Rod Stewart

The Small Faces (photo courtesy of Universal Music)

The Small Faces: “Robert Plant Came To All Of Our Gigs!”

Upon listening to “You Need Loving,” it’s immediately obvious that Led Zeppelin borrowed more than a little from The Small Faces. Zeppelin’s “Whole Lotta Love,” released three years later, sounds remarkably similar to “You Need Loving,” and Robert Plant’s delivery has a huge Steve Marriott influence.

07/05/2012

Room service!  When you’re on the road as much as Rod is, you’re entitled to a lot of pampering. This photo was taken from his Faces period.  Photo courtesy of Rock Paper Photo.

Rod Stewart Limited-Edition Fine Art by Rock Paper Photo

See Rod Stewart Limited-Edition Fine Art by Rock Paper Photo.

07/02/2012

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Rod Stewart Announces Christmas Album, Signs With Universal

Long considered a universal music star, Rod Stewart is now “universal” in another way. The British singer announced this week that he’s signed a long-term contract with Universal Music Group. First to hit the shelves as part of the multi-year deal will be Stewart’s very first Christmas album.

06/29/2012

Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images

Faces, Chili Peppers, Guns N Roses Lead Rock Hall Induction Ceremony

The 2012 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony, held at Cleveland’s historic Public Hall, was packed with moving speeches and memorable performances. The show, however, was influenced as much by artists who were […]

04/16/2012

Photo: Carl Harp, WNCX

Rod Stewart Skips Out On Rock Hall Induction

“These singers, they¹re droppin’ like flies!” Ronnie Wood joked, but longtime fans of The Faces weren’t laughing: it turns out that the band’s singer, Rod Stewart, won’t be present tomorrow night to perform with his […]

04/13/2012

Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images

The Faces’ Ronnie Wood & Kenney Jones To The Rock Hall: Finally!

When the announcement came that this year’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction class would include the Faces, the reaction from many was, “They’re not in yet?” Two of the members have been inducted […]

04/13/2012

Image courtesy of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum

What, Exactly, Is Rock’N’Roll? The Rock Hall Explains

This year’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction class isn’t short on variety – and that’s the way the Rock Hall likes it. From new-school artists with a touch of hip-hop (The Beastie Boys, […]

04/13/2012

Image courtesy of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum

How Does An Artist Make It Into The Rock Hall? A Conversation With Hall Of Fame VP Jim Henke

It’s been a long four months for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Since the Rock Hall announced its class of 2012 inductees back in December, the chatter surrounding the induction ceremony — specifically, […]

04/12/2012

Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images

Ronnie Wood Talks The Faces, Rock Hall At His NYC Art Opening

While it appears the Rolling Stones aren’t hitting the road in 2012, it does not mean certain band members aren’t keeping busy. A second induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, a worldwide […]

04/10/2012

Best Sellers From The ’70s: Rod Stewart’s “Blondes Have More Fun”

[lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Rod Stewart[/lastfm] putting the squeeze on an unidentified brunette in animal print spandex. Yeah, it was 1978.

08/09/2011

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