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Faithfull Setting & Symbolism

Marianne Faithfull
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Reading, England

This was a very poor area of England where Marianne lived as a child. Once Marianne's parents split up, Marianne moved with her mother to this area.

Adrienne Posta's launching party

In March 1964, this party is where Marianne met Mick Jagger. Supposedly fell instantly in love with Marianne when he saw her. Adrienne Posta was a teenage singer whose record was being produced by Rolling Stone's manager. When Marianne first met the members of The Rolling Stones, she described them as "crass and boorish" in comparison with John Lennon.

Olympic Studios

Shortly after meeting Andrew Oldfield, he invited her to Olympic Studios recording studio in London. Marianne tried singing "As Tears go By, " which was the first song that Mick and Keith had written. The original song title was "As Time Goes By," but they had to change it since that was a song from Casablanca...

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