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01-16-18, 01:43 PM
Thursday 23 February 1967
London, De Lane Lea Music Ltd, Kingsway, England

Cough, cough
Take one.
One, two, three…

RED HOUSE #2 [Take 1]

There’s a red house over yonder
That’s where my baby stay
There a red house over yonder
That’s where my baby stay... yeah
Well, I ain’t been home
About ninety nine and one half day*

* Three month jail term

Chas: Hey, Noel…
Jimi : Hold it, hold it

Wait a minute when it’s wrong…

Jimi : Okay, wai’-wait, wait a minute, wait, wait
Chas: Hey eh, Noel, keep the chords, keep the rhythm just goin’ on the chords you know, boom, boom-boom, um-boom
Jimi : Okay here we go Noe’-Noel…

Take one.

RED HOUSE #2 [Take 2]

Yeah now

Yeah

There’s a red house over yonder
That’s where my baby stay
There’s a red house over yonder
Lord, that’s where my baby stays
I ain’t been home to see my baby
In ninety nine and one half days

Wait a minute somethin’s wrong
The key don’t fit the door
Oh, Lord ….

Chas: Right start again, [whistles:] ‘whyoo, whyoo’. Start again
Jimi : Yeah, yeah ‘cause once I hit that ha-ha-wrong note it killed my whole thing. Okay
Chas: Okay then
Jimi : One, two, three…


RED HOUSE #2 [Take 3]

Oh, yeah

Oh

Oh, yeah

Shucks

Yeah, okay then

Yeah, okay

Yeah

There’s a red house over yonder
That’s where my baby stay
There’s a red house over yonder
Lord, that’s whe-ere my baby’s stayin’
Well, I ain’t been home to see my baby
In ninety nine and one half days

That’s a long time

But, wait a minute somethin’s wrong
The key don’t unlock this door
Wait a minute somethin’s wrong here
The key won’t unlock my door
I have a bad, bad feelin’
That my, baby don’t live here no more

All right

Lord

Nuh

Chas: Okay, will you come in a bit slower to that, eh, si…[tape cut]
Jimi : A-ha, oh Lord, see, one little thing throws me off
Mitch: Can we have some more of these lights off?
Jimi : Okay, here we go, here we go, huh?
Mitch: Oh, man, can we have some more of these lights off
Jimi : Oh, yeah, but, oh, yeah, those lights, that’s what it was, oh, Lord, no wonder
? : Ha-ha
Dave: ? Don’t turn any more off, because it’s a fire exit
? : Oh
Dave:? I’m not kiddin’
Jimi : In other words we’re makin’ up all this smoke in here right? In other words we’re cookin’ right? Is that what you’re tryin’ to say?
? : Ha-ha-ha
Jimi : Ha-ha-ha, okay, here we go. Here we gonna go. One, two, three…


RED HOUSE #2 [Take 4, stereo, USA Smash Hits]

Oh, yeah

There’s a red house over yonder
That’s where my baby stays
Lord, there’s a red house over yonder
Lord, that’s where my baby stay
I ain’t been home to see my baby
In ninety-nine and one ha-alf day

Wait a minute somethin’s wrong here
The key won’t unlock this door
Wait a minute somethin’s wrong-uh
Lord, have mercy, this key won’t unlock this door
Somethin’s goin’ wrong here
I have a bad, ba-ad feelin’, Lord
That my baby don’t live here no more

That’s all right, I still got my guitar, look out now

[Solo]

Yeah

That’s all right

Well, I might as well-uh go back over yonder
Way back among the hills
Yes, I’m gonna do
Lord, I might as well go back over yonder
Way back yonder across the hill
Guess if my baby don’t love me no more
I know her sister will...yeah

Chas: It’s good