A Bigger Bang

  1. Rolling Stones Tour Grosses Over A Half Billion

    October 02, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The final tally on the Rolling Stones A Bigger Bang tour is in and it topped a half billion -- $558,255,524 to be exact. The staggering total was accumulated between the fall of 2005, when the trek kicked-off, and Aug. 26, when it wrapped at the O ...

  2. Rolling Stones Roll Out DRM-Free Albums

    August 21, 2007 12:00 AM EDT London-based 7digital has become the first digital media delivery company to make available EMI's Rolling Stones catalog as DRM-free MP3s. The 24 albums are delivered at the high-quality 320 kbps rate, and for the next four weeks will exclusi ...

  3. Rolling Stones Release 'Biggest Bang' DVD

    July 03, 2007 12:00 AM EDT A four-DVD set of the Rolling Stones' giant "A Bigger Bang" tour is to be released worldwide via Universal Music Group on July 30. Called "The Biggest Bang," and featuring seven hours of content, the DVD set is based on th ...

  4. Stones Split With Manager Loewenstein

    May 25, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The Rolling Stones have effectively split with their long-time business manager, Prince Rupert Loewenstein. The move was confirmed in a statement issued this morning by a publicist on behalf of the Stones. The statement reads, "Prince Rupert ...

  5. Rolling Stones Flesh Out Summer Tour Plans

    March 22, 2007 12:00 AM EDT As expected, the Rolling Stones will make up their lost dates from Europe last summer ... and then some. In a live cybercast on the band's Web site, Mick Jagger revealed today (March 22) that the Stones will play 27 more European dates as par ...

  6. Cohl: Bigger Bang Could Roll On In 2007

    November 27, 2006 12:00 AM EST The Rolling Stones re-captured the "top-grossing tour ever" mantle from U2 with the Stones' $437 million A Bigger Bang trek, and tour producer Michael Cohl indicates they may pad that record. Since the fall of 2005, the band has gro ...

  7. Cohl: Bigger Bang Could Roll On In 2007

    November 27, 2006 12:00 AM EST The Rolling Stones re-captured the "top-grossing tour ever" mantle from U2 with the Stones' $437 million A Bigger Bang trek, and tour producer Michael Cohl indicates they may pad that record. The Rolling Stones re-captured the " ...

  8. Stones Shatter Touring Record

    November 24, 2006 12:00 AM EST Though they'll surely live to fight another day, U2's brief stint holding the title of top-grossing tour ever is over. That distinction now returns to the Rolling Stones, whose A Bigger Bang tour is n Though they'll surely live to f ...

  9. Rolling Stones Returning To Road In 2007?

    September 15, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Band considering another round of dates. Although the Rolling Stones' mammoth A Bigger Bang tour was expected to conclude in mid-November, guitarist Ron Wood tells Billboard.biz the band is considering another round of dates in 2007. As previ ...

  10. Jagger Throat Problem Forces Stones To Cancel Gig

    August 14, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Band expects to perform Aug. 20 in London. The Rolling Stones canceled their concert in Valladolid, Spain, on Monday (Aug. 14) after lead singer Mick Jagger developed laryngitis. The band said in a statement they expected to appear on Sunday, Augu ...

  11. Rolling Stones Set For North American Return

    July 25, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Second leg will launch Sept. 20 in Boston. The Rolling Stones will return to North American for another leg of their A Bigger Bang tour, which is destined to be the top-grossing trek in history. The second North American leg, which follows a run o ...

  12. Stones Take In $162M With '05 Trek

    December 30, 2005 12:00 AM EST The first leg wrapped Dec. 3 in Memphis. The Rolling Stones' A Bigger Bang tour exploded in 2005, moving 1.2 million tickets and ringing up $162 million in grosses from 42 North American shows on the tour's first leg. The first leg wrapp ...

  13. Rolling Stones To Perform At Super Bowl

    November 30, 2005 12:00 AM EST NFL finale to take palce Feb. 5 at Detroit's Ford Field. The Rolling Stones' "A Bigger Bang" world tour just got a bit bigger. The legendary rock group is confirmed to perform during halftime at the 40th anniversary of the NFL ...

  14. Stones Roll Again In Europe

    November 29, 2005 12:00 AM EST The European leg of the Rolling Stones "A Bigger Bang" world tour will kick off in Barcelona on May 27, 2006. The veteran rock act announced the initial line-up of 32 stadium dates today (Nov. 29) thr The European leg of the Rolling Ston ...

  15. Stones Top Europe Chart For Second Week

    September 22, 2005 12:00 AM EDT EMI albums spent 24 weeks at the top in 2005. The Rolling Stones' "A Bigger Bang" (Virgin) secures a second week at the top of European Top 100 Albums, after holding at No.1 in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Holland and Italy. It al ...

  16. Stones Top Europe Chart For Second Week

    September 22, 2005 12:00 AM EDT EMI albums spent 24 weeks at the top in 2005. The Rolling Stones' "A Bigger Bang" (Virgin) secures a second week at the top of European Top 100 Albums, after holding at No.1 in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Holland and Italy. It al ...

  17. Stones Make Big Bang` On Europe Chart

    September 16, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The Rolling Stones' "A Bigger Bang" (Virgin) debuts at No. 1 on European Top 100 Albums, ending the 13-week run of their EMI stablemates Coldplay's "X&Y" (Parlophone). The Stones' 2002 compilation The Rol ...

  18. Stones Make Big Bang` On Europe Chart

    September 16, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The Rolling Stones' "A Bigger Bang" (Virgin) debuts at No. 1 on European Top 100 Albums, ending the 13-week run of their EMI stablemates Coldplay's "X&Y" (Parlophone). The Stones' 2002 compilation The Rol ...

  19. Yahoo! Partners For Rolling Stones Tour

    August 23, 2005 12:00 AM EDT new dates to be revealed. The Rolling Stones will be revealing 15 new dates for their A Bigger Bang world tour through a special deal with Yahoo! tomorrow (Aug. 24). Fans who go to yahoo.com beginning at 9 a.m. EST will be the first to find out ...