The Rolling Stones celebrate 50th anniversary of their first concert
Thursday 12 July 2012: The Rolling Stones (Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Charlie Watts & Ronnie Wood) in front of The Marquee Club, London.
This photo of The Rolling Stones by world famous photographer Rankin was taken in London last night to mark the 50th anniversary of the Rollin’ Stones first ever live performance on 12 July 1962 at the iconic venue on London’s Oxford Street.
– The Rolling Stones will celebrate the 12th July with the release of the official book Rolling Stones 50, published by Thames & Hudson, which draws on a wealth of rare and unseen material and is packed with superb reportage photography, contact sheets, negative strips, outtakes and so much more, from every period in the band’s history
– A photo exhibition of photos from Rolling Stones 50 will take place at London’s Somerset House from 13 July-27 August
– A brand new Rolling Stones documentary film, directed by Brett Morgan, will be released in November