The influences that went into The Rolling Stones' 'Exile On Main St.' are as varied as the album itself. Here are just a few.
It was 50 years ago today (May 12th, 1972) that the Rolling Stones released their groundbreaking double album, Exile On Main ...
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James Lewis looks back on the Rolling Stones' epic masterpiece and reflects on its long-lasting, poignant appeal ...
It isn't easy to set up a secret gig if you're the biggest band in the world. But that's exactly what The Rolling Stones did ...
The Rolling Stones' session musicians were so high ... I love the slow build of ‘Shine a Light’ and the bass. “The song’s about Brian Jones but also about drug addiction.
A sweaty, seedy and shonky French villa turned out to be the perfect place for Jagger and co to record their finest – and filthiest – album ...
The Rolling Stones fled to the south of France in the summer of 1971, after a notably turbulent period. The band's very own Rolling Stones Records launched in 1971, followed by the exceptional ...
Recorded during several hedonistic months in a fabulous Cote d’Azur villa, Exile on Main St is seen as the Stones’ epic, ...
In 1971, the Cannes Film Festival opened with a screening of Gimme Shelter by Albert and David Maysles, an immersive, vérité ...
The Rolling Stones' session musicians were so ... I love the slow build of ‘Shine a Light’ and the bass.
The Rolling Stones’ session musicians were so high on drugs they couldn’t remember playing on the band’s classic ‘Exile On ...