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Not Fade Away: ‘Undercover’ Leads To The Rolling Stones’ ‘World War III’

In Not Fade Away, we take a look at the legacy of some of the greatest albums of the past few decades – some iconic, some lesser known – as they celebrate significant anniversaries. Here, we focus on a somewhat underrated album in the Rolling Stones’ canon: 1983′s ‘Undercover,’ as it turns 30.

11/07/2013

The Beatles at the EMI studios in Abbey Road preparing for ‘Our World’, a live TV show broadcast to 24 countries worldwide in 1967. (BIPs/Getty Images)

Book Report: ‘Beatles Vs. Stones’ Through the Lens of ’60s Politics

Hardcore fans of either band will be at least tangentially aware of many of the points of comparison addressed by McMillian. But the author, who is an expert on American radicalism and has written another ’60s-focused book, Smoking Typewriters: The Sixties Underground Press and the Rise of Alternative Media in America, tackles one aspect of the Beatles vs. Stones debate you rarely see addressed: their political activism vs. the public’s perception of it.

11/05/2013

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Mick Jagger ‘Categorically Denies’ Hitting On Katy Perry

Do “Old Habits Die Hard?”

11/01/2013

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Rock Hall’s Annual Music Masters Concert To Feature Music Of The Rolling Stones

We talked to the concert’s musical director Steve Jordan, who is the drummer in Keith Richards’ other band, the X-Pensive Winos.

10/24/2013

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Rolling Stones Tribute Concert Featuring Stones Highlights Week-Long Rock Hall Celebration

This October, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Case Western Reserve University (located in Cleveland) will honor the Rolling Stones during the 18th Annual Music Masters Series. The week-long celebration, titled It’s Only Rock […]

09/06/2013

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Not Fade Away: The Rolling Stones’ ‘Goats Head Soup’ Turns 40

In Not Fade Away, we take a look at the legacy of some of the greatest albums of the past few decades – some iconic, some lesser known – as they celebrate significant anniversaries. Here, we […]

09/04/2013

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True Blood Music Recap: A Jailbreak, A Funeral & A Beatles Song

Over the course of its five seasons, True Blood has consistently been one of the best shows on television, not only for fans of vampires but for music fans as well. Each episode is named after a […]

08/12/2013

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Rolling Stones 50th Logo Prints For Sale

It’s an image that became synonymous with the Rolling Stones’ 50 & Counting Tour, as well as their 50th anniversary compilation GRRR!, and now it can be yours in the form of artwork from artist […]

08/05/2013

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Will This Be ‘The Last Time’ For The Rolling Stones?

Mick Jagger and Keith Richards are both approaching their big seven-ohs. Charlie Watts is already a septuagenarian (yep, actually a word), and Ron Wood is in his late 60s. So, with the Rolling Stones having […]

06/28/2013

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The Rolling Stones’ Guest Stars On ’50 & Counting’ Tour: A Fight To The Death

The Rolling Stones’ 50 & Counting Tour recently spent few weeks as the current highest-grossing U.S. tour, earning just under $8.5 million. Though the average ticket will set you back $340 (roughly $16 per song), […]

06/26/2013

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