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Rolling Stones Unearth Rare Memorabilia for New Exhibit

July 1, 2015

The Rolling Stones will unearth 50 years of rare and unseen band artifacts for "Exhibitionism," their first major gallery exhibit, which runs from April to September 2016 at London's Saatchi Gallery. Tickets go on sale starting Friday, July 10th...


See Rolling Stones Perform 'Beast of Burden' With Ed Sheeran

June 28, 2015

The Rolling Stones' Zip Code tour has featured a special guest appearance or a deep dip into their legendary catalog at nearly every stop, and the band's concert Saturday night at Kansas City's Arrowhead Stadium continued that trend. Ed Sheeran,...


Watch Rolling Stones Jam With Buddy Guy

June 24, 2015

The Rolling Stones brought out a special guest Tuesday night at Milwaukee's Marcus Ampitheater for their only amphitheater date of their North American Zip Code. Seven songs into their Summerfest set, opening act Buddy Guy came onstage...


The Playlist: Beck, Blur and a Black Keys Side Project

June 19, 2015

1. The Arcs, "Stay in My Corner"Dan Auerbach's got a brand-new band! The first thing we've heard from the Black Keys frontman's side gig is this sweet, laid-back slice of falsetto soul, with a melody that reminds us of John Lennon's "Jealous Guy." We're...


On the Charts: Muse, Rolling Stones Continue British Reign

June 17, 2015

More than two decades after they formed, British prog-rockers Muse have finally scored their first Number One album on the U.S. charts as their new LP Drones debuted atop the Billboard 200. Muse's seventh studio album moved 84,000...


Rolling Stones Share 'Brown Sugar' Take With Eric Clapton

June 3, 2015

The Rolling Stones have been unleashing alternate versions of tracks off their classic 1971 LP Sticky Fingers before the album's deluxe remastered reissue arrives on June 9th. This time, the Stones have shared a looser take on the opening track "Brown...


Hear Rolling Stones' Rocking 'Dead Flowers' Alternate Take

May 27, 2015

The Rolling Stones have released the alternate version of "Dead Flowers" that will appear on their upcoming deluxe reissue of Sticky Fingers. A stark departure from the country romp that came out on the group's 1971 LP, the alternate take plays up a bluesier,...


Brad Paisley to Open for the Rolling Stones

May 19, 2015

Country star and expert guitar shredder Brad Paisley gets the honor of opening for the legendary Rolling Stones when their summer stadium tour stops in Nashville. Taking place June 17th at Music City's LP Field, the show is part of the Stones' 15-city...


Hear Rolling Stones' Alternate 'Bitch' With Different Lyrics

May 5, 2015

When the Rolling Stones' classic Sticky Fingers is reissued next month, it will feature a number of previously unreleased studio takes of songs on the LP. The most recent to be unveiled is this ragged, extended version of "Bitch," which features...


Keith Richards: 'I Want to See How Far the Stones Can Go'

April 9, 2015

If everything goes according to plan, the next year is going to be a busy time for Keith Richards. He's about to begin rehearsals for a 15-date North American stadium tour with the Rolling Stones, he's got a new solo album roughly slated for September...


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...


Rolling Stones Visit Buddy Guy's Club, Talk Blues

June 26, 2015

The Rolling Stones and Buddy Guy share a long history, from meeting at Chess Records in 1964 to sharing several bills over the years beginning in the early Seventies. "They were so damn wild back then I couldn't keep up with them," Guy told Rolling...


What Is The Best Rolling Stones Song of the 1980s?

June 19, 2015

The Rolling Stones are on tour this summer with a set list heavy on their 1960s and 1970s work, mixed in with a few new tracks like "Doom and Gloom" and a smattering of 1990s tunes like "You Got Me Rocking" and "Out of Control." Outside of "Start Me Up"...


See Brad Paisley Sing 'Dead Flowers' With Mick Jagger

June 18, 2015

The Rolling Stones brought their Zip Code Tour to Nashville last night, playing a 20-song set that, in a nod to Music City, showcased some of their more country-leaning fare. "Faraway Eyes," "Wild Horses" and "Dead Flowers" provided a triple...


Summer Live Preview: Superstar Shows Help Revive Industry

June 5, 2015

Nothing like U2, Madonna, the Rolling Stones, the Who and Taylor Swift to make the concert business forget that in 2014, revenues dipped and ticket sales dropped from 40 million to 38 million. All those sure-thing music superstars are on the road...


Watch Rolling Stones' First 'Hang On Sloopy' Since 1966

May 31, 2015

Before the McCoys' version of "Hang On Sloopy" became the official rock song of Ohio, the single was a staple of the Rolling Stones' concerts in 1966, popping up on nearly a dozen setlists before being dropped entirely from their arsenal. The Rolling...


See Rolling Stones Play 'Sticky Fingers' at Tiny L.A. Gig

May 21, 2015

UPDATE: The Rolling Stones have released official audio of their intimate Fonda Theatre show last month. The show was the first time the band played their landmark album Sticky Fingers in its entirety. The Rolling Stones previewed their upcoming...


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...


Rolling Stones Unveil Alternate 'Can't You Hear Me Knocking'

April 28, 2015

When the Rolling Stones gathered at London’s Olympic Studios in the summer of 1970 to work on Sticky Fingers, they'd already laid down several classics like "Brown Sugar" and "Dead Flowers"  in previous months. But they weren't out of...


Rolling Stones to Issue Rare 1971 Club Concert on Video

April 8, 2015

In addition to celebrating their 1971 masterpiece Sticky Fingers, the Rolling Stones will release a concert film of a London club gig they played the year that record came out. The release, From the Vault: The Marquee – Live in 1971, will...