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Old 07-25-2008, 12:22 PM   #2912
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Originally Posted by L.A. BRONCOS FAN View Post
I remember when Taylor left and the Stones were searching for a replacement.

They considered my man Steve Marriott for about a minute and a half.

In retrospect, I can see it wouldn't have worked (Jagger would have been living in a state of perpetual professional jealousy) but I still wish I could have heard Marriott with the Stones at least once.
I never heard about Marriot being considered as a replacement for Taylor. That would have changed the Stones, and that's probably why it didn't happen. He and Frampton fought a kind of Lennon/McCartney battle for the direction of Humble Pie, and while I loved that band, it made them sort of schizophrenic.

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