The Stone Roses

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The Stone Roses are an English rock band fronted by Ian Brown. It was started in Manchester in 1983.

History[change | change source]

In 1989 the band released their first album The Stone Roses. Seven singles were released from the album which went on to be voted the best British album of all time.[1]

In 1994 the band released their second album, Second Coming. In 1996 the band broke up. The band got back together in 2011. On May 21 2012 the band announced a reunion tour and performed for the first time in 16 years.[2] In 2013 a documentary called The Stone Roses: Made of Stone was released.

The band split up for a second time in 2017.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Stone Roses 'top British album'". 2004-06-20. Retrieved 2021-04-06.
  2. NME (23 May 2012). "The Stone Roses play first gig in 16 years". NME.