When the wind blows, and the rain feels cold Jagger performs the song's prominent acoustic guitar riff. Made a rag pile of my shiny clothes The first stable line-up consisted of bandleader Brian Jones (guitar, harmonica, and keyboards), Mick Jagger (lead vocals, harmonica), Keith Richards (guitar, vocals…. "Moonlight Mile was all Mick's.

Javascript is required to view shouts on this page. But I'm just about a moonlight mile on down the road, Many consider "Moonlight Mile" one of the Rolling Stones' most underappreciated ballads. [Instrumental interlude]. In an interview with Marc Meyers of the Wall Street Journal in 2015, the Stones singer said that “Moonlight Mile” was written: in a songbook I carried around when we were on tour in the summer of 1970. In a review of the song, Bill Janovitz says, "Though the song still referenced drugs and the road life of a pop-music celebrity, it really is a rare example of Jagger letting go of his public persona, offering a behind-the-scenes glimpse of the weariness that accompanies the pressures of keeping up appearances as a sex-drugs-and-rock & roll star." It was meant to be about coming down from a cocaine high. Yeah The lyrics are elliptical and mysterious, but touch on the alienation of life on the road: The sound of strangers sending nothing to my mind The narrator’s loneliness is evoked by the absence of a lover, subtly symbolized by the moonlight, untouchable yet illuminating. I’m riding down your moonlight mile Jagger felt it easier to extemporize with Taylor, as Richards was not present. The first stable line … https://s3.amazonaws.com/filepicker-images-rapgenius/Blj0zoHuRzKZb28pG39Y_images. Yeah, yeah, baby I’m just about a moonlight mile on down the road [Intro] Let us know what you think of the Last.fm website. "Moonlight Mile" is a song by the Rolling Stones. Yeah, I’m coming home Going to warm my bones, going to warm my bones As far as I can remember, Mick came in with the whole idea of that, and the band just figured out how to play it. Do you know any background info about this track? Let it go now My dreams is fading down the railway line For I am sleeping under strange, strange skies Leave feedback, The Rolling Stones are an English rock band formed in London in 1962. Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License. I’m sure the idea for the song first came to me one night while we were on a train and the moon was out. I’m hiding, sister, and I’m dreaming [Chorus] He was dating actress Rebecca Schaeffer at the time she was killed by an obsessed fan in 1989.. [Bridge] [Verse 2] On down the road, on down the road Let us know what you think of the Last.fm website. "Moonlight Mile" was the last song recorded for Sticky Fingers.

Just another mad, mad day on the road Moonlight Mile is a 2002 American romantic drama film written and directed by Brad Silberling.This film was loosely inspired by writer/director Brad Silberling's own experience.

When the wind blows, and the rain feels cold, With a head full of snow, with a head full of snow, The sound of strangers sending nothing to my mind, For I am sleeping under strange, strange skies, the first song that was cut without Keith Richards, Moonlight Mile (Live 2015) by The Rolling Stones. Recording took place during the end of October 1970 at Stargroves. I’ve got silence on my radio Let the air waves flow, let the air waves flow The sound of strangers sending nothing to my mind With a head full of snow, with a head full of snow Hey The first stable line-up consisted of bandleader Brian Jones (guitar, harmonica, and keyboards), Mick Jagger (lead vocals, harmonica), Keith Richards (guitar, vocals), Bill Wyman (bass), Charlie Watts (drums), and Ian Stewart (piano). [1][2][3] Richards and Jagger took credit for the song. [5] In a review of the song, Bill Janovitz says, "Though the song still referenced drugs and the road life of a pop-music celebrity, it really is a rare example of Jagger letting go of his public persona, offering a behind-the-scenes glimpse of the weariness that accompanies the pressures of keeping up appearances as a sex-drugs-and-rock & roll star.

Stewart was removed from the official line-up in 1963 but continued to work with the band as a contracted musician until his death in 1985.