Ryan Adams, Don Was, And An “All-Star Band” Will Cover Exile On Main St. In New Orleans

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Ryan Adams has announced that he’ll be covering the Rolling Stones album Exile On Main St. in its entirety at a tribute show in May that will take place at New Orleans’ Saenger Theatre. The concert’s music director is producer Don Was, and Adams will be joined by what’s described as “an all-star group of … More »

Justin Jay & Benny Bridges funk up the Rolling Stones on ‘Gimme Shelter’ flip

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LA-based producer Justin Jay has reeled in Benny Bridges for numerous collaborations over the years. However, this is the first time the two good friends have put their own spin on a classic rock track with an edit of The Rolling Stones’ classic hit “Gimme Shelter.”

The edit is a rhythmic, electronic-infused take on the classic, using small segments from the chorus and lead guitar loopnig over a funky bass-line. Benny Bridges will release his debut EP New Places on March 16th.

Keith Richards Shades Taylor Swift Again, Says Mick Jagger Should Get A Vasectomy

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Keith Richards continues to not give a fuck. In the past, he has had nice things to say about Taylor Swift. He’s also shared a stage with her; she played “As Tears Go By” with the Rolling Stones at a 2013 Stones show. (More recently, Mick Jagger sang “Satisfaction” with her at one … More »

Watch The Rolling Stones Play “Dancing With Mr. D” For The First Time In 44 Years

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The Rolling Stones kicked off their No Filter European tour in Hamburg, Germany, last night, and they made sure it was one to remember. They performed the Goats Head Soup opener “Dancing With Mr. D” live for the first time since touring in support of that album in 1973, and they also dusted off “Play … More »

The Chainsmokers, Migos & More Reveal Their Favorite Superbowl Halftimes Of All Time

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In anticipation of Lady Gaga’s halftime performance at this Sunday’s Superbowl, Billboard reached out to several of music’s most notable figures to ask their favorite and most memorable halftime shows from history. From Migos to The Chainsmokers to Mike Will Made It, the music industry’s most recognizable names chimed in to give their best Superbowl throwbacks just in time for this weekend’s game.

Andra Day, Mario and The Chainsmokers’ Alex Pall said that, in their opinion, the best halftime show ever was performed by the late Michael Jackson during Superbowl XXVII. Even though Jackson was his favorite, Alex Pall said that from now on, Bruno Mars and Beyonce should take over halftime shows.

“We still don’t know how he teleported around the stadium like he did but it was the most awesome thing ever. But since Michael is gone, we need to just let Beyonce and Bruno do every Super Bowl henceforth, no discussion. I’m pretty sure the entire world would get on board with this plan.”

Jeezy was in agreement with Pall, as he cast his vote for Bruno Mars’ Superbowl XLVIII show. “I like that guy, man. We should get in the studio — I have to hit him up.”

Migos’ Quavo said that Janet Jackson’s Superbowl XXXVIII show was the most memorable, while Chase Bryant chose The Rolling Stones and their Superbowl XL performance.

Finally, Mike Will Made It chose Beyonce as his favorite halftime performer, citing her iconic Superbowl 50 showcase.

 

Source: Billboard | Image: Rukes

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The Top 40 Pop Songs Of 2016

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Ariana GrandePop pop pop pop pop: It does not stop, even when your spirits drop. Sometimes it’s pretty good, too! Sometimes it can comfort you in your sorrow and anger and confusion; sometimes it can lift those spirits right back up. More »

The Top 40 Pop Songs Of 2016

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Ariana GrandePop pop pop pop pop: It does not stop, even when your spirits drop. Sometimes it’s pretty good, too! Sometimes it can comfort you in your sorrow and anger and confusion; sometimes it can lift those spirits right back up. More »

Listen to the chilling ‘Westworld’ soundtrack, featuring covers of Radiohead, The Rolling Stones, and more

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Westworld, HBO’s latest blockbuster drama, recently wrapped up its first season. There’s a lot to love in the Science Fiction/Western hybrid aside from its thrilling battle scenes and numerous shocking twists. Among the series’ many subtle strengths is its compelling musical score, arranged by Game of Thrones‘ composer Ramin Djawadi, whose presence in Westworld is immediately apparent in the sonic similarities between the two shows’ opening themes.

While Djawadi contributes a number of original compositions to the Westworld score, one of its most satisfying facets is the extensive array of covers he integrates into the score. Djawadi transforms a diverse catalogue of classic songs from the past several decades into minimal piano covers and crescendoing symphonic arrangements — something which viewers likely first noticed when Djawadi accompanied the series’ first major battle scene with an epic orchestral version of The Rolling Stones‘ seminal classic, “Paint It, Black.”

The Animals’ “House of the Rising Sun” and Soundgarden’s “Black Hole Sun” are among some of Djawadi’s most notable covers within the show, as are his revisions of Nine Inch Nails‘ “Something I can Never Have” and Amy Winehouse‘s “Back to Black.” However, the act which seems to have inspired the composer most significantly in his scoring for the program is Radiohead. Djawadi’s score includes three covers from the band throughout the series’ course: “Motion Picture Soundtrack,” “Fake Plastic Trees,” and “Exit Music (For a Film)”, from the albums Kid AThe Bends, and OK Computer, respectively.

Though fans may have to wait until 2018 for the second season of Westworld (no official release date has been provided as of yet), Djawadi’s masterfully-scored soundtrack for the first season is available below to stream in full.

H/T: Pitchfork

The Rolling Stones – “Ride ‘Em On Down” Video (Feat. Kristen Stewart)

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Kristen StewartThe Rolling Stones’ blues covers album Blue & Lonesome is out today, and with it a video for “Ride ‘Em On Down” starring Kristen Stewart. The rollicking Eddie Taylor song serves as the soundtrack for Stewart’s rebellious joyride in a blue vintage Mustang, a trip involving a flaming automobile and a zebra among other encounters. More »

The Rolling Stones – “Ride ‘Em On Down” (Eddie Taylor Cover)

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The Rolling Stones - "Ride 'Em On Down" (Eddie Taylor Cover)Next week, the Rolling Stones are returning to their roots with the blues covers album Blue & Lonesome. We’ve already heard their takes on Little Walter’s “Just Your Fool” and “Hate To See You Go,” and now they’ve shared another track. “Ride ‘Em On Down” dates back to the 1930s, when Delta … More »