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  1. My Goodness finds a punk blues niche | Concert previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Seattle Times

    ... his work with supple, blues-rock swing, reinforced by Lum' s whiplash attack, which has more in common with Charlie Watts and Buddy Rich than Tommy Ramone. But My Goodness never "feels like a bar rock band," notes Votolato, 32. "The spirit behind ...


  2. Stars pose for 1964's Ready Steady Go Rave Mad Mod Ball photoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Daily Mail

    ... corner; over on the right there's fellow Rolling Stones Bill Wyman and dandy Brian Jones. Where's drummer Charlie Watts? Oh, yes, up there in the back row, as glum as ever. And the girl in the leather coat who looks like the boss's secretary? ...


  3. Paint it black: 'Brian Jones: The Making of the Rolling Stones'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 29 |

    ... quickly met vocalist Mick Jagger and his guitar-toting friend, Keith Richards. They recruited a reluctant Charlie Watts for drums, who much preferred to play jazz, and Bill Wyman on bass because he had a great amplifier. Mr. Trynka's insights are ...


  4. Zildjian family apprentice still making historic cymbals in IstanbulRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    ... use the cymbals include percussion guru Trilok Gurtu, Dream Theater's Mike Mangini, Ringo Star of The Beatles, Charlie Watts of the Rolling Stones, Nick Mason of Pink Floyd, Ginger Baker of Cream and others. As one arm of the Zildjian family was ...


  5. Gone Fishing: Andrew Crisp pictured in one of his familiar haunts beside the Oxford CanalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Oxford Times

    ... that were on, there was much confusion on the stage with amplifiers, speakers etc all over the stage. I asked Charlie Watts if I might move his kit so that I had space to set up my meagre equipment. 'Don't bother,' he said, 'use mine.' So I played ...


  6. The Rolling Stones, "Waiting On A Friend (Hampton Coliseum, 1981)": One Track MindRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... Keith Richards gamely tangles for a time with Keys, working against and with the smooth river-bed formed by Charlie Watts and Bill Wyman, Jagger joins the lyric again. He quickly reinhabits, and then discards, both the bray and then the honk before ...


  7. Stones rock second Perth showRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | Yahoo!

    The 70-year-old's memory lapse was brief, as he tore into the Exile on Main Street classic at the second Rolling Stones concert at Perth Arena on Saturday night. Fans were treated to another high-energy gig from Richards, indefatigable frontman Mick Jagger, fun-loving guitarist Ronnie Wood, majestic drummer Charlie Watts and the rest of the legendary British rock band.


  8. Stones rock Perth seven months laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... off their seventh Australian tour, the concert was stopped but Perth gave Jagger and band mates Richards, Charlie Watts and Ronnie Wood some much-needed protective space as news of the tragedy raced around the world. Now the Stones are back to ...


  9. Rolling Stones rock Perth seven months after L'Wren Scott's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | The Age

    ... off their seventh Australian tour, the concert was stopped but Perth gave Jagger and band mates Richards, Charlie Watts and Ronnie Wood some much-needed protective space as news of the tragedy raced around the world. Now the Stones are back to ...


  10. Mick Jagger handed Cricket Cup in AdelaideRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 |

    Mick Jagger and Charlie Watts were greeted to a cricket fix in Adelaide when Don Bradman Jr placed the cricket World Cup Trophy in their hands. The International Cricket Council has announced, 'The Rolling Stones' front man Mick Jagger and drummer Charlie Watts were introduced to the ICC Cricket World Cup trophy and given a private tour of the Bradman Museum at the Adelaide Oval by John, Don Bradman's son.


  11. Jack Symon AsherRead the original story

    Oct 26, 2014 | What About Clients?

    ... with nearly everyone significant in British music. In his first band, which he joined in 1962, his drummer was Charlie Watts. A Scot, musical polymath and quiet madman, lke many other musicians in history, Bruce had a self-destructive streak. He ...


  12. Late Night: RIP Jack BruceRead the original story

    Oct 25, 2014 | Fire Dog Lake

    ... songs such as "Strange Brew", "Tales of Brave Ulysses" and "Toad". Prior to Cream Bruce played with folks like Charlie Watts (Rolling Stones drummer) in Blues Incorporated and John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers and post- Cream with Manfred Mann and ...


  13. Monkey Needs Spanking for Frog RapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Q104.5

    ... rape. A frightening idea and yet, I laughed out loud. Poor frog. That monkey needs to be spanked. drummer Charlie Watts married Shirley Ann Shepherd 50 years ago today -- and yes, they're still together on their golden anniversary. a) the night ...


  14. Musical Purity and Odd HistoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | Crooked Timber

    ... up playing for quite different bands, if it had fallen out that way. There have always been dark rumors that Charlie Watts only likes jazz. But I don't suppose even Keith Richards just listens to Rolling Stones albums all day - or old Chuck Berry ...


  15. Marianne Faithfull: 'Best night of my life? The one I spent with Keith Richards'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 | Daily Mail

    The husky-voiced chanteuse and original Sixties wild child has grown up a bit... well, she's given up the fags, booze and drugs. But, she says, she's stubborn as a mule, brooks no nonsense - and still cherishes that night with Keith Richards... What has been your biggest achievement? 'I got myself out of that straitjacket I was in during the Sixties.


  16. 20 Years Ago: The Rolling Stones Release Their First Four-Man AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    ... Turtles' album, it was Jones' jazz background that reportedly appealed to vocalist Mick Jagger and drummer Charlie Watts . Jones had laid down some tracks during the initial sessions in Ireland in the Fall of 1993, but it wasn't until he was called ...


  17. Bathed in Lightning: John McLaughlin, the 60s and the Emerald Beyond by Colin HarperRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... with everyone from pre- touring pianist-to-be Nicky Hopkins and already Stones rhythm section Bill Wyman and Charlie Watts, on records by everyone from Paul Anka and Dionne Warwick to Donovan, Petula Clarke, Herman's Hermits and Engelbert ...


  18. Meet hero Brit who single-handedly cleaned up notorious Rio favelaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2014 |

    ... Orchestra. He studied at the Hornsey School of Art, in North London where he knew Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts. His first job was as a sculptor working for Stanley Kubrick on the movie 2001: A Space Odyssey. During tea-breaks he used to ...


  19. Mick Jagger's top 12 Hebrew phrasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | The Times of Israel

    ... Only one of two musicians to merit a Jagger Hebrew introduction, the other being 8. Al Hatupim (On the drums) Charlie Watts. Special treatment because, two days earlier, Jagger told us, it had been Charlie's 9. Yom Huledet (Birthday)! The audience ...


  20. Happy birthday, Charlie WattsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 |

    Today marks the 73rd birthday of the most important member of the Rolling Stones: Charlie Watts.