Guitarist Brian Jones died in 1969 while this album was being recorded. It has become known as the band’s last great blues album, too. You can hear the final transitions of blues blend into pure rock, and the hits include "Gimme Shelter" and "You Can’t Always Get What You Want."
Remastered classic 1969 album produced by Jimmy Miller & recorded at London's Olympic Sound Studios. Includes "Gimme Shelter", with Merry Clayton's unforgettable backing vocal & "Midnight Rambler", two songs that have long been a part of Stones live repertoire for decades now. Also includes their blues cover of Robert Johnson's, "Love in Vain" & the unique "You Can't Always Get What You Want" featuring the London Bach Choir arranged by Jack Nietzsche, Al Kooper on keyboards & French horn & Jimmy Miller filling in for Charlie Watts on drums. This album was the first to include guitarist Mick Taylor on several tracks.