The long-awaited 25th Studio album by the British band the Rolling Stones called Blue & Lonesome on sale.
This is their first album for the past 11 years and the first in Blues. It consists of cover versions of hits Just Your Fool little Walter, Everybody Knows About My Good Thing little johnny Taylor, I Can’t Quit You Willie Dixon etc.
In total there are 12 songs with a total duration of 42.5 minutes. Thus, Blue & Lonesome was the longest album in the history of the band The Rolling Stones, reports Billboard.
He has also become one of the fastest on record – at London’s British Grove studios, owned by the founder of the group Dire Straits Mark Nopflera, it took only three days. Interestingly, in those days there were recorded and Eric Clapton, who eventually also took part in creating the album. Therefore, on the cover of Blue & Lonesome is the name of Clapton.
As he wrote on the eve of the release of the British Independent, usually albums of cover versions suggests intent to hide the fact of creative crisis, but in the case of Blue & Lonesome has turned out very meaningful work that truly impresses Mick Jagger.
The Rolling Stones, formed 54 years ago in 1960-e years was the main competitor of The Beatles, but, unlike the fab four, will not split and continued as the release of new albums and concert performances. “The rolling stones” are one of the most successful teams in the history of rock music. 21 composition of the group included in the top ten of the charts in the UK, with eight of them rose to the top.