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Video: Keith Richards and Eric Clapton at Crossroads Blues Festival

Slowhand is joined by Keef onstage at Madison Square Garden

 

By Alex Baker

 

Eric Clapton‘s annual Crossroads Blues Festival in NYC is well known as an opportunity for concert-goers to see the man formerly known as “God” joined by other members of the six-string elite. In this clip from this year’s festival in April, Clapton is joined by The RollingRead More

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The Rolling Stones Perform “Goin’ Down” with John Mayer and Gary Clark Jr.

Mick, Keith and the boys are joined onstage by two of today’s most highly-regarded guitar heavyweights

 

By Alex Baker

 

Persistent rumors continue to fly about the “World’s Greatest Rock and Roll Band” hitting the road this year. It seems not so much a question of “if” as much as “when?”

 

We’re as anxious as everyone else to find out when the rock and roll circus will be coming to town. In the meantime, to whet your appetite, check out this great clip of the Stones jamming… Read More

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The Rolling Stones at Coachella? Not Likely. . .

Coachella appearance by the World’s Greatest Rock and Roll band ruled out

By Alex Baker

 

Despite nearly overwhelming evidence to the contrary, sources close to the Rolling Stones have told Rolling Stone magazine that an appearance by the band at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in April was out of the question.

 

Many will no doubt find this surprising since the band had gone as far as… Read More

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The Rolling Stones at Barclay Center, Saturday 12/8 – Rock NYC Review

Mick, Keef, and the boys bring the rock & roll circus to Barclay Center and Rock NYC is on the scene

 

By Iman Lababedi

 

Towards the end of the Rolling Stones eagerly anticipated performance at Barclay Center, Mick Jagger said, “People always ask us, why do you keep touring? You’re the reason we really do this.” This isn’t true, the Stones do it for money. If they did it for… Read More

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Mick Taylor Joins Stones Onstage for “Midnight Rambler”: Video

Guitarist dusts off his hot licks and nearly steals the show with blistering guest shot on Let It Bleed favorite

 

By Alex Baker

 

The debate regarding who was the best Rolling Stones guitarist ever has been raging for the better part of the 50 years the band has been together.

 

Keith is the obvious choice since he’s the only one who’s been in the band continuously, wrote the songs, and undoubtedly had the greatest overall influence on their sound. But someRead More

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Rolling Stones Kickoff “50 & Counting” Tour in London

Legendary rockers set the British capitol alight with command performance at 02 Arena

 

By Alex Baker

 

Last night in London the Rolling Stones performed the first of five shows they’ve scheduled to commemorate their 50th anniversary as a band. It’s perhaps fitting that the band, which originally rose from the London blues circuit in the early Sixties, would choose the British capitol to kick off their celebratory “50 & Counting” mini-tour. The tour will see the band perform once more… Read More

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