Dating a rock chick

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She has never been in the limelight herself, though she knows more about the attractions and pitfalls of fame than almost anyone alive.Chris O'Dell has been a groupie, friend and - in a surprising number of cases - lover to some of the best known rock stars on the planet.But, until now, this blonde American who bewitched so many with her beauty in the heady drug-addled days of the Sixties and early Seventies, has remained in the shadows, keeping the secrets she learned as the ultimate rock 'n' roll insider.Now, aged 62, she has decided to tell all in an extraordinary biography packed with rivetting detail about the affairs, the drugs, the backstage tensions and the extraordinary people she came to know so well.George Harrison's song 'Miss O'Dell' was written for her and she's the 'Mystery Woman' pictured on the Stones' album Exile on Main Street She is the mystery woman pictured with her arms draped around a clearly attentive Keith Richards on the Rolling Stones album Exile On Main Street - perhaps it was around the time she used to do cocaine runs for the Stones guitarist?And she is the girlfriend to whom Bob Dylan turned when he forgot his harmonica just before he was due on stage - he sent her out to buy a new one.She had affairs with Mick Jagger, Bob Dylan and Ringo Starr.

Chris O'Dell's introduction to rock royalty came through a chance meeting with Derek Taylor, press officer to The Beatles, in Los Angeles.We started hanging out together and, you know, you find an attraction and you kind of go with it.But it wasn't a very comfortable attraction,' she said in a recent interview.Groupie love: Chris O'Dell and Keith Richards backstage on the tour in Nashville in the 1960s.She slept with Mick Jagger, Ringo Starr, and Bob Dylan, and hung out with Eric Clapton.

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