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TODAY IN ROLLING STONES’ HISTORY: June 4

June 4, 1964: While in the USA, the Stones visit RCA Recording Studios in Los Angeles and meet arranger Jack Nitzsche, who would later work with the band many times.
Jack Nitzsche, on meeting the Stones: “The first time I met the Stones was when they walked into RCA Studios, and the session just stopped because no one had ever seen anyone who looked like that…”

June 4-10, 1968: The Stones do recording sessions for future album Beggars Banquet at Olympic Sound Studios, London, recording Sympathy for the Devil among other tracks, and at the same time getting filmed by French film director Jean-Luc Godard for his One Plus One movie.

June 4, 1972: Center Coliseum, Seattle, WA, USA (2 shows)
1st show: Brown Sugar/Bitch/Rocks Off/Gimme Shelter/Happy/Tumbling Dice/Love In Vain/Sweet Virginia/Band introduction/Loving Cup/All Down The Line/You Can’t Always Get What You Want/Midnight Rambler/Bye Bye Johnny/Rip This Joint/Jumping Jack Flash/Street Fighting Man
2nd show: Brown Sugar/Bitch/Rocks Off/Gimme Shelter/The Loveliest Night Of The Year [CW & Nicky Hopkins only]/Happy/Tumbling Dice/Love In Vain/Sweet Virginia/Loving Cup/Band introduction/You Can’t Always Get What You Want/All Down The Line/Midnight Rambler/Bye Bye Johnny/Rip This Joint/Jumping Jack Flash/Street Fighting Man

June 4, 1975: The Stones hold a photo shoot at the Alamo, San Antonio, Texas.

June 4, 1975: Release of LESLIE WEST’s LP ‘The Great Fatsby’, with Mick as guest (on guitar) on one track: ‘High Roller’

June 4, 1976: Keith and Anita Pallenberg’s two-and-a-half month old baby, Tara (named after Tara Browne, heir to the Guinness fortune and Brian’s closest friend, whose accidental driving death was immortalized in the Beatles song “Day in the Life”) dies of respiratory failure in Switzerland.
Anita, losing Tara: “Keith was very calm and very protective and very normal and loving. He just said, Forget it. And everybody else told me the same thing. They all said, Forget it. Look after your other children. I am sure that the drugs had something to do with it. And I always felt very, very bad about the whole thing.”

June 4, 1976: Pavillon De Paris (Les Abattoirs), Paris, France
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/Angie/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

June 4, 1980: Release of German compilation LP COLLECTOR’S ONLY (includes original studio-version of ‘I’ve Been Loving You Too Long’)

June 4, 1982: Feyenoord Stadion, Rotterdam, Holland
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/Little T & A/Tumbling Dice/She’s So Cold/Hang Fire/Miss You/Honky Tonk Women/Brown Sugar/Start Me Up/Jumping Jack Flash/Satisfaction

June 4, 1999: Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh, Scotland
Jumping Jack Flash/You Got Me Rocking/Live With Me/Respectable/Gimme Shelter/Honky Tonk Women/Angie/Saint Of Me/Out Of Control/Paint It Black/Band introduction/All About You/Before They Make Me Run/Route 66/Like A Rolling Stone/Midnight Rambler/Sympathy For The Devil/Tumbling Dice/It’s Only Rock’n Roll/Start Me Up/Brown Sugar/Satisfaction

June 4, 2003: Olympiahalle, Munich, Germany (first show of the European leg of the Licks tour)
Street Fighting Man/It’s Only Rock’n Roll/If You Can’t Rock Me/Don’t Stop/Heartbreaker/Love In Vain/Live With Me/Monkey Man/Midnight Rambler/Tumbling Dice/Band introduction/Slipping Away/Before They Make Me Run/Start Me Up/Can’t You Hear Me Knocking/Honky Tonk Women/Jumping Jack Flash/Mannish Boy/Neighbours/Brown Sugar/Satisfaction

June 4, 2011: Keith accepts the Brass Balls Award for his contributions to the music industry at the 5th Annual Guys’ Choice Awards.

June 4, 2014: Hayarkon Park, Tel Aviv, Israel
Start Me Up/You Got Me Rocking/It’s Only Rock ‘n Roll/Tumbling Dice/Angie/Doom And Gloom/Get Off Of My Cloud/Paint It Black/Honky Tonk Women/Band introduction/You Got The Silver/Can’t Be Seen/Midnight Rambler/Miss You/Gimme Shelter/Jumping Jack Flash/Sympathy For The Devil/Brown Sugar/You Can’t Always Get What You Want/Satisfaction
*With guests the Buchmann-Mehta School Swiss Friends Chamber Choir on You Can’t Always Get What You Want

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