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Rolling Stones To Release 50th Anniversary Photo Book

The Rolling Stones will release a book to celebrate their 50th anniversary. The British band - which includes Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Charlie Watts and Ronnie Wood - played their first gig in 1962 at...

Ronnie Wood Reveals Stones Are Considering Tour

The Rolling Stones are ''talking'' about a 50th anniversary reunion tour. Guitarist Ronnie Wood has revealed the group - which also comprises drummer Charlie Watts, lead singer Sir Mick Jagger and lead guitarist Keith Richards...

Ronnie Wood's Rolling Stones Olympic Admission

Ronnie Wood claims The Rolling Stones have been asked to play at the opening ceremony of the London Olympics.Despite the legendary rockers insisting last week they wouldn't be performing at the gig in July, Ronnie...

Ronnie Wood Turned Down Led Zeppelin

Ronnie Wood turned down the chance to join Led Zeppelin. The Rolling Stones guitarist was once managed by Peter Grant who helped turn the 'Stairway to Heaven' band into one of the world's biggest music...

Charlie Watts Ready For Rolling Stones Tour

Charlie Watts is ready to tour with The Rolling Stones' to celebrate their 50th anniversary. The drummer is keen to reunite with bandmates Sir Mick Jagger, Ronnie Wood and Keith Richards for their milestone year...

Richards' Intervention Turned Charlie Watts Off Drugs

The Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts kicked his drug habits during the 1970s after bandmate Keith Richards staged an mini-intervention in the studio.Watts struggled with his own demons throughout the making of the group's 1978...

Keith Richards Gets Higher On Stage Without Drugs

Keith Richards says performing with The Rolling Stones gets him higher than any drugs.The legendary guitarist can't fully explain the energy being up on stage with his band produces, but claims it is better than...

Prince Hit By Vegetables On Rolling Stones Tour

Prince had cabbages thrown at him onstage when he supported The Rolling Stones. The 'I would Die 4 U' singer was taken on the road by the legendary rockers toward the start of his career...

Georgia Jagger Wants To Tour With Rolling Stones

Georgia Jagger wants to go on tour with the Rolling Stones next year. The model - who is the daughter of the band's frontman Sir Mick Jagger - is keeping her diary free for 2012...

Mick Jagger Having Fun With New Rolling Stones Material

Sir Mick Jagger has been writing "a lot" for the Rolling Stones.The 'Brown Sugar' singer revealed he and the band's drummer Charlie Watts recently had a "really good time" performing some of the latest tracks...

Mick Jagger Wants Rolling Stones Anniversary Without Keith

Sir Mick Jagger wants to celebrate The Rolling Stones' 50th anniversary next year without Keith Richards.The frontman fell out with the band's guitarist when Keith ridiculed him in his autobiography 'Life' ruining plans for an...

Rolling Stones Roll Up To Top Secret Meeting

The Rolling Stones have sparked rumours of a planned 50th anniversary tour in 2012 after bandmates Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Charlie Watts and Ron Wood met for a top secret meeting in London on Wednesday...

Happy Birthday, Charlie Watts!

Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts is celebrating another big hit - he turns 70 on Thursday (02Jun11).The rocker has enjoyed a stellar career in music, providing the backbone of the Stones' rhythm section for 48...

Keith Richards Back In The Studio

The Rolling Stones' Keith Richards has been working on new songs.The legendary guitarist has been working on tracks he plans to release with the X-pensive Winos, a collective of musicians headed by songwriter and producer...

Bill Wyman Records With The Rolling Stones

Bill Wyman has reunited with his former Rolling Stones bandmates for a new tribute album.The bassist - who left the 'Satisfaction' group in 1992 - has teamed up with Sir Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Charlie...

Mick Taylor Promises Rolling Stones Book

Former Rolling Stones guitarist Mick Taylor plans to write a book about his time with the band that is "truthful".The 62-year-old musician - who was a member of the legendary rock act from 1969 to...

Ronnie Wood Wants Stones At Glastonbury

Ronnie Wood wants The Rolling Stones to headline Glastonbury next year. The rocker said he is itching to get back with the group - who have been hotly tipped to kick off a tour in...

Rolling Stones Guitarists Ready To Tour

The Rolling Stones guitarists Ronnie Wood and Keith Richards both have "itchy feet" to tour with the band.The 'Brown Sugar' musicians are both excited about the prospect of playing live with the band, and said...

Billy Corgan Still Valid

Billy Corgan says anyone who thinks he's surpassed his creative peak can "go f**k yourself". The Smashing Pumpkins singer continues to release new music and tour with the band and finds it "insulting" that anyone...

The Rolling Stones Final Tour?

The Rolling Stones may embark on a huge 50th anniversary tour in 2011 - which could be their last.The band's drummer, Charlie Watts, said the group - who are aged between 63 and 69 -...

Stones Considering 50th Anniversary World Tour

The ROLLING STONES are in talks to stage a 50th anniversary tour in 2011, according to drummer CHARLIE WATTS.The rocker, who will turn 70 next year (11), admits the supergroup can no longer afford to...

Bill Wyman's Mad Memories

Bill Wyman has "mad memories" of his time with the Rolling Stones.The bassist - who quit the group in 1992 - is pleased the 'Gimme Shelter' hitmakers' iconic 1972 album 'Exile on Main St.' has...

Rolling Stones Deny Split Reports

A spokesperson has dismissed reports CHARLIE WATTS has quit THE ROLLING STONES - insisting the drummer and his bandmates are celebrating together after scoring a number one album.Rumours about the percussionist began swirling after an...

Rolling Stones Set For New Album

Keith Richards is meeting with Sir Mick Jagger next week to discuss a new Rolling Stones album.The guitarist has revealed the band - also consisting of guitarist Ronnie Wood and drummer Charlie Watts - are...

The Rolling Stones' 'Hitleresque' Recordings

Keith Richards described sessions for The Rolling Stones' 'Exile On Main Street' album as "Hitleresque". The band's 1972 double album was recorded the previous summer at the rented Nellcote mansion in the south of France...

Rolling Stones High On Main Street

Sir Mick Jagger insists the Rolling Stones were still able to make music despite taking drugs.The frontman admits there was a "party atmosphere" surrounding the recording of the group's iconic 1972 LP 'Exile on Main...

Keith Richards Predicts New Stones Lp

The Rolling Stones may record a new album this year.The group's guitarist Keith Richards wouldn't "be surprised" if he and his bandmates - singer Sir Mick Jagger, guitarist Ronnie Wood and drummer Charlie Watts -...

Ronnie Wood To Tour Without Stones

Ronnie Wood plans to embark on a solo tour this year.The 62-year-old rocker wants to perform a series of concerts in 2010 without his Rolling Stones bandmates because he is "determined" to put his eventful...

Rolling Stones' Glastonbury No

The Rolling Stones will not perform at Glastonbury. A spokesperson for the 'Satisfaction' hitmakers - made up of Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Ronnie Wood and Charlie Watts - has confirmed the band will not perform...

Rolling Stones To Rock In 2010

The Rolling Stones are to go on a world tour in 2010. The rock veterans - whose last tour finished in 2007 and earned them more than £300 million - are planning a mammoth run...

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