|Released April 17, 1972|
Release date 17 April 1972
Genre Folk rock
|Artist David Peel|
Label Nibelung Records
Producers John Lennon, Yoko Ono
|Recorded 1972 at Record Plant Studios, New York City|
Length 42:01 (vinyl edition)56:04 (CD edition)
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Folk rock albums Have a Marijuana, Wonderwall Music, Bound by the Beauty, Red & Gold, Carrossel
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Peel, along with John Lennon and Yoko Ono, performed Peel's "The Ballad of New York", on The David Frost Show, with Lennon playing tea-chest bass. The trio, joined by The Lower East Side Band, played several songs by Lennon and Ono. This episode was recorded on December 16, 1971 and broadcast on January 13, 1972.
The album was released on April 17, 1972. The CD was released in 2005 (by Orange Records International).
All tracks written by David Peel.
- "Amerika" (Edit) – 4:15
- with Yoko Ono
- "How Did You Meet David Peel?" – 2:07
- interview with John Lennon
- "Everybody's Smokin'" (Remix) – 7:41
I'm a RunawayDavid Peel & the Lower East Side3:41
Everybody's Smoking MarijuanaDavid Peel & the Lower East Side4:39
The Ballad of Bob DylanDavid Peel & the Lower East Side4:00