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

    Tuesday Oct 14 | 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 ...


  2. 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 ...


  3. 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.


  4. 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 ...


  5. 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 ...


  6. 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 ...


  7. 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 ...


  8. 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.


  9. Happy 73rd birthday, drummer Charlie Watts, with his band, the Rolling Stones...Read the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | Daily Kos

    Charlie Watts is famous not only for being a very classy perfectionist big band jazz drummer, but for punching Stones singer Mick Jagger in the face after Jagger referred to Watts as "My drummer..."...Watts told him, "I'm not 'your drummer' are MY SINGER."


  10. Rolling Stones return to tour after L'Wren Scott deathRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | CBC News

    Fans and critics in Oslo praised the Rolling Stones -- Ron Wood, Mick Jagger, Keith Richards and Charlie Watts -- for a high-energy return to the band's world tour.


  11. David Neumann at MassMOCARead the original story

    Apr 23, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    Local favorites Sirsy, the Charlie Watts Riots, Erin Harkes and Hard Soul are four of the nearly 100 local and regional acts slated to perform at the 2014 MOVE Music Festival.


  12. Jack Bruce Moves Past Cream: 'It Was Nice to Have a Little Comeback'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2014 | RollingStone

    When former Cream frontman Jack Bruce attempts to explain why it has taken him a decade to put out his latest solo album, Silver Rails , he says he had merely fallen out of love with the recording process.