Happy 70th Birthday Keith Richards | Making Of Sympathy

Today marks Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards's 70th birthday. Keef and his Glimmer Twins collaborator Mick Jagger are responsible for writing many of rock's most beloved songs. There were many times it didn't appear the guitarist would make it to 40, let alone 70, so today is certainly a day worth celebrating.

In honor or Keith's birthday, we wanted to share French director Jean-Luc Godard's footage of the Stones recording "Sympathy For The Devil" in 1968. This clip brings us inside the band's creative process as they were putting together one of those "most beloved songs" we mentioned earlier. Check it out:

The Stones aren't finished yet as they recently announced a number of 2014 dates.

[Published on: 12/18/13]

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