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Albert Maysles: Gimme Some Truth

Alex Simon | Posted 04.10.2014 | Entertainment
Alex Simon

Albert and David Maysles are generally regarded as the fathers of the modern American documentary film. Beginning in the early 1960s, their pioneering work with contemporaries helped launch the 'Direct Cinema' movement.

Billy Valentine's Brit Eyed Soul

Michael Sigman | Posted 04.08.2014 | Entertainment
Michael Sigman

Brit Eyed Soul, Billy Valentine's forthcoming album of songs by British rockers inspired by the American soul music of the '50s and '60s, hearkens bac...

Rolling Stones Return To Touring

AP | Posted 04.02.2014 | Entertainment

LONDON (AP) — The Rolling Stones are resuming a world tour after postponing several dates in the wake of the death of L'Wren Scott, girlfriend of si...

Silver Rails and Circus Hero: Conversations With Jack Bruce and Andy Summers

Mike Ragogna | Posted 03.26.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

"Nobody's coming up with something that's never happened before, not even somebody like Jimi Hendrix. It's all music, it's all influenced by whatever is around you at the time, there's a feeling in the air, these kind of things happen by osmosis, it's a generational thing; that's also very important."

From 'Sunrise' to a Place In The Sun: Chatting With Eric Carmen and Ozomatli's Raul Pacheco

Mike Ragogna | Posted 03.21.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

"What is really certain in this world? We could get bigger than ever or fall apart. But as long as we are a band I know we'll bring it as best we can."

The Rolling Stones Support Mick Jagger Following L'Wren Scott's Death

The Huffington Post | Hilary Miller | Posted 03.20.2014 | Celebrity

The Rolling Stones have been forced to postpone the remainder of their tour of Australia and New Zealand after the death of frontman Mick Jagger's lon...

Mo Foster Authors the History of British Rock Guitar

Tom Semioli | Posted 03.12.2014 | Books
Tom Semioli

From the Baby Boomers who experienced the British Invasion firsthand to the scores of alienated youth who found salvation in the sounds of Robert Smith's Fender Jazzmaster -- some of us owe our lives, for better or worse, to British rock guitar.

I Can't Wait To Teach My Kids About My Favorite Music

Lori Ferraro | Posted 03.07.2014 | Parents
Lori Ferraro

Is it ever too early to put what I consider good music into their little brains? I think not.

The Rolling Stones Rock 'Silver Train' For the First Time In 41 Years

Posted 03.06.2014 | Entertainment

It's always great to hear an unexpected oldie at a concert, and The Rolling Stones provided a major throwback on Tuesday, performing "Silver Train" fo...

Mike Bloomfield: The First Guitar Hero

Binky Philips | Posted 03.03.2014 | Entertainment
Binky Philips

This is not about my first guitar hero. This is about the First Guitar Hero.

Backstage Pass: Two Rolling Stones Reunite in NYC

Bill_Robinson | Posted 03.31.2014 | Entertainment
Bill_Robinson

For four NYC shows over three nights in November, Ron Wood and Mick Taylor performed together and played the Blues of Jimmy Reed. The two guitarists with uniquely different styles, have admirably controlled the lead guitar duties for "The World's Greatest Rock 'N Roll Band" for over 45 years.

Interview: Kenney Jones, Drummer of Small Faces, Faces With Rod Stewart and The Who, Looks Back (and Forward)

Binky Philips | Posted 03.19.2014 | Entertainment
Binky Philips

These two men are undiluted heroes to me, members of one of rock's greatest bands of all time, Small Faces.

19 Artists We'd Love To See During A Las Vegas Residency

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment

Britney Spears, Cher, Celine Dion, Faith Hill & Tim McGraw, Elton John, Prince, Bette Midler: So begins the roster of performers who've taken up resid...

Happy 70th Birthday, Keith Richards!

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.25.2014 | Celebrity

Happy 70th, Keith Richards! Since the band was founded in 1962, Richards has been rocking as the Rolling Stones' guitarist. He is credited as one o...

The Funk Embassy: What Would James Brown Think?

Marcel Hidalgo | Posted 01.24.2014 | Entertainment
Marcel Hidalgo

At best, one would expect to get a brand new bag out of The Funk Embassy. But instead, a fusion of Blues, Soul, Rock, Jazz, R&B, a bit of hip hop, and a bit of rap is what one gets.

The Rolling Stones' Big Return

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 11.20.2013 | Entertainment

The Rolling Stones are headed to Australia, and they're taking Mick Taylor along. The enduring rock 'n' roll favorites announced Tuesday they'll be p...

Reissue Roundup 2: Box Sets by Donny Hathaway, Ry Cooder, Stephen Stills, Van Morrison, Yes and More

Mike Ragogna | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Though the masses might only remember the late Donny Hathaway as Roberta Flack's soulful partner on "The Closer I Get To You," "You've Got A Friend" and "Where Is The Love," the box set Never My Love: The Anthology makes the case that this previous Gospel singer also was one of the great voices of R&B.

The Ultimate All-Star Concert Film: 12-12-12 on Hurricane Sandy's Anniversary

Regina Weinreich | Posted 11.14.2013 | New York
Regina Weinreich

Who or what could upstage these musicians: Bruce Springsteen, Billy Joel, Alicia Keys, Michael Stipe, Chris Martin, Eddie Vedder, Roger Waters, The Ro...

Can You Pick Out These Artists' First No. 1 Hits?

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 10.25.2013 | Entertainment

It's been 28 years since Whitney Houston first climbed her way to the top of the Billboard Hot 100 chart. "Saving All My Love for You" hit No. 1 on Oc...

Kickstart Me Up

Emmett Rensin | Posted 12.08.2013 | Comedy
Emmett Rensin

For $250 dollars, you will receive one (1) standard ticket to the Rolling Stones concert of your choosing. We've got two scheduled for next year, one in a retirement home in Passaic, the other in....um...we forget.

Muscle Shoals Makes it Downtown for a New York Premiere

Regina Weinreich | Posted 11.27.2013 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

The name Alabama has such beautiful assonance, its flow of "a" makes its own Southern comfort! So the sound of "Sweet Home Alabama," one song in a st...

Who's The Best Festival Headliner?

Posted 09.18.2013 | Entertainment

The Arctic Monkeys dialed up the most votes in NME's reader poll on the year's best festival headliners, more than doubling the take of runner-ups The...

Chats With Jimmy Webb, Nora Guthrie and Little River Band's Wayne Nelson, Plus Tracy Newman and The Slants Exclusives, and Colin Gilmore's Best

Mike Ragogna | Posted 11.06.2013 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Let's talk about Jimmy Webb's new album, Still Within The Sound Of My Voice.

'9 Best Rolling Stones Songs'?! Jeeez, I Only Count 40.

Binky Philips | Posted 10.30.2013 | Entertainment
Binky Philips

After two days of pondering, tossing aside, picking back up, checking album running orders, chopping some watermelon into bite-size chunks, using a cut-throat criteria of my own divining, I've been able to narrow it down to The Rolling Stones' Top 40 Best Songs...

Interview With Sid Bernstein

John DeBellis | Posted 10.23.2013 | Arts
John DeBellis

Sid Bernstein was the man responsible for bringing the Beatles to America, which could be enough for several past and present lives. Add to that the Rolling Stones, the Kinks, Manfred Mann, and the Dave Clark Five -- pretty much the entire British Invasion.