S082 Freedom
Jimi (gs, lv), Mitch (dr), Billy (ba), Arthur Allen & Albert Allen (hv), Juma (congas), unknown (pi).
Recorded at ELE, 06/70.
Engineered by Eddie.
Produced by Jimi.
NOTE: This song refers (in part) to Devon Wilson.
S083 Drifting
Jimi (gs, vo), Mitch (dr), Billy (ba).
Special effect: Jimi (backward gi).
Recorded at ELE, 06/70 or 07/70.
Engineered by Eddie.
Produced by Jimi.
Added in late 1970: Buzzy Linhart (vibraphone).
NOTE: Buzzy Linhart: 'That was [recorded] posthumous[ly], it was very emotional for me . . . most of the things had been done, but he was telling Eddie and Mitch that he didn't know whether to add on "Drifting" another rhythm guitar or vibes. We rented some vibes and there were no charts written out.'
S084 Ezy Ryder
Jimi (gs, lv, hv), Buddy (dr), Buddy? (hv), Billy (ba), Juma (cow-bell), Juma or Jerry (congas), Steve Winwood? (hv), Chris Wood? (hv), unknown (ta).
Recorded at PLA, 18/12/69.
Engineered by Tony Bongiovi?
Produced by Heaven Research Unlimited.

S085 Night Bird Flying
Jimi (gs, vo), Mitch (dr), Billy (ba), Juma(cow-bell, pe).
Recorded at ELE, 16/06/70.
Engineered by Eddie.
Produced by Jimi.

S086 My Friend
Jimi (gi, vo), Jimmy Mayes? (dr), Noel? (ba), Paul Caruso(ha), Stephen Stills (pi), Kenny Pine (12-string gi).
Other musicians present included Lonnie Youngblood and members of Mitch Ryder's Detroit Wheels.
Recorded at CEN, 13/03/68.
Produced by Chas.
NOTE: Paul Caruso (Rolling Stone 10/06/71): 'Since the truth always seems to out in its simple way, let me simply say this, the harp on "My Friend" from The Cry Of Love was not played by any such Gers person, but by me . . . I tried to get the credits changed diplomatically, avoiding legal channels taken by another musician involved with this record, but neither of us has gotten anywhere, Michael Jeffery once again.'
S087 Straight Ahead
Jimi (gs, vo, voice), Mitch (dr), Billy (ba), Eddie (faint voice from control-room).
Recorded at ELE, 16?/06/70.
Engineered by Eddie.
Produced by Jimi.

S088 Astro Man
Jimi (gs, vo), Mitch (dr), Billy (ba), Juma (cow-bell, pe).
Special effect: Jimi (Uni-Vibe with vibrato setting at very slow speed -2nd gi); phased cymbals.
Recorded at ELE, 24?/06/70.
Engineered by Eddie.
Produced by Jimi.

S089 Angel
Jimi (gs, vo, voice), Mitch (dr), Billy (ba).
Special effect: Jimi (unknown kind of organ effect on gi).
Recorded at ELE, 23/07/70.
Engineered by Eddie.
Produced by Jimi.
NOTE: Written by Jimi in early 68 after he had a dream about Lucille, his mother.
S090 In From The Storm
Jimi (gs, lv, hv, voice), Mitch (dr), Billy (ba), Emeretta Marks (hv).
Recorded at ELE, 21 and 22/07/70.
Engineered by Eddie.
Produced by Jimi.
NOTE: Emeretta Marks: 'Originally Eddie tried the four of us, but the voices didn't blend [so instead] I sang with Jimi, I sang all these high parts.'
S091 Belly Button Window
Jimi (gs, vo, whistles).
Recorded at ELE, 22/08/70.
Engineered by Eddie.
Produced by Jimi.
NOTE: This appears to be Jimi's very last studio recording. Recorded on 4 track, 1/2 inch. Refer to S1368 for an outtake of this song.

Appearances

S082 - S091 appeared on S085 and S089 appeared on S082, S085, and S089 appeared on S082, and S089 appeared on S089 appeared on S086 appeared on S085 appeared on

quoted from Electric Gypsy 2 (pp. 537/8)

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