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The Rolling Stones

Rolling Stones steal show with Glastonbury Festival debut

Despite an average age of 69, the four band members strutted, strummed and shrieked their way through a set lasting over two hours that began with Jumping’ Jack Flash and ended with fireworks exploding off the stage during Satisfaction.

Monday, 1 July, 2013, 3:56am

Rolling Stones exhibition in Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Over the years, curators at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum have occasionally had trouble coaxing reluctant stars to help put together major exhibitions. Not so with members of the Rolling Stones, who made time in their packed anniversary schedule to help.

2 Jun 2013 - 4:52pm

Rolling Stones give small concert in Paris

The Rolling Stones, celebrating 50 years in rock music, have given their first concert in five years - at a small Paris venue, wowing 350 fans who paid just US$20 to see the surprise gig.

27 Oct 2012 - 4:31am

Briefs, October 18, 2012

Police apologise after blind man tasered

18 Oct 2012 - 3:37am

Rolling Stones confirm 50th anniversary gigs

The Rolling Stones will rock the stage once again with four gigs in Britain and the United States to mark their 50th anniversary, the legendary British band has confirmed.

In a video released on Monday on the Stones' website and their Facebook page, frontman Mick Jagger, 69, and his three bandmates announced four dates in London and New Jersey, confirming widespread concert rumours

17 Oct 2012 - 4:55am

A glorious pictorial record of Mick, Keith and the Stones' 50 years in the music business

The Rolling Stones: 50 Thames & Hudson

8 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Oh boy! It's the Blue Justins

Each boy band marks a milestone in pop music. Not only do they create catchy tunes and look gorgeous, boy bands usually have a sensational, heart-melting name. This week, we ask our junior reporters for their favourite boy band names, real or imaginary...

1 Westlife

30 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

PRIM AND PROPER

There's no doubting the rise of the Asian model, with names like Liu Wen, Ming Xi, Fei Fei Sun and Du Juan regulars on international runways. Add to the list Wang Xiao, whose big break came last year when she was booked for a major campaign with top fashion photographer Steven Meisel. 'The industry now views the Asian market as vital, particularly in the luxury goods sector,' she says.

4 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Globetrotting

Somerset

3 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

ALBUM (1969)

The Rolling Stones Get Yer Ya-Ya's Out! (Decca Records)

Widely acclaimed as the best live album ever recorded, the Stones' 1969 classic stands as a marker to the end of the 1960s dream.

12 Apr 2009 - 12:00am

Shortage of time was the main stumbling block

No one individual is responsible for the HarbourFest fiasco, James Thompson said.

'The culprit is the shortage of time we had to put it together,' he said.

5 Jul 2008 - 12:00am

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