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Rolling Stones

Allan F. Moore

in Grove Music Online

Volume Grove Music Online, issue Published in print January 2001 |
Published online January 2001 | e-ISBN: 9781561592630

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English rock group. They were the foremost London-based rhythm and blues band of the early 1960s to break into popular consciousness, whereupon they acted as the counterfoil to the Beatles' accessible geniality. Mick Jagger (Michael Philip Jagger; b Dartford, 26 July 1943; vocals and harmonica), Keith Richards (b Dartford, 18 Dec 1943; rhythm guitar), Brian Jones (Lewis Brian Hopkin-Jones; b Cheltenham, 28 Feb 1942; d Hatfield, West Sussex, 3 July 1969; lead guitar),

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Subjects: Music

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