Drugs, Murder, Hells Angels, And Rolling Stones: The Altamont Racetrack Free Concert

What did you do this weekend? Maybe you raked leaves, bought stuff at Costco, or even went out and saw some live music. Whatever it is was undoubtedly tame compared to the massive, raucous music festival held at Altamont Speedway 43 years ago: the infamous Altamont Free Concert. » 12/10/12 10:30am 12/10/12 10:30am

Commenter Of The Day: Jimmy Hutmaker Edition

Though now a much loved song, "You Can't Always Get What You Want" by the Rolling Stones was released as a B-side on Honky Tonk Woman, not as its own single. In the middle of the song Jagger sings » 5/15/08 6:00pm 5/15/08 6:00pm

This has been taken to mean lots of things, including an allusion to Jimi Hendrix. Out favorite origin myth involves , an…