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Song of the Week #132 – “The Last Time”

Written by admin on November 12, 2012 – 11:24 pm -

The Rolling Stones - The Last Time single The Rolling Stones’ “The Last Time” is Song of the Week on Classic Pop Icons.

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The Rolling Stones reunite at site of first gig

Written by admin on July 11, 2012 – 7:41 pm -

The Rolling Stones have released a group photograph to mark the 50th anniversary of their first gig, which took place at London’s Marquee Club.

The photo was taken at the site of the Marquee Club, which is now a bank, and features the band’s current line-up of Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Ronnie Wood and Charlie Watts. It was taken by world famous portrait and fashion photographer, Rankin.

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Rolling Stones 50th anniversary tour on for 2013

Written by admin on March 15, 2012 – 4:25 pm -

The prospect of a 50th anniversary Rolling Stones tour this year seems to be over, but it now seems certain that the band will hit the road in 2013.

Richards told Rolling Stone that the 50th anniversary theme would still work for next year:

“The Stones always really considered ’63 to be 50 years, because Charlie [Watts] didn’t actually join until January. We look upon 2012 as sort of the year of conception, but the birth is next year.”

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