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.
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. Country vet --who authorities had sought for his alleged involvement in a shooting--reportedly surrendered to police on Tuesday (4/23), was charged and released. Billy Joe Shaver 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. Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards was discharged Wednesday (5/10) from the Ascot Hospital in Auckland, New Zealand. 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. 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. A new album that the late recorded in the months leading up to his 2003 death is scheduled to hit stores on July 4. Johnny Cash will be among the acts on the next edition of the Jaegermeister Music Tour, which will open in late fall, according to organizers. Slayer