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Rock On! Royal Mail to Honour The Rolling Stones

Rock On! Royal Mail to Honour The Rolling Stones

Royal Mail reveals images of 12 stamps being issued as a tribute to one of the most enduring rock groups of all time – The Rolling Stones.

Eight of the stamps will feature images of some of their legendary performances over the years:

  • Hyde Park, London, UK, July 1969
  • East Rutherford, New Jersey, USA, August 2019
  • Rotterdam, Netherlands, August 1995
  • Tokyo, Japan, March 1995
  • New York City, USA, July 1972
  • Oslo, Norway, May 2014
  • Knebworth, Hertfordshire, UK, August 1976
  • Düsseldorf, Germany, October 2017
  • A further four stamps, presented in a Miniature Sheet, feature two shots of the band together and two of their vintage worldwide tour posters.
  • Royal Mail collaborated closely with the band members and their management team on the stamp issue
  • The Rolling Stones become only the fourth music group to feature in a dedicated stamp issue – following on from The Beatles in 2007, Pink Floyd in 2016 and Queen in 2020.
  • The stamps go on general sale from 20 January 2022.

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