Saturday, December 10th, 2016

On the Wall Street Journal website they have an interview with Mick Jagger about Moonlight Mile, how it was written, and how it’s being played on the current Rolling Stones tour. Jagger described what the song is about: When we finished our European tour in October 1970, we were at Stargroves, my country house in […]

Shouldn’t his body be a donation to medical science by now? Kids, don’t do drugs, or else you’ll end up very rich with all the women you can handle. So what cautionary tale is the life of Keith Richards telling? On the other hand, Richards is a living example of the Laffer Curve in action: […]

Today is Keith Richards’ 70th birthday. The odds of the Rolling Stones guitarist living this long are probably similar to winning the lottery, and his life of excess has paid him well. William F Buckley, after viewing the film Gimme Shelter, wrote of the Rolling Stones and Altamont: Only this one has an air of […]

I had to look at this headline twice – “Guitarist Keith Richards to become new face of Louis Vuitton“. C’mon. Has anyone at Louis Vuitton looked at Keith Richards’ face lately? It looks like a wrinkled bed in a flop house on skid row. Seriously, who would be a better model:I come cheap, too. Print […]

I had to look at this headline twice – “Guitarist Keith Richards to become new face of Louis Vuitton“. C’mon. Has anyone at Louis Vuitton looked at Keith Richards’ face lately? It looks like a wrinkled bed in a flop house on skid row. Seriously, who would be a better model:I come cheap, too. Print […]