Rolling Stone Music Now

Rolling Stone Music Now

Rolling Stone Music Now

CATEGORY: Music
The writers and editors of Rolling Stone take you inside the biggest stories in music. Featuring interviews with our favorite artists; what's playing in the office; expert insight on the week's biggest music news; and much more.
  1. January 13, 2022
    50 min
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    The Best 2021 Albums You Didn’t Hear
    We guide you through the hip-hop, country/Americana, and metal albums you may have missed in 2021, as well as some bigger names, from Megan Thee Stallion to Eric Church. Host Brian Hiatt is joined by Jeff Ihaza…
  2. December 29, 2021
    41 min
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    The Secret History of Steely Dan
    Donald Fagen on losing Walter Becker, developing Steely Dan’s sound, and much more in an interview with host Brian HiattLearn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
  3. December 22, 2021
    41 min
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    The Best (and Weirdest and Saddest) Holiday Songs
    Rob Sheffield and Brittany Spanos join host Brian Hiatt for a rundown of their favorite Christmas and holiday songs, from Mariah Carey to Ariana Grande to Run-DMC to Bruce Springsteen – and oddities including B…
  4. December 15, 2021
    43 min
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    Best Albums of 2021, From Olivia Rodrigo to Rauw Alejandro
    Inside Rolling Stone’s genre-spanning picks for 2021’s best albums, with Mankaprr Conteh, Julyssa Lopez, and Rob Sheffield joining host Brian HiattLearn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
  5. December 08, 2021
    46 min
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    Reinventing Pop with Finneas: Billie Eilish, His Solo Career and More
    Finneas tells all about co-creating music with his superstar sister, launching his solo career, writing for Justin Bieber and much more in an in-depth interview with host Brian HiattLearn more about your ad cho…
  6. December 02, 2021
    1 hr 3 min
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    The Endless Beatles Revelations of 'Get Back'
    Rob Sheffield and host Brian Hiatt break down Peter Jackson's astonishing, eight-hour Beatles documentary 'Get Back.' Plus: inside the new Brian Wilson documentaryLearn more about your ad choices. Visit megapho…
  7. November 24, 2021
    47 min
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    Robert Plant and Alison Krauss: The Rolling Stone Interview
    Plant and Krauss on their new album, the legacy of Led Zeppelin and 'O Brother, Where Art Thou?,' surviving the '80s and much, much more, in an in-depth conversation with host Brian HiattLearn more about your a…
  8. November 17, 2021
    46 min
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    Inside the Tragedy at Astroworld Festival
    How did 10 people die at a Travis Scott concert? An in-depth look at one of the worst concert tragedies in years, with on-the scene reporting and more – Ethan Millman, Jeff Ihaza and concert-safety expert Paul…
  9. November 10, 2021
    51 min
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    Taylor Swift's Catalog, Ranked – and A Look at Taylor's Versions
    We discuss Rob Sheffield's revamped, ranked list of Taylor Swift's songs, with Rob joining Brittany Spanos and host Brian Hiatt – and discuss the work-intensive Taylor's Versions projectLearn more about your ad…
  10. November 04, 2021
    46 min
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    Snoop Dogg: The Rolling Stone Interview
    Snoop looks back on the making of his biggest songs with Dr. Dre and Pharrell, previews next year's Super Bowl halftime show, explains how he squashed his beef with Eminem, shares memories of Tupac and Biggie,…
  11. October 28, 2021
    49 min
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    The Wizardry of Young Thug
    We look at Young Thug's long and wildly innovative path to his new album 'Punk,' with Jeff Ihaza joining host Brian Hiatt for the discussionLearn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
  12. October 20, 2021
    40 min
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    The Dark Side of Eric Clapton
    Clapton has become a vocal skeptic of COVID-19 vaccines – and once went on a "full-tilt racist" rant. David Browne, author of Rolling Stone's blockbuster new report on Clapton, joins host Brian Hiatt to discuss…
  13. October 13, 2021
    47 min
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    The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (Pt. 2)
    We continue our journey through Rolling Stone’s brand-new list of the greatest songs ever, with Rob Sheffield and Brittany Spanos joining host Brian Hiatt  to talk about tracks from the Ronettes, Dr. Dre, the N…
  14. October 06, 2021
    58 min
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    Brandi Carlile: The Rolling Stone Interview
    The singer/songwriter breaks down her new album, ‘In These Silent Days,’ and talks about hanging out with Joni Mitchell, singing with Soundgarden, avoiding hit singles, and much more with host Brian HiattLearn…
  15. September 29, 2021
    49 min
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    The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (Pt. 1)
    We dig into the making of (and reactions to) Rolling Stone’s much-discussed new list, and discuss the top 20, with Brittany Spanos, Rob Sheffield and Jon Dolan joining host Brian HiattLearn more about your ad c…
  16. September 22, 2021
    44 min
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    Rick Ross Teaches You How to "Boss Up"
    Hip-hop legend Rick Ross, author of the new book 'The Perfect Day to Boss Up," gives life lessons and looks back on his hit-making career so far in an interview with Jeff IhazaLearn more about your ad choices.…
  17. September 15, 2021
    48 min
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    Kanye vs. Drake: ‘Donda’ and ‘Certified Lover Boy’
    We discuss Drake’s ‘Certified Lover Boy’ and Kanye West’s ‘Donda,’ as well as the controversies behind them, with Jeff Ihaza joining host Brian HiattLearn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoice…
  18. September 08, 2021
    51 min
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    Best of RSMN: The Holland Brothers on Writing Motown Classics
    Brian and Eddie Holland, who co-wrote Motown hits from "Heat Wave" to "Stop! In the Name of Love" – and also a new memoir – share tales from a pop golden age with host Brian HiattLearn more about your ad choice…
  19. September 01, 2021
    50 min
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    A Tribute to Charlie Watts
    We look back on the life and music of Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts, with Rob Sheffield and Hank Shteamer joining host Brian Hiatt; plus, Max Weinberg and the Black Keys' Patrick Carney weigh inLearn mor…
  20. August 25, 2021
    55 min
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    'Who's Next' (and 'Led Zeppelin IV') at 50 - Looking Back at Peak Classic Rock
    We look back at two albums that defined classic rock, with Steven Hyden joining host Brian HiattLearn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

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