A member of the "Artists United Against Apartheid" charity project in 1985.
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5' 8½" (1.74 m)
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[Danny Markus: This is the last indoor gig and I hope it's going to be really good.] Tell that to the members of the band who are awake.
Was ordered to play a series of benefit concerts for the blind after a widely publicized drug arrest in Toronto in 1977. For these shows he assembled a band called The New Barbarians which included himself, fellow Rolling Stones guitarist Ron Wood, Stones saxophonist Bobby Keys, jazz bassist Stanley Clarke and Meters drummer Ziggy Modeliste. The Rolling Stones wound up playing the dates, as well.
Frequently uses a five-string guitar (his Fender Telecaster) with open G tuning.