Guitarist, Singer, Songwriter, Composer, Bassist, Keyboardist, Record producer, Actor
Keith Richards (born 18 December 1943) is an English musician, singer and songwriter, and one of the original members of the English rock band the Rolling Stones. Rolling Stone magazine credited Richards for "rock's greatest single body of riffs" on guitar and ranked him 4th on...Wikipedia
Born: 18th December, 1943, Dartford, Kent, England, UK
Height: 5' 9" (175 cm)
Claim to Fame: The Rolling Stones
Arcade Fire and Keith Richards added to 'Saturday Night Live' anniversary show
Full line-up revealed ahead of the 40th birthday bash
Arcade Fire, Keith Richards and Jack White have been added to the line up set to appear on the 40th anniversary episode of 'Saturday Night Live'.
Paul McCartney and Kanye West were already confirmed for the birthday extravaganza but the full list of artists was unveiled today ahead of tomorrow's (15 February) show.
Set to celebrate four decades of entertainment, the show will also include... Read More
Posted by eviltwins 11 days ago
How is New Yorker Alexandra Richards helping to preserve marine life through The Ocean Campaign? We find out.... Alexandra Richards. Model/artist/DJ Alexandra Richards can add conservationist to her list of titles. The daughter of Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards and model/actress Patti Hansen is a board member of The Ocean Campaign, a global organization backed by a young generation of tastemakers like Richards, Jimmy Jagger, Vito Schnabel, Topper Mortimer, and Poppy Delevingne, to name a few. The Ocean Campaign recently threw a launch gala at the Capitale... Read More
Posted by Dianab 13 days ago
Rolling Stones Will Reportedly Tour North America This Summer
by Michael Gallucci February 11, 2015 4:23 PM
If we’re to believe Ronnie Wood — and really, why wouldn’t we believe him? — the Rolling Stones will be touring North America this summer. The guitarist shared the info with GMI Rock News (via WMGK) during a recent interview.
The Stones last toured the continent two years ago as part of their 50th-anniversary 50 & Counting Tour. More recently, the band played shows in New Zealand and Australia as part of the same golden-anniversary... Read More
Posted by eviltwins 2 weeks ago
Rolling Stones to Release Two Concerts ‘From the Vault’
by Michael Gallucci September 17, 2014 12:26 PM
The Rolling Stones will release two vintage concerts on DVD, CD, Blu-ray and vinyl in November. Eagle Rock’s new ‘From the Vault’ series will kick off with ’Hampton Coliseum — Live in 1981′ on Nov. 4, followed by ‘L.A. Forum — Live in 1975′ on Nov. 18. The two shows were previously available in digital audio format via the band’s official archive site.
The label is going all out with the packages,... Read More
Posted by eviltwins 5 months ago
Well, this has got to rank along with the Rolling Stones’ frontman’s greatest achievements surely
Thursday 11 September 2014
Compliments really don’t get much better - Mick Jagger has been honoured by having a swamp-dwelling fossil named after him.
Two scientists - both of whom are Rolling Stones fans - have called a newly-discovered creature Jaggermeryx naida - Jagger’s water nymph.
The reason for the unlikely moniker? Apparently, it was the musician’s full mouth that made his name pop into the imaginations of US scientists Ellen Miller... Read More
Posted by Dianab 5 months ago
He allegedly declined the C.B.E. (Commander of the Order of the British Empire) for his services to music.
Hospitalized for a mild concussion he suffered while vacationing in Fiji, reportedly after falling out of a palm tree. Richards was flown to a New Zealand hospital for treatment, band spokeswoman Fran Curtis said in a statement. "Following treatment locally and as a precautionary measure, he flew to a hospital accompanied by his wife, Patti, for observation," Curtis said. (April 2006)
There`s no substitute for live work to keep a band together.
I have no idea what the audience makes of me.
Jack Sparrow and Barbossa embark on a quest to find the elusive fountain of youth, only to discover that Blackbeard and his daughter are after it too.