Monday, November 26, 2012

VIDEO: Bill Wyman reunites with the Rolling Stones in London

Bassist Bill Wyman reunited with the Rolling Stones on stage in London on Sunday at the first of five fall arena shows marking the band’s 50th anniversary.

Wyman was a Stone for 30 years, serving from 1962 to 1992; he left the group following the 1989-90 Steel Wheels/Urban Jungle tours. The Stones have continued to record and tour with bassist Daryl Jones since Bill’s departure.

Wyman joined the Stones at London’s 02 Arena for the main set’s two closing numbers, “It’s Only Rock N’ Roll” and “Honky Tonk Women.”

The bassist was not the only Stones mini-reunion on Sunday; guitarist Mick Taylor jammed on “Midnight Rambler.”

Other special guests included Jeff Beck and R&B superstar Mary J. Blige.

The Stones will play a second night at The O2 Arena London on Thursday, November 29 before heading across the Atlantic for three shows: New York’s Barclay Center on December 8, and the Prudential Center in Newark NJ on December 13 and 15.

The final show will be telecast live via pay-per-view at 9pm ET. The pay-per-view entitled “One More Shot” will be distributed by WWE.

The The Rolling Stones

See also:

VIDEO: Jeff Beck joins The Rolling Stones in London
VIDEO: The Rolling Stones launch 50th Anniversary shows in London
The Rolling Stones to reunite with Bill Wyman and Mick Taylor
The Rolling Stones release Doom And Gloom video
The Rolling Stones release Official App
The Rolling Stones add New York concert date
The Rolling Stones: Keith Richards talks about 50th Anniversary concerts
The Rolling Stones issue new single, One More Shot
PHOTO: Happy Halloween from The Rolling Stones
Rolling Stones play second secret Paris show
Rolling Stones: Limited-edition 50th Anniversary whisky available
VIDEO: Rolling Stones rock surprise Paris club show
Rolling Stones play $20 surprise club show in Paris
Rolling Stones to play series of surprise club shows
Rolling Stones announce four 50th Anniversary concerts
The Rolling Stones release new single, Doom And Gloom
Rolling Stones to release new single this week
Rolling Stones currently rehearsing for fall concerts
MOMA marks Rolling Stones 50th Anniversary with film retrospective
The Rolling Stones unveil Crossfire Hurricane poster
Rolling Stones: Ron Wood’s ex-wife selling memorabilia at auction
Rolling Stones to debut Crossfire Hurricane in theatres next month
Rolling Stones: Charlie Is My Darling to premiere at New York Film Festival
The Rolling Stones collaborate with Carnaby Street for Christmas
Rolling Stones team up with ESPN for Monday Night Football
Rolling Stones: 50th Anniversary collection to include 2 new songs
The Rolling Stones top the hennemusic Hot 10
The Rolling Stones announce Crossfire Hurricane film
RUMOR: Rolling Stones to play live in November
The Rolling Stones are recording in Paris
Rolling Stones to kick off 50th anniversary tour this fall
PHOTO: The Rolling Stones turn 50
Keith Richards: The Rolling Stones are rehearsing
Rolling Stones deny farewell show report
RUMOR: Rolling Stones to play farewell show at 2013 Glastonbury festival
VIDEO: Mick Jagger, Foo Fighters play SNL cast party
VIDEO: Mick Jagger rocks Saturday Night Live
VIDEO: Mick Jagger - Saturday Night Live promos
Keith Richards has no plans to join Mick Jagger on SNL
UPDATE: SNL confirms Arcade Fire and Foo Fighters with Jeff Beck to perform with Mick Jagger
SNL: Mick Jagger to perform with Foo Fighters and Arcade Fire
VIDEO: Mick Taylor rocks Rolling Stones classic on Jimmy Fallon
The Rolling Stones rehearsing for Saturday Night Live appearance?
Mick Jagger hosting, performing on SNL season finale
The Rolling Stones hitting the studio this month
The Rolling Stones delay 50th Anniversary tour
PHOTO: Rolling Stones celebrate 9 million Facebook fans
The Rolling Stones announce 50th Anniversary book
VIDEO: Keith Richards posts message to fans
VIDEO: The Rolling Stones release 1981 show
VIDEO: Keith Richards & Eric Clapton jam at memorial concert