“Rolling Stone” Magazine Tribute Slated for September 11 from Shout! Factory

Directed by Oscar-winner Alex Gibney and Emmy-winner Blair Foster, Rolling Stone: Stories from the Edge (DVD: 2 discs, $26.98; Blu-ray: 2 discs, $34.95) is slated for release on September 11 from Shout! Factory and HBO Documentary Films. Narrated by Jeff Daniels, the six-part special chronicles the last 50 years of American music, politics, and popular culture from the unique perspective of a celebrated magazine that always understood that rock ‘n’ roll was more than just music—it was a cultural force that helped shape America and defined generations. An exhilarating visual and musical experience of the magazine’s history, the series features performances by a dazzling array of artists, including The Rolling Stones, Bruce Springsteen, Tina Turner, Janis Joplin, The Sex Pistols, The Clash, and Ice-T, and music from some of the cultural icons the magazine heralded, including Bob Dylan, John Lennon, Fleetwood Mac, and Chance the Rapper. The series also showcases the superb, groundbreaking work of its Rolling Stone’s writers, spotlighting the magazine’s impact on society and providing an engrossing inside look at how it helped shape the zeitgeist and has endured for a half-century. Bonus features include deleted scenes with extended interviews.