A few weeks later, on July 3rd 1969 he was found floating in his swimming pool.To this day, the circumstances of his death remains a mystery.Satisfied that their effort would not be wasted, the Beatle boys excused themselves and went into another room Why indeed?
Working with famed producer, Don Was, the songwriting team of Jagger/Richards, added guitar parts and vocals to unfinished songs slated to be heard by an eager public for the first time in almost thirty years.Brian Jones, a phenomenal slide guitarist, was the blues purist who founded the group.On the phone, setting up an advert, Brian glanced down at an album cover for inspiration when asked the name of their band.Fifty years of Rock and Roll, not bad for a group who's charismatic front man once said, "I'd rather be dead than singing satisfaction when I'm forty-five.""Get off of My Cloud": The boys have endured decades of chaotic tours, drug-fueled years of heart-pounding excess and unbelievable pandemonium. Mick and Keith have torn apart, gone their separate ways more than once, yet somehow always end up eventually sharing the same stage.
Like every working 'couple', they've had their share of knock-down, drag-out fights while sharing the fiercely competitive nature of musical siblings.After my own endless years of being a Stones fan, what can I say?