Rolling Stones launch special edition ‘Honk’ vinyl

Legendary band releases album in “Stones Red” for global flagship store

The Rolling Stones announce the release of Honk, an exclusive 3 LP in “Stones Red” featuring some of the biggest hits from every Rolling Stones studio album from 1971 – 2016’s Blue & Lonesome.

The LP is priced at $60 and is available to buy exclusively in the RS No. 9 Carnaby store at 9 Carnaby Street, London and online at carnaby.therollingstonesshop.co.ukHonk is a triple LP compilation of some of the band’s best known songs including “Wild Horses,” “Angie,” “Brown Sugar” and many more.

The cover of the vinyl can also be brought to life with a very special Instagram lens filter which can be found on the RS No. 9 Carnaby Instagram profile.

Honk is the latest installment in the series of vinyl records produced in the new “Stones Red” color.

The Rolling Stones opened their world-first flagship store in September, RS No. 9 Carnaby at 9 Carnaby Street in London’s Soho. The new store, created in partnership with Bravado, Universal Music Group’s merchandise and brand management company, features all of the hallmarks of the iconic band and includes exclusive new fashion label RS No. 9 Carnaby.

Jointly curated by the Rolling Stones and Bravado, the shop fit follows the brand colors of red and black. The glass floor features many of the band’s lyrics, and the fitting rooms are adorned with iconic album artwork; Exile on Main Street (1972) and Some Girls (1978).

Inside, there is an exclusive and curated mix of collections and collaborations for fans of all ages.

Sound, vision, and lighting are key store components. Five, 90 inch portrait screens display a film made exclusively for the store showing footage across the rich history of the band. Speakers from high end British audio brand Bowers & Wilkins will play tracks from the greatest rock ‘n’ roll band in the world.

The store also features a bespoke T-shirt customization station – choose from an array of exclusive designs on the touch screen menu to create something unique.

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