Villefranche-sur-Mer. The vocal arrangements in the style of gospel choir, present in "Tumbling Dice", "Loving Cup", "Let It Loose" and "Shine a Light" were thought of Jagger and Preston to visit a Protestant church.
On Gram Parsons. "Rumor has it he co-wrote ‘Wild Horses’ with Keith Richards and he surely introduced the Rolling Stones of that time – Exile on Main Street, Sticky Fingers via Keith to a whole lot of country and blues which through them and Elvis earlier widely informed and re-routed the whole mainstream of 50s and 60s rock and roll." WOW