2016

Rock & roll is no joke to Richie Finestra, but don't let that stop you from laughing. At the beginning of Vinyl's second episode, the troubled record exec is still recovering from his New York Dolls–induced epiphany — or he's in the middle...


Relive the Gritty Glory of CBGB in New RS Mini-Doc

February 10, 2016

Nile Rodgers, rock journalist Legs McNeil and more recall the birth of punk and the gritty, gross glory of CBGB in the first installment of 1973: Shaping the Culture, a new video series from Rolling Stone, presented by HBO's new show Vinyl. Hilly Kristal...


'Vinyl': Sex, Drugs and Seventies Rock & Roll

February 9, 2016

Welcome to New York, 1973: The spirit of rock & roll is a cesspool of money, drugs and bodily fluids. It's the same unholy trinity that fuels Vinyl, the excellent and hotly awaited new HBO tale of the Seventies music business, executive-produced by...


Watch Jimmy Fallon Sing 'Hamilton' Track as McCartney, Bowie

January 21, 2016

Jimmy Fallon unleashed a torrent of impersonations from Paul McCartney to Michael Jackson to Bono while singing "You'll Be Back" from the musical Hamilton, as part of the Broadway show's digital Ham4Ham series. As Vulture notes, Ham4Ham...


Ronnie Wood Confirms Rolling Stones Working on New Album

April 4, 2016

The Rolling Stones' Ronnie Wood has confirmed that the rock legends, who just completed their historic trip to Cuba, are now focusing on the long-awaited follow-up to 2005's A Bigger Bang. In a new interview with The Associated Press, Wood revealed that...


Hear Mick Jagger Speak Spanish in Video to Cuban Fans

March 23, 2016

The Rolling Stones are heading to Havana for a historic free concert on Friday and they've released a video to mark the occasion. On Tuesday, the group delivered an all-Spanish video message for their fans in Cuba. The band speaks in Spanish,...


'Vinyl' Recap: Pop Life

February 28, 2016

Well, that was fast. Last week we complained that none of the fun that Richie Finestra was having (or at least the fun we were having at his expense) had trickled down to the scenes involving his neglected wife Devon. And on this week’s installment...


'Vinyl' Season Premiere Recap: Rock and a Hard Place

February 14, 2016

Even a record that's a start-to-finish stone classic has one or two standout tracks that sum up the whole blessed thing: your "Stairway to Heaven" or, say, your "Drunk in Love." And in the pilot episode of Vinyl, — the Martin Scorsese–directed,...


How 'Vinyl' Star Bobby Cannavale Won Over Mick Jagger

February 10, 2016

A couple of years back, Bobby Cannavale went to see Mick Jagger about a job. The Emmy-winning actor had been tapped by Martin Scorsese and Terence Winter to play the lead in a show that was being kicked around at HBO, but the project was really Jagger's...


Mick Jagger Remembers David Bowie

January 26, 2016

In our new David Bowie tribute issue, on sale January 29th, several of Bowie's peers remember the singer and his musical impact. Here, Mick Jagger reflects on his 40-plus year friendship with the singer. I can't remember how...



'SNL' Guitarist Jared Scharff Talks Jamming With Jagger

December 2, 2015

WHO: Jared Scharff might not be a household name (yet), but the 36-year-old's face is beamed into millions of homes each week via Saturday Night Live, where he has held down the guitar slot in the house band since 2007. But despite calling it "the greatest...


Watch Rocking New Trailer for Scorsese and Jagger's 'Vinyl'

November 17, 2015

HBO has released a new trailer for their upcoming show Vinyl, a gritty, go-for-broke look at the music industry from executive producers Martin Scorsese and Mick Jagger. While the initial footage released last month teased a world of sex, drugs,...


Watch Scorsese, Jagger's 'Vinyl' Trailer: Sex, Drugs, Punk

October 5, 2015

Sex, drugs, rock and roll – and violence – reign in HBO's new trailer for Vinyl, the upcoming drama series from Martin Scorsese, Mick Jagger and Terence Winter. The clip, soundtracked by the Stooges' proto-punk anthem "I Wanna Be...


Mick Jagger on 'Raunchy' Seventies Rock Drama 'Vinyl'

December 1, 2015

About 20 years ago, Mick Jagger had an idea for a dream project: an epic movie that would chart the history of the music business over several decades. To get his vision off the ground, he eventually recruited Martin Scor­sese and Boardwalk Empire...


Mick Jagger's 'Clockwork Orange' Petition Heads to Auction

October 15, 2015

A letter signed by all four members of the Beatles petitioning for Mick Jagger to play the lead role of Alex in the film adaptation of A Clockwork Orange has hit the auction block. Paddle8 will offer up the unique item, which carries an...