Hunter S. Thompson's last interview via When iconic writer Hunter S. Thompson shot himself in 2005 at his home near Aspen, Colorado, Rolling Stone filled an entire issue with speculation about why he'd done it. One article by the historian...Show More Summary
Paris prosecutors are considering charging Bob Dylan with inciting racial hatred for comments he made in a 2012 interview with Rolling Stone. In the interview, published in the magazine's September 27, 2012 edition, the singer said racism was holding America back. Show More Summary
After making controversial comments in a Rolling Stone interview, Bob Dylan is facing preliminary charges in France. Authorities have accused Dylan of “public insult and inciting hate” with his comments to the magazine, in which the singer compared Croatians to Nazis and the KKK. (AP) The newest member of the Kennedy family to make a […]
The following article is provided by Rolling Stone. By Patrick Doyle Beatles tribute shows have been happening since the band stopped playing, but many veer on parody, with moptop costumes and failure to execute the band's complex studio arrangements live. Show More Summary
France has filed formal charges against music legend Bob Dylan for comments he made in a 2012 Rolling Stone interview about Croations. That such charges can be filed shows the state of free speech in France isn’t good, and the dangers of the “hate speech” and anti-bullying movements: French authorities have filed preliminary charges against...
Matt Bloom makes a case for reading in bars at The Bold Italic. Paste, Q Magazine, The Quietus, Rolling Stone, and Spin list the best albums of 2013. 25 online year-end "best books of 2013" lists were added to the...
It’s hard to say which is more impressive: drawing accolades from the none-too-flattering Noel Gallagher or landing the opening slot at the Rolling Stones’ historic return to Hyde Park this past summer.
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A group of Croats has taken exception to remarks he made last year in Rolling Stone magazine and have filed suit in France, where the courts are happy to spend months in cultural contemplation.
Vampire Weekend @ Roseland in April (more by Robert Altman) The Monday after Thanksgiving Weekend is looking to be Official Year-End List Day, as we've already got SPIN, and Paste, (plus ones from UK mags Q and Mojo) and now here's the one from elder rock...
This was the year Breaking Bad, Candy Crush and BuzzFeed commanded our attention, Cosmo went from the bedroom to the boardroom, and Jimmy Fallon got a big promotion. Also, Rolling Stone stoked fury (and newsstand sales) with the most...Show More Summary
Bob Dylan may be the most influential artist of the 20th century, but he’s also a renowned racist. Well, that last part is news to us, but a Croatian association in France is suing the singer for comments he made to Rolling Stone for his cover interview back in September. Show More Summary
Andrew Youssef has passed away, according to Rolling Stone. Youssef was the Nine Inch Nails fan that NIN frontman Trent Reznor used FaceTime to connect with at a Las Vegas show in November. Youssef was a hospital pharmacist and concert photographer who suffered from colon cancer. Show More Summary
A Croatian community organization in France is suing Bob Dylan for allegedly inciting racial hatred. The group, CRICCF, said that the singer crossed the line with remarks made in a Rolling Stone interview last year, the Guardian reports. Dylan was riffing on the history of racial animosity in the US...
Members of the French Council of Croats are suing "Jokerman" author Bob Dylan for a comment about Croatians he made in a 2012 Rolling Stone interview.
Bob Dylan has been charged with incitement to hatred in France after he was quoted comparing Croats with Nazis in an interview with Rolling Stone magazine, a judicial source said Monday. The world-famous American singer was questioned...Show More Summary
The Rolling Stones’ Sucking in the Seventies: not only is it the most nakedly honest album title ever, it also proves that truth in advertising actually exists! But before we give the Rolling Stones any consumer honesty awards, it should be borne in mind that Sucking in the Seventies is a colossal act of hubris. Show More Summary
Vampire Weekend at ACL Fest 2013 (more by Tim Griffin) Vampire Weekend, who just topped Rolling Stone's albums of 2013 list, will be wrapping up a great year with a few more shows, including an appearance in their hometown of...
The OUPblog recommends Scottish classic literature. Kristin Hersh discusses the new Throwing Muses album with Rolling Stone. 25 online year-end "best books of 2013" lists were added to the master aggregation at Largehearted Boy yesterday, including The Times Literary Supplement's...
Bob Dylan has stirred up a deep-set racial conflict with comments he made earlier this year in the French edition of Rolling Stone. The 72-year-old folk-rock icon, who was awarded the French Legion of Honor earlier this month, was discussing...Show More Summary