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March 6 1967
(+ means you need both    ~ means same material    °° means stereo or binaural    ° means mono)
(SFS = Short False Start | FS = False Start | LFS or BD (Breakdown) = Long False Start | PB (Playback) or Complete = Complete Take)

Annex Studio's - Hollywood, California
Soundtrack Session for United Artists' 'Clambake'
United Artists Producer : Jeffrey Alexander
Producer : Felton Jarvis
Engineer : Jim Malloy

Musicians:   Backup Vocals:

Confidence (Vocal Repair - Movie Version)
UPA3 8450
  March 6 1967 (Mon)
Take NA (M) 2:26 (Vocal Repair of February 23 Master)

Who Needs Money? (Insert - Vocal Overdub)
  March 6 1967 (Mon)
Take NA (M) 0:12 (Re-recorded 'Ending' by Elvis)
(Used for Record Version)
(3:01 - 3:13 of Record Version)

Who Needs Money? (Record Version - Composite)
UPA3 8444
  March 6 1967 (Mon)
Spliced M 3:18 (Composite of 'Track', Ray Walker VO, Elvis' VO, 'Cue' VO & 'Insert' VO) Comp. Elvis Presley Masters 14 (Sony)°°~Sun Sand & Surf (Franklin Mint
Comp. Masters Collection 14)°°~Clambake (Remastered Soundtrack)°°
~Clambake (FTD)°°~Double Features - Kissin' Cousins / Clambake / Stay
Away, Joe°°


Annex Studio's is what was formerly 'Radio Recorders'.

All songs on the 'Double Features' release have left and right channels reversed.

The 'Record Version' of Who Needs Money? is a composite of Track, Ray Walker's Vocal Overdub, Elvis' Vocal Overdub, 'Cue' Vocal Overdub and 'Insert' Vocal Overdub.

In the 'In & Outtakes' section of the booklet with FTD's 'Clambake' soundtrack, it's indicated that Ray Walker and Elvis' vocal overdubs were done separately for Who Needs Money?, along with a 'Cue' vocal overdub and an 'Insert' vocal overdub. My guess is that the 'Cue' Vocal Overdub of Who Needs Money? (Done on Feb 23) is the part that is on the record version but not the movie version (1:36 - 2:01 of Record Version), and the 'Insert' Vocal Overdub is Elvis' re-recorded 'Ending'.

The 'Movie Version' of Confidence had children singing along, probably recorded on the movie set.

The 'Record Version' of Confidence had a re-recorded first verse (Probably recorded sometime between August 17 and September 11), and also had female vocals overdubbed on September 19.

In March of 2007, Sony decided to go through all of Elvis' masters. They retransferred everything and remastered all tracks including repairing as many clicks, pops, bad edits and dropouts as they could. They have used these newly mastered recordings on their new releases since 2007 including budget soundtracks, 'Legacy' releases, the 30 disc 'Complete Elvis Presley Masters' collection and the Franklin Mint package.

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