Brian Jones
Date of Birth
Feb 28, 1942
Birth Place:
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England


Best known as the co-founder and original leader of the Rolling Stones, guitarist Brian Jones enjoyed a brief, enigmatic career in film music. Born in Cheltenham in 1942, Jones was raised with exposure to a wide variety of music, including classical, but gravitated toward American blues, and it was as a guitarist, harmonica player, and singer that he first began performing. This ultimately led to...