Annotation

2012 reissue of 1988 album. Source: 1994 1630 Digital Master. This is Official Release #50.

Annotation last modified on 2012-11-11 11:54 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Sexual Harassment in the Workplace
3:43
2 Which One Is It?
3:05
3 Republicans
5:08
4 Do Not Pass Go
3:37
5 Chalk Pie
4:52
6 In‐A‐Gadda‐Stravinsky
2:50
7 That’s Not Really Reggae
3:17
8 When No One Was No One
4:49
9 Once Again, Without the Net
3:44
10 Outside Now (original solo)
5:28
11 Jim & Tammy’s Upper Room
3:12
12 Were We Ever Really Safe in San Antonio?
2:50
13 That Ol’ G Minor Thing Again
5:02
14 Hotel Atlanta Incidentals
2:44
15 That’s Not Really a Shuffle
4:24
16 Move It or Park It
5:44
17 Sunrise Redeemer
3:58
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Variations on Sinister #3
5:16
2 Orrin Hatch on Skis
2:12
3 But Who Was Fulcanelli?
2:49
4 For Duane
3:25
5 GOA
4:51
6 Winos Do Not March
3:14
7 Swans? What Swans?
4:24
8 Too Ugly for Show Business
4:20
9 Systems of Edges
5:32
10 Do Not Try This at Home
3:50
11 Things That Look Like Meat
6:54
12 Watermelon in Easter Hay
4:03
13 Canadian Customs
3:35
14 Is That All There Is?
4:08
15 It Ain’t Necessarily the Saint James Infirmary
5:14

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
Wiesbaden, Hessen, Germany (1979-02) (track 10)
San Diego, California, United States (1981-12) (track 1)
Bordeaux, Gironde, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France (1982-06) (track 11)
Cologne, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany (1982-06) (track 8)
Frankfurt am Main, Hessen, Germany (1982-06) (track 16)
London, England, United Kingdom (1982-06) (track 4)
Zurich, Zürich, Switzerland (1982-06) (track 13)
London, England, United Kingdom (1984-09) (track 7)
Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States (1984-11) (track 17)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States (1984-11) (track 3)
Portland, Oregon, United States (1984-11) (track 9)
San Antonio, Texas, United States (1984-11) (track 12)
membranophone:
Vinnie Colaiuta (drummer) (1979-02) (track 10)
Chad Wackerman (1981-12) (track 1)
Chad Wackerman (1982-06) (tracks 4, 8, 11, 13, 16)
Chad Wackerman (1984-09) (track 7)
Chad Wackerman (1984-11) (tracks 3, 9, 12, 17)
slide guitar:
Denny Walley (1979-02) (track 10)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Warren Cuccurullo (1979-02) (track 10)
Ray White (1981-12) (track 1)
Ray White (1982-06) (tracks 4, 8, 11, 13, 16)
Ray White (1984-09) (track 7)
Ike Willis (1984-09) (track 7)
Ray White (1984-11) (tracks 3, 9, 12, 17)
Ike Willis (1984-11) (tracks 3, 9, 12, 17)
guitar [stunt guitar]:
Steve Vai (1981-12) (track 1)
Steve Vai (1982-06) (tracks 4, 8, 11, 13, 16)
bass:
Arthur Barrow (1979-02) (track 10)
Scott Thunes (1981-12) (track 1)
Scott Thunes (1982-06) (tracks 4, 8, 11, 13, 16)
Scott Thunes (1984-09) (track 7)
Scott Thunes (1984-11) (tracks 3, 9, 12, 17)
percussion:
Ed Mann (1979-02) (track 10)
Ed Mann (1981-12) (track 1)
Ed Mann (1982-06) (tracks 4, 8, 11, 13, 16)
keyboard:
Tommy Mars (1979-02) (track 10)
Peter Wolf (Austrian classical/jazz composer/producer, keyboards for Zappa) (1979-02) (track 10)
Tommy Mars (1981-12) (track 1)
Bobby Martin (US french horn, saxophone & keyboard player) (1981-12) (track 1)
Tommy Mars (1982-06) (tracks 4, 8, 11, 13, 16)
Bobby Martin (US french horn, saxophone & keyboard player) (1982-06) (tracks 4, 8, 11, 13, 16)
Bobby Martin (US french horn, saxophone & keyboard player) (1984-09) (track 7)
Allan Zavod (1984-09) (track 7)
Bobby Martin (US french horn, saxophone & keyboard player) (1984-11) (tracks 3, 9, 12, 17)
Allan Zavod (1984-11) (tracks 9, 12, 17)
saxophone:
Bobby Martin (US french horn, saxophone & keyboard player) (1982-06) (track 8)
composer:
Frank Zappa (track 10)
producer:
Frank Zappa (tracks 1, 3–4, 7–13, 16–17)
solo guitar:
Frank Zappa (1979-02) (track 10)
Frank Zappa (1981-12) (track 1)
Frank Zappa (1982-06) (tracks 4, 8, 11, 13, 16)
Frank Zappa (1984-09) (track 7)
Frank Zappa (1984-11) (tracks 3, 9, 12, 17)
vocals:
Bobby Martin (US french horn, saxophone & keyboard player) (1982-06) (track 8)
live recording of:
Outside Now (1979-02) (track 10)
Do Not Pass Go (1982-06) (track 4)
Jim (1982-06) (track 11)
Move It or Park It (1982-06) (track 16)
That Ol' G Minor Thing Again (1982-06) (track 13)
When No One Was No One (1982-06) (track 8)
That's Not Really Reggae (1984-09) (track 7)
Once Again, Without the Net (1984-11) (track 9)
Republicans (1984-11) (track 3)
Sunrise Redeemer (1984-11) (track 17)

CD 2

recorded in:
Wiesbaden, Hessen, Germany (1979-02) (track 9)
Salt Lake City, Utah, United States (1981-12) (track 11)
Cologne, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany (1982-06) (track 3)
Atlanta, Georgia, United States (1984-11) (track 4)
Chicago, Illinois, United States (1984-11) (track 5)
Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States (1984-11) (track 6)
membranophone:
Vinnie Colaiuta (drummer) (1979-02) (track 9)
Chad Wackerman (1981-12) (track 11)
Chad Wackerman (1982-06) (track 3)
Chad Wackerman (1984-07) (track 12)
Chad Wackerman (1984-11) (tracks 4–6)
slide guitar:
Denny Walley (1979-02) (track 9)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Warren Cuccurullo (1979-02) (track 9)
Ray White (1981-12) (track 11)
Ray White (1982-06) (track 3)
Ray White (1984-07) (track 12)
Ike Willis (1984-07) (track 12)
Ray White (1984-11) (tracks 4–6)
Ike Willis (1984-11) (tracks 5–6)
guitar [stunt guitar]:
Steve Vai (1981-12) (track 11)
Steve Vai (1982-06) (track 3)
bass:
Arthur Barrow (1979-02) (track 9)
Scott Thunes (1981-12) (track 11)
Scott Thunes (1982-06) (track 3)
Scott Thunes (1984-07) (track 12)
Scott Thunes (1984-11) (tracks 4–6)
percussion:
Ed Mann (1979-02) (track 9)
Ed Mann (1981-12) (track 11)
Ed Mann (1982-06) (track 3)
keyboard:
Tommy Mars (1979-02) (track 9)
Peter Wolf (Austrian classical/jazz composer/producer, keyboards for Zappa) (1979-02) (track 9)
Bobby Martin (US french horn, saxophone & keyboard player) (1981-12) (track 11)
Tommy Mars (1982-06) (track 3)
Bobby Martin (US french horn, saxophone & keyboard player) (1982-06) (track 3)
Bobby Martin (US french horn, saxophone & keyboard player) (1984-07) (track 12)
Allan Zavod (1984-07) (track 12)
Bobby Martin (US french horn, saxophone & keyboard player) (1984-11) (tracks 4–6)
Allan Zavod (1984-11) (tracks 4–6)
composer:
Frank Zappa (track 12)
producer:
Frank Zappa (tracks 3–6, 9, 11–12)
solo guitar:
Frank Zappa (1979-02) (track 9)
Frank Zappa (1981-12) (track 11)
Frank Zappa (1982-06) (track 3)
Frank Zappa (1984-07) (track 12)
Frank Zappa (1984-11) (tracks 4–6)
recorded at:
live recording of:
Systems of Edges (1979-02) (track 9)
Things That Look Like Meat (1981-12) (track 11)
But Who Was Fulcanelli? (1982-06) (track 3)
Watermelon in Easter Hay (1984-07) (track 12)
For Duane (1984-11) (track 4)
GOA (1984-11) (track 5)
Winos Do Not March (1984-11) (track 6)

Release

ASIN: US: B00919V33E [info]

Release Group

Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/53940 [info]