How The West Was Won

A Garden Tapes feature
by Eddie Edwards

The Garden Tapes » How The West Was Won » Rock and Roll


Rock and Roll

The two versions of "Rock and Roll" are remarkably similar throughout much of the song. Even many of the vocal ad-libs are virtually identical on both nights. However, there are some clear differences. Parts of the official version can be positively identified as being from Long Beach, whereas I haven't been able to find anything that is definitely NOT from Long Beach. Therefore, although it's possible that something from LA was used, I think it's reasonable to conclude that this is the complete Long Beach version.

previous - Whole Lotta Love | next - The Ocean