Hendrix's vocal for "Stone Free" has been compared to that for "Hey Joe". Biographer Keith Shadwick describes it as "an almost conversational delivery I just get so restless, man—I might leave right away": .
Every day in the week I'm in a different city If I stay too long the people try to pull me down They talk about me like a dog, talkin' about the clothes I wear They don't realize they're the ones who's square.
The lyrics also express his feelings of resentment when he returned to Harlem after exploring the counterculture Greenwich Village : . I used to go to the [Harlem] clubs, and my hair was really long then. Sometimes I'd tie it up or do something with it and the cats would say, 'Ah, look at that: Black Jesus.
I had friends with me in Harlem, th Street, and all of a sudden, cats, old ladies, girls, anybody would say, 'Ooh, look at that. What is this, a circus or something?
Jimi does every trick in the book and nails it all together so tight that you can't even see the joints. Jeffery was so desperate for airplay that he allowed himself to be blackmailed. He explained to me that this process had worked successfully once before and, to ensure heavy pirate [radio] airplay, one had to give up a piece of the action.
I told him that splitting publishing copyrights wasn't like cutting up a pie. There were other ways to get airplay without sacrificing your artist's work. The single became a success and reached number six on the UK Singles Chart. When "Hey Joe" was issued in the U. The Wind Cries Mary. Can You See Me. Hey Joe. Billy Roberts. All Along the Watchtower. Bob Dylan. Stone Free. Crosstown Traffic. Manic Depression.
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List of songs sortable.Label: Reprise Records - MS • Format: Vinyl LP, Compilation, Stereo Indianapolis Pressing • Country: US • Genre: Rock • Style: Blues Rock, Psychedelic Rock Jimi Hendrix Experience* - Smash Hits (, Indianapolis Pressing, Vinyl) | Discogs4/5(9).