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2012 Record Store Day Holiday Gift Guide

Christmas shopping is in full swing, and if you’re anything like me, that means it’s time to buy some music. On Black Friday, I stopped by a local record store and picked up some goodies available via Record Store Day’s “Back to Black Friday” initiative. Among my prized positions: the 20th anniversary edition of Nirvana’s Incesticide on 12” vinyl and the limited-edition, 10” vinyl of Mad Season’s famed single, “River of Deceit.” The folks behind National Record Store Day have hooked up a bevy of holiday releases available exclusively…
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10 Amazing Solos Played on Les Pauls

With its rich sustain, distinctive tone and finger-friendly fretboard, it’s hardly surprising that many of rock’s greatest solos have been played on Les Pauls. Through the years, thousands of unforgettable solos have been unleashed on the instrument, often within the context of classic songs. Below is a sampling of some of the most brilliant. Please add your personal favorites in the comments section that follows. “Walk This Way” – Joe Perry (Aerosmith, Toys in the Attic, 1975). Joe Perry came up with the perfect solo for the bridge section…
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Ken Erlich To Produce Rolling Stones’ Pay-Per-View “One More Shot” To Be Aired Live Dec. 15 At 9pm EST

The Rolling Stones announced today that they have tapped veteran television produ
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Stones Risk Big Fine For Breaking Curfew At London Gig

After the Rolling Stones broke curfew for their 50th anniversary gig in London on Sunday, the group may have exposed themselves to some pretty steep fines. According to London’s Sun Newspaper, the show was scheduled to close out at 10:30 …
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Stone Alone: Keith Richards’ Solo Excursions

Yes, the Rolling Stones are back. A fascinating sideshow to the Stones drama over the years has always been – what’s Keith Richards doing? “Keef” has only released two bona fide solo albums – 1988’s Talk is Cheap and 1992’s Main Offender. And both remain gems of ramshackle rock’n’roll. But away from Mick Jagger and the Stones’ slow-moving juggernaut, Keith Richards has also played some interesting cameos. Around the time his Life autobiography was published in 2010, Richards’ put out…
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Rolling Stones Rehearse 70 Songs For Upcoming Shows

The Rolling Stones have rehearsed around 70 songs for their upcoming 50th anniversary shows, set to take place in London and just outside New York later this year. Meanwhile, the legendary group continues to drop hints that more dates might …
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The Rolling Stones Announce Tour Dates

The Rolling Stones have finally revealed their 50th anniversary tour dates. The veteran legends will play London’s O2 Arena on November 25 and 29 and then two nights at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey on December 13 and 15. The …
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The Rolling Stones “Under Review 1975-1983: The Ronnie Wood Years Part 1” on DVD, November 20

By the end of 1974 all was not well in the camp of the group tagged ‘the
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The Rolling Stones – GRRR! A Greatest Hits Collection

The Rolling Stones, ABKCO Music & Records and Universal Music Group are pleased to announce the release of GRRR! by The Rolling Stones on the 12th of November 2012 for the World Excluding North America and on the 13th of November 2012 in North America. Available in various different formats – including a three-CD 50 track version featuring 50 tracks, and a four-CD Super-Deluxe version gathering a whopping 80 tracks – the collection tells the fascinating ongoing story of the Greatest Rock’n’Roll Band …
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Innovative Multi-Format Releases Celebrate Groundbreaking Artists

Forget about summertime blues. The Zombies, Staind, Incubus, and Muddy Waters and the Rolling Stones (with the help of Buddy Guy and Junior Wells) have all released winningcollections celebrating their original material. Artist: The Zombies. Title: Live In Concert at Metropolis Studios (Convexe Entertainment/Conveyor Inc.) You might be interested in buying this if you like: The Beatles, The Doors. Tell me more: Few bands to emerge in the early 1960s proved to be as talented as The Zombies. Formed in 1961, the band has lost,,,
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Muddy Waters And The Rolling Stones “Live At The Checkerboard Lounge Chicago 1981” On DVD, DVD/CD July 10

Leave it to Eagle Rock Entertainment
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Untitled Rolling Stones’ Documentary Release To Coincide With The Band’s 50th Anniversary

In celebration of the Rolling Stones’ 50th anniversary, Eagle
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‘The Rolling Stones: Some Girls Live In Texas National Screeners’ Releases October 18

Multi-platinum rock `n roll band
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Rolling Stones Unearth Material For ‘Some Girls’ Reissue

The Rolling Stones have announced plans to reissue their 1978 classic Some Girls in a variety of deluxe
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The Rolling Stones: Some Girls Live In Texas 1978 Releases November 21, 2011

Continuing their partnership with
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Brad Paisley and Rolling Stone Ron Wood Jam in London

Brad Paisley surprised his full-house audience at London’s O2 Arena on Wednesday (August 17) when
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Vintage ‘Rolling Stones’ Poster Fetches $14k On EBay

WhatSellsBest.com, a website tracking top selling eBay items, is reporting a vintage Rolling Stones Concert
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