When it comes to The Rolling Stones, what can be said about one of the most iconic bands of all time that hasn’t been said before? Well, another chapter in their careers takes place this weekend, with their “50 and Counting” concert event! If you miss it, you are going to miss the most incredible night of music, ever!
The Rolling Stones will hit the stage with Bruce Springsteen, Lady Gaga, and The Black Keys for their final “50 and Counting” concert at The Prudential Center on Saturday, December 15. The concert event, “One More Shot,” will be distributed by WWE and telecast live, via pay-per-view at 9pm EST. You can’t miss this EPIC concert!
To whet your appetite for the big show, fans can also tune in to E! at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT on Saturday for Live From the Rolling Stones, a one-hour special event covering all the pre-show action leading up to the band’s final performance of their 50th-anniversary tour. (you will see interviews with the Stones and celebs coming to the show)
Here are some clips to get you ready!
The Rolling Stones talk about their style!
The Rolling Stones talk about their recent performance!
The Rolling Stones comment about “One More Shot”!
E! will give fans behind-the-scenes access and exclusive interviews with rock ‘n’ roll icons Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Charlie Watts and Ronnie Wood. With Terrence Jenkins anchoring the pre-show, Ross Mathews backstage and Alicia Quarles capturing all the arrival excitement, E!’s coverage will catch all the buzz and anticipation leading up to this huge concert event. Plus, Terrence will be joined by Viacom Music Group’s Bill Flanagan, who has produced countless music television specials, interviewed most every major rock-n-roll figure that has hit the scene, and is an expert on the Rolling Stones. He’ll bring his expertise to the pre-show with extensive information about the band, their history, and more.
The pay-per-view will be available on Saturday, December 15 at 9pm ET/ 6pm PT through all cable, satellite and telco providers. WWE, the world’s pre-eminent provider of pay-per-view programming, in partnership with Dainty Group and Endemol, will be distributing and marketing the pay-per-view event entitled One More Shot, the band’s final performance of its 50th anniversary shows.
For additional information, please visit www.RollingStones.com.
Yahoo also announced the exclusive global online live stream of the Rolling Stones 50th anniversary concert, an historic pay-per-view special that will take place on Saturday, December 15 at 9 p.m. ET/ 6 p.m. PT on Yahoo! Music (http://music.yahoo.com).
Rolling Stones fans can come to Yahoo! for historic footage including past concerts, band interviews and backstage access. Beginning at 8:30 p.m. ET/ 5:30 p.m. PT on December 15, fans can watch an exclusive special entitled Countdown to the Rolling Stones, featuring pre-show activities and a countdown of the 10 greatest Rolling Stones moments of all-time.
The Rolling Stones concert is the latest in a series of exclusive special music events accessible to millions of viewers on Yahoo! From concerts such as the Clinton Foundation 10th Anniversary and iHeart Radio festival, to red carpet premieres for “Twilight: Breaking Dawn” and “The Hunger Games,” Yahoo! brings our users their latest entertainment obsessions and their time-honored favorites, across computers and mobile devices.
“The Rolling Stones’ music has crossed generations and the world and Yahoo! is excited to bring this very special music event to our global audience,” said Erin McPherson, Vice President and Head of Yahoo!’s video and originals. “The Rolling Stones are living legends, and we are honored that the band and WWE chose us to be a part of their 50th anniversary celebration.”
“We are pleased to partner with Yahoo!, a global leader in digital media, to bring the Rolling Stones pay-per-view online to millions across the world,” said Vince McMahon, Chairman and CEO, WWE. “Our partnership will create unprecedented reach for this historic event.”
So HollywoodLifers, Are you ready for this incredible concert? Sound off below!