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Great News For Rolling Stones Fans

AP | Posted 12.19.2012 | Entertainment

LONDON — Rolling Stones guitarist Ronnie Wood says the legendary band could possibly play more new shows after they perform a series of concerts...

The Moment The Rolling Stones Became The World's Greatest Rock & Roll Band

Michael Sigman | Posted 12.16.2012 | Fifty
Michael Sigman

Does the '60s generation still want to change the world? In the new cut of the Rolling Stones documentary, "Charlie Is My Darling -- Ireland 1965," a 22-year-old Mick Jagger ponders the staying power of his generation's peace/love/liberation/rebellion ethos.

Rolling Stones To Tour For 50th Anniversary

AP | DANICA KIRKA | Posted 12.15.2012 | Entertainment

LONDON — You can't always get what you want – but if your desire is to attend a Rolling Stones concert this might be your lucky day. The ...

Mouthy Urinals Get The Boot After Australian Feminists Call Them Misogynystic, Offensive

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 10.11.2012 | Small Business

Given past controversies involving urinals in the shape of lipsticked, arguably female mouths, a restaurant in Sydney shouldn't have been surprised wh...

LISTEN: The Rolling Stones' New Song

The Huffington Post | Madeline Boardman | Posted 10.11.2012 | Entertainment

Stop everything. The Rolling Stones have released new music. Debuted on BBC Radio 2 this morning, "Doom and Gloom" is the first new track off of t...

Rolling Stones' Ronnie Wood Slams Ex-Wife

Reuters | Posted 11.27.2012 | Divorce

* Wood says "staggered" that personal effects being sold * Spokeswoman for ex-wife says items part of divorce deal By Pa...

PHOTOS: Intimate Portraits From The Beatles' Early Years

Hank Bordowitz | Posted 11.25.2012 | Fifty
Hank Bordowitz

Robert Whitaker had the good fortune to be the Beatle's "official photographer" throughout their recording career. His famous shots are part of a hefty new book of photos, "With The Beatles."

Keyboardist Chuck Leavell Says the Stones Tour Is...

Joshua Estrin | Posted 11.05.2012 | Entertainment
Joshua Estrin

In a sit down, let's-get-your-rocks-off discussion with iconic keyboardist Chuck Leavell, the guy who tickles the ivories for The Stones, I learned he has worked with the likes of John Mayer and has a certain attraction to the bygone sounds of 1930s, '40s and '50s blues.

Don't You Wish You Looked This Good In A Tie?

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Jane Lumb, the late English fashion model and actress, was considered a top mannequin in the 1960s and she had the style chops to prove it. Made famou...

Start Me Up? Keith Richards Sometimes Forgets The Classics

The Huffington Post | Crystal Bell | Posted 07.18.2012 | Entertainment

After playing some of the same music for the last 50 years, it would be only human if Keith Richards occasionally forgot a Rolling Stones riff here or...

Fifty Shades of Soundbite

Mark Knight | Posted 09.16.2012 | Media
Mark Knight

In the fast-expanding media world, choosing the right soundbite is a vital ingredient of any interview. Journalists need to bring color to their stories, and bland corporate speak is unlikely to please their editors.

Albert Maysles Rocks Guild Hall

Regina Weinreich | Posted 09.14.2012 | Home
Regina Weinreich

At 85, legendary documentary filmmaker Albert Maysles still has "IT." This week to commemorate The Rolling Stones' fiftieth anniversary, he was on han...

50 YEARS

The Huffington Post | Crystal Bell | Posted 09.11.2012 | Entertainment

Fifty years ago today, The Rolling Stones played their first gig at London's Marquee Jazz Club. On that night, the newly minted Rolling Stones feature...

Stephen Jones: The Mad Hatter

Trisha Andres | Posted 08.29.2012 | Arts
Trisha Andres

Once dubbed as "the maker of the most beautiful hats in the world" by Italian style icon and former Vogue editor Anna Piaggi, Stephen Jones has made...

Is 50 Cent The Next Superman? The Worst Comic Books Starring Musicians

TheFW.com | Posted 06.21.2012 | Weird News

When the lead in your comic book is Vanilla Ice, it’s safe to say you have one of the worst comic books of all time. And yet, publishers and mus...

Rock Music's Best Lesson: Age Is Irrelevant, Only the Music Matters

Debra Sharon Davis | Posted 08.19.2012 | Fifty
Debra Sharon Davis

many teens and those under 30 are huge fans of classic rock stations and compete with their parents regarding factual knowledge of The Rolling Stones and The Beatles.

To Paul on His 70th Birthday

Graham Milne | Posted 08.18.2012 | Entertainment
Graham Milne

John Lennon's voice was taken from us by a madman, and George Harrison's silenced by cancer, but Paul McCartney's grows louder still. If there is a leader of the music world, a President of the United States of Rock, Paul wins unopposed on the first ballot.

Are The Rolling Stones Breaking Up?

The Huffington Post | Crystal Bell | Posted 06.18.2012 | Entertainment

Are The Rolling Stones calling it quits after next summer's Glastonbury Festival? According to The Mirror, the band is set to retire from live perform...

PHOTOS: New Rolling Stones Book Reveals 'All The Crazy Stuff'

Hank Bordowitz | Posted 07.23.2012 | Fifty
Hank Bordowitz

This year marks the Stones 50th Anniversary. While Keith Richards said that there probably wouldn't be a 50th anniversary tour, tickets have allegedly gone on sale for a September 1 show in Berlin. In that same spirit, LIFE books has come out with a book on the Stones.

You Tell Us: When Did The Spirit Of The '60s End?

MacGregor Thomson | Posted 06.01.2012 | Fifty

Last week James Franco wrote an anecdotal piece on his experience watching "Gimme Shelter," a film by the Maysles Brothers that involved coverage of t...

Gimme Some Shelter

James Franco | Posted 07.10.2012 | Entertainment
James Franco

What had started as a concert film about the Rolling Stones, a follow-up of sorts to the Maysles' The Beatles: The First U.S. Visit, turned into a Zapruder-like document that sounded the death knell for the flower power of the 1960s.

Chef Art Smith's Common Threads Brings Us Back Together

Elysabeth Alfano | Posted 07.08.2012 | Chicago
Elysabeth Alfano

Last Thursday evening brought one of those rare events where you feel that you have been transported to another dimension in time.

Rolling Stones Get Big Screen Drama

Posted 06.22.2012 | Entertainment

The Rolling Stones have had plenty of time on the big screen -- with nearly a dozen documentary and concert films over the past 50-plus years. But soo...

Ronnie Wood Apologizes To Rolling Stones Fans

The Huffington Post | Crystal Bell | Posted 04.16.2012 | Entertainment

Earlier this month, Rolling Stones guitarist Ronnie Wood reportedly told the media that The Stones would head back to the recording studio soon "to ju...

Week In Art

Posted 04.14.2012 | Arts

This week certainly shook up the art world. We lost a controversial artist with a massive commercial following, celebrated the birthday of the father ...