Rolling Stone Music Now

Rolling Stone Music Now

Rolling Stone Music Now

CATEGORY: Music
Inside the biggest stories in music, hosted by Rolling Stone senior writer Brian Hiatt. Featuring interviews with top artists, expert insight on new releases and breaking news from the Rolling Stone staff, and much more.
  1. February 06, 2023
    1 hr 1 min
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    The Wildest Left-Turn Albums Ever, From Lil Yachty to Queen to Taylor Swift
    Lil Yachty's psychedelic-rock experiment 'Let's Start Here' isn't the first album to stun fans – we look back at the history of artists taking wild left turns, from Queen getting funky with 'Hot Space' to Taylo…
  2. January 29, 2023
    1 hr 11 min
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    The Making of SZA's 'SOS'
    With 'SOS' in its sixth week at number one, we go deep into the making of an instant classic. SZA's collaborators – Rodney Jerkins, Rob Bisel, and Carter Lang – go track by track and tell all about the complex…
  3. January 28, 2023
    1 hr 9 min
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    The Life and Music of David Crosby
    We look back at the chaotic life and gorgeous music of the late David Crosby – and hear unearthed interview audio – with Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young biographer David Browne and Andy Greene joining host Brian…
  4. January 22, 2023
    1 hr 28 min
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    More of the Best Music You Didn't Hear in 2022
    From hip-hop to indie-rock to Spanish-language music of many genres, here's a rundown of more of the greatest albums you may have missed in 2022, with Andre Gee, Julyssa Lopez, and Rob Sheffield joining host Br…
  5. January 15, 2023
    1 hr 53 min
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    The Life and Music of Jeff Beck
    We pay tribute to the late guitar god in a super-sized episode featuring a never-before-heard interview with Beck himself by Rolling Stone's Kory Grow, plus new conversations with Mike Campbell, Joe Satriani, a…
  6. January 08, 2023
    1 hr 29 min
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    The Best 2022 Music You Didn't Hear (Pt. 1)
    An in-depth look at some of the best songs and albums you may have missed in 2022, from country/Americana to Afropop to metal. Mankaprr Conteh, Kory Grow, and Joseph Hudak join host Brian Hiatt for the discussi…
  7. December 24, 2022
    59 min
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    The Untold Story of 'A Long December' – Counting Crows' Adam Duritz Looks Back
    Is "A Long December" a Christmas song? In a special holiday episode, Counting Crows frontman Adam Duritz weighs in on that question, while going deeper than ever before on the making of e a seasonal classic, sh…
  8. December 18, 2022
    33 min
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    SZA Speaks! Inside Her New Album and Much More
    SZA talks about the battles behind her triumphant, chart-topping new album 'SOS,' previews her tour, and much, much more in an interview conducted by host Brian Hiatt and Mankaprr Conteh. "I think this album wa…
  9. December 12, 2022
    1 hr 39 min
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    The 50 Best Albums of 2022
    From Taylor Swift to J. Hope, from Spoon to Beyoncé, we look at each of the 50 greatest albums of 2022, hitting genres from superstar pop and hip-hop to indie-rock, Afropop, reggaeton, reggae, R&B, and more. An…
  10. December 03, 2022
    1 hr 39 min
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    The 50 Worst Decisions in Music History
    From Britney Spears turning down "Umbrella" to Garth Brooks deciding to become "Chris Gaines," we look at the worst and most ridiculous music blunders of all time, with Andy Greene joining host Brian Hiatt to d…
  11. November 26, 2022
    1 hr 54 min
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    The Beatles' 'Revolver': The Ultimate Breakdown
    Was 'Taxman' Inspired by the 'Batman' theme? Who or what was 'And Your Bird Can Sing' actually about? We dig into burning Beatles questions and go through every track on the new deluxe 'Revolver' reissue, with…
  12. November 19, 2022
    33 min
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    Fat Joe Looks Back: "I Might've Been the First Lizzo!"
    From his days as a teenage hustler in the Bronx to his endless string of comeback hits to his friendship with Big Pun, Fat Joe – who has a new autobiography, The Book of José, out now – looks back with host Bri…
  13. November 17, 2022
    42 min
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    Kathleen Hanna + Syd: Rolling Stone's Musicians on Musicians – Special Series
    What happens when we take the writer away and ask two groundbreaking female artists from two different genres to interview each other?On the final episode of Rolling Stone's Musicians on Musicians – also runnin…
  14. November 16, 2022
    45 min
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    Willow: The Rolling Stone Interview
    "I'm just not a pop star. I love doing weird shit": Willow tells all about her new album, her love of System of a Down and Deftones, why she doesn't care about 'nepo baby' discourse, why she's not embarrassed b…
  15. November 05, 2022
    52 min
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    Remembering Migos' Takeoff – and How TikTok is Rewriting Pop Hits
    We look back at the life and career of Migos' Takeoff – and talk to Rufus Wainwright about his duet with Carly Rae Jepsen on the viral TikTok smash 'The Loneliest Time.' We play unheard interview audio with Tak…
  16. November 03, 2022
    31 min
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    Common + John Legend: Rolling Stone's Musicians on Musicians – Special Series
    What happens when we take the writer away and ask two old friends and Oscar-winning collaborators to dive into what drives their music and their words?  On the new episode of Rolling Stone's Musicians on Musici…
  17. November 01, 2022
    33 min
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    RM + Pharrell Williams: Rolling Stone's Musicians on Musicians – Special Series
    What happens when we take the writer away and ask two pop phenoms, from two completely different places and generations, to interview each other?On today's episode of Rolling Stone's Musicians on Musicians – al…
  18. October 31, 2022
    48 min
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    Rick Rubin + Finneas: Rolling Stone's Musicians on Musicians – Special Series
    What happens when we take away the writer and ask two groundbreaking producers, from two different generations, to interview each other?  On this episode of Rolling Stone's Musicians on Musicians, also running…
  19. October 29, 2022
    1 hr 26 min
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    Cameron Crowe on 'Almost Famous: The Musical' and More
    Cameron Crowe tells all about making the new musical, the real-life rock stories behind it, the day Joni Mitchell came to see the show, why he's into the idea of making a movie in the MCU, and much more; plus B…
  20. October 27, 2022
    28 min
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    Roger Daltrey + Yungblud: Rolling Stone's Musicians on Musicians – Special Series
    What happens when we take the writer away and ask two British rock stars, from two different generations, to interview each other?In today's episode of Rolling Stone's Musicians on Musicians – also running as a…

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