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Published: 2013/05/29

Taj Mahal Joins The Rolling Stones in Chicago

Photo via the Rolling Stones’ Facebook page

Taj Mahal sat in with The Rolling Stones at Chicago’s United Center last night. The blues guitarist—who was hot off an appearance with Umphrey’s McGee at Summer Camp—emerged partway through the Stones’ set for the band’s debut cover of Dave Dudley’s “Six Days on the Road.” Mahal has a long history with The Rolling Stones dating back to his involvement in the long-shelved 1968 film and concert The Rolling Stones Rock and Roll Circus. He also joined the group during 1997’s Bridges to Babylon tour.

In addition, onetime Stones guitarist Mick Taylor made his now regular appearances on “Midnight Rambler” and “(I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction,” while the Roosevelt University Chamber Singers provided the intro to “You Can’t Always Get What You Want.”

The Rolling Stones will return to the United Center on Friday.

Here’s a look at last night’s show via

Tuesday, May 28, United Center, Chicago, IL

Get Off of My Cloud
It’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll (But I Like It)
Paint It Black
Gimme Shelter
Wild Horses
Rocks Off
Emotional Rescue
Six Days on the Road (with Taj Mahal)
Doom and Gloom
Honky Tonk Women
You Got the Silver (Keith Richards on lead vocals)
Before They Make Me Run (Keith Richards on lead vocals)
Midnight Rambler (with Mick Taylor)
Miss You
Start Me Up
Tumbling Dice
Brown Sugar
Sympathy for the Devil

You Can’t Always Get What You Want (with the Roosevelt University Chamber Singers)
Jumpin’ Jack Flash
(I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction (with Mick Taylor)

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