Posts tagged "the rolling stones"

The Rolling Stones Pay Tribute to Late Saxophonist Bobby Keys

Bobby Keys, the Rolling Stones' longtime saxophonist, died Tuesday at 70, and now other members of the legendary rock'n'roll band are paying tribute to their…
By: James Grebey / December 3, 2014

Bobby Keys, Classic Rock Saxophonist and Rolling Stones Collaborator, Has Died at 70

Bobby Keys, long-time saxophonist for the Rolling Stones and numerous other classic rock acts, died today in Nashville. "Bobby was surrounded by hi…
By: Andrew Unterberger / December 2, 2014

The Rolling Stones Are Selling a $5,000 Coffee-Table Book Because They Can

Having already proved that they can sell overpriced concert tickets with ease, the Rolling Stones are selling a coffee table book for $5,000…
By: James Grebey / October 29, 2014

Arcade Fire and Mavis Staples Cover the Stones’ ‘The Last Time’ With Gospel Flair

At this point in the Reflektor tour, the formula is basically "Arcade Fire covered _______ by local legend _______ last night in _______" with the occasional guest star…
By: Dan Reilly / August 28, 2014

L’Wren Scott, Mick Jagger’s Girlfriend, Dead in Apparent Suicide

UPDATE: The Rolling Stones have postponed a forthcoming tour in light of the news about L'Wren Scott. Mick Jagger has also posted a statement about…
By: Dan Reilly / March 17, 2014

See Eddie Vedder and Jeanne Tripplehorn Charmingly Cover the Rolling Stones

Something you may not know about Criminal Minds star Jeanne Tripplehorn: In the words of Pearl Jam main man Eddie Vedder, "She…
By: Chris Martins / December 20, 2013

Let It Birth: Woman Has Glastonbaby After Rolling Stones’ Record-Breaking Set

Get yer wah-wahs out, ladies and ... well, ladies. An attendee of England's iconic Glastonbury Festival gave birth in the wee hours of Sunday…
By: Chris Martins / July 2, 2013

Mumford & Friends: Vampire Weekend ‘Help’ After Rolling Stones’ Glastonbury Success

When you're closing out a massive festival after a set by the Rolling Stones, you need a big, crowd-pleasing gesture.Mumford & Sons, wrapping up Glastonbury…
By: Marc Hogan / July 1, 2013

The Rolling Stones Remaster Entire Catalogue to Make People Buy Their Albums Again

The Rolling Stones have revealed yet another facet of their ongoing (read: never-ending) 50th anniversary celebration. All of the rock'n'roll lifers'…
By: Kyle McGovern / June 20, 2013

The Rolling Stones to Live-Stream Only a Fraction of Two-Hour Glastonbury 2013 Set

The Rolling Stones will play for more than two hours straight at this year's Glastonbury Festival. Organizers have announced set times for the…
By: Kyle McGovern / June 18, 2013

Arcade Fire’s Win Butler Was More Rock’n’Roll Than the Rolling Stones Live in Montreal

Arcade Fire frontman Win Butler joined the Rolling Stones on stage in Montreal Sunday night (June 9) to perform the legendary band's 1965 single,…
By: Chris Martins / June 10, 2013

Rick Moranis Rides Hard for Rush

Despite not having appeared on screen since 1997 Rick Moranis will forever occupy a nebbish-loving spot in the minds of movie fans as a result…
By: Luke McCormick / June 7, 2013

Taylor Swift Is No Marianne Faithfull, Lackluster Rolling Stones Live Duet Proves

Taylor Swift is a gifted songwriter, and she has improved by leaps and bounds as a vocalist. Mick Jagger is, of course, one of…
By: Marc Hogan / June 4, 2013

Watch Dave Grohl Help the Rolling Stones Tear Through ‘Bitch’

The Rolling Stones have stuffed their ongoing, not-at-all inexpensive "50 and Counting" tour with a number of all-star cameos, including…
By: Kyle McGovern / May 20, 2013

Katy Perry Unleashes Her ‘Beast of Burden’ With a Pair of Stones

Tickets to the Rolling Stones "50 and Counting" tour aren't cheap — and they are selling, we're told — so it's only right that the…
By: Chris Martins / May 13, 2013

The Rolling Stones Selling Overpriced Tickets Just Fine, Thanks

According to a promoter affiliated with the Rolling Stones' "50 and Counting" tour, reports that the legendary rock-and-rollers are deep-discounting tickets in order to fill…
By: Chris Martins / May 8, 2013

Rolling Stones Forced to Slash Tickets Despite Awesome Tom Waits Cameo

The Rolling Stones were forced to discount tickets on the first two dates of their North American tour, leading some to speculate that they'll…
By: Chris Martins / May 6, 2013

Rolling Stones Also Think Your Smartphone Is Annoying as Hell

The Rolling Stones played a surprise gig at Los Angeles' 700-capacity Echoplex club on Saturday night (April 27), but you won't find the standard shaky…
By: Chris Martins / April 30, 2013

Father’s Day Gift Idea: The Rolling Stones Confirm U.S. Tour

After months of teasing fans, the Rolling Stones have finally announced another crop of performances on their "50 & Counting" tour.
By: Kyle McGovern / April 3, 2013

The Rolling Stones Are Headlining Glastonbury 2013, Daft Punk Are Not

The Rolling Stones, Vampire Weekend, Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds, Portishead, the xx, Phoenix, Nas, and more have all been booked for this year'…
By: Kyle McGovern / March 27, 2013
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