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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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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

Watch U2 Sing Bowie, Stones, Talking Heads

It happened last night (4/14) at an after-party at Bar Secreto in Sao Paulo following the final show of the band's South American tour. Bono…
brandon | April 15, 2011 - 5:28 pm

Watch Arcade Fire Cover The Rolling Stones At Surprise Haiti Gig

According to the NME, Arcade Fire played a surprise concert in Port-Au-Prince on Tuesday night, performing a dozen songs over 45 minutes at the Hotel…
jessica | March 31, 2011 - 12:13 pm

Rolling Stones Headlining Coachella 2011 Says Rumor Mill

For all of your fancy guesswork on our “Who Should Headline Coachella 2011?” post this summer, nobody came up with the apparent top contender for…
Amrit Singh | November 16, 2010 - 2:19 pm

VH1 100 Greatest Artists Of All Time

You guys love lists, and we love to start our holiday weekend early, so thanks VH1 for putting together this 100 Greatest Artists Of All…
brandon | September 3, 2010 - 12:03 pm

Phish Bring “Loving Cup” To Fallon For Exile On Main St. Week

All week, Jimmy's been shining a light on the Stones-cold classic Exile On Main St. with cover performances and the occasional awkward satellite patch-in by
Amrit Singh | May 14, 2010 - 10:50 am

The Rolling Stones – “Plundered My Soul”

Although Record Store Day always yields some high-profile goodies, this year the offerings were particularly noteworthy, with a new track from Blur and this "new"…
Amrit Singh | April 20, 2010 - 1:04 pm

Neil Young, Will Ferrell Play Conan’s Final Tonight Show, “Freebird”

It seems like just seven months ago we were blogging about Pearl Jam playing "Get Some" on the very first Tonight Show With Conan O'Brien.
Amrit Singh | January 22, 2010 - 2:58 pm

Stereogum & team9 Present… MySplice III: 2008 Mashed Up

For the third year in a row, we've turned to master bootlegger team9 to take some of our favorite songs of the year and mash…
Scott Lapatine | December 16, 2008 - 6:17 pm

Faces Reunion A Go

Faces broke up when Ronnie Wood left to join the Rolling Stones in 1975, but more than 30 years later, they’re reuniting, Rod Stewart and…
brandon | November 13, 2008 - 5:03 pm

OldStand: Rolling Stone, March 10, 1988

Take our ink-stained hands and join us at the OldStand, where Jon McMillan goes to remind everyone what an honest-to-goodness music magazine is supposed to…
Amrit Singh | March 31, 2008 - 12:53 pm

Ronnie Wood Gets A New Music Woodie

Hey, David Byrne and the Boss aren't the only old-school rockers keeping abreast of the new, crazy sounds. Turns out Rolling Stones' guitarist Ronnie Wood…
Stereogum | December 6, 2007 - 9:43 am

New Mick Jagger Video – “Charmed Life”

Mick flashes back through some of his favorite moments in the video for "Charmed Life"-- hugging Bono, playing bass, hugging Sting, chillin' with Lenny Kravitz,…
Stereogum | September 20, 2007 - 4:40 pm

New Old Mick Jagger & John Lennon – ?Too Many Cooks (Spoil the Soup)?

As you may have heard, the king of the chicken dance is releasing a 17-track The Very Best Of Mick Jagger with material from his…
Stereogum | August 27, 2007 - 9:51 am