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The Rolling Stones Coming to Thunder Ridge, July 2024

The Rolling Stones are bringing their electrifying Hackney Diamonds Tour to the Branson, MO area at Big Cedar’s Thunder Ridge Nature Arena on Sunday, July 21!!

Known for iconic songs like “Paint It Black,” “Sympathy for the Devil,” “Gimme Shelter,” and “(I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction,” the Stones have been a cornerstone of rock music for decades — and they’re coming to the Ozarks!

Few bands have had as profound an impact on the world of music as The Rolling Stones. Since their formation in 1962, the Stones have become synonymous with rock ‘n’ roll, delivering a legacy that spans over six decades. Their story is one of enduring talent, innovation, and a relentless pursuit of musical greatness.

The Formation and Early Years

rolling_stones_branson_moThe Rolling Stones were formed in London by childhood friends Mick Jagger and Keith Richards, who bonded over their shared love of blues music. They soon joined forces with Brian Jones, Charlie Watts, and Bill Wyman to complete the original lineup. Their early music was heavily influenced by American blues artists like Muddy Waters and Howlin’ Wolf. The music of The Rolling Stones quickly became known for their gritty, rebellious sound.

Iconic Hits and Albums

As the 1960s progressed, The Rolling Stones began to experiment with their sound, incorporating elements of rock, pop, and psychedelic music. The ’60s saw the release of some of the most iconic hits of the band, including “Paint It Black,” “Ruby Tuesday,” and “Jumpin’ Jack Flash.” Their albums “Aftermath” (1966) and “Beggar’s Banquet” (1968) showcased their versatility and creativity, earning them critical acclaim and commercial success.rolling_stones_branson_mo

The 1970s brought even more success for the band with the release of landmark albums like “Sticky Fingers” (1971) and “Exile on Main St.” (1972). These records featured timeless tracks such as “Brown Sugar,” “Wild Horses,” and “Tumbling Dice,” solidifying their status as rock legends. The band’s ability to evolve with the times while maintaining their signature sound kept them at the forefront of the music scene.

The band’s self-titled debut album, released in 1964, featured a mix of blues covers and original songs, setting the stage for their rise to fame. With Jagger’s charismatic stage presence and Richards’ innovative guitar riffs, the Stones captivated audiences and established themselves as a force to be reckoned with in the music industry.

The Rolling Stones Today

Today, The Rolling Stones continue to captivate audiences with their timeless music and electrifying performances. Their recent tours — including the upcoming Hackney Diamonds Tour — demonstrate that their passion for music and dedication to their fans remain as strong as ever. With a discography that spans dozens of albums and countless hits, their influence on rock music is immeasurable.

The Rolling Stones are more than just a band; they are a cultural phenomenon! Their music has transcended generations, inspiring countless artists and shaping the sound of rock ‘n’ roll. As they continue to perform and release new music, their legacy grows, reminding us why they are true icons of the music world.

Their legendary status and timeless music have captivated audiences worldwide, and the excitement is palpable as the real band prepares to perform live in the Ozarks this summer season at the Thunder Ridge Nature Arena in Ridgedale, Missouri!


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