The personnel differs from the later "classic" lineup: Signe Toly Anderson was the female vocalist and Skip Spence played drums. RCA executives found some of the lyrics too sexually suggestive.
They had the band change the lyrics in "Let Me In" from "I gotta get in, you know where" to "You shut your door, now it ain't fair", and "Don't tell me you want money" to "Don't tell me it's so funny".
In "Run Around" they had the end of the line "Blinded by colors come flashing from flowers that sway as you lay under me" altered to " With "Runnin' 'Round This World" the executives insisted that "trips" in the line "The nights I've spent with you have been fantastic trips" referred to taking LSD, though the band insisted it was merely common slang.
Even replacing the word "trips" with a guitar arpeggio did not placate RCA's concerns with the line's sexual connotations and refused its inclusion on the album, and the recording remained Tobacco Road - Jefferson Airplane - Surrealistic Pillow / Jefferson Airplane Takes Off (Reel-To-Reel for the next eight years. The album's release drew little press attention at a time when mainstream newspapers did not normally cover rock releases and the Duality (Single Version) - Slipknot - Duality press was yet in its infancy.
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