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TODAY IN ROLLING STONES’ HISTORY: July 2

July 2, 1966: ‘Music Festival’, Forest Hills Tennis Stadium, NYC, NY, US

July 2, 1969: Brian Jones is found dead in his swimming pool at Cotchford Farm late in the evening. The Stones get the news about Brian’s death while working at Olympic Sound Studios
Mick, on Brian’s death (1969): “I am just so unhappy. I am so shocked and worldless and so sad. Something has gone. I have really lost something. We were like a pack, one family in a way. I just say my prayers for him. I hope he becomes blessed, I hope he is finding peace… and I really want him to.”

July 2, 1971: Release of REG KING’s LP ‘Reg King’, with Mick Taylor as guest on one track: ‘Savannah’


July 2, 1973: Release of Chris Jagger’s LP ‘Chris Jagger’, with Mick Jagger as guest on ‘Handful Of Dust’, and Stu on ‘Something New’


July 2, 1975: Capitol Center Arena, Largo, MD, USA
Honky Tonk Women/All Down The Line/If You Can’t Rock Me-Get Off Of My Cloud/Star Star/Gimme Shelter/Ain’t Too Proud To Beg/You Gotta Move/You Can’t Always Get What You Want/Happy/Tumbling Dice/It’s Only Rock’n Roll/Band introduction/Heartbreaker/ I’ve Been Loving You Too Long [MJ a capella]/Fingerprint File/Angie/Wild Horses/That’s Life/Outa Space/Brown Sugar/Midnight Rambler/Rip This Joint/Street Fighting Man/Jumping Jack Flash


July 2, 1981: The Stones shoot a promo video for Waiting on a Friend on the streets of Greenwich Village and also at the St. Marks Bar in the Greenwich Village (where they also do a little jam playing a few old blues numbers), New York City, directed by Michael Lindsay Hogg.


July 2, 1984: Release of the REWIND (1971-1984) compilation album


July 2, 1998: Arena, Amsterdam, Holland
Satisfaction/Let’s Spend The Night Together/Flip The Switch/Gimme Shelter/Memory Motel/Respectable/Saint Of Me/Out Of Control/Under My Thumb/Miss You/Band introduction/You Don’t Have To Mean It/Wanna Hold You/Little Queenie/Crazy Mama/Like A Rolling Stone/Sympathy For The Devil/Tumbling Dice/Honky Tonk Women/Start Me Up/Jumping Jack Flash/Brown Sugar
*With special guest Dave Matthews on ‘Memory Motel’

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