The Rolling Stones: Shine A Light
Beginning life as "Get A Line On You", this Mick Jagger composition is believed to
have been first recorded as early as March 1968. Another version was recorded in
late 1969, featuring Leon Russell on piano. Ultimately acquiring a gospel-like feel
with the addition of backup singers and showcasing Mick Taylor on guitar, it was
finally released as Shine A Light on the Stone's tenth album, Exile on Main Street,
in 1972. The troubled existence portrayed in its lyrics is believed to have been at
least partly inspired by Brian...