On July 23 1965, The Rolling Stones arrived at Oslo’s Fornebu airport for two concerts held in the exhibition hall at Skøyen.
“Mick had a kind of ‘herregud, give it a break’ look on his face, grabbed Richard by the hair, pulled his head back and stuffed some pills in his mouth,” said Sølvi Bryde, a music journalist and aid to at the time to impresario Barry Matheson, who had brought the Stones to Norway. “It was like they needed to dope down the troll.”
And on with the show:
Photos via Riksarkivet (The National Archives of Norway)