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CUT of the Day: Rolling Stones Rip Up IOW

CUT of the Day: Rolling Stones Rip Up IOW

The Rolling Stones are kicking off three dates at London's 02 Arena tonight (August 21) - their only UK dates on this leg of the Bigger Bang European tour.

Support acts for their three shows have just been announced as being The Kooks tonight, Jet on Thursday (August 23) and The Enemy for the show on Sunday (August 26).

Check out this clip from the Stones' fantastic performance at the Isle of Wight Festival in June of this year. It was their first UK festival headline performance since playing Knebworth all the way back in 1976.

See 'Start Me Up Here':

Pic credit: Rex Features


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