The ultimate Rolling Stones album with contributions from unique drummer Charlie Watts might be out later this 12 months, the band’s first new music in 18 years.
However that’s not all – Beatles Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr are reported to be contributors on the brand new recording. The album can be the primary Stones album because the Grammy-winning covers album Blue & Lonesome in 2016, and the primary of unique materials since A Greater Bang in 2005.
Any Beatles participation is bound to spark hypothesis on live shows. The Stones have used Darryl Jones on bass since 1993, when Invoice Wyman retired, with drummer Steve Jordan filling the Watts chair for the Stones on its most up-to-date tour. Watts died in 2021 at age 80.
For these unfamiliar, McCartney performs bass, whereas Ringo performs drums.
Whether or not this implies there might be some team-ups at dwell reveals stays to be seen. The Stones have teased dates in the summertime and fall of this 12 months, however no official plans have been set.
Guitarist Keith Richards, 79, lately wrote on Instagram that new music is “on its means.”
“Hello guys, right here we’re once more. Wishing you all a belated Pleased New 12 months and there’s some new music on its means and hopefully we’ll get to see you. Let’s hold our fingers crossed.”
His participation on the brand new album was revealed by guitarist Ronnie Wooden on social.
“We’re recording the brand new album now and we’re going to LA in a couple of weeks to hold it on and end it off. Charlie is on a number of the tracks (together with touring) drummer Steve Jordan.”
The 80-year-old Paul McCartney is touring in 2023 and has set April 28 for its kickoff. The tour may have area and stadium dates. Ringo Starr can be on the highway, taking part in sheds beginning in Might, together with a Greek Theater cease in June.