Watching this video of the Rolling Stones’ 50th anniversary concert in London, who would say that Mick Jagger is 69 years old? Or that Keith Richards is 68 and Charlie Watts 71? Ronnie Wood is 65. The Rolling Stones still rock.
This song, Honky Tonk Women, topped the charts in Britain and maybe America, too, in 1969. That was the year Brian Jones was asked to leave the band and drowned in his swimming pool. I remember listening to the song on the BBC World Service. [Read more…]