A Bigger Bang is the 22nd British and 24th American studio album by The Rolling Stones, released on Virgin Records in September 2005. It is the follow-up to their previous full-length studio album Bridges to Babylon from 1997; that gap of eight years was the longest between studio albums of the band's recording career, although the band has not issued a studio album of new material since. Released as a double album on vinyl and a single CD, it was produced by Don Was and The Glimmer Twins.  


Front Cover Photo Of ROLLING STONES - A Bigger Bang

"A Bigger Bang" Album Description:

In the realm of rock 'n' roll, few bands can boast a legacy as enduring and influential as The Rolling Stones. Their 22nd British and 24th American studio album, "A Bigger Bang," stands as a testament to their enduring creativity and ability to captivate audiences over decades.

The Eight-Year Hiatus

Before delving into the creation of "A Bigger Bang," it's essential to acknowledge the significant gap between this album and its predecessor, "Bridges to Babylon," released in 1997. An eight-year hiatus marked the longest period between studio albums in the band's illustrious career, building anticipation and curiosity among fans.

The Making of "A Bigger Bang"

Released in September 2005 on Virgin Records, "A Bigger Bang" represented a musical renaissance for The Rolling Stones. The double LP on vinyl and a single CD showcased the band's commitment to delivering a diverse and engaging listening experience. The album's production was helmed by the skilled hands of Don Was and The Glimmer Twins, ensuring a sound that resonated with the band's timeless essence while embracing contemporary influences.

Musical Evolution

The album's title, "A Bigger Bang," reflects the explosive energy encapsulated within its tracks. The Stones delved into a range of themes, from social commentary to personal introspection, all while maintaining their signature bluesy and rock 'n' roll vibes. Tracks like "Rough Justice" and "Streets of Love" exemplify the band's musical prowess and lyrical depth.

Music Genre:

 Blues Rock Pop 

Album Production Information:

 The album: "ROLLING STONES - A Bigger Bang" was produced by: Don Was and the Glimmer Twins

Record Label Information:

 EMI Virgin  

Gatefold (FOC) cover design.

This album includes the original custom inner sleeve with album details, complete lyrics of all songs by and photos.

Media Format:

 Double 12" Vinyl LP  Gramophone Record
Total Album (Cover+LP) weight: 700 gram  
Year 2005
Band Members and Musicians on: ROLLING STONES - A Bigger Bang
    Band-members, Musicians and Performers
  • Mick Jagger - vocals, guitar, bass, harmonica, keyboards, percussion
  • Keith Richards - guitars, bass, piano, vocals
  • Ronnie Wood - guitars
  • Charlie Watts - drums
Track Listing of: ROLLING STONES - A Bigger Bang

The Song/tracks on "ROLLING STONES - A Bigger Bang" are

  • Rough Justice - 3:13
  • Let Me Down Slow - 4:15
  • It Won't Take Long - 3:54
  • Rain Fall Down - 4:54
  • Streets of Love - 5:10
  • Back of My Hand - 3:33
  • She Saw Me Coming - 3:12
  • Biggest Mistake - 4:06
  • This Place Is Empty - 3:17
  • Oh No, Not You Again - 3:47
  • Dangerous Beauty - 3:48
  • Laugh, I Nearly Died - 4:54
  • Sweet Neo Con - 4:34
  • Look What the Cat Dragged In - 3:58
  • Driving Too Fast - 3:57
  • Infamy - 3:48

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Front Cover Photo Of ROLLING STONES - A Bigger Bang
Front Cover Photo Of ROLLING STONES - A Bigger Bang


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Photo Of The Back Cover ROLLING STONES - A Bigger Bang
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Close up of record's label ROLLING STONES - A Bigger Bang Side One


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