How did Duran Duran lead to Steve Jordan working on Keith Richards’ solo debut? In a Radio.com interview, Jordan also says he’s been recording with Richards again on a solo project. “We’re working on it now, it’s really pretty amazing.”
In Not Fade Away, we take a look at the legacy of some of the greatest albums of the past few decades – some iconic, some lesser known – as they celebrate significant anniversaries. Here, we focus on a somewhat underrated album in the Rolling Stones’ canon: 1983′s ‘Undercover,’ as it turns 30.
We talked to the concert’s musical director Steve Jordan, who is the drummer in Keith Richards’ other band, the X-Pensive Winos.
According to an arrest warrant, Joseph C. Callahan, 69, also claimed to be making a bomb for Rolling Stones rocker Keith Richards, the Connecticut Post reported.
Eric Clapton’s 2013 Crossroads Guitar Festival will see a Blu-Ray, DVD & CD release November 19. Held on April 12-13 at Madison Square Garden, the festival featured several masters of the six-string including Keith Richards, John Mayer, B.B. King, Robbie Robertson, Jeff Beck, and Clapton.
Eric Clapton’s Crossroads Guitar Festival hit New York’s Madison Square Garden earlier this year, boasting face-melting performances by the Allman Brothers Band, Buddy Guy, Jeff Beck with Beth Hart, Gary Clark Jr, Keith Urban, Keith Richards and Los Lobos, among others.
For years, there’s been talk of a Keith Richards documentary directed by Johnny Depp, with the working title Happy. But little has been heard of that in recent months, particularly with all of the Rolling Stones activity around their 50th anniversary, including their current tour and their own documentary.
The world’s greatest rock and roll band is about to hit the road again.
Over the weekend, Keith Richards was a surprise guest at Eric Clapton’s Crossroads Guitar Festival in New York City, joining Clapton for a pair of songs. Keith played guitar and sang lead on the blues number “Key To The Highway,” and then announced, “Now we’re gonna rock it up!” With that, they launched into Chuck Berry’s “Sweet Little Rock and Roller.” Which got us thinking about all the great Chuck Berry covers that the Rolling Stones have put their spin on over the years. Here’s a few we’d love to see on the setlist for their upcoming string of U.S. shows.
At night 1 of Eric Clapton’s Crossroads festival, he opened the show with an acoustic set. So, on night 2 (April 13), fans showed up at the 7:30 pm start time in hopes of getting another early sighting of “Slowhand.” And indeed he did begin the show – albeit without a guitar.