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Satisfaction! Stones Paris gig sells out in 51 mins

Rolling Stones fans on Friday snapped up 75,000 tickets for a Paris concert in June in less than an hour, organisers told AFP. The tickets for the belatedly added Paris leg of the "14 on Fire" tour on June 13 were put on sale at 10:00 am (0900 GMT) and sold out in 51 minutes, said Pascal Bernandin of Encore productions. The tour kicked off in Abu Dhabi on February 21 but was suspended after the March 17 suicide of Stones' frontman Mick Jagger's girlfriend, US fashion designer L'Wren Scott.

Jagger and family remember L'Wren Scott at L.A. funeral

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Fashion designer L'Wren Scott, the long-time girlfriend of Rolling Stones lead singer Mick Jagger, was remembered at a funeral in Los Angeles on Tuesday, a week after she committed suicide in New York, a spokeswoman for Jagger said. The private and intimate funeral was held at the Hollywood Forever Funeral Home. It was attended by close friends and family, spokeswoman Fran Curtis said in a statement.

Rolling Stones plan Paris gig after postponing tour Down Under

The Rolling Stones Sunday said they will play Paris' Stade de France in June for the first time since 2007, after postponing a tour Down Under due to the death of Mick Jagger's girlfriend. The British band will play a single gig in France's national stadium in Paris on June 13 as part of their 14 On Fire tour, according to a statement from their French promoter. The Stones already have a string of dates planned across Europe for June, including in Germany, The Netherlands, Belgium and Italy.

Stones rally around grieving Jagger after Scott suicide

The Rolling Stones have rallied around Mick Jagger after the suicide of girlfriend L'Wren Scott, with Keith Richards consoling his "soul brother" and vowing they will be back on stage soon. In their first comments since the former model, 49, was found hanged at her luxury New York apartment on Monday, Richards, Charlie Watts and Ronnie Wood said they were shocked and pulling together to help Jagger, 70.

Stones rally around grieving Jagger after Scott suicide

The Rolling Stones have rallied around Mick Jagger after the suicide of girlfriend L'Wren Scott, with Keith Richards consoling his "soul brother" and vowing they will be back on stage soon. In their first comments since the former model, 49, was found hanged at her luxury New York apartment on Monday, Richards, Charlie Watts and Ronnie Wood said they were shocked and pulling together to help Jagger, 70.

Stones leave Perth after Scott suicide

The Rolling Stones jetted out of Perth on Thursday after the suicide of Mick Jagger's girlfriend L'Wren Scott, with Keith Richards consoling his "soul brother" and vowing they will be back on stage soon. The band's private plane, emblazoned with their trademark red tongue, took off around 0710 GMT. Charlie Watts and Ronnie Wood were seen leaving their hotel while Richards was spotted walking up the jet's steps.

Jagger 'struggling to understand' girlfriend's death

Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger said on Tuesday he was "struggling to understand" how his girlfriend L'Wren Scott could end her life, the day after she was found dead in her New York apartment. Jagger said the 49-year-old US fashion designer was not only his lover but also his best friend, adding: "I will never forget her." In a blog posting on his website entitled simply "L'Wren", and featuring a black and white photo of the former model, Jagger appeared to confirm reports that Scott had hanged herself.

Rolling Stones cancel show after death of L'Wren Scott; fashion designer's firm had big debts

LONDON - The Rolling Stones on Tuesday cancelled the first date on their Australian tour after the death of fashion designer L'Wren Scott, Mick Jagger's girlfriend. The designer, whose company was heavily in debt, was found dead in her New York apartment Monday in an apparent suicide. Concert organizer Frontier Touring said Tuesday that a Stones show scheduled for Wednesday in Perth, Western Australia, would not go ahead. There was no immediate word on future dates on the tour, including a Saturday concert in Adelaide.

L'Wren Scott, Mick Jagger's girlfriend, found dead

New York, Mar 17 (EFE).- Fashion designer and model L'Wren Scott, the girlfriend of Mick Jagger, was found dead in her New York apartment on Monday and first indications are that she committed suicide. Scott, 49, was found hanged with a scarf in her apartment in Chelsea, one of the city's most fashionable districts. A police spokesperson told Efe that at 10:05 a.m. (14:05 GMT) emergency services reporting an unconscious woman. Upon their arrival at the apartment, the victim had already expired and paramedics declared her dead.

L'Wren Scott, Mick Jagger's girlfriend, found dead

New York, Mar 17 (EFE).- Fashion designer and model L'Wren Scott, the girlfriend of Mick Jagger, was found dead in her New York apartment on Monday and first indications are that she committed suicide. Scott, 49, was found hanged with a scarf in her apartment in Chelsea, one of the city's most fashionable districts. A police spokesperson told Efe that at 10:05 a.m. (14:05 GMT) emergency services reporting an unconscious woman. Upon their arrival at the apartment, the victim had already expired and paramedics declared her dead.
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