A Rolling Stone Gathers Loose Change

What’s a retired Rolling Stones bassist to do after the thrill is gone? Well, Bill Wyman has designed his own “signature” metal detector (above). In addition to maintaining a steady bass line, this rolling stone gathers loose change and the occasional precious metals. While these days he gets no satisfaction playing oldies, it’s like a rainbow when testing his metal with his mother’s little helper, which beats painting a line of cars black, wouldn’t you say?



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Steven Heller is the co-chair of the SVA MFA Designer /Designer as Author + Entrepreneur program, writes a weekly column for The Atlantic online and is the "Visuals" Columnist for the New York Times Book Review. He is also the author of over 160 books on design and visual culture. And he is the 2011 recipient of the Smithsonian National Design Award.