Bill Wyman – Reworked photo exhibition

Bill Wyman is to exhibit his photographic collection in London – alongside original artwork that are reworkings of his original photography. Artists include Gerald Scarfe, Penny, Dale Marshall, James Mylne and Pam Glew.

The exhibition – called ‘Bill Wyman – Reworked’ – will be hosted at the Rook & Raven Gallery in London, with the exhibition running from February 27 through to March 31.

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Bill signs limited edition prints

In preparation for the up-coming Bill Wyman – Reworked exhibition, Bill popped by Metro Imaging to sign the limited edition prints. Bill was signing the limited edition prints for the Bill Wyman – Reworked photographic exhibition being held at Rook & Raven in London from February 27 through to the end of March.

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Bill Wyman and Rolling Stones reunite for 50th Anniversary

Bill Wyman is to perform with the Rolling Stones as a special guest for the Rolling Stones concerts at the O2 Arena in London on November 25 and November 29, along with Mick Taylor – the first time the Stones are performing together in 20 years.

The reunion concerts – part of the Rolling Stones ’50 And Counting’ tours – will mark 20 years since Bill performed with the band. Bill left in December 1992, concentrating on his work with Bill Wyman’s Rhythm Kings and countless projects across music,photographywriting and archaeology. Bill was with the Stones for 31 years. Read more

Bill Wyman in Rolling Stones HBO programme

The Rolling Stones will be the subject of an exhaustive new documentary that is slated to air on HBO in the US in the autumn. The self-proclaimed “Greatest Rock and Roll Band in the World” gave their full cooperation to the film according to Ultimate Classic Rock, whose air date has not been announced.

“This is all done as part of the band’s 50th anniversary,” Michael Lombardo, president of programming at HBO, says in a statement. “This documentary has the full involvement of the four current band members – Mick, Keith, Charlie and Ron – as well as the former band members Bill Wyman and Mick Taylor. We’ll follow the band from their early club days through their arrival as the greatest band in the world.”

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Rolling Stones film set for release

A new film chronicling the rise of the Rolling Stones from teenagers to rock stars is set to hit the cinema in October, including a commentary from Bill. Called Crossfire Hurricane – a lyric taken from the song Jumpin’ Jack Flash – will be released in British cinemas, and includes documentary footage of the early years of the Stones, including their first tours.

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Bill Wyman Radio 6 interview

Bill Wyman was recently interviewed by BBC Radio 6’s Liz Kershaw on the Rolling Stones 50th anniversary. Bill chats about the early days with the band – and you can listen to the interview in full right here.

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Jimmy White Testimonial

Bill Wyman was joined by Mick Hucknall and Ronnie Wood – as well as a host of snooker legends – to perform at the Jimmy White Testimonial on June 2, 2102, held at the Grosvenor Hotel in London.

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Best of.. Bill Wyman’s Rhythm Kings album released

Best-of-albumBill Wyman’s Rhythm Kings have released a new 21-track album, including Green River and Tell You A Secret. The Best of Bill Wyman’s Rhythm Kings – the 21 track compilation CD album is on sale now – and is a must for both fans and collectors alike. Remastered by the famed Jon Astley, it boasts suberb sound, and includes a 24-page CD booklet featuring an exclusive interview with Bill Wyman, full track details, complete with authoritative and extensive liner notes by the respected author and rock journalist Chris Welch.

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