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2016

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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...

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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...

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'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...

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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...

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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...

2015

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'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...

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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,...

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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...

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Keith Richards Confirms New Rolling Stones Album

September 16, 2015

Keith Richards told iHeartRadio Tuesday night that the Rolling Stones had a recent group meeting in London and made "definite plans" to record a new album. The guitarist elaborated on those plans in a new interview with Rolling Stone. "[A new...

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Mick Jagger Remembers B.B. King, Names Favorite Rapper

May 18, 2015

The Rolling Stones took a break from rehearsing for their 15-date Zip Code tour to answer a few fan questions via Twitter Monday. In between questions about their hair and the Sticky Fingers recording sessions, Mick Jagger and Keith Richards spoke...

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Mick Jagger: 'I'm Not Thinking About Retirement'

April 7, 2015

Mick Jagger may be a great-grandfather just three months away from his 72nd birthday, but slowing down doesn't seem to have crossed his mind. He's spent the past two and a half years on the road with the Rolling Stones and he's gearing...

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Rolling Stones Plan Summer Tour, 'Sticky Fingers' Reissue

March 31, 2015

UPDATE: The Rolling Stones have released a limited-edition version of Sticky Fingers with the band's rare alternate Spanish cover art. The album features an image of a woman's hand emerging from a can of syrup and is now available at Urban Outfitters. The...

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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...

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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...

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Taylor Swift, Mick Jagger Sing 'Satisfaction' in Nashville

September 27, 2015

Taylor Swift took the stage at Nashville's Bridgestone Arena for the second of two concerts there Saturday, and a night after bringing out Steven Tyler and Alison Krauss during the 1989 Tour stop, the singer this time welcomed Mick Jagger for...

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Inside Allen Klein's Role in 1967 Jagger-Richards Drug Bust

August 11, 2015

To many fans of the Beatles and the Rolling Stones, Allen Klein is nothing but a one-dimensional villain. He's the guy that swooped down at the legendary bands' most vulnerable moments, somehow tricked these otherwise smart people into making...

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Mick Jagger: We May Play 'Sticky Fingers' on Tour

April 1, 2015

The Rolling Stones are releasing a deluxe edition of Sticky Fingers on May 26th, and fans that see the band this summer might get to experience the 1971 album in its entirety. "We're floating the idea of playing the whole album," Mick Jagger...

2014

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HBO Details Scorsese's Druggy, 'Sex-Fueled' Music Series

December 19, 2014

UPDATE: HBO has released the riveting first teaser for Vinyl. Watch it below.  HBO has officially placed a series order for Martin Scorsese and Mick Jagger's long-in-the-works project about a New York City record executive navigating...

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