Lies (The Rolling Stones song)
|Song by The Rolling Stones|
|from the album Some Girls|
|Released||9 June 1978|
|Recorded||10 October – 21 December 1977; Pathé Marconi Studios, Paris|
|Genre||Hard rock, rock and roll|
|Producer(s)||The Glimmer Twins|
|Some Girls track listing|
The song is a fast paced rocker is about a man being fed up with his girlfriend's lying and cheating. As with most of Some Girls, it features the five core Stones members, with Jagger, Richards and Ronnie Wood sharing electric guitar duties.
Use in television
The track was featured on WKRP in Cincinnati on the episode “Pilot: Part Two”. However, “Lies”, although performed during the 1978 US tour, was the only track on Some Girls to be permanently dropped from live setlists after the last dates supporting its parent album.
- Cyrus R. K. Patell, Rolling Stones' Some Girls, A&C Black, 9 June 2011, p. 84ff.