Binky Philips: '9 Best Rolling Stones Songs'?! Jeeez, I Only Count 40.
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So, Bill Janovitz had his "9 Best Rolling Stones Songs" up last week. Being a Stones obsessive since the Summer of 1964, I checked young Bill's list out. It got me thinking. 9 Best? Curious number that. I associate it with John Lennon, don't you? Could Bill not come up with a 10th 'best' track? And what-up with some of those picks? At least a few seem like a dart landed on their title while BJ was throwing blindfolded. Well, chacun a son gout, baby! Makes his forthcoming book that much more intriguing.
So, was I gonna do something about it? Of course, I was.
Okay... just the very best The Rolling Stones have had to offer lo, this past half-century...
After two days of pondering with both frontal and rearal lobes... pondering, tossing aside, picking back up, checking album running orders, chopping some watermelon into bite-size chunks, using a cut-throat criteria of my own divining, I've been able to narrow it down to The Rolling Stones' Top 40 Best Songs...
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