By Ethan A. Russell
«Cette tournée, pour moi et beaucoup d'autres, c'était los angeles fin d'une époque, l. a. fin de l. a. liberté, de l'amour et tout ça. C'était trop énorme pour durer.» Mick Jagger – Les souvenirs illustrés de four hundred pictures de los angeles tournée des Rolling Stones à travers les États-Unis, débutée en 1969. L'auteur immortalise cette époque marquée par le sexe, l. a. drogue et le rock'n roll et recueille les témoignages des membres de l. a. tournée et des célébrités de los angeles musique qu'ils ont croisées (Tina Turner, Chuck Berry, etc.).
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Otherwise you had the jocks that detested the live performance scene and the hippies firstly. in the event that they stricken to do whatever, they’d simply smack humans down. among these extremes… good, there weren’t loads of us. before everything it was once simply me, twenty-four seven. ” That evening on the discussion board, Tony had it lined, buttoned down. The dressing room and the hallways within sight have been peaceable. Mick Taylor, Charlie Watts, invoice Wyman, and Mick Jagger method the degree on the la discussion board. the l. a. functionality all started past due, with the Stones not likely on till approximately within the morning. It didn’t appear to topic, as the Stones lived as much as their billing because the maximum rock ’n’ roll band on the planet. The express used to be, within the hip parlance of the time, a stoned fuel. The band was once nice and the viewers past enthusiastic. whilst Jagger known as for the home lighting fixtures to be pointed out (“Let me see you available in the market, l. a.. You’re attractive. ”), they got here dashing into the aisles and towards the degree, ecstatic. From the place I stood that evening, sandwiched among the level and the group, the power crackling backward and forward used to be palpable. The Stones channeled the spirit of rock and despatched it into the viewers. The viewers redoubled and beamed it again to the Stones. on the peak of this exhibit the Stones broke into “Honky Tonk girl. ” Then one rocker one other until eventually the gang was once roaring, surging during the safeguard guards, who correctly allow them to go, crushing opposed to the level, pinning me to it so tightly that I needed to increase my cameras above my head, shoot a number of frames blind, and slowly squeeze out. by the point I received transparent and behind the scenes back, Jagger and the Stones have been using the power of the group and slamming out the pulsing anthem of “Street scuffling with guy. ” The discussion board vibrated on its foundations, the gang used to be totally long gone, and the Rolling Stones have been again in the US: blowing it away. Banned from being in entrance of the level, the LAPD huddles jointly at an front lower than the Inglewood discussion board. behind the curtain on the discussion board. Left to correct: Mick Taylor, Charlie Watts, invoice Wyman (hidden), Mick Jagger, and Keith Richards (lying down). Gram Parsons (back to camera), Stanley sales space (standing, a long way right), and, in entrance, Bukka White. (Stanley sales space describes him as “BB King’s older cousin, a convict free of Parchment Farm simply because he sang the blues. ”) Left to correct: Glyn Johns, Bukka White, unknown, Keith Richards, Charlie Watts, Mick Jagger, Mick Taylor, Astrid Lundstrom, and (back to digital camera) Stanley sales space, Gram Parsons. * * * “Bukka passed the guitar to Keith, who began enjoying ‘Dust My Broom. ’ Mick joined him making a song a few choruses, then they did ‘Keys to the road. ’ Bukka listened, his head cocked to at least one aspect, and acknowledged, ‘That’s solid. those boys is sweet. Has you ever made any documents? ’” STANLEY sales space * * * Cathy and Mary. “All i actually desired to do used to be hang around with the Rolling Stones, and we received to do it. ” * * * “It turns out I’m to put on a white tuxedo. It’s going to price them a bloody fortune to have me play with them, or even extra if i need to put on a tux.