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Wrangling with the history of any five-decade long institution is an inherently thorny business, but the Rolling Stones' story is particularly challenging. Of the roughly five distinct periods that…   Read Story »
A couple of weeks ago, we posted video of the Smiths guitar legend Johnny Marr playing "Heaven Knows I'm Miserable Now," one of the many classics he helped to write, for the first time in 25 years.…   Read Story »
Tegan & Sara have a new album out later this month, the Rolling Stones will probably tour their 50th Anniversary jamboree to pad their 401Ks a bit (which may or may not include a stop at Coachella),…   Read Story »
On the heels of their big 50th Anniversary shows, it would make sense for the Rolling Stones to cash in a little (more), while they are in fighting shape, or whatever you call the shape they are in.…   Read Story »
So last night the unthinkable happened: Paulvana, Nirmacca, Nicartney -- whatever they're calling themselves (Abomination is taken) -- performed at the 12-12-12 Concert For Sandy Relief at Madison…   Read Story »
The Rolling Stones are in London playing a string of shows in celebration of the band's 50th anniversary, and last night the band brought out Florence Welch to wail on "Gimme Shelter." She obliged.…   Read Story »
It's tough to rationalize the existence of new Rolling Stones music in 2012, and it's even tougher to figure out what the hell is going on in the video for their new single "Doom And Gloom." As far…   Read Story »
A little while back, the Rolling Stones unraveled a new song called "Doom And Gloom" which will be included on their forthcoming hit compilation GRRR!. Today they let go of another new swaggering…   Read Story »
The Rolling Stones will be putting out the hits collection GRRR! in November, a release that will feature two new songs. Today, the first of those two songs debuted on BBC Radio 2, a hard-charging,…   Read Story »
MGMT haven't played a whole ton of shows lately; their Friday night set at Montreal's Osheaga festival was their first since April. But they've clearly been practicing hard in their time offstage. On…   Read Story »