7 Jan 2012

Eye surgery for Richards

12:11 pm on 7 January 2012

Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards has undergone laser eye surgery and is reported to be doing well.

Richards, 68, who is famous for surviving years of rock excess, underwent the procedure to correct his deteriorating vision.

The group celebrate its 50th anniversary this year.

The music press has reported another tour could be on the cards, although internal rifts would have to be resolved first.