Annotation

2012 reissue of 1988 album. Source: 1994 1630 Digital Master. This is Official Release #53.

Annotation last modified on 2012-11-11 12:42 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Elvis Has Just Left the Building
2:25
2 Planet of the Baritone Women
2:49
3 Any Kind of Pain
5:42
4 Dickie’s Such an Asshole
5:46
5 When the Lie’s So Big
3:38
6 Rhymin’ Man
3:50
7 Promiscuous
2:02
8 The Untouchables
2:26
9 Why Don’t You Like Me?
2:58
10 Bacon Fat
1:29
11 Stolen Moments
2:58
12 Murder by Numbers
5:37
13 Jezebel Boy
2:27
14 Outside Now
7:50
15 Hot Plate Heaven at the Green Hotel
6:41
16 What Kind of Girl?
3:17
17 Jesus Thinks You’re a Jerk
9:16

Credits

CD 1

electric bass guitar:
Scott Thunes (tracks 1–17)
membranophone:
Chad Wackerman (tracks 1–17)
electric guitar [lead]:
Frank Zappa (tracks 1–17)
percussion:
Ed Mann (tracks 1–17)
arranger:
Oliver Nelson (track 11)
Frank Zappa (tracks 1–17)
composer:
Oliver Nelson (track 11)
Andy Summers (track 12)
Frank Zappa (tracks 3, 14–15)
conductor:
Frank Zappa (tracks 1–17)
engineer:
Harry Andronis (tracks 1–17)
Bob Stone (engineer, studio technician, producer, songwriter) (tracks 1–17)
guest performer:
Sting (singer, songwriter & member of The Police) (track 12)
guest vocals:
Eric Buxton (track 17)
lyricist:
Mark Murphy (US jazz singer) (track 11)
Sting (singer, songwriter & member of The Police) (track 12)
Frank Zappa (track 3)
producer:
Frank Zappa (tracks 1–17)
recording engineer:
UMRK Mobile (Use only for 'Recording By' credits) (tracks 1–17)
phonographic copyright by:
Zappa Family Trust (Legal entity which holds title and copyright to Frank Zappa's musical and artistic products) (1988) (tracks 1–17)
engineered at:
live cover recording of:
Murder by Numbers (track 12)
live recording of:
Any Kind of Pain (track 3)
Bacon Fat (track 10)
Jezebel Boy (track 13)
Outside Now (track 14)
Promiscuous (track 7)
Rhymin' Man (track 6)
Stolen Moments (track 11)
The Untouchables (track 8)
recording of:
version of:

Release

ASIN: US: B00919V30C [info]

Release Group

Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/53922 [info]
Wikidata: Q849970 [info]
Wikipedia: en: Broadway the Hard Way [info]