Charlie Watts comes out to play with Keith Richards and me. Handling the boredom on the road of planes, trains and limos with another form of travel-horseback. Photo by GeredMankowitz
The Rolling Stones, The Beatles, and Ronnie Schneider with Proof of the Truth BY ROY ALBERT ANDRADE, K1LLER, Inc. LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA – There are not too many people who can say that they managed the early tours of The Rolling Stones in the United States , and dealt with the financial affairs of some the biggest names in the …
At the end of the Rolling Stones 1965 tour, my first tour, on December 5th, 1965, Keith Richard* signed my tour book. *After the Rolling Stones signed to Decca Records in 1963 their band manager, Andrew Loog Oldham, dropped the s from Richards’ surname believing that “Keith Richard”, in his words, “looked more pop”. In the late 1970s Richards re-established the s in his surname
I got the call sheet from Chip Monck -it was created by Bill Belmont. Bill said that minute the tour started the schedule got thrown out the window. PS: I have dropped the prices on the Proof of Truth versions of my book–celebrating the start of the historic tour..
Gered Mankowitz captured me,Keith Richards, Charlie Watts (the rare time he was off the phone with Shirley) and the cowboys.
My Beyond the Headlines interview with Brett Reckamp of KXL and Alpha Media