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The Rolling Stones Share New Song “Sweet Sounds of Heaven” (Feat. Lady Gaga and Stevie Wonder)

Hackney Diamonds Due Out October 20 via Geffen; Their First Album of Original Material in 18 Years

Sep 28, 2023

Classic rock legends The Rolling Stones are releasing a new album, Hackney Diamonds, on October 20 via Geffen. Now they have shared its second single, the seven-minute long “Sweet Sounds of Heaven,” which features Lady Gaga and Stevie Wonder. More

The Rolling Stones Announce New Album, Sydney Sweeney Stars in the Video for New Song “Angry”

Hackney Diamonds Due Out October 20 via Geffen; Their First Album of Original Material in 18 Years

Sep 06, 2023

Classic rock legends The Rolling Stones have officially announced their new album, Hackney Diamonds, and shared its first single, “Angry,” via a music video starring actress Sydney Sweeney (Euphoria, White Lotus). Hackney Diamonds is the band’s first new album of original material in 18 years and their first since the 2021 death of longtime drummer Charlie Watts. It was announced via a livestream event hosted by Jimmy Fallon. More

May 31, 2022

Cat Power (aka Chan Marshall) has shared a cover of The Rolling Stones’ 1969 song “You Got the Silver.” The new cover follows the release of her latest album Covers, which came out in January via Domino. More

May 12, 2022

Nearly two years in the making, The Rolling Stones’ sprawling double LP Exile on Main St. was greeted with mixed reviews upon its release, Rolling Stone’s Lenny Kaye lamenting, “The great Stones album of their mature period is yet to come.” Indeed, the album felt to some like a backward stumble, rather than the great leap forward anticipated in the wake of the previous year’s masterful Sticky Fingers. More

Under the Radar’s 2021 Holiday Gift Guide Part 7: Reissues, Box Sets, and Vinyl

Includes Various Soundtracks and Releases by Supergrass, U2, The Rolling Stones, Nirvana, and The Doors

Dec 17, 2021

For the seventh and final installment of our 2021 Holiday Gift Guide we feature reissues, box sets, and vinyl. Included are a lot of nicely packaged vinyl soundtracks from Mondo and others, as well as reissues of albums by Supergrass, U2, The Rolling Stones, Nirvana, and The Doors. There’s plenty to choose from for last minute gifts for music fans and movie buffs. More

Oct 22, 2021

Today, The Rolling Stones release the new reissue of their 1981 album Tattoo You in celebration of its 40th anniversary. The reissue features the original album remastered, as well as nine previously unreleased tracks, one of them being “Come to the Ball,” a song from the Tattoo You sessions. More

The Rolling Stones Share Previously Unreleased Song “Troubles A’ Comin”

Tattoo You (40th Anniversary) Due Out October 22 via Universal

Sep 30, 2021

The Rolling Stones have shared the previously unreleased track “Troubles A’ Comin.” The song is a cover of the 1970 original from R&B quartet The Chi-Lites, and it was recorded by the band in Paris in 1979. It will be featured on the upcoming 40th anniversary reissue of their 1981 album Tattoo You, due out October 22 via Polydor/Interscope/UMe. More

Charlie Watts, Drummer for The Rolling Stones, Has Died

He Played on Every Single One of Their Studio Albums

Aug 24, 2021

Charlie Watts, iconic drummer for The Rolling Stones, has died at age 80. More

Apr 13, 2021

The Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger has shared a new pandemic-themed song titled “Easy Sleazy,” which features instrumental contributions from Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl. The song humorously speaks to the frustration we’ve all shared after being stuck inside for the last year, but also looks to the future. A performance video has also been shared, featuring Jagger at home and Grohl in the Foo Fighters studio. More

The Rolling Stones Share New “Scarlet” Remix by The War on Drugs

From Their Upcoming Goats Head Soup Reissue Due Out September 4 via Interscope/Polydor/UMe

Aug 14, 2020

The Rolling Stones have shared a remix by The War on Drugs of their previously unreleased song “Scarlet” from the forthcoming reissue of their 1973 album Goats Head Soup. More

Richard Ashcroft Gets the Rights Back to “Bittersweet Symphony” From The Rolling Stones

Mick Jagger and Keith Richards Have Finally Agreed to Give the Former Frontman of The Verve His Due

May 23, 2019

One of the bigger music industry injustices of the 1990s has finally been rectified: Richard Ashcroft has been given back the songwriting credits and publishing rights to his most famous song “Bittersweet Symphony,” by his former band The Verve, returned to him by The Rolling Stones’ Mick Jagger and Keith Richards. More

Apr 17, 2019

Kurt Vile released a new album, Bottle It In, back in October via Matador. It was one of our Top 100 Albums of 2018. Now he has announced some more tour dates. He has also covered The Rolling Stones’ “No Expectations” in a session for Spotify, where he also performed his own “Loading Zones.” More

Mick Jagger Shares Two New Songs and Videos, Plus a Remix by Tame Impala’s Kevin Parker

"Gotta Get a Grip" and "England Lost" (Feat. Skepta) Out Now

Jul 27, 2017

The Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger has released two new songs, “Gotta Get a Grip” and “England Lost” (featuring Skepta). He has also shared videos for both songs, with the “Gotta Get a Grip” one starring Jemima Kirke (Jessa from Girls) and the “England Lost” one starring Luke Evans (Gaston from Beauty and the Beast). More

The Rolling Stones Announce First New Studio Album in 11 Years

Blue & Lonesome Due Out December 2 via Interscope, Band Shares Snippet of New Song

Oct 06, 2016

The Rolling Stones haven’t released a new studio album in 11 years, since 2005’s A Bigger Bang, but that changes on December 2nd when they release Blue & Lonesome via Interscope. It’s an album of covers of classic blues songs mainly from the 1950s and ‘60s. The band has shared a snippet of the album’s opening track, a cover of Little Walter’s “Just Your Fool.” More

Feb 12, 2016

St. Vincent (aka Annie Clark) has covered The Rolling Stones’ “Emotional Rescue” for the soundtrack to the new film A Bigger Splash. The film stars Tilda Swinton as a rock star and also features Matthias Schoenaerts, Ralph Fiennes, and Dakota Johnson. Luca Guadagnino directed the film, which is out today in U.K., but not out in the U.S. and Canada until May 13 (via Fox Searchlight). More

Jan 08, 2013

Leave it to Johnny Depp to assemble an all-star line-up of musical artists for the purpose of putting together a compilation of sea shanties. More

Nov 30, 2012

Performing in London last night celebrating their 50th anniversary The Rolling Stones brought out Florence Welch as a special guest to lend her wailing pipes to the band’s classic number “Gimme Shelter.” More

Nov 21, 2012

Celebrating their 50th anniversary this year with five massive shows, a documentary, and new hits compilation, The Rolling Stones have premiered a music video for their first piece of new music in over seven years. More


Jul 20, 2018

The latest Rolling Stones From the Vault release finds the Stones playing a rescheduled date at the San Jose Arena in April of 1999, on the final leg of the band’s No Security tour in America. More

Apr 02, 2017

In addition to the band’s first new recorded music in over a decade, 2016 also saw The Rolling Stones release Havana Moon, a 2 CD/DVD set documenting the band’s first live performance in Cuba. More

Jul 28, 2015

On July 5, 1969, half a million people, or so it was reported, flocked to Hyde Park in London to see The Rolling Stones for a free gig two days after the death of Brian Jones. More

Jan 20, 2012

Live in Texas 1978 is a wonderful complement to the recent deluxe reissue of Some Girls, finding the Stones stripped down to its essential elements in a concert that featured seven songs from that album. Don’t be fooled by the disco song. This is rock and roll at its most vital.