Jan 17: Mick Taylor plays Bob Dylan Happy Birthday Mick Taylor!

  Happy 67th birthday Mick Taylor! Any fan of classic rock needs no introduction to Mick Taylor. The legendary  guitarist first made his mark in the 1960′s playing with John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers as the successor to Eric Clapton. As if this wasn’t enough, Mick Taylor would eventually go on to replace the late Brian Jones in The Rolling Stones. He …

November 15: Bob Dylan – Brown Sugar, Philadelphia, 2002

Bob Dylan – Brown Sugar FIRST UNION CENTER PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA NOVEMBER 15, 2002 Bob Dylan (vocal & guitar), Charlie Sexton (guitar), Larry Campbell (guitar, mandolin, pedal steel guitar & electric slide guitar), Tony Garnier (bass), George Recile (drums & percussion) Bob Dylan did many great cover versions of Stone’s “Brown Sugar” during 2002 (36 performances.. and one in 2003) Dylan …

October 22: Jimmy Miller passed away in 1994

Jimmy Miller produced “The Rolling Stones” 4 best albums: Exile on Main St. (1972) Sticky Fingers (1971) Let It Bleed (1969) Beggars Banquet (1968) He really connected with the band & Keith Richards in particular. “It was really a gas to work with him. Jimmy Miller could turn the whole band on and make a nondescript number into something.” ~Keith …

September 4: Get Yer Ya-Ya’s out! The Rolling Stones in Concert was released in 1970

September 4: Get Yer Ya-Ya’s out! The Rolling Stones in Concert was released in 1970 “I have no doubt that it’s the best rock concert ever put on record.” ~Lester Bangs “Recorded during their American tour in late 1969, and centered around live versions of material from the Beggars Banquet-Let It Bleed era. Often acclaimed as one of the top …

August 21: Rolling Stones played at Knebworth 1976

August 21: Rolling Stones played at Knebworth 1976 The Rolling Stones ended their European tour in 1976 at the third Knebworth festival August 21. It was filmed and has been heavily bootlegged. The picture quality is so and so, but the sound is terrific. As the lights went up, Jagger stepped forward, “Thanks for waiting . . . ” and …