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THE RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS

RECORDING INFO:

Dates: March & April 1984
Players: Flea, Jack Sherman, Cliff Martinez, Anthony Kiedis
Additional Performers: Keith Barry (Viola), Cliff Brooks (Percussion), Gwen Dickey (Backing Vocals), Patrick English (Trumpet), Kenny Flood (Saxophone), Phil Ranelin (Trombone)
Recorded at: Eldorado Studios, 1717 North Vine Street, Los Angeles, CA. some overdubs (and mixing) at Baby O Recorders, 6525 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
Produced by: Andy Gill
Engineered by: Dave Jerden
Mixed by: Rob Stevens (Green Heaven mixed by Dave Jerden)
Released on: August 10, 1984
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SONGS RECORDED:

  • True Men Don't Kill Coyotes

  • Baby Appeal

  • Buckle Down

  • Get Up And Jump

  • Why Don't You Love Me

  • Green Heaven

  • Mommy, Where's Daddy?

  • Out in L.A

  • Police Helicopter

  • You Always Sing The Same

  • Grand Pappy Du Plenty
    released on the album The Red Hot Chili Peppers

  • Human Satellite
    recorded during the sessions for the album but unreleased. It's unclear how far along the band got in the recording process, though supposedly the results were "dreadful" and it "terrified" the band. In an interview with this website, Jack Sherman said it was "rhythmically stiff".