A delightfully strange nugget of music news crossing the wire today…
LONDON (Reuters) – Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards said in an interview published on Tuesday that he once snorted his father’s ashes mixed with cocaine.
“The strangest thing I’ve tried to snort? My father. I snorted my father. He was cremated, and I couldn’t resist grinding him up with a little bit of blow,” Richards said in the interview, which was posted on NME’s Web site.
Source: Yahoo News
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Get Lost with YouTube Keith:
- Watch this priceless concert footage of Keith unleashing on a stage crasher.
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- Norah Jones & Keith sing “Love Hurts” at the Gram Parsons Tribute.
- A 1974 Keith interview.
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