page 98. Reality leaves a lot to the imagination: John Lennon; don’t know where he said it, though

page 99. Music doesn’t…enhancement: can’t remember where I got this from • When a man…go back: Milan Kundera (but can’t remember where he said it) • The journey…music: Andrew Loog Oldham, somewhere in his two Stoned books

page 102. “Rock’n’roll is man’s work…”: can’t remember where I came across this

page 103. Look for a lovely thing…be far: Sara Teasdale (that’s all I’ve got)

page 104. Consciousness and the desire…together: I’m sure that this is John Gray, the philosopher, but I can find no citation of it

page 106. “Jah appear to me in a vision”: don’t know where I found this • “I accepted…wanted that”: don’t where I got this from, either

page 109. Not having a self…touches it: some of this quote is from www.leonardcohenfiles.com/buzz.html – but some of it isn’t and I don’t know where I found it

page 110. To me…got bigger: can’t remember where I found this

page 112. I’m not a man…’spirit-sound’: interview on Youtube but I don’t have a reference

page 113. less a collection of facts and more of a love affair: G.K.Chesterton; lots of citations on the web but none give the original source and I can’t find it

page 114. Oh my God…pretty hot stuff: Studs Terkel, The Guardian interview, 2002 – that’s all I’ve got • Sound has colour…do not perceive: Cecil Taylor on Youtube but I don’t have a reference • the face of the Beloved…settle: Hafiz (that’s all I’ve got) • He who has not seen…goodness: Juan Cristobal Napoles Fajardo (1829-62) – that’s all I’ve got
page 115 I chose you before you were born: I thought this might be Jeremiah i.5 but now I’m not so sure • Devotion implicates the gods and draws them near: probably from Hillman, ‘On Devotion’ – but I’m not sure • ‘yours’ as in ‘your beauty’, not as in ‘your dress’: no idea where this came from; might even be mine • When a song…ourselves in it: don’t know where this comes from

page 116. suddenly, in the midst of sadness…one’s whole life: Ouspensky, p.301 (this is taken from The Idiot but I don’t have the original reference) • When the suffering is very great…giving me the force: taken from a French TV documentary but I didn’t note which one • No matter how great…in it: Hillman – but I don’t know where • When you play from the heart…why people love it: Carlos Santana; don’t where he said it, though

page 117. U just have to elaborate…hard to grasp: can’t find this quote anywhere (but I didn’t make it up) • participatory worship…or demeanour: somewhere in Charles Shaar Murray’s book on Hendrix, Crosstown Traffic – but that’s all I’ve got • the source of holiness…rest of creation holy: Margaret Barker, An Extraordinary Gathering of Angels, MQ Publications, 2004 – that’s all I’ve got • …his impact still resembles…time and space: I found this on the net but the page has now disappeared • The purpose of everything…headed to our home: well, I got this from somewhere but now I can’t find it

page 118. The music of John Coltrane…the very mind of God: Can’t find the original but this newspaper article contains something very similar: http://sfbayview. com/2012/banksters-beware-archbishop-kings-on-a-mis- sion-to-save-his-community-and-his-own-home

page 119. We don’t look at them…: from a Russian theologian called Javgeni Trubetskoi; taken from Gurdjieff Internet Newsletter, no.18 (possibly 2004 – sorry about this inexactitude). • “There are no exceptions…”: reference lost • And here’s a terrific story…: this is in one of my Elvis books but I can’t find it

page 121. “she said she wants my prostrate…: reference lost

page 128. …Elvis referred to his dick as ‘Little Elvis’: reference lost

page 130. “But I still wanted…”: my reference is Patsy Hammontree, p.120 – but that’s all I’ve got • Never laid a finger on ‘im!: I got this from Wikibin but now I can’t find it • Elvis lived on the edge at all times: not sure where this comes from; possibly a paraphrase of “(Elvis) lived with nearly complete access to disaster all the time” (Dead Elvis, NY, 1991, p.6)

page 131. 1. Has been referred to as an ‘occasional Elvis impersonator’: I should have a rock solid reference for such a claim – but I’m afraid I haven’t •…some traditions say it means death; others, that it means God: I took this from the Wikipedia entry on ‘doppelganger’ but it’s now been changed; the reference to death is still there but the one to God has been removed. And they never gave a reference to back up the two assertions in the first place. That’s Wikipedia for you

page 132. Well-known singers have been Elvisified…: I copied this list out of Télérama, a French TV guide – and here it is (didn’t note the date or anything like that, Oh no) • My feeling during the show…: reference lost

page 133. “the conventional, the obscene, the blasphemous and the worshipful…”: don’t know where this comes from • “Plastic, styrofoam, Elvis…indestructible”: the first part of this quote is on the net; the second part I can’t find – but it came from somewhere, I assure you

page 134. ‘Devil in Disguise’ is strummed…: Guardian, 24 March 2007 – that’s all I’ve got • “get closer to the children”: this was Tony Walsh – but I haven’t a reference to this precise phrase

page 135. “I’ve tried to stay the same throughout this thing”: reference lost • Elvis is the Big Bang, and the universe he detonated is still expanding, the pieces are still flying: somewhere in Greil Marcus, Dead Elvis (NY, 1991) but I don’t have a page number • “Bill Clinton thinks he’s Elvis but we’ve got the real thing”: reference lost

page 136. Whether this be imaginable or not…: somewhere in Fort, obviously, but I don’t know where (which is quite neat, given his underlying metaphysic)

page 138. what is reality without its simulations?: reference lost

page 139. The great thing about a joke with a double meaning…: Ronnie Barker (no further details)

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