Slip behind the scenes of the storied Rolling Stones live album, ‘Get Yer Ya-Ya’s Out!’
Renowned sound engineer and record producer Andy Johns talks about the experience of being involved in the recording process of ‘Exile on Main Street.’
Explore the artwork for ‘Exile On Main Street’ and the part it played in the making of this classic album
It’s been around for so long and has been praised so often that it seems strange to think there was ever a time when director Nic Roeg’s “Performance” was not a part of the rock mythos.
There’s a lot of really cool movie poster art to enjoy. But if you’re expecting to find the mother of all investment opportunities, you probably shouldn’t get too attached to the idea of striking it rich with rock and roll movie posters.
As Immediate owner Andrew Loog Oldham himself once said, “There’s your truth, there’s my truth, and there’s the truth.”
With rhythm and blues steadily gaining popularity in England, fans frequented London’s Ronnie Scott’s Club in Soho, The Marquee Club in Upper Martin’s Lane and the Crawdaddy Club at the Station Hotel in Richmond.
The Stones themselves had no such questions. Indeed, in terms of sinister intent, the band’s first sessions of 1969 delivered several songs of far greater import and impact than anything on the disc they were following up — all the more so since their very subject matter is less descriptive of evil, than pregnant with it.
Former 16 magazine editors Randi Reisfeld and Danny Fields have consigned loads of photos, press releases, interview tapes, handwritten notes and other items from their personal collections for the upcoming 16 Magazine Pop Culture Auction being run by Backstage Auctions starting in September. Literally saved from the dumpster are tons of never-before-seen photographic material of acts like the Jackson 5, The Beatles and the Bay City Rollers, among others.
The Yardbirds’ following was growing as word spread among fans. No matter where they played, their devoted audience would follow — and the audience brought their own excitement.