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"Midnight Rambler" is a song by British rock band the Rolling Stones, released on their 1969 album Let It Bleed.

The lyrics take the point of view of a roaming rapist/murderer; some of the words are reportedly quotes from Albert DeSalvo's confession to the Boston Strangler's crimes. Keith Richards has called the number "a blues opera".

On the composing of the song, Mick Jagger said in a 1995 interview with Rolling Stone, "That's a song Keith and I really… read more

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Did you hear about the midnight rambler
Everybody got to go?
Did you hear about the midnight rambler
The one that shut the kitchen door?

The Rolling Stones - Midnight Rambler Lyrics

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  • blows me every time I listen to it. what a song [2]
  • Sublime indeed
  • It has everything You Need to Convince People of The Stones' Greatness and Some.Sublime!
  • GREAT
  • blows me every time I listen to it. what a song
  • The 15 min L.A. Friday version is epic - talk about throwing the new guy in the deep end on that version
  • Brussels Affair version is fanatstic
  • heute vor 50 Jahren war der 1. Bühnenauftritt der Stones.....12.Juli 1962.... Die Musik ist Kult !!! Wer hätte das gedacht, das die bei dieser Lebensführung noch immer aktiv sind !!! Sie haben doch irgendwie die " Steine ins Rollen gebracht".
  • THIS the reason there is only ONE Rolling Stones !!
  • Agreed and the frenetic pace still blows me away!!!

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