“Sometime in New York City ” is a double LP – partly a studio recording – part-live double album by John Lennon & Yoko Ono, with the American rock band Elephant’s Memory & Invisible Strings.
The live portion, released as Live Jam, was recorded on 15 December 1969 at the Lyceum Ballroom in London for a UNICEF charity concert and on 6 June 1971 at Fillmore East in New York City.
Musicians who contributed to the 1969 performance included Eric Clapton, George Harrison, Nicky Hopkins, Keith Moon and Klaus Voormann, while the 1971 performance featured Frank Zappa and his band the Mothers of Invention.
Released in June 1972 in the US and in September 1972 in the UK on Apple Records, it is Lennon’s third post-Beatles solo album.
Original Label with Fold-out “Newspaper” cover jacket. 2 Disc LP Apple SVB 3392 1972 *****