The Rolling Stones are a timeless rock group with legions of devoted fans. If you’re looking for a Christmas gift for one of those fans, we’ve got you covered. These are our picks for the best merchandise and records for Stones lovers this Christmas season.
The best live band in the world deserves the ultimate live greatest hits album, and GRRR Live! is it. The Rolling Stones celebrated their golden anniversary in 2012 and 2013 by embarking on the 50 & Counting Tour, a 30-show itinerary for North America and Europe. On December 15, 2012, the band took the stage at Newark, New Jersey’s Prudential Center for the final of 4 shows in the New York area. Featuring guest spots from The Black Keys, Gary Clark Jr, Lady Gaga, John Mayer, Bruce Springsteen, and Mick Taylor, the concert proved to be one of the most memorable shows in the band’s history. Released on February 10 via Mercury Studios, the album will be available in various formats; LP, CD and Blu-ray.
Voodoo Lounge Uncut
Voodoo Lounge Uncut is the perfect gift for any Stones fan on your list. The record presents for the first time the full-length show recorded on November 25, 1994 at Miami’s Joe Robbie stadium. With guest appearances from Sheryl Crow, Robert Cray, and Bo Diddley, and a setlist combining classic tracks with (then) new material from the Voodoo Lounge album, this phenomenal show can now be enjoyed in full.
Live At El Mocambo
This legendary event in the incredible 60-year history of the Rolling Stones is available for the first time in full. Live At The El Mocambo marks the first official recording of the group’s two famous secret concerts at the 300-capacity Toronto club in March 1977. It features the Stones’ full set from the March 5 show, plus three bonus tracks from the March 4 gig.
Rolling Stones Licks Snow Globe
This snow globe is the perfect festive gift for any Stones fan in your life. It features the band’s famous Licks logo donning a Santa hat.
Licked Live In NYC Limited Edition
This show captures their January 2003 performance at Madison Square Garden in New York City and features a guest appearance from Sheryl Crow on “Honky Tonk Women.” Licked Live In NYC – a perfect gift for any Stones fan – includes previously unreleased performances of “Start Me Up,” “Tumbling Dice,” “Gimme Shelter,” and “Sympathy For The Devil.”
Charlie’s Good Tonight: The Life, the Times, and the Rolling Stones: The Authorized Biography of Charlie Watts
This biography by uDiscoverMusic contributor Paul Sexton is the definitive and authorized story of legendary Stones drummer Charlie Watts. The book includes forewords by Mick Jagger and Keith Richards.
Live At Checkerboard Lounge Chicago 1981 (White and Red Limited Edition)
In the middle of their massive 1981 tour, the band stopped at Buddy Guy’s club, the Checkerboard Lounge, to watch the legend perform. Members of the Stones ended up sitting in with the legend, and that memorable performance is now available as a gift for any Stones fan in your life.
Radko x Rolling Stones Babylonian Licks Gem Ornament
This collaboration between Radko and the Stones is the perfect gift for anyone on your holiday list. This 3.25″ tall mouth-blown hand-painted glass item is a beautiful Christmas ornament.
The Rolling Stones X Stance Licks Poly Snow OTC Socks
These over-the-calf ski socks honoring The Rolling Stones are a great gift for any ski fanatic in your life. They’re made with a flexible poly blend and intentional cushioning to reduce fatigue and keep you shredding. Hitting right below the knee, this height covers the entire lower leg.
Marquee Club 60th Map Tote Bag
To celebrate The Rolling Stones’ first-ever show that took place on July 12, 1962 at the Marquee Club in London, the 60th Map Tote Bag features the band’s signature tongue logo atop a map on one side.
Classic Logo Backpack
This backpack is a great gift for anyone in your life. Made with durable, heavy-gauge nylon, features the band’s iconic tongue logo front and center.
Classic Tongue Sweatpants
These ultra-comfy sweatpants feature the Stones’ instantly recognizable lips and tongue logo. They’re made from 85% organic ring-spun cotton and 15% polyester, the perfect blend for maximum coziness.
The Rolling Stones – A Bigger Bang: Live On Copacabana Beach
A Bigger Bang was one of the most successful tours that the Stones ever embarked upon, and the live recordings from their stop at Copacabana Beach are impeccable. This 2005 performance features all of the band’s biggest hits, and it’s available on vinyl, CD, Blu-Ray, and DVD.
Hyde Park ’69 Photo Hoodie
The Stones’ historic free concert at Hyde Park in 1969 is commemorated by this retro tee. It features a mockup of a shirtless Mick Jagger singing into a mic during the band’s legendary performance at the park.