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May 17th, 2001

Katy: I’d like to know which of the band members performed the cigarette solo at the beginning of “Last Chance on the Stairway?” I’ve always wondered. Thanks! Sue

HI SUE. IT WAS NICK – HE IS IN CHARGE OF COUND EFFECTS! BACK THEN , THERE WERE NO SAMPLERS, THERERFORE EVERYTHING WAS PERFORMED LIVE. THIS ALSO INCLUDES THE LAUGH AND SCREAMS ON “HUNGRY LIKE THE WOLF” – WHICH WAS PERFORMED BY NICK’S GIRLFRIEND AT THE TIME, CHERYL.