On This Day, July 12, 1962: The Rolling Stones play their first live show in London

On This Day, July 12, 1962 … The Rolling Stones – billed as The Rollin’ Stones – played their first live show at London’s Marquee Club. At the time, the band consisted of Brian Jones, Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, pianist Ian Stewart and bassist Dick Taylor; the drummer’s identity is disputed. In December of that year, Bill Wyman replaced Taylor as bassist, and in February …