The Rolling Stones - Page 2

R.I.P. Bobby Keys

Bobby Keys, the legendary rock 'n' roll saxophone player, has died. Keys was best known for his work with the Rolling Stones, though he also…
Chris DeVille | December 2, 2014 - 3:28 pm

Bob Dylan Tried To Make An Album With The Beatles & Stones In 1969

The producer Glyn Johns worked with people like the Beatles, the Rolling Stones, and the Who on some of their peak-era classics. And according to…
Tom Breihan | November 7, 2014 - 11:19 am

Watch Lookalikes Chad Smith And Will Ferrell Cover The Rolling Stones At Charity Show

Back in May, lookalikes Chad Smith and Will Ferrell staged a charity drum-off on The Tonight Show, but it looks like their competition isn't over…
James Rettig | September 20, 2014 - 10:33 am

Watch Arcade Fire Perform With Mavis Staples In Chicago

Two nights ago, Arcade Fire played the first night of a two-night stand at Chicago's United Center, and they marked the occasion by covering Bo…
Tom Breihan | August 28, 2014 - 9:11 am

Watch Mick Jagger Send Up Monty Python In A Promo For Their Final Reunion Shows

What's that? "A bunch of wrinkly old men trying to relive their youth and make a load of money"? Just who are we talking about…
Miles Bowe | July 1, 2014 - 11:47 am

Watch Foo Fighters Cover The Rolling Stones, Queen, Van Halen, & Alice Cooper At Firefly

Foo Fighters were the headliners on Friday Night at Firefly in Delaware and they took the occasion to have some fun: after running through a…
James Rettig | June 22, 2014 - 1:42 pm

Watch Bruce Springsteen Join The Rolling Stones Onstage In Lisbon

Outside of, say, Led Zeppelin reuniting and then bringing Bob Dylan to the stage for a song, it's honestly not possible to imagine a rock-star…
Tom Breihan | May 30, 2014 - 10:08 am

David Byrne Revisits His Goofy “Sympathy For The Devil” Cover

Today David Byrne's website begins a series called From The Archives which, simply enough, involves posting old Byrne recordings. It kicks off with a 1992…
Chris DeVille | May 12, 2014 - 1:41 pm

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

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 Stones…
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

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 on…
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

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

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 401Ks…
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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 when…
Scott Lapatine | May 20, 2012 - 9:01 am

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

Download Matthewdavid Jewelry EP

The texture-heavy but energetic bass music producer Matthewdavid has a new eight-song album called Jewelry that he's posted for free download, and it features the…
Tom Breihan | March 6, 2012 - 4:24 pm