Joe's Garage Acts I, II & III

Release Date: 17/09 & 19/11/1979


CD Release 17/06/1987

EMI CDS 7 90087 2

UPC: 077779008704 UK

Official Release #028 & #029

CD 1
Act 1

 1.The Central Scrutinizer 3:29
 2.Joe's Garage 6:12
 3.Catholic Girls 4:24
 4.Crew Slut 6:36
 5.Wet T-Shirt Night 4:43
 6.Toad O-Line 4:19
 7.Why Does It Hurt When I Pee? 2:36
 8.Lucille Has Messed My Mind Up 7:17
Act 2
 9.A Token of My Extreme 5:29
10.Stick It Out 4:34
11.Sy Borg 8:56

Total Playing Time 58:35
CD 2
 1.Dong Work for Yuda 5:04
 2.Keep It Greasy 8:21
 3.Outside Now 5:50
Act 3
 4.He Used to Cut the Grass 8:35
 5.Packard Goose 11:36
 6.Watermelon in Easter Hay 9:09
 7.A Little Green Rosetta 8:17

Total Playing Time 56:52

Zappa: Joe's Garage Acts I, II & III

The Musicians

Frank Zappa: lead guitar, vocals
Warren Cuccurullo: rhythm guitar, vocals
Denny Walley: slide guitar, vocals
Ike Willis: lead vocals
Peter Wolf: keyboards 
Tommy Mars: keyboards
Arthur Barrow: bass, guitar (CD1 2), vocals

Patrick O'Hearn: bass (CD2 3,4)
Ed Mann: percussion, vocals
Vinnie Colaiuta: drums
Jeff Hollie: tenor sax
Marginal Chagrin (Earle Dumler): baritone sax
Stumuk (Bill Nugent): bass sax
Dale Bozzio: vocals 
Al Malkin: vocals
Craig Steward: harmonica 
The Cast
Frank Zappa: Central Scrutinizer, Larry, L. Ron Hoover, Father Riley & Buddy Jones
Ike Willis: Joe
Dale Bozzio: Mary
Denny Walley: Mrs. Borg
Al Malkin: Officer Butzis
Warren Cuccurullo & Ed Mann: Sy Borg
Terry Bozzio: Bold- Headed John
The Utility Muffin Research Kitchen Chorus

Al Malkin, Warren Cuccurullo, Dale Bozzio, Geordie Hormel, Barbara Issak & most of the people who work at Village Recorders

Best Songs

 7.Why Does It Hurt When I Pee? 5/5

 6.Watermelon in Easter Hay 5/5

 4.Crew Slut 4,5/5

 8.Lucille Has Messed My Mind Up 4,5/5

 7.A Little Green Rosetta 4,5/5
 1.The Central Scrutinizer 4/5
 2.Joe's Garage 4/5
 3.Catholic Girls 4/5
 6.Toad O-Line 4/5

11.Sy Borg 4/5

 3.Outside Now 4/5

 4.He Used to Cut the Grass 4/5

Good Songs
 5.Wet T-Shirt Night 3,5/5
 9.A Token of My Extreme 3,5/5
10.Stick It Out 3,5/5
 1.Dong Work for Yuda 3,5/5
 2.Keep It Greasy 3,5/5
 5.Packard Goose 3,5/5
Terrible Songs
None - No song Got a Score Lower Than 2/5

Personal Score 4,03 / 5
"Fantastic Top 10 Album" Jany

Related Links

Disc 1

Matrix / Runout: CDP 7 90088 2 MASTERED BY NIMBUS

Disc 2

Matrix / Runout: CDP 7 90089 2 MASTERED BY NIMBUS

Label Code: LC 0542

Distribution Code: UK: CDFZ1

Rights Society: BIEM / MCPS