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Is it Page on Stones One hit to the body track?

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I understand Jimmy jammed with some of the Stones circa 1982 but did he play solo on the actual recorded Track "One hit to the body"?

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Yes that's him. 

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Yes, he did contribute to the recording of that track and can be heard on it.

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Jimmy and his brown Telecaster with B-Bender and Supro amp.

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Perhaps the last decent track The Stones recorded IMHO.

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19 minutes ago, The Rover 75 said:

Perhaps the last decent track The Stones recorded IMHO.

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14 hours ago, Charles J. White said:

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"Saint Of Me" only wishes it was half the song "One Hit To The Body" is :lol: It'd be a standout on a Jagger solo album but sticks out like a sore thumb on a Stones album (even one as "eclectic" as Bridges To Babylon) since a) Keith doesn't play on it and b ) Charlie's drums are a drum loop. You've got Waddy Wachtel doing his best Keith Richards imitation and an auto-pilot solo from Ronnie Wood. Best thing about "Saint Of Me" is Billy Preston playing on a Stones album for the first time in twenty years.

"One Hit To The Body" is a classic...one of the Stones' great opening tracks. Dirty Work is nowhere near as bad as its detractors make it out to be. And Page's solo is a killer- as far as I'm concerned Page's solo is the best thing he's done since Zeppelin outside of the 2007 reunion concert. 

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I knew I liked that track for some reason. Rest of the LP is shite. I honestly don't dig anything the Stones have done since Mick Taylor left. Saw them in 89 or 90 (Steel Wheels tour). Awful 

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On 8/1/2017 at 9:54 AM, Charles J. White said:

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Sorry, No. I really lost interest after Some Girls, thought that was their last consistent effort.

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"Saint of Me" always sounded to me like a guitar track was missing.

In the spirit of "Ruby Tuesday" and other Stones ballads, I thought this one was a winner from their later catalog.  Great lyrics and mix.

 

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