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Faces Break Up – Wood a Stone?

Tom Nolan, Rolling Stone, 29 January 1976

LOS ANGELES – After a six-year association, Rod Stewart is leaving the Faces. The news was revealed at a London press conference called by Stewart on December 18th, at which Stewart announced that he would be forming a new band which would perform with him at a concert in England's Wembley Stadium on June 26th. A scheduled Faces tour of Asia has been canceled.

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