Tracklist

CD 1: Rio Grande Mud
# Title Rating Length
1 Francine
2:54
2 Just Got Paid
3:49
3 Mushmouth Shoutin’
3:45
4 Ko Ko Blue
4:23
5 Chevrolet
3:20
6 Apologies to Pearly
2:47
7 Bar‐B‐Q
3:23
8 Sure Got Cold After the Rain Fell
6:49
9 Whiskey’n Mama
3:21
10 Down Brownie
2:26
CD 3: Tres hombres
# Title Rating Length
1 Waitin’ for the Bus
3:03
2 Jesus Just Left Chicago
3 3:34
3 Beer Drinkers & Hell Raisers
4 3:28
4 Master of Sparks
2 3:36
5 Hot, Blue and Righteous
5 3:20
6 Move Me on Down the Line
2:36
7 Precious and Grace
3:14
8 La Grange
4.65 3:55
9 Shiek
4:11
10 Have You Heard?
3:21
CD 4: Fandango!
# Title Rating Length
1 Thunderbird
4:10
2 Jailhouse Rock
3 1:56
3 Backdoor Medley: Backdoor Love Affair / Mellow Down Easy / Backdoor Love Affair No. 2 / Long Distance Boogie
9:52
4 Nasty Dogs and Funky Kings
2:44
5 Blue Jean Blues
4 4:44
6 Balinese
2:37
7 Mexican Blackbird
3 3:06
8 Heard It on the X
3 2:26
9 Tush
4.5 2:17
CD 5: Degüello
# Title Rating Length
1 I Thank You
3 3:26
2 She Loves My Automobile
2:23
3 I’m Bad, I’m Nationwide
3 4:53
4 A Fool for Your Stockings
4:17
5 Manic Mechanic
2:36
6 Dust My Broom
3:09
7 Lowdown in the Street
2:50
8 Hi Fi Mama
2:25
9 Cheap Sunglasses
3 4:48
10 Esther Be the One
3:31
CD 6: Eliminator
# Title Rating Length
1 Gimme All Your Lovin
4.2 4:04
2 Got Me Under Pressure
4.4 4:03
3 Sharp Dressed Man
4.65 4:18
4 I Need You Tonight
4 6:19
5 I Got the Six
3 2:54
6 Legs
4.5 4:34
7 Thug
4 4:19
8 TV Dinners
3.5 3:51
9 Dirty Dog
4 4:07
10 If I Could Only Flag Her Down
3 3:40
11 Bad Girl
3 3:20

Credits

CD 1: Rio Grande Mud

composer:
Frank Beard (track 6)
Billy Gibbons (tracks 5–6, 8)
Bill Ham (track 6)
Dusty Hill (track 6)
lyricist:
Billy Gibbons (tracks 5, 8)
writer:
Frank Beard (tracks 2, 4, 9)
Kenny Cordray (track 1)
Billy Gibbons (tracks 1–4, 7, 9–10)
Bill Ham (tracks 2–3, 7, 9)
Dusty Hill (tracks 4, 9–10)
Steve Perron (track 1)
publisher:
April Music Co. (track 1)
BMG Rights Management (France) SARL (for imprints, please use "BMG Rights Management") (tracks 2–10)
BMG Rights Management GmbH (not for release label use!) (tracks 2–10)
Beardwalk Music, Inc. (tracks 4, 6, 9)
Billy G's Hollywood Productions Inc. (tracks 1, 3–6, 8–10)
Dust Hill House Music, Inc. (tracks 4, 6, 9)
Hamstein Music Company (tracks 2–10)
India Music (track 1)
India Music Ink (track 1)
Music of Stage Three (tracks 2–10)
Rondor Music Inc. (track 1)
Songs of Mosaic (tracks 2, 4–5, 7–9)
Stage Three Songs (tracks 2–3, 5–10)
Universal Music Publishing Group Japan (work publisher - do NOT use as a release label) (track 1)
株式会社ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (2017-04-01 –) (track 1)
has revision:
Francene (track 1)
is based on:
recording of:
Bar-B-Q (track 7)
Chevrolet (track 5)
Down Brownie (track 10)
Francine (track 1)
Just Got Paid (track 2)
Ko Ko Blue (track 4)
Mushmouth Shoutin' (track 3)
Whiskey’n Mama (track 9)

CD 3: Tres hombres

bass guitar:
Dusty Hill (tracks 1–3, 8)
membranophone:
Rube Beard (tracks 4–10)
membranophone and percussion:
Rube Beard (tracks 1–3)
guitar:
Billy Gibbons (tracks 4–7, 9–10)
bass:
Dusty Hill (tracks 4–7, 9–10)
electric guitar:
Billy Gibbons (tracks 1–3, 8)
percussion:
Rube Beard (track 1)
background vocals:
Dusty Hill (tracks 1–2)
composer:
Billy Gibbons (tracks 4–5)
engineer:
Robin Brian (tracks 2–10)
Terry Manning (US recording engineer) (tracks 2–10)
lead vocals:
Billy Gibbons (tracks 1, 3, 8)
Dusty Hill (track 3)
lyricist:
Billy Gibbons (tracks 4–5)
producer:
Bill Ham (tracks 1–10)
writer:
Rube Beard (tracks 2–3, 7–8)
Billy Gibbons (tracks 1–3, 6–10)
Dusty Hill (tracks 1–3, 6–10)
publisher:
BMG Rights Management (France) SARL (for imprints, please use "BMG Rights Management") (tracks 1–2)
BMG Rights Management GmbH (not for release label use!) (tracks 1–2)
Music of Stage Three (tracks 1–10)
Songs of Mosaic (tracks 1–4, 7–9)
Stage Three Songs (tracks 1–2, 10)
recorded at:
mash-ups:
is based on:
Boogie Chillen’ (track 8)
later translated versions:
Do steht a Haus (track 8)
recording of:
Have You Heard? (track 10)
La Grange (track 8)
Master of Sparks (track 4)
Precious and Grace (track 7)
Shiek (track 9)

CD 4: Fandango!

bass guitar:
Dusty Hill (tracks 5, 8–9)
membranophone:
Frank Beard (tracks 5, 8–9)
electric guitar:
Billy Gibbons (tracks 5, 8–9)
percussion:
Frank Beard (track 8)
composer:
Willie Dixon (track 3)
Billy Gibbons (track 3)
Mike Stoller (track 2)
engineer:
Robin Brian (tracks 2, 4–5, 7–8)
Terry Kane (tracks 2, 4–5, 7–8)
Bob Ludwig (mastering engineer) (tracks 2, 4–5, 7–8)
Jim Reeves (Engineer) (tracks 2, 4–5, 7–8)
Terry Manning (US recording engineer) (tracks 2, 4–5, 7–8)
lead vocals:
Billy Gibbons (tracks 5, 8)
Dusty Hill (tracks 8–9)
lyricist:
Willie Dixon (track 3)
Billy Gibbons (track 3)
Jerry Leiber (track 2)
mixer:
Terry Manning (US recording engineer) (track 9)
producer:
Bill Ham (tracks 2, 4–5, 7–9)
recording engineer:
Terry Manning (US recording engineer) (track 9)
writer:
Frank Beard (tracks 1, 3–9)
Billy Gibbons (tracks 1, 3, 3–9)
Bill Ham (track 3)
Dusty Hill (tracks 1, 3–9)
publisher:
BMG Rights Management (France) SARL (for imprints, please use "BMG Rights Management") (track 3)
BMG Rights Management GmbH (not for release label use!) (track 3)
Jerry Leiber Music (track 2)
Mike Stoller Music (ASCAP) (track 2)
Music of Stage Three (tracks 1, 3, 5, 7–9)
Songs of Mosaic (tracks 1, 4–5, 7–9)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (track 2)
Stage Three Songs (track 3)
recorded at:
Ardent Studios in Memphis, Tennessee, United States (tracks 4–5, 7–9)
Robin Hood Studios in Tyler, Texas, United States (tracks 4–5, 7–9)
A Warehouse in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States (1974-04) (track 2)
later parody versions:
Brush (track 9)
Jail Got Rocked (track 2)
later translated parody versions:
Bullhouse Rock (track 2)
later translated versions:
Zuchthaus Rock (track 2)
監獄ロック (track 2)
live cover recording of:
Jailhouse Rock (1974-04) (track 2)
live medley including a cover recording of:
Mellow Down Easy (track 3)
live medley including a recording of:
live recording of:
Thunderbird (track 1)
recording of:
Balinese (track 6)
Blue Jean Blues (track 5)
Heard It on the X (track 8)
Mexican Blackbird (track 7)
Tush (track 9)
referred to in medleys:
Swing the Mood (track 2)

CD 5: Degüello

electric bass guitar:
Dusty Hill (tracks 3, 9)
membranophone:
Frank Beard (tracks 3, 9)
electric guitar:
Billy Gibbons (tracks 3, 9)
percussion:
Frank Beard (tracks 3, 9)
additional composer:
Robert Johnson (1930s blues legend) (track 6)
additional lyricist:
Robert Johnson (1930s blues legend) (track 6)
composer:
Elmore James (track 6)
engineer:
Terry Manning (US recording engineer) (tracks 1–5, 9)
lyricist:
Elmore James (track 6)
producer:
Bill Ham (tracks 1–5, 9)
vocals:
Billy Gibbons (tracks 3, 9)
Dusty Hill (tracks 3, 9)
writer:
Frank Beard (tracks 2–5, 7–10)
Billy Gibbons (tracks 2–5, 7–10)
Isaac Hayes (track 1)
Dusty Hill (tracks 2–5, 7–10)
David Porter (US soul musician, producer & songwriter) (track 1)
publisher:
Cotillion Music Inc. (BMI) (track 1)
Irving Music, Inc. (track 1)
Music of Stage Three (tracks 3, 9)
Songs of Mosaic (tracks 2–5, 9)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 1)
Walden Music, Inc. (track 1)
recorded at:
sampled by:
Cheap Sunglasses by Apathy (track 9)
cover recording of:
Dust My Broom (track 6)
I Thank You (track 1)
later versions:
Dust My Blues (track 6)
I Believe (track 6)
recording of:
Cheap Sunglasses (track 9)
Esther Be the One (track 10)
Hi Fi Mama (track 8)
Manic Mechanic (track 5)
version of:

CD 6: Eliminator

electric bass guitar:
Dusty Hill (tracks 1–3)
membranophone:
Frank Beard (tracks 1–3)
electric guitar:
Billy Gibbons (tracks 1–3)
percussion:
Frank Beard (tracks 1–3)
engineer:
Terry Manning (US recording engineer) (tracks 1–3, 5, 8–10)
producer:
Bill Ham (tracks 1–3, 5, 8–10)
vocals:
Billy Gibbons (tracks 1–3)
Dusty Hill (tracks 1–3)
writer:
Frank Beard (tracks 1–11)
Billy Gibbons (tracks 1–11)
Dusty Hill (tracks 1–11)
phonographic copyright by:
Telstar Records Plc (1996 –) (track 1)
publisher:
Music of Stage Three (tracks 1–10)
Songs of Mosaic (tracks 1–3, 5–6, 8–10)
recorded at:
Ardent Studios in Memphis, Tennessee, United States (tracks 1–3, 5, 8–10)
mash-ups:
later parody versions:
Kivinen on rakkaus (track 1)
Smart Blest Man (track 3)
later translated parody versions:
Ryhtivaliohumppa (track 3)
later translated versions:
Neiche Schoin (track 3)
recording of:
Bad Girl (track 11)
Dirty Dog (track 9)
I Got the Six (track 5)
I Need You Tonight (track 4)
Legs (track 6)
Sharp Dressed Man (track 3)
TV Dinners (track 8)
Thug (track 7)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Polkas (track 3)

Release Group

includes: Degüello by ZZ Top
Eliminator by ZZ Top
Fandango! by ZZ Top
Rio Grande Mud by ZZ Top
Tres hombres by ZZ Top
part of: Original Album Series (Rhino / Warner 5 first albums compilations)
standalone website: http://www.originalalbumseries.com/store/products,original-album-series_39856.htm [info]