Lavishly illustrated with photos of the band and rare memorabilia, this unofficial publication tells the story of the biggest act in popular music: The Rolling Stones. For more than 50 years, the Rolling Stones have rocked the world—playing in front of 1,500,000 people, setting the record for the highest-grossing tour of all time, surviving every new music trend, and releasing a hit album in every decade since the 1960s. And they show no signs of stopping. Lavishly illustrated with photos of the band and rare memorabilia, The Rolling Stones goes decade by decade, capturing the characters, events, and songs from the long roller coaster ride that has given die-hard fans plenty of satisfaction.
About the Author
Glenn Crouch has worked most of his life in the record industry, from punk bands and HMV in London to the offices of BMG and Virgin Records, where he was the senior product manager dealing with the Rolling Stones for more than a decade. He worked with the Elvis estate, Dolly Parton and Michelle Shocked at BMG, and with Van Morrison, Iggy Pop, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, and 30 Seconds to Mars at Virgin. He is now an independent artist manager. He lives in London.