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  1. Rolling Stones' "Satisfaction" turns 50Read the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | CBS News

    ... the other. They had a team that worked and a band that could bring it to life," he said. Mick, Keith, drummer Charlie Watts, guitarist Brian Jones and bassist Bill Wyman first recorded "Satisfaction" in May of 1965 in Chicago, D'Agata reports, and ...

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  2. In its second year, the Charlie Parker Celebration continues an overdue reconciliationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2015 | The Pitch

    June 28, the day after his band played Arrowhead Stadium, Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts spent more than three hours touring the American Jazz Museum. A fan since his teen years, he has long collected Charlie Parker memorabilia , and he paused to regard Parker's plastic saxophone, one of the museum's most prized holdings.

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  3. The London Howlin' Wolf Sessions gave Baby Boomer rockers a chance to pay tributeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... crucible for their careers. In fact, Burnett long enjoyed a place of special importance for featured drummer Charlie Watts, bassist Bill Wyman, pianist Ian Stewart and the rest of the Rolling Stones. They'd recorded his "Little Red Rooster" ...

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  4. Potash Twins at Icehouse for Tuesday CD-release showRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | TwinCities

    ... Secret Stash Records co-founder Cory Wong, who shared the Dakota Jazz Club stage with the Rolling Stones' Charlie Watts in June, assembled some all-stars to back up the twins: keyboard player Tommy Barbarella (Prince, Nick Jonas), bassist Ian ...

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  5. The photographers who revolutionised album artRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Mail & Guardian

    ... and album sleeves, including work by pioneering photographers. (All images by Les Rencontres d'Arles) In 1972 Charlie Watts, drummer of the Rolling Stones, met with Man Ray and asked if he would design the cover for the group's new album, Exile on ...

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  6. Rolling Stones, "Love is Strong" from Voodoo Lounge (1994): One Track MindRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2015 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... The Rolling Stones Stones would turn to Miles Davis alum Daryl Jones, at the suggestion of drummer Charlie Watts, who joined in time for the Don Was-produced sessions that produced Voodoo Lounge. Though it often felt more calculated than dangerous, ...

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  7. NewsThe Rolling Stones say they're 'not interested' in splitting up at launch of new exhibitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | NME

    ... during the Stones' career. Singer Mick Jagger said: "I've had to get things from other people." Drummer Charlie Watts said: "I have a collection, but it's mainly jazz. I've got more stuff on Louis Armstrong than on The Rolling Stones." Richards said ...

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  8. What to expect from Birmingham Jazz's Legends Festival 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | IcWalsall

    Henry Lowther has played trumpet for everyone from Miles Davis arranger Gil Evans to Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts. He is the guest curator at Birmingham Jazz's Legends Festival which takes place from July 17-19.

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  9. The best jazz clubs in ParisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Vancouver Sun

    An Insights West online survey of B.C. leisure travellers asked respondents to select the "best places" in their province from a list of 69 destinations, attractions and landmarks. Crowds took to the streets Sunday to eat, drink and dance during Greek Day, the annual outdoor festival on Broadway Drummer Charlie Watts, bassist Dave Green and pianist Ben Waters do a sound check before a concert with their band The A, B, C, D of Boogie Woogie at Le Duc des Lombards in Paris.

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  10. Best jazz clubs in Paris: City of love breathes life into music born in U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Canada.com

    Drummer Charlie Watts, bassist Dave Green and pianist Ben Waters do a sound check before a concert with their band The A, B, C, D of Boogie Woogie at Le Duc des Lombards in Paris. It was after midnight at Le Duc des Lombards and the jam session was warming up.

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  11. Rolling Stones' Charlie Watts visits 18th and VineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2015 | KMBC-TV

    A night after a huge concert at Arrowhead Stadium, Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts and other artists performing on tour with the band visited the 18th and Vine District. CAN HELP, CALL THE TIPS HOTLINE AT THE BOTTOM OF YOUR SCREEN.

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  12. It's only rock 'n' roll, but they like it: Area Stones' fans share favorite songsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    From left, Rolling Stones guitarist Ronnie Wood, drummer Charlie Watts, vocalist Mick Jagger and guitarist Keith Richards perform June 20 during their ZIP Code Tour's visit to Heinz Field in Pittsburgh. You can't always get what you want.

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  13. Who thought the Stones were old in 1989? This reporterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... the Telegraph Herald, I added several more examples of my ageism. "From the stands, only grey-haired drummer Charlie Watts , 48, looked grandfatherly as he solemnly banged out the band's big beat. But the close-up live camera shots on three large ...

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  14. The Potash Twins Record with 'Funkytown' Writer-Producer This SummerRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... with Greenberg is renowned musician Cory Wong, who recently shared a club stage with the Rolling Stones' Charlie Watts at the Dakota Jazz Club on Watts' 74th birthday in early June. Wong has played with Questlove, Alexander, O'Neal and others. He is ...

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  15. Rising Young Pop & Jazz Stars, The Potash Twins, Recording with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | PR.com

    ... with Greenberg is renowned musician Cory Wong, who recently shared a club stage with the Rolling Stones' Charlie Watts at the Dakota Jazz Club on Watts' 74th birthday in early June. Wong has played with Questlove, Alexander, O'Neal and others. He is ...

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  16. Review: Saxophonist Tim Ries gets in tune for the StonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | TwinCities

    ... for the audience, calling up a noted jazz-loving rock drummer to sit in for a tune. It wasn't Stones drummer Charlie Watts, but rather former Journey drummer Steve Smith, who's appearing at the Dakota on Wednesday night with his jazz combo Vital ...

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  17. Stones drummer Charlie Watts plays at Dakota Jazz ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Star Tribune

    Gallery: Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts sat in with Band 2 at the Dakota Jazz Club. Band 2 features Tim Ries and Bernard Fowler .

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  18. 10 things you want to know about Lisa Fischer's gigs at Dakota & with the StonesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 | Star Tribune

    ... The rest of her gigs, with her group Grand Baton, during the tour are at jazz festivals. Stones drummer Charlie Watts and guitarist Ron Wood showed up to see Fischer's performance at Hollywood's Catalina Club (which is about the size of the Dakota) ...

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  19. Mick Jagger and Rolling Stones give a little 'Satisfaction' ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2015 | The Plain Dealer

    ... necessary when you surround yourself with guys like guitarists Ronnie Wood and Keith Richards and drummer Charlie Watts (who actually SMILED during the show at least once). Remarkably, the trademark Jagger strut has not gone away, or even lessened ...

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  20. Rolling Stones Sucking in Their Seventies? Hardly: Concert ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | WWWM-FM Toledo

    Three decades or so after the Rolling Stones were first hit by a wave of jokes questioning whether they were too long in the tooth to keep rocking, a funny thing has happened: It's the old jokes that got old. We now take it for granted that Keith Richards, Charlie Watts and Ronnie Wood will be a formidable live combo well after Thirty Seconds to Mars are on their second hip surgeries.

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