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Keith Richards, Eric Clapton join forces for Hubert Sumlin tribute

The Rolling Stones' Keith Richards and Eric Clapton were among a flock of rock and blues superstars who turned up in New York City last Friday (2/24) to pay tribute to late bluesman Hubert Sumlin. The Rolling Stones' Keith Richards and Eric Clapton were among a flock of rock and blues superstars who turned up in New York City last Friday (2/24) to pay tribute to late bluesman Hubert Sumlin.

Keith Richards says the Rolling Stones will tour next year

Guitarist Keith Richards said the Rolling stones, who haven't toured since the 2007 conclusion of their record-breaking "A Bigger Bang" trek, are gearing up to hit the road in 2011. Guitarist Keith Richards said the Rolling stones, who haven't toured since the 2007 conclusion of their record-breaking "A Bigger Bang" trek, are gearing up to hit the road in 2011.

Seven rock 'n' roll tell-alls from Keith Richards to Vince Neil

A year ago, the "just published" rock 'n' roll memoirs shelf was looking a bit thin. Don Felder's falling out with the Eagles and the separate tales of decadence in Aerosmith from Joey Kramer and Steven Tyler were the new arrivals, while Nikki Sixx's chronicles of heroin addiction were a year old and still a top seller. A year ago, the "just published" rock 'n' roll memoirs shelf was looking a bit thin. Don Felder's falling out with the Eagles and the separate tales of decadence in Aerosmith from Joey Kramer and Steven Tyler were the new arrivals, while Nikki Sixx's chronicles of heroin addiction were a year old and still a top seller.

Briefly: Billy Joe Shaver, Keith Richards, Glenn Danzig, Sanctuary Records

Country vet Billy Joe Shaver--who authorities had sought for his alleged involvement in a shooting--reportedly surrendered to police on Tuesday (4/23), was charged and released.

Keith Richards returns home, Stones tour will resume

Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards is back at home in the US after an extended stay in New Zealand to recover from a head injury.

Keith Richards discharged from hospital

Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards was discharged Wednesday (5/10) from the Ascot Hospital in Auckland, New Zealand.

Stones: Keith Richards didn't suffer brain damage

A spokesperson for The Rolling Stones has issued a statement refuting recent media reports that Keith Richards suffered brain damage from his recent fall while vacationing in Fiji.

Keith Richards undergoes surgery, Stones postpone tour

Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards underwent surgery Monday (5/8) morning in New Zealand to relieve pressure that had built up in his head after a recent fall.

Briefly: Johnny Cash, Keith Richards, Napster, Pete Doherty

A new album that the late Johnny Cash recorded in the months leading up to his 2003 death is scheduled to hit stores on July 4.

Briefly: Slayer, Keith Richards, Northern State, Heineken House Party

Slayer will be among the acts on the next edition of the Jaegermeister Music Tour, which will open in late fall, according to organizers.