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Features Interviews Lists. Streams Videos All Posts. Jagger seems enchanted by the "peachy kind of girl," who plays him a song on guitar that goes "you're just a memory," serving as the chorus of "Memory Motel. He clearly still carries a torch for her: "every woman seems to fade out of my mind," and "I keep on feeling that gnawing in my bones. Jagger, at least as narrator in these songs, comes across as a brooding introvert, one who needs his friends to shake him out of his melancholy: "What's all this laughter on the 22nd floor?
The recording on Black and Blue features some other great vintage '70s keyboard sounds, including a synthesized-string ensemble. Acoustic guitar work was done by Wayne Perkins, an American guitarist who was informally auditioning for the job left vacant by the departing Mick Taylor and ultimately filled by Ron Wood. On their late-'90s tours, the Stones pulled out some old Lets Twist Again - The Isley Brothers - Legends, including "Memory Motel," which was often the top request by fans using a polling system at the Stones' website.
There is a version from the Bridges to Babylon tour that was released on No Security which features a Everydy Now - Texas - Southside between Jagger and Dave Matthews, who takes the whole second verse and sounds Memory Motel - The Rolling Stones - Black And Blue out of place, his odd vocal style lacking any of the soul necessary to the song.
Once more, Watts propels the tune with his drumming. The real memory motel is near the house in Montauk, Long Island, where the band rehearsed. But it soon becomes entangled with his recollections of the tour. Memory Motel - The Rolling Stones - Black And Blue singing is nothing less than spectacular. Jagger is powerful in his yearning, almost a supplicant.
But the real revelation as always is Keith Richard, who sneaks in some really touching lines:. For that one moment, Memory Motel - The Rolling Stones - Black And Blue least, Jagger feels his music as deeply as Memory Motel - The Rolling Stones - Black And Blue ever has. No Replies Log in to reply.
There was an error. General Comment Love lost. Love from the past that sneaks up on you. General Comment Had an awesome love, then lost her somehow. Now he is remembering the Motel, and the night they had.
General Comment To me, it's about a musician who has fallen in love with a woman he's met one time, but is unable to forget about her, even with the trips on the roads and the hotel parties after the concerts. General Comment the live version with Dave Matthews is good too.
The song itself is over seven minutes long, one of the longest songs by the Rolling Stones. Jagger began writing the song before beginning the Stones' Tour of the Americas '75 while staying with Richards at Andy Warhol 's house in Montauk, New York and finished it while on tour.
This is reflected in the song's lyrics where Jagger describes having to leave for Baton The Wedding - Julie Rogers - Julie Rogerswhere the Stones played two warm up shows at Louisiana State Universityand where he describes subsequent experiences on the road.
The title comes from an actual motel in Montaukon Long Island. The lyrics to the song have long drawn speculation as to who the "Hannah baby" in the lyrics refer to.
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