On this day... - Chronology

TODAY IN ROLLING STONES’ HISTORY: May 26

May 26, 1963: 2 shows: Ken Colyer Jazz Club, Studio 51, London and Crawdaddy Club, Station Hotel, Richmond, England

May 26, 1964: Town Hall, Birmingham, England (2 shows)


May 26, 1972: Release of EXILE ON MAIN STREET, the Stones’ 10th studio album released in the UK, No. 12 in the USA (Rolling Stones Records COC 69100)
SIDE ONE: 1. Rocks Off/ 2. Rip This Joint/ 3. Shake Your Hips/ 4. Casino Boogie/ 5. Tumbling Dice
SIDE TWO: 1. Sweet Virginia/ 2. Torn And Frayed/ 3. Sweet Black Angel/ 4. Loving Cup
SIDE THREE: 1. Happy/ 2. Turd On The Run/ 3. Ventilator Blues/ 4. I Just Wanna See His Face/ 5. Let It Loose
SIDE FOUR: 1. All Down The Line/ 2. Stop Breaking Down/ 3. Shine A Light/ 4. Soul Survivor


May 26, 1976: Earl’s Court, London, England
Honky Tonk Women/If You Can’t Rock Me-Get Off Of My Cloud/Hand Of Fate/Hey Negrita/Ain’t Too Proud To Beg/Fool To Cry/Hot Stuff/Star Star/You Gotta Move/You Can’t Always Get What You Want/Band introduction/ Happy/Tumbling Dice/Nothing From Nothing/Outa Space/Midnight Rambler/ It’s Only Rock’n Roll/Brown Sugar/Jumping Jack Flash/Street Fighting Man



May 26, 1982: Capitol Theatre, Aberdeen, Scotland (first show of the European Tour 1982)
Under My Thumb/When The Whip Comes Down/Let’s Spend The Night Together/Shattered/Neighbours/Black Limousine/Just My Imagination/Twenty Flight Rock/Going To A Go Go/Chantilly Lace/Let Me Go/Time Is On My Side/Beast Of Burden/Let It Bleed/You Can’t Always Get What You Want/Band introduction/Tumbling Dice/She’s So Cold/Hang Fire/Miss You/Honky Tonk Women/Brown Sugar/Start Me Up/Jumping Jack Flash/Satisfaction


May 26, 1990: Waldstadion, Frankfurt, West Germany
Start Me Up/Bitch/Sad Sad Sad/Tumbling Dice/Miss You/Almost Hear You Sigh/Ruby Tuesday/Factory Girl/Rock And A Hard Place/Mixed Emotions/ Honky Tonk Women/Midnight Rambler/You Can’t Always Get What You Want/Can’t Be Seen/Happy/Paint It Black/2000 Light Years From Home/ Sympathy For The Devil/Street Fighting Man/Gimme Shelter/Band introduction/ It’s Only Rock’n Roll/Brown Sugar/Satisfaction/Jumping Jack Flash


May 26, 1995: Paradiso, Amsterdam, Holland
Not Fade Away/It’s All Over Now/Live With Me/Let It Bleed/The Spider And The Fly/Beast Of Burden/Angie/Wild Horses/Sweet Virginia/Dead Flowers/Shine A Light/Like A Rolling Stone/Connection/Band introduction/Slipping Away/The Worst/Gimme Shelter/All Down The Line/Respectable/Rip This Joint [re-started]/Street Fighting Man
*With special guest Don Was (organ) on ‘Shine A Light’


May 26, 2000: The three Stones, along Mick, gather again in London for the funeral of Eva Jagger, Mick’s mother, where they sing the traditional song ‘Will the Circle Be Unbroken?’ during the ceremony.


May 26, 2014: Telenor Arena, Oslo, Norway
Jumping Jack Flash/It’s Only Rock ‘n Roll/All Down The Line/Tumbling Dice/Worried About You/Doom And Gloom/Let’s Spend The Night Together/Emotional Rescue/Honky Tonk Women/Band introduction/You Got The Silver/Can’t Be Seen/Midnight Rambler/Miss You/Gimme Shelter/Start Me Up/Sympathy For The Devil/Brown Sugar/You Can’t Always Get What You Want/Satisfaction
*With special guests The Edward Grieg Youth Choir on ‘You Can’t Always Get What You Want’


May 26, 2017: Release of the tour documentary ‘Olé Olé Olé: A Trip Across Latin America’ on blu-ray/DVD.

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