Posts from: Eclectic Ladyland

Marianne Faithfull’s Tears Gone By

"I slept with three of them and then decided the lead singer was the best bet." That was burgeoning pop singer Marianne Faithfull in 1964, telling New Musical Express magazine that the quickest route... Read More »

Selling Mick to Pay Con Ed

"Some girls give me brown sugar, I never get my fill. Some girls sell my love letters To pay their electric bill. " My parody of Mick Jagger's much criticized put-down song, "Some Girls," refers to his one-time... Read More »

Have You Seen Your Mother, Baby?

The Rolling Stones' 1966 release, "Have You Seen Your Mother, Baby, Standing in the Shadow?" isn't a song normally thought of as a Mother's Day tribute tune. Nor was it intended as such. Its... Read More »