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It was obvious from the beginning that Hilary Duff signing up for Tinder was a stunt to promote her comeback album. What wasn’t obvious was what an elaborate stunt it would turn out to be — not just a headline-grabbing move to get people talking about Duff again but the premise for a craven music… More »

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 comprise the epic history of what is perhaps the greatest ever rock and roll band, the current one — in which the Stones as moneyed rock… More »

On the heels of Jack White’s new album announcement as well as the unveiling of Blunderbuss’s first single “Love Interruption,” we thought it was time to revisit the hits — not the literal ones, unfortunately — of White’s wide-reaching, strange and prolific career so far. So, here’s 13 of Jack White’s most memorable collaborations. Sorry… More »

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Rolling Stones Postpone Australia/New Zealand Tour In The Wake Of Mick Jagger’s Girlfriend’s Suicide

In addition to being a world-renowned fashion designer, the late L'Wren Scott was also Mick Jagger's girlfriend of more than a decade. Scott was found…
Chris DeVille | March 18, 2014 - 3:05 pm

Watch Win Butler Join The Rolling Stones In Montreal

On their current "50 And Counting" arena tour, the Rolling Stone have regularly been welcoming guests, including Tom Waits, to their stage. And when they…
Tom Breihan | June 10, 2013 - 9:35 am
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Photos: Stones Fest @ Fonda Theatre, Hollywood 5/30/13

Coinciding nicely with the recent run of Rolling Stones shows in town, the culprits behind the Petty Fest conjured up another stellar night with Stone…
Andrew Youssef | May 31, 2013 - 5:48 pm

Photos: The Rolling Stones @ Staples Center, Los Angeles 5/20/13

With the 50 And Counting tour, the Rolling Stones are back on the road rocking arenas. Prior stops featured special guests Dave Grohl, Tom Waits,…
Andrew Youssef | May 21, 2013 - 11:07 am
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Watch The Rolling Stones & Tom Waits Cover Howlin’ Wolf In Oakland

I'm not sure what, exactly, people are expecting when they shell out to see the Rolling Stones arena-tour extravaganza, but they probably aren't counting o…
Tom Breihan | May 6, 2013 - 10:18 am

The Rolling Stones Reveal “50 And Counting” U.S. Tour Dates

In our recent Counting Down feature on the Rolling Stones, authors Tim and Elizabeth Bracy made an especially cogent point about the band, one that…
Michael Nelson | April 3, 2013 - 12:12 pm
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Watch Johnny Marr Play “How Soon Is Now?” With Ronnie Wood

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…
Tom Breihan | February 28, 2013 - 10:33 am
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Tegan & Sara – “Fool To Cry” (Rolling Stones Cover)

Tegan & Sara have a new album out later this month, the Rolling Stones will probably tour their 50th Anniversary jamboree to pad their 401K…
Amrit Singh | January 9, 2013 - 9:32 am

Coachella Rolling Stones Rumor Heats Up

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…
Amrit Singh | January 7, 2013 - 9:34 am
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Watch Nirvana & Paul McCartney Debut “Cut Me Some Slack” At 12-12-12: The Concert For Sandy Relief

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…
Michael Nelson | December 13, 2012 - 11:04 am
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Watch Florence Join The Rolling Stones In London

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…
Corban Goble | November 30, 2012 - 9:19 am
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The Rolling Stones – “Doom And Gloom” Video (Feat. Noomi Rapace) (NSFW)

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…
Tom Breihan | November 21, 2012 - 9:45 am
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The Rolling Stones – “One More Shot”

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!.
Corban Goble | November 7, 2012 - 6:17 pm
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The Rolling Stones – “Doom And Gloom”

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…
Corban Goble | October 11, 2012 - 8:51 am
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MGMT Cover The Rolling Stones’ “Angie”

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…
Tom Breihan | August 6, 2012 - 9:57 am
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The Rolling Stones Turn 50 Today

Fifty years ago today -- July 12, 1962 -- the Rolling Stones played their first show, at the Marquee Club in London. Back then, they…
Michael Nelson | July 12, 2012 - 12:04 pm
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The Walkmen – “Blue Turns To Grey” (Rolling Stones Cover)

In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the first Rolling Stones show ever -- 7/12/1962 -- BBC 6Music is running a series of programs during…
Corban Goble | July 10, 2012 - 12:13 pm
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Watch Mick Jagger, Arcade Fire, Foo Fighters On SNL Season Finale

Saturday Night Live host and musical guest Mick Jagger got a hand from Arcade Fire, Foo Fighters, Jeff Beck, and the Strokes' Nikolai Fraiture whe…
Scott Lapatine | May 20, 2012 - 9:01 am
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Dinowalrus – “Happy” (Feat. Patrick Stickles) (Rolling Stones Cover) (Stereogum Premiere)

For no particular reason, the Brooklyn trio Dinowalrus have corralled a buddy of theirs, Titus Andronicus frontman Patrick Stickles, into helping them out on a…
Tom Breihan | May 11, 2012 - 2:54 pm
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