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The writers and editors of Rolling Stone take you inside the biggest stories in music. Featuring interviews with our favorite artists; what's playing in the office; expert insight on the week's biggest music news; and much more.
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The writers and editors of Rolling Stone take you inside the biggest stories in music. Featuring interviews with our favorite artists; what's playing in the office; expert insight on the week's biggest music news; and much more.

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English


Episodes

What is 2018’s Song of the Summer?

7/17/2018
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From Drake to Kacey Musgraves, we evaluate the candidates for the defining song of summer 2018. Rolling Stone’s Sarah Grant, Brendan Klinkenberg and Simon-Vozick-Levinson join host Brian Hiatt to discuss

Duration:00:40:24

The Life and Music of Paul Simon

7/2/2018
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From battles with Art Garfunkel to the Graceland controversies, Paul Simon's biographer, Robert Hilburn, takes host Brian Hiatt inside the surprisingly dramatic artistic journey of a great American singer/songwriter

Duration:00:45:37

Inside 2018's Best Albums, So Far

6/26/2018
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Take a guided tour of Rolling Stone's list of the 50 best albums of 2018, so far, with staffers Sarah Grant, Simon Vozick-Levinson and Chris Weingarten, plus host Brian Hiatt

Duration:00:43:01

Bowie, "2001" and The Secret History of Sci-Fi Rock

6/19/2018
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Author Jason Heller breaks down his the new book "Strange Stars," which traces the weird, fascinating synergy between classic rock and science fiction, with host Brian Hiat

Duration:00:47:22

Drake vs. Pusha-T and The Greatest Hip-Hop Beefs of All Time

6/12/2018
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Brendan Klinkenberg, Simon Vozick-Levinson, Chris Weingarten and host Brian Hiatt break down the Drake vs. Pusha-T battle , and trace the rich history of rap beefs

Duration:00:47:21

How Camilla Cabello Conquered Pop

6/4/2018
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Brittany Spanos, Joe Levy and Alex Morris – who wrote Rolling Stone's new Camilla Cabello cover story – join host Brian Hiatt to go deep on the pop star's rise

Duration:00:39:17

Secrets of Def Leppard's Hits

5/30/2018
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As Def Leppard hit the road with Journey, frontman Joe Elliott breaks down the making of their greatest hits, their unlikely hip-hop influences, working with a young Taylor Swift and much more with host Brian Hiatt

Duration:00:43:00

Confessions of A Frontman: Snow Patrol’s Gary Lightbody on His Hard-Fought Return

5/22/2018
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Why did it take seven years between Snow Patrol albums? Frontman Gary Lightbody tells host Brian Hiatt about overcoming depression and a drinking problem to make some of his best music

Duration:00:45:41

Questlove's Secrets of Musical Creation

5/14/2018
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The Roots' Questlove, author of the new book Creative Quest, breaks down a dazzling list of musical influences, from Michael Jackson to Meg White, in a wide-ranging interview with host Brian Hiatt

Duration:00:39:00

The Long Life and Slow Death of "Classic Rock"

5/8/2018
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What exactly is "classic rock"? And are we in its last days? Steven Hyden, author of "Twilight of the Gods: A Journey to the End of Classic Rock," weighs in on the legends of the Doors, Led Zeppelin and more with host Brian Hiatt

Duration:00:39:54

A Conversation with Fleetwood Mac

5/1/2018
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Where did Lindsey Buckingham go? As they prep for a new tour, the members of Fleetwood Mac (including new additions Mike Campbell and Neil Finn) explain it all to Andy Greene

Duration:00:45:04

Beyoncé at Coachella: The Ultimate Play-by-Play

4/23/2018
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Suzy Exposito, Brittany Spanos and Rob Sheffield join host Brian Hiatt to analyze the highlights of Beychella

Duration:00:41:09

Bon Jovi, Aerosmith, Kiss: Desmond Child Tells the Stories Behind the Hits

4/17/2018
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As Bon Jovi enters the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, legendary songwriter Desmond Child tells host Brian Hiatt about co-writing their hits – plus tales of Aerosmith, Kiss, Ricky Martin and more

Duration:00:40:37

The Genius of Nina Simone, Remembered by Her Brother

4/9/2018
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As the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame prepares to induct Nina Simone, her brother Sam Waymon joins host Brian Hiatt and David Browne to share intimate memories of his genius sister

Duration:00:41:31

The Death of Downloads and CDs; Artist to Watch: Soccer Mommy

4/3/2018
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Steve Knopper joins host Brian Hiatt to trace streaming's conquest of music sales back to Napster; Sophie Allison of Soccer Mommy explains the influences behind her great new album

Duration:00:36:34

Spinal Tap's Derek Smalls: The Rolling Stone Q+A

3/26/2018
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The bassist for England's loudest band sits down with host Brian Hiatt to discuss exploding drummers, his new solo LP, Spinal Tap's break-up, Brexit, Satan's toupee, erectile dysfunction and much more

Duration:00:42:58

Craig Mack's Life and Career – and Jack White's new LP

3/20/2018
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We go deep on the life of Bad Boy Records legend Craig Mack – as well as Jack White's new album and Rolling Stone cover story. Host Brian Hiatt, who wrote the White story, is joined by Christian Hoard, Chris Weingarten and Jon Dolan to discuss.

Duration:00:41:06

The Making of Van Morrison's Astral Weeks – and 1968's Secret History

3/13/2018
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Author Ryan H. Walsh discusses his new book, Astral Weeks: A Secret History of 1968, with host Brian Hiatt – and musician John Payne shares stories from the making of the LP

Duration:00:38:50

Kelly Clarkson: The Rolling Stone Q+A

3/6/2018
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Clarkson joins host Brian Hiatt to talk about returning to TV with The Voice, her new album, her dramatic clashes with her old label, and much more

Duration:00:45:29

Julian Casablancas on his Voidz reinvention, the Strokes and the Looming Apocalypse

2/26/2018
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Casablancas and his Voidz bandmates Beardo and Jake Bercovici join host Brian Hiatt for a deep conversation on their new album, the disappointments of modern pop, the dark state of the world and much more

Duration:00:40:00