Was Rolling Stone Magazine named after The Rolling Stones?

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Why I never read the thing.

Why that name???

No Beatles - no Stones.
 

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They both took their name from the Muddy Waters song.

[ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t_vsvX2qiLM]Muddy Waters - Rollin' Stone - YouTube[/ame]
 
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Just listened to - not a bad tune - doesn't cause me to hit replay like "I'm Looking Through You" by the Fab 4.
 
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The Beatles Apple was embroiled in a lawsuit with Steve Jobs Apple for decades over the copyright of the name.

Finaly got settled.
 

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