The Rolling Stones

Week of January 7, 2013

In the News: The Rolling Stones at 50

The Rolling Stones keep on rolling….The British band, featuring Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Ronnie Wood, and Charlie Watts, celebrated their fiftieth anniversary in 2012.


According to the Rolling Stones
By Mick Jagger et al. Edited by Dora Loewenstein and Philip Dodd. Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2003
Call Number: ML421 .R64 A3 2003

Blown Away: The Rolling Stones and the Death of the Sixties
By A. E. Hotchner. Simon and Schuster, 1990
Call Number: ML421 .R64 H65 1990

Dance with the Devil: The Rolling Stones and Their Times
By Stanley Booth. Random House, 1984
Call Number: ML421 .R64 B66

By Keith Richards, with James Fox. Little, Brown and Co., 2010
Call Number: ML420 .R515 A3 2010

Mods, Rockers, and the Music of the British Invasion
By James E. Perone. Praeger, 2009
Call Number: ML3534.6 .G7 P47 2009

Old Gods Almost Dead: The 40-Year Odyssey of the Rolling Stones
By Stephen Davis. Broadway Books, 2001
Call Number: ML421 .R64 D36 2001

Rock: From Elvis Presley to the Rolling Stones
By Mike Jahn. Quadrangle, 1973
Call Number: ML3561 .R62 J25

The Rolling Stones: Black and White Blues, 1963
Photographs by Gus Coral. Text by David Hinckley and Debra Rodman. Turner Pub., 1995
Call Number: ML421 .R64 C67 1995

The Rolling Stones Chronicle: The First Thirty Years
By Massimo Bonanno. H. Holt, 1990
Call Number: ML421 .R64 B65 1990

The Rolling Stones: Gimme Shelter (DVD)
Directed by David Maysles, Albert Maysles, and  Charlotte Zwerin. Criterion, 2000 (originally released 1970)
Call Number: ML421 .R64 G56 2000 (Boca Raton Media Center)
A documentary of the last ten days of the Rolling Stones’ 1969 tour of the United States, focusing on two shows, one at Madison Square Garden in New York and the other, a free concert at the Altamont Speedway in California, where a young man was killed during violence between the crowd and the Hell’s Angels “security” guards. Three others also died. Includes performances by Ike and Tina Turner, the Jefferson Airplane and the Flying Burrito Brothers. This special version also contains never-before-seen performances from the Madison Square Garden show in 1969.

The Rolling Stones at Fifty
By Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Charlie Watts, and Ronnie Wood. Hyperion, 2012
On Order

Stone Alone: The Story of a Rock ‘N’ Roll Band
By Bill Wyman with Ray Coleman. Viking, 1990
Call Number: ML418 .W9 A3 1990

Sympathy for the Devil (DVD)
Directed by Jean-Luc Goadard. Abkco, 2003
Call Number: ML421 .R64 S96 2003 (Boca Raton Media Center)
Scenes from a Rolling Stones writing/recording session for their Beggars banquet album, alternating with scenes of political upheaval, media saturation, and revolution.

Yesterday’s Papers: the Rolling Stones in Print, 1963-1984
Compiled and Edited by Jessical Holman Whitehead MacPhail. Pierian Press, 1986
Call Number: ML134.5 .R65 M2 1986