"Motel 6" (also known as "Slow Gin Fizzzz" or "Slo Gin Fizz") is an unreleased song by Lana Del Rey.
"Motel 6" is registered to the Harry Fox Agency as "Motel 6" with the writers credited as Del Rey and The Rural, however four recordings of the track have leaked. An acapella demo, similar to the acapella demo of "Carmen" and "Methamphetamines", leaked on October 5, 2012, followed by a version of the song produced by Jeff Peretz that leaked on February 3, 2013. A home-recorded acoustic demo leaked September 13, 2014, under the title "Slow Gin Fizzzz". A snippet of the version registered with The Rural leaked August 15, 2016, under the title "Motel 6 (Vicarage)", with the full version leaking the following day on August 16. A 5th version, produced by David Kahne, has been confirmed by himself via E-mail.
Several stem snippets from The Rural demo leaked on April 18, 2017. These include acapella, a vocal outtake, a drum and a guitar stem.
- References to Jim are also found in many songs, perhaps most notably "Ultraviolence".
- References to Chuck Grant, Del Rey's sister.
- Reference to "Diet Mountain Dew".
- A Pontiac heaven is also mentioned in "Axl Rose Husband".
- The state of New Jersey is also referenced in songs such as "Hundred Dollar Bill", "Pin Up Galore", "Dangerous Girl" and "Methamphetamines".
- Asking about a girl's "worth" is also referenced in "This Is What Makes Us Girls".
- "Cherry pie" is also mentioned in songs such as "Cola", "I Was In a Bad Way", "Summer of Sam", "Betty Boop Boop", "Behind Closed Doors" and "Caught You Boy".
- Acapella demo (leaked as Slow Gin Fizz) – 1:40
- Acoustic demo (leaked as Slow Gin Fizzzz) – 2:26
- Peretz demo/alternate version (leaked as Slo Gin Slo III) – 2:54
- The Rural demo (leaked as Vicarage) – 3:16
The Rural demoEdit
- ↑ HFA Song Code: M7477T