Tag: Rolling

NME Festival blog: Five rappers removed from Rolling Loud festival line-up by police due to “gang affiliation”

22GZ, Casanova, Pop Smoke, Sheff G and Don Q are no longer playing this weekend’s New York festival Five rappers have been removed from this weekend’s Rolling Loud festival in New York City by the city’s police department due to “gang affiliations”, it has been reported. 22GZ, Casanova, Pop Smoke, Sheff G and Don Q […]

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NME Festival blog: Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever on the end of touring ‘Hope Downs’

It’s hard to remember a time when Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever weren’t on the road. The Australian rockers have spent the past year relentlessly touring their excellent debut studio album ‘Hope Downs’; but now, after scores of international shows and festival performances, the end of the road is in sight and the band are looking forward to […]

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NME Festival blog: The Rolling Stones to reissue ‘The Rock And Roll Circus’

A classic, featuring The Who, John Lennon and a cast of legends The Rolling Stones have announced a deluxe reissue of their classic ‘The Rock And Roll Circus’. Check out the new trailer unboxing video below. Directed by Let It Be‘s Michael Lindsay-Hogg, the performance was recorded in front of a live audience in London […]

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NME Festival blog: Rolling Loud Festival offers free tickets for life to Australian teen who egged right-wing politician

They’re trying to find #eggboy on social media Rolling Loud, one of Hip-Hop’s largest festivals, has offered free tickets for life to an Australian teen who egged a right-wing politician. The video of the incident, which you can watch below, went viral with the teen soon becoming known #Eggboy on social media. The incident occurred […]

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NME Festival blog: Martin Scorsese is directing a new Bob Dylan ‘Rolling Thunder Revue’ tour documentary

“Part documentary, part concert film, part fever dream” Martin Scorsese is directing a new concert documentary for Netflix that follows Bob Dylan’s Rolling Thunder Revue tour. Variety reports that Rolling Thunder Revue: A Bob Dylan Story will trace the famous 1975-1976 tour in which Dylan gathered an ensemble of collaborators and musicians including Joan Baez, T-Bone Burnett […]

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NME Festival blog: Offset crashes Cardi B’s set at Rolling Loud festival to try and win her back

Fans said she made the rapper look “a fool” Offset crashed Cardi B‘s set at LA festival Rolling Loud in an attempt to win her back. The pair announced their split earlier this month after one year of marriage. The couple are parents to four-month-old daughter Kulture. The Migos rapper brought out flowers and a […]

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NME Festival blog: The Rolling Stones announce new ‘No Filter’ tour dates for 2019

The legendary rockers are heading stateside The Rolling Stones have announced details of their upcoming 2019 stadium tour. The legendary band will bring their No Filter Show to the US next year. You can see the band’s full schedule below. Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Charlie Watts and Ronnie Wood kicked off the UK leg of the […]

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NME Festival blog: The Rolling Stones inspired the FBI code name for Trump-Russia investigation

Uh oh – the president’s already pissed off Keith once this week… The name of the investigation into President Trump’s alleged ties with Russia was inspired by The Rolling Stones‘ track ‘Jumpin’ Jack Flash’. During the pre-election stages of the investigation, it was known as ‘Crossfire Hurricane’ – a lyric lifted from Mick and co’s […]

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NME Festival blog: Looks like The Rolling Stones will be playing some huge UK shows in 2018

The Rolling Stones‘ Mick Jagger has revealed that the band will be ‘getting plans into place’ for some huge UK shows in 2018. Back in the summer, the rock n’ roll legends announced that their 2018 European ‘No Filter’ Tour would not be visiting the UK this year, but were hoping to reveal dates for 2018. […]

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NME Festival blog: Rolling Stones Hamburg show – setlist, videos and more

The Rolling Stones kicked off their European tour with a setlist full of fan favourites in Hamburg last night (Sept 9). Buy The Rolling Stones merch here The opening night of The Rolling Stones ‘No Filter’ European tour saw the band perform to 82,000 fans at the Festwiese am Stadtpark. It was the first live […]

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