Having first made his name with John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers, Mick Taylor joined the Rolling Stones in 1969, making classic contributions to the albums Let It Bleed (1969), Get Yer Ya-Ya’s Out! The Rolling Stones in Concert (1970), Sticky Fingers (1971), Exile on Main St. (1972), Goats Head Soup (1973) and It’s Only Rock ‘n Roll (1974), before leaving the band in 1975. After a period of personal and professional reassessment Mick Taylor emerged from the shadows of his classic stint in the Rolling Stones with his first solo album.
Did you know?
- Mick Taylor was the Rolling Stones’ lead guitarist in their classic 1969-1974 period
- Before that he replaced Peter Green (Fleetwood Mac) in John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers
- He rejoined the Rolling Stones on tour as a special guest between 2012-2014