By Robert Greenfield
For ten days in March 1971, the Rolling Stones traveled via teach and bus to play exhibits an evening in lots of of the small theaters and city halls the place their careers begun. No behind the curtain passes. No protection. No sound assessments or rehearsals. And just one journalist allowed. That journalist now gives you a full-length account of this landmark occasion, which marked the tip of the 1st bankruptcy of the Stones' amazing career.
Ain't It Time We acknowledged so long can be the tale of 2 artists at the precipice of mega stardom, strength, and destruction. For Mick and Keith, and all those that traveled with them, the farewell travel of britain used to be the tip of the innocence.
Based on Robert Greenfield's first-hand account and new interviews with the various key avid gamers, it is a brilliant, exciting examine how it as soon as was once for the Rolling Stones and their fans—and how it could by no means be back.
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Ain't It Time We Said Goodbye: The Rolling Stones on the Road to Exile by Robert Greenfield