Rolling Stones chronology – March 26
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March 26, 1964: Town Hall, Kidderminster, England (2 shows)
1965: Fyens Forum, Odense, Denmark (2 shows)
That’s the day when Bill Wyman was knocked unconscious by way of a 220-volt electric shock (see picture below) just as the Stones were beginning their first tour of Scandinavia. He wasn’t the only Stone to ride the lightning that day. Details are sparse, but the accident happened during a rehearsal at the Fyens Forum in Odense – and not an actual concert, as is sometimes reported.
Either because of a faulty microphone, or because he touched two live mics simultaneously, Mick received an electric shock that spun him around the stage – and into Brian. The guitarist, now shocked via Mick, then backed into Bill – who fell down, unconscious, onstage.The bassist eventually came to, although pictures exist of Wyman on the floor and Jagger and Charlie looking quite grave about the situation. The show’s promoter would later explain that Wyman was saved by happenstance when Mick accidentally pulled out the main plug while reeling from the shock. Bill, Mick and Brian recovered to play every show on the tour.
1966: Brabanthal, Den Bosch, Holland
1971: Marquee Club, London, England
Live With Me/ Dead Flowers/ I Got The Blues/ Let It Rock/ Midnight Rambler/ Satisfaction/ Bitch/ Brown Sugar
*Released as CD+DVD “The Marquee Club, Live in 1971”
Read more: https://www.udiscovermusic.com/stories/the-stones-play-londons-marquee-in-1971/
1982: Release of Bill Wyman’s third solo album ‘BILL WYMAN’ (A&M AMLH 68540)
SIDE A: 1. Ride On Baby/ 2. A New Fashion/ 3. Nuclear Reactions/ 4. Visions/ 5. Jump
SIDE B: 1. Come Back Suzanne/ 2. Rio De Janeiro/ 3. Girls/ 4. Seventeen/ 5. (Si Si) Je Suis Un Rock Star
1991: Release of BOB DYLAN’s ‘The Bootleg Series Volumes 1-3, Rare & Unreleased 1961-1991’ 3-CD set, with Mick Taylor as guest on four tracks: 1. Someone’s Got A Hold Of My Heart/ 2. Tell Me/ 3. Lord Protect My Child/ 4. Foot Of Pride
1999: United Center, Chicago, IL, USA
Jumping Jack Flash/Live With Me/You Got Me Rocking/Respectable/Honky Tonk Women/Moonlight Mile/Saint Of Me/Some Girls/You Got The Silver/Before They Make Me Run/Out Of Control/Route 66/Get Off Of My Cloud/Midnight Rambler/Tumbling Dice/It’s Only Rock’n Roll/Start Me Up/Brown Sugar/Sympathy For The Devil
March 26, 2003: Singapore Indoor Stadium, Singapore
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