April 13, 1967: Sala Kongresowa, Palac Kultury i Nauki, Warsaw, Poland (2 shows)
April 13, 1973: Release of OOH LA LA, the Faces’ last studio album.
SIDE A: 1. Silicone Grown/ 2. Cindy Incidentally/ 3. Flags And Banners/ 4. My Fault/ 5. Borstal Boys
SIDE B: 1. Fly In The Ointment/ 2. If I’m On The Late Side/ 3. Glad And Sorry/ 4. Just Another Honky/ 5. Ooh La La
April 13, 1981: Release of SUCKING IN THE SEVENTIES, the Stones’ fourth official compilation (Rolling Stones Records COC 16028)
SIDE A: 1. Shattered/ 2. Everything Is Turning To Gold/ 3. Hot Stuff/ 4. Time Waits For No One/ 5. Fool To Cry
SIDE B: 1. Mannish Boy (live)/ 2. When The Whip Comes Down (live)/ 3. If I Was A Dancer/ 4. Crazy Mama/ 5. Beast Of Burden
April 13, 1987: Bill Wyman holds a press conference in London, England, announcing AIMS, a project to record
new, unknown British bands across the country, using the Rolling Stones’ Mobile Recording Studio.
April 13, 1998: Estádio do Ibirapuera, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Satisfaction/Let’s Spend The Night Together/Flip The Switch/Gimme Shelter/ Sister Morphine/It’s Only Rock’n Roll/Saint Of Me/Out Of Control/Miss You/ Like A Rolling Stone*/Band introduction/Thief In The Night/Wanna Hold You/ Little Queenie/Under My Thumb/You Got Me Rocking/Sympathy For The Devil/Tumbling Dice/Honky Tonk Women/Start Me Up/Jumping Jack Flash/ You Can’t Always Get What You Want/Brown Sugar
*With special guest Bob Dylan
April 13, 2005: Death of pianist Johnnie Johnson. The inspiration for “Johnny B. Goode” and the greatest blues pianist of his time. Johnnie is nowhere near renowned as he should be. He was a prodigy since age 4, an apprentice to Muddy Waters and the piano giant on whose shoulders Chuck Berry rose to prominence. On a fateful day in early 1956, Johnnie Johnson and Chuck Berry headed to Chicago for their fourth recording session at Chess Records. Their first three efforts had produced the blues-inflected stylings of “Wee Wee Hours,” “No Money Down” and “Downbound Train” and the cut-time country raveups “Maybellene,” “You Can’t Catch Me” and “Thirty Days.” The results had been impressive, jump-starting Berry’s career with four Top Ten R&B hits, one of which, “Maybellene,” enjoyed similar success on the pop chart. Johnnie Johnson’s piano is all over these songs, contributing rollicking high-end boogie-woogie licks that served as the perfect counterpoint to Berry’s souped-up guitar on the uptempo tunes, while on the slow blues, such as “Wee Wee Hours,” Johnson laid down triplet-ridden, soulful responsorial fils and a solo that proved him the equal of any blues pianist then current on the Chicago scene.
April 13, 2006: Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, Australia
Satisfaction/Let’s Spend The Night Together/She’s So Cold/Oh No, Not You Again/Sway/Worried About You/Ain’t Too Proud To Beg/Tumbling Dice/Night Time/Band introduction/This Place Is Empty/Happy/Miss You/Rough Justice/Get Off Of My Cloud/Honky Tonk Women/Sympathy For The Devil/Paint It Black/Start Me Up/Jumping Jack Flash/You Can’t Always Get What You Want/Brown Sugar
April 13, 2013: Keith joins Eric Clapton onstage during Key to the Highway at the Crossroads Guitar Festival at the Madison Square Garden, New York City.
April 13, 2021: Mick debuts his new song ‘Eazy Sleazy’ (with Dave Grohl) via promo video
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