eBook Rolling Stones: A Musical Biography, 1st Edition

  • Murry R. Nelson
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  • ISBN-10: 031338035X
  • ISBN-13: 9780313380358
  • DDC: 782.421660
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 159 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released January 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2010
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By 1964 the United States had been ’invaded’ by a number of British bands, led by the Beatles. The Rolling Stones were seen as more rebellious and rowdy than the Beatles. The Stones far outlasted the Beatles and all the other 60s-era British bands. This book chronicles the adventures of these Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Series Foreword.
1: Timeline.
2: The Young Stones.
3: The British Invasion.
4: The Stones as a Number One Band, 1965–1967.
5: Battles with the Beatles, Drugs, and the Establishment.
6: The Stones Look to Top Themselves (Again): The Stones in the Early 1970s.
7: The Stones Reinvented: Ronnie Wood Is a Permanent Fixture, but Keith?.
8: Individual Efforts: Are the Stones Through?.
9: From Voodoo Lounge to Bridges to Babylon and Beyond.
10: No Security, 40 Licks, and A Bigger Bang: The Stones Won't Slow Down.
Afterword: The Stones Still Looking Forward.
Appendix: U.S. Albums, 1964–2009 (Stones as Band and Individual Stones).
Further Reading.
About the Author.