What music does Keith Richards like?

December 13, 2020 Off By idswater

What music does Keith Richards like?

It’s well known that Keith loves his reggae, but it may have been surprising for anyone listening to his Desert Island Discs choices – including Chuck Berry, Hank Williams and Little Walter – to hear him pick Gregory Isaacs’ Extra Classic as the one song he would save if his island home were about to be engulfed by …

What makes Keith Richards so cool?

Richards is the foundation throughout. He anchors their breakout hit “Satisfaction” with its brilliant, incessant hook (a riff that, legend has it, came to the guitarist in his sleep). He sets the pace of “Brown Sugar” and “Can’t You Hear Me Knocking” with jagged, nasty grooves.

Who was the best Rolling Stones guitarist?

Guitarist Mick Taylor is widely acknowledged as the most technically accomplished musician ever to perform as one of the Rolling Stones.

Does Keith Richards have a girlfriend?

Rolling Stone magazine called Richards the creator of “rock’s greatest single body of riffs” on guitar and ranked him fourth on its list of 100 best guitarists in 2011….

Keith Richards
Years active 1960–present
Spouse(s) Patti Hansen ​ ( m. 1983)​
Partner(s) Anita Pallenberg (1967–1980)

Does Keith Richards sleep?

Speaking of sleep, Richards claims to have written the guitar riff for, “Satisfaction,” in his sleep. A pretty amazing feat considering that he very rarely slept at all. According to his 2010 autobiography, Life, he claims to have only slept, on average, two nights per week during the Stones’ heyday.

Who is the best guitarist ever?

The Top 10 Best Guitarists Ever

  • Jimi Hendrix. Jimmy Hendrix is the best guitarist in history.
  • Eric Clapton. Nicknamed in all humility “God” by his fans, Eric Clapton is now the most famous rock and blues guitarist still active after nearly 50 years.
  • Jimmy Page.
  • Robert Johnson.
  • Chuck Berry.
  • Muddy Waters.
  • BB King.
  • Keith Richards.