Rolling Stones

March 21, 1976

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On this day in 1976, the french actress Claudine Longet, ex-wife of Andy Williams, shot her lover, the famous skier Spider Sabich, at his home in Aspen, Colorado. The [...]

February 15, 1999

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On this day in 1999, Minnesota Governor Jesse Ventura – a former Rolling Stones concert bodyguard – declared today “Rolling Stones [...]

December 6, 1969

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On this day in 1969, The Rolling Stones headlined the Altamont concert at a speedway in California. The show was a free event with Jefferson Airplane and Santana also on the [...]

October 27, 2010

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On this day in 2010, Keith Richards released his long awaited autobiography, titled Life. His drug use is the main topic, next to his love for the blues. He dives into the [...]

September 4, 1968

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On this day in 1968, the Rolling Stones were banned on radio and from performing in Chicago as local officials feared the Stones would incite [...]

July 12, 1962

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On this day in 1962, The Rolling Stones played their first live show at the Marquee Club in London. On that summer night in 1962, the Rollin’ Stones (the bands name had [...]

June 9, 1969

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On this day in 1969, The Rolling Stones replaced founding member Brian Jones with Mick Taylor. Jones, who said he was leaving to “play my kind of music,” would be [...]

April 29, 1963

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Today in 1963, publicist Andrew Oldham and agent Eric Easton signed a management deal with The Rolling Stones. The agent and publicist bought the rights to the band’s [...]

September 20, 1970

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Today in 1970, the Rolling Stones’ Get Yer Ya-Yas Out! started a two-week run at No. 1 in the U.K. It was recorded live during a performance at Madison Square Garden in [...]

July 11, 1969

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On this day in 1969, the Rolling Stones released ‘Honky Tonk Women’ on Decca Records (U.K.). Written by Mick Jagger and Keith Richards, the single was produced by [...]
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