What does it sound like?:
The latest in the From the Vault series is the final show (in San Jose) from the North American leg of the No Security tour in 1999. The Stones had already released a No Security live album in 1998 which was actually taken from recordings from the previous Bridges to Babylon tour. A little confusing. I was lucky enough to attend two shows fron this leg in Boston and Chicago flying to the US especially to be there. At the time I thought that with time running out I should take the opportunity to see them in relatively more intimate arena shows instead of the enormous stadiums that they usually played in Europe. Chances were surely running out!
This was their 3rd successive year on the road which was the longest run since 1973, I think this shows in the competence and professionalism of the performance. The relatively intimate venues led to some interesting setlist choices, Moonlight Mile had been played on the tour, but not tonight, however we get a beautiful sung I got the Blues, a muscular Some Girls and Keith’s best lead vocal You Got the Silver. The recent Bridges to » Continue Reading.