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Brian Jones

Biography

Original person in the Rolling Rocks who played out guitar, harmonica, and keyboards for the band. He drowned amidst some controversy at his house pool in Hartfield, Britain. He was first-clarinet in his college orchestra not only is it for the diving and badminton groups. In 1969, he was changed by Mick Taylor due to his drug complications. He was created to parents Louisa Beatrice Jones, a piano instructor, and Lewis Blount Jones, an aeronautical engineer who also performed the piano and organ. He was a genuine Rolling Rocks member, alongside lead vocalist Mick Jagger.

Quick Facts


Full Name Brian Jones
Date Of Birth February 28, 1942
Died July 3, 1969, Hartfield, United Kingdom
Place Of Birth Cheltenham, England
Height 1.68 m
Profession Guitarist
Nationality British
Children Julian Mark Jones, John Paul Andrew Jones, Julian Brian Jones
Parents Louisa Beatrice Jones, Lewis Blount Jones
Siblings Barbara Jones, Pamela Jones
Partner Zouzou, Zouzou
Music Groups The Rolling Stones, Hapshash and the Coloured Coat
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#Fact
1Died at 27 years old, making him a member of the "27 Club"; The 27 Club is a group of prominent musicians that died at the age of 27. Other members include guitarist Jimi Hendrix, singer Janis Joplin, The Doors frontman Jim Morrison and Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain.
2Is portrayed by Leo Gregory in Stoned (2005) and by Rafe McDonald in The Linda McCartney Story (2000).
3Reputed to have fathered many illegitimate offspring, but only five are definitely known. His first two children, a son and a daughter, were born in 1959 and 1960 respectively. Neither name has been revealed, and the son was later given up for adoption. He then had a son by Pat Andrews named Julian Mark Jones, born 22 October 1961. A second son, Julian Brian Jones, by Linda Lawrence, was born 23 July 1964. Finally he had a third son named John Paul Andrew Jones, by Dawn Molloy, born 24 March 1965. He named two of his sons after jazz musician Julian Cannonball Adderley.
4Although never a key songwriter, he was the original founder and namer of The Rolling Stones.
5Was fired from The Rolling Stones because of his heavy drug use. The band also wanted to tour the United States in 1969 and felt that, if he didn't clean up, he would die because of his poor condition before the tour was finished.
6Elected to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1989 (as a member of The Rolling Stones).
7Son, Julian, is the half-brother of Astrella Celeste and Oriole Nebula Leitch.
8Fathered Julian Brian Jones with Linda Lawrence, who married Donovan in 1970.
9Winnie-the-Pooh author A.A. Milne once lived in the house Brian now lives in.
10Played sparto sax on The Beatles song, "You Know My Name (Look Up The Number)".
11Guitarist for The Rolling Stones.
12Interred at Priory Road Cemetery, Prestbury, Gloucestershire, England, plot #V11393.


Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Degree of Murder1967performer: "A Degree of Murder Opening", "A Murder", "Finding a Partner", "A Mission", "Trouble", "State", "The Second Guy", "Burying the Body", "Men Couldn't Own Her", "Stairway" / writer: "A Degree of Murder Opening", "A Murder", "Finding a Partner", "A Mission", "Trouble", "State", "The Second Guy", "Burying the Body", "Men Couldn't Own Her"
Shindig!1965TV Series writer - 1 episode

Composer

Composer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Degree of Murder1967

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
No Expectations the Murder of Brian Jones2016DocumentaryHimself
The Rolling Stones: Charlie Is My Darling - Ireland 19652012DocumentaryHimself
The Rolling Stones: LIVE!2012ShortHimself
The Rolling Stones Rock and Roll Circus1996DocumentaryHimself - The Rolling Stones
25x5: The Continuing Adventures of the Rolling Stones1990TV Movie documentaryHimself
5 + 11970DocumentaryHimself
Voices1968Documentary shortHimself (uncredited)
Monterey Pop1968DocumentaryHimself (uncredited)
Frost on Saturday1968TV SeriesHimself
Sympathy for the Devil1968DocumentaryHimself - The Rolling Stones
The London Palladium Show1967TV SeriesHimself
Charlie Is My Darling1966DocumentaryHimself
Ready, Steady, Go!1963-1966TV SeriesHimself
Thank Your Lucky Stars1963-1966TV SeriesHimself
The Rolling Stones Special1966TV MovieHimself
4 Schlüssel1966Himself (uncredited)
New Musical Express Poll Winners' Concert1965TV Movie documentaryHimself (as The Rolling Stones)
The T.A.M.I. Show1964DocumentaryHimself (as The Rolling Stones)
Top of the Pops1964TV SeriesHimself
Juke Box Jury1964TV SeriesHimself - Panellist
Big Beat '641964TV MovieHimself (as The Rolling Stones)
New Musical Express Poll Winners' Concert1964TV Movie documentaryHimself (as The Rolling Stones)

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Get All That, Ant?2015Documentary
Provokation2015Documentary shortHimself
Crossfire Hurricane2012DocumentaryHimself
Not Fade Away2012Himself - The Rolling Stones (uncredited)
Fantástico2011-2012TV Series documentaryThemselves / Himself
The Roaring 20s: Mick Jagger's Glory Years2011Video documentaryHimself
The 25th Anniversary Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Concert2009TV SpecialHimself
Shine a Light2008DocumentaryHimself (uncredited)
Upp till kamp2007TV Mini-SeriesHimself
Keith Richards: Under Review2007Video documentaryHimself
The 60s: The Beatles Decade2006TV Series documentaryHimself
The Howlin' Wolf Story2003DocumentaryHimself
Let It Bleed - 40 Jahre Rolling Stones2002TV Movie documentaryHimself
The Rolling Stones: Just for the Record2002Video documentaryHimself
Nine Hundred Nights2001Video documentaryHimself
Top of the Pops: The True Story2001TV Movie documentaryHimself
Long John Baldry: In the Shadow of the Blues2000DocumentaryHimself
The Beatles Revolution2000TV Movie documentaryHimself (uncredited)
Hendrix2000TV MovieHimself (with cigarette) (uncredited)
The Beatles Anthology1995-1996TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
Jimi Plays Monterey1986DocumentaryHimself
The Rock 'n' Roll Years1986TV SeriesHimself
Ready Steady Go, Volume 11983DocumentaryHimself (as The Rolling Stones)
The Rolling Stones - Die ersten 20 Jahre1982TV Movie documentaryHimself
All You Need Is Love1977TV Series documentaryHimself
Beat-Club1967TV SeriesHimself - Musician
Beat! Beat! Beat!1966TV SeriesHimself - Musician

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#Quote
1[Keith Richards talking about Brian's drug problem] *I* told Brian he had a drug problem.

#Trademark
1Shoulder-length blonde hair

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