Twenty-year old Jann S. Wenner in the original San Francisco office, 1967. Photograph by Baron Wolman.

Twenty-year-old Jann S. Wenner in the original San Francisco office, 1967. Photograph by Baron Wolman.

Jerry Garcia, Charles Reich and Jann Wenner in Garcia's Marin county backyard conducting part one of Garcia's Rolling Stone interview. Summer 1971, California. Photograph by Annie Leibovitz.

Jerry Garcia, Charles Reich and Jann S. Wenner in Garcia's Marin County backyard conducting part one of Garcia's Rolling Stone Interview. California, 1971. Photograph by Annie Leibovitz.

Annie Leibovitz and Jann Wenner in the Rolling Stone offices at 625 Third Street in San Francisco. Circa 1973, San Francisco. Photograph by Annie Leibovitz.

Annie Leibovitz and Jann S. Wenner in the Rolling Stone offices at 625 Third Street in San Francisco. 1973. Photograph by Annie Leibovitz.

Jann S. Wenner inducts Johnny Cash into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, January 15, 1992. AP Photo/Mark Lennihan.

Jann S. Wenner inducts Johnny Cash into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, January 15, 1992.

Jann Wenner with B.B. King, Eric Clapton and John Mayer at Clapton's Crossroad Guitar Festival in Chicago, July 28, 2007. Photograph by Nigel Parry.

Jann S. Wenner with B.B. King, Eric Clapton and John Mayer at Clapton's Crossroads Guitar Festival in Chicago, July 28, 2007. Photograph by Nigel Parry.

Jann S. Wenner, photograph by Mark Seliger.

Jann S. Wenner, photograph by Mark Seliger.

Jann and Jane Wenner, May 1968. Photograph by Baron Wolman.

Jann and Jane Wenner, 1968. Photograph by Baron Wolman.

Ralph J. Gleason, co-founder of Rolling Stone, acclaimed San Francisco Chronicle jazz critic and elder statesman of the San Francisco music scene. 1971.  Photograph by Annie Leibovitz.

Ralph J. Gleason, co-founder of Rolling Stone, acclaimed San Francisco Chronicle jazz critic and elder statesman of the San Francisco music scene. 1971. Photograph by Annie Leibovitz.

Jann S. Wenner posing next to the Jimmy Carter cover published in RS214, June 3, 1976. Photograph by Annie Leibovitz.

Jann S. Wenner posing next to the Jimmy Carter cover published in RS214, June 3, 1976. Photograph by Annie Leibovitz.

Mick Jagger and Wenner in New York City, 1994. Photograph by Jean Pigozzi.

Mick Jagger and Jann S. Wenner in New York City, 1994. Photograph by Jean Pigozzi.

Wenner interviews Obama while accompanying the candidate on a campaign flight, June 14, 2008. Photograph by Theo Wenner. Interview published in RS1056/1057.

Jann S. Wenner interviews Barack Obama while accompanying the candidate on a campaign flight, June 14, 2008. Photograph by Theo Wenner.

Jann S. Wenner and Mick Jagger signing a contract establishing a British edition of Rolling Stone to be published by Jagger. 1969, London. Photographer unknown.

Jann S. Wenner and Mick Jagger signing a contract establishing a British edition of Rolling Stone to be published by Jagger. London, 1969.

Mama Cass Elliot and Jann Wenner at a San Francisco benefit for presidential candidate George McGovern with headliners Chicago. 1972. Photographer unknown.

Mama Cass Elliot and Jann S. Wenner at a San Francisco benefit for presidential candidate George McGovern with headliners Chicago. 1972.

Jann S. Wenner and Hunter S. Thompson at a Rolling Stone party held for the Jimmy Carter campaign staff. New York City, 1976. Photograph by Annie Leibovitz.

Jann S. Wenner and Hunter S. Thompson at a Rolling Stone party held for the Jimmy Carter campaign staff. New York City, 1976. Photograph by Annie Leibovitz.

Jann S. Wenner is inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as Mick Jagger  and Ahmet Ertegun congratulate him. Waldorf Astoria, New York City, March 15, 2004. Photograph by Kevin Kane/wireimage.com.

Jann S. Wenner is inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as Mick Jagger and Ahmet Ertegun congratulate him. New York City, March 15, 2004.

Jann Wenner, Tina Brown, Anna Wintour and Graydon Carter present Annie Leibovitz with ASME's Creative Excellence Award at the National Magazine Awards in New York on April 30, 2009. Photograph by Getty Images.

Jann S. Wenner, Tina Brown, Anna Wintour and Graydon Carter present Annie Leibovitz with ASME's Creative Excellence Award at the National Magazine Awards in New York on April 30, 2009.

Jann Wenner. 1969, San Francisco. Photograph by Robert Altman.

Jann S. Wenner. San Francisco, 1969. Photograph by Robert Altman.

Jann S. Wenner in his Rolling Stone office at 625 Third Street in San Francisco's South of Market District. Circa 1973, San Francisco. Photograph by Annie Leibovitz.

Jann S. Wenner in his Rolling Stone office at 625 Third Street in San Francisco's South of Market District. 1973. Photograph by Annie Leibovitz.

Hunter S. Thompson and Wenner after their interview with Bill Clinton at Doe's Eat Place in Little Rock, Arkansas, 1992. Photograph by Mark Seliger.

Hunter S. Thompson and Jann S. Wenner after their interview with Bill Clinton at Doe's Eat Place in Little Rock, Arkansas, 1992. Photograph by Mark Seliger.

Bono and Wenner revising a Rolling Stone interview in Wenner's office, Fall 2005. The interview won a National Magazine Award. Photograph by RS staff.

Bono and Jann S. Wenner revising a Rolling Stone interview in Wenner's office. The interview won a National Magazine Award. Fall 2005.

Jann S. Wenner, Chace Crawford and Kyla Ross, Jordyn Wieber, Gabby Douglas, Alexandra Reisman and McKayla Maroney of the U.S. Women's Gymnastic Team in Rolling Stone's Offices, August 14, 2012.

Jann S. Wenner, Chace Crawford and Kyla Ross, Jordyn Wieber, Gabby Douglas, Alexandra Reisman and McKayla Maroney of the U.S. Women's Gymnastic Team in Rolling Stone's Offices, August 14, 2012.