Backstage interview at the Hollywood Palladium 1969 just prior to the start of the last tour with Noel. Jimi appears to be looking for more gigs, to add to the tour?
Jay : Are you gonna make it out to Palm Springs?… the pop festival out there?
Jimi : I love that [talking to somone else?]
Jay : Are you gonna make it out to Palm Springs?…
Jimi : What?
Jay : …for the-uh, the pop festival out there?
Dave: Have you heard about that?
Jimi : No
Dave: All the heavy blues groups, you know, Mayall…
Jimi : Blues groups?...
Dave: …Mayall, I mean
Jimi : …Oowhuhh… Great… We’d love to, if we can, man, we’d love to
Jay : Make it out there, then you have made an epic
Jimi : You’d really think we’d have known there’s one in a scheduled national tour, you know, that’s, you know, all corners, and, like, a-any gigs-uh, between those gigs that we have lined up already, we’d be glad to do. We’d like to do a lot of, you know, we’d like to do a few ah, benefits, because it’s ah, I don’t know, it’s-it’s pretty hard to explain right now, in a rush, but, you know, some cat’s can really get uppity, a-and get a image thing…
Jay : Right
Jimi : …and start being slaves to the public, and forget what their own intentions are, and the idea is to give, you know
Jay : Right
Jimi : And, so we like to, you know, give a few things here and there.