Unformatted text preview: idea, and Keith Richards of the Rolling Stones had this to say “I don’t think it was a good idea to have Hells Angels, but we had them for the Grateful Dead” The altercation took place during the Stones’ set, and the band along with the crowd continued the performance throughout the incident. Mick Jagger, the lead sing of the Stones, was heard asking “everybody [to] be cool now” during the show. After the show Grateful Dead manager Rock Scully said “Stones, they wrote the script and got what they paid for”, seemingly insinuating they were responsible for confrontation. An investigation is sure to follow to see if there was any foul play involved, or a result of self defense....
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- Fall '08
- Keith Richards, The Rolling Stones, Hells Angels, Mick Jagger, Rolling Stones, Altamont Free Concert