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June 21 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)

MGM Sound Stage - Hollywood, California
Soundtrack Session for MGM's 'Speedway'
MGM Producer : Jeffrey Alexander
Engineers : Aaron Rochin / Lyle Burbridge
(7.00pm - 11.00pm)

Musicians:   Backup Vocals:
Guitar:
Chip Young The Jordanaires: Gordon Stoker; Neal Matthews; Hoyt Hawkins; Ray
Guitar:
Hilmer J 'Tiny' Timbrell Walker
Guitar:
Tommy Tedesco Ray Walker (He's Your Uncle Not Your Dad - Record Version)
Bass: Bob Moore  
Drums: D.J. Fontana  
Drums: Murrey 'Buddy' Harman  
Piano: Larry Muhoberac  
Steel Guitar: Peter Drake  
Saxophone: Homer 'Boots' Randolph  
Trumpet: Charlie McCoy  

Let Yourself Go
WPA1 1029
2010 June 21 1967 (Wed)
Take 1        
Take 2        
Take 3        
Take 4        
Take 5   0:09+ (First part used for Spliced Master) Celluloid Rock 2-3°° (Announcement only)
Take 6 Complete   (Used for Spliced Master)  
         
Spliced M 3:02 (Spliced from Takes 5 & 6) Complete Elvis Presley Masters 15 (Sony)°°~Start Your Engines (Franklin
Mint Complete Masters Collection 30)°°~Complete Single Collection 6°°
~Double Feat' - Easy Come, Easy Go / Speedway°°+Celluloid Rock 2-3°°
(With count-in for Take 5)

He's Your Uncle Not Your Dad
WPA1 1030
2011 June 21 1967 (Wed)
Take 1        
Take 2        
Take 3        
Take 4        
Take 5        
Take 6        
Take 7 M 2:30 (Record Version) Complete Elvis Presley Masters 15 (Sony)°°~Start Your Engines (Franklin
Mint Complete Masters Collection 30)°°~Double Features - Easy Come,
Easy Go / Speedway°°

He's Your Uncle Not Your Dad (Movie Version)
     
Dubdown (M) 2:37 (Backing Vocals erased from 2011-07) Celluloid Rock 2-3°° (With Count-in for 2011-07)
Overdub M 2:46 (New Backing Vocals overdubbed
& Solo extended)
Soundtrack°

Notes

Except for Masters and Alternate Masters - all original 4-Track tapes are lost.

"Celluloid Rock Volume 2" (Cool Romeo) has a binaural mix used for the Masters taken from the 4-Track tapes.

On the record version of He's Your Uncle Not Your Dad are certain lines sung by Ray Walker, but in the movie these lines are sung by other people. With the binaural mix on "Celluloid Rock Volume 2" CD 3 you can hear how these lines were erased to have the opportunity for overdubbing for the movie.

HE'S YOUR UNCLE, NOT YOUR DAD
HE'S THE BEST FRIEND YOU EVER HAD
SO COME ON, DIG, DIG, DIG IN UNTIL IT HURTS
JUST REMEMBER PEARL HARBOUR
THE ALAMO AND NOTHING COULD BE WORSE
HE'S YOUR FAVORITE RELATIVE
AND HE NEEDS A LOT TO LIVE
SO JUST BRING, BRING, BRING EVERYTHING UNTIL YOU BLEED
AND HE'LL SEND BACK WHAT HE DON'T NEED
IF YOU'RE NAUGHTY FOR TEN FORTY'S YOUR SALVATION
BY DEPRIVATION OF TEMPTATION
STOCK AND BLONDES I HEAR ARE NOT DEDUCTABLE
OH SAY CAN YOU SEE IF THERE'S ANYTHING LEFT FOR ME
WHEN HE CALLS YOU AS HE MAY DO
DON'T BE FRIGHTENED, RED WHITE AND BLUE
JUST BE THANKFUL YOU DON'T LIVE IN LENINGRAD
HE'S YOUR UNCLE, NOT YOUR DAD
(Longer Solo)
IF YOU'RE HONEST YOU DON'T HAVE TO SHAKE AND SHIVER
THE FOOD IS LOUSY UP THE RIVER
IT'S GIVE AND TAKE AND HE DOES ALL THE TAKING
OH SAY CAN YOU SEE IF THERE'S ANYTHING LEFT FOR ME
LIFE HAS TWO THINGS YOU CAN SUBTRACT
DEATH AND TAXES TO BE EXACT
SO JUST PAY, PAY, PAY, PERIODICALLY BE GLAD
HE'S YOUR UNCLE - HE'S YOUR UNCLE, NOT YOUR DAD

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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