Some Girls: Deluxe Edition The Stones recorded a clutch of outstanding tunes for their classic 1978 release that didn't make the final cut — but several did wind up… Some Girls: Deluxe Edition The Stones recorded a clutch of outstanding tunes for their classic 1978 release that didn't make the final cut — but several did wind up… 2011-11-21 The Rolling Stones Rock Universal Republic
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'Some Girls' Deluxe Edition (2011)

ROLLING IN THE DEEP CUTS Disappointing, previously nheard blues tracks don't stand up next to Stones' classics
ROLLING IN THE DEEP CUTS Disappointing, previously nheard blues tracks don't stand up next to Stones' classics
EW's GRADE
B-

Details Release Date: Nov 21, 2011; Lead Performance: The Rolling Stones; Genre: Rock; Production: Universal Republic

The Stones recorded a clutch of outstanding tunes for their classic 1978 release that didn't make the final cut — but several did wind up on their last great album, 1981's Tattoo You. That makes the dozen unearthed tracks on Some Girls Deluxe Edition the outtakes of the outtakes. And the substandard nature of blues-chooglers like ''When You're Gone'' and ''You Win Again'' is doubly evident given their proximity to such stellar remastered highlights as ''Miss You'' and ''Beast of Burden.'' B-

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Originally posted Nov 23, 2011 Published in issue #1183 Dec 02, 2011 Order article reprints
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