Rolling Stone / 50 Years
OPEN: MAY 5 THROUGH WINTER 2017
LOCATION: FLOORS 4, 5 AND 6
Exhibit offers a backstage pass into the Rolling Stone magazine's archives with rarely heard stories, original manuscripts and photographs, audio and video interviews, and iconic covers.
Official exhibit logo.
The front page of Rolling Stone's first issue ever published in 1967. Rock & Roll Hall of Fame / Carl Harp
The Rolling Stone Interview section highlights historic interviews with David Bowie, John Lennon, Madonna, President Barack Obama, & others.
Rolling Stone’s first office was located above its printing press, at 746 Brannan in San Francisco.
Rolling Stone/50 Years offers a backstage pass into Rolling Stone magazine’s vast archive of award-winning music, political and cultural reporting.
The Reviews section of Rolling Stone/50 Years, featuring reviews of albums, including Bob Dylan's 'Self Portrait,' Prince's 'Purple Rain' & more.
The top floor of the Rolling Stone/50 Years exhibit features iconic covers and exclusive interviews with Mick Jagger, Taylor Swift & Lenny Kravitz.
Rolling Stone magazine founder & publisher Jann Wenner goes inside Rolling Stone/50 Years. Photo: Nathan Migal/Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.
Rolling Stone magazine founder & publisher Jann Wenner dedicates the Rolling Stone / 50 Years exhibit. Photo: Nathan Migal/Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.