Shut Up 'n' Play Yer Guitar

Release Date: 11/05/1981

Zappa

CD Release 1987

EMI CDS 7 90084 2

UPC: 077779008421 UK

Official Release #031, #032 & #033

CD 1

Shut Up 'n Play Yer Guitar
 1.Five-Five-FIVE 2:36
 2.Hog Heaven 2:46
 3.Shut Up 'n PLay Yer Guitar 5:35
 4.While You Were Out 6:09
 5.Treacherous Cretins 5:30
 6.Heavy Duty Judy 4:39
 7.Soup 'n Old Clothes 8:03
Shut Up 'n Play Yer Guitar Some More
 8.Variations on the Carlos Santana Secret Chord Progression 3:56
 9.Gee, I Like Your Pants 2:32
10.Canarsie 6:06
11.Ship Ahoy 5:24

Total Playing Time 53:16

CD 2
 1.The Deathless Horsie 6:19
 2.Shut Up 'n Play Yer Guitar Some More 6:52
 3.Pink Napkins 4:40
Return of the Son of Shut Up 'n Play Yer Guitar
 4.Beat It With Your Fist 1:40
 5.Return of the Son of Shut Up 'n Play Yer Guitar 8:45
 6.Pinnocchio's Furniture 2:05
 7.Why Johnny Can't Read 4:40
 8.Stucco Homes 8:56
 9.Canard du jour 10:09

Total Playing Time 54:06

Zappa: Shut Up 'n' Play Yer Guitar

Frank Zappa: lead guitar, bouzouki

Warren Cucurullo: rhythm guitar, electric sitar

Jean-Luc Ponty: baritone violin
Ike Willis: rhythm guitar
Ray White: rhythm guitar
Steve Vai: rhythm guitar
Denny Walley: rhythm guitar
Tommy Mars: keyboards
Peter Wolf: keyboards
Bob Harris: keyboards

Eddie Jobson: keyboards

André Lewis: keyboards
Arthur Barrow: bass
Patrick O'Hearn: bass
Roy Estrada: bass
Terry Bozzio: drums
Vinnie Colaiuta: drums

Ed Mann: percussion

Best Songs
 5.Treacherous Cretins 4/5
 3.Pink Napkins 4/5
 8.Stucco Homes 4/5

Good Songs

 3.Shut Up 'n PLay Yer Guitar 3,5/5
 4.While You Were Out 3,5/5

 1.The Deathless Horsie 3,5/5

 2.Shut Up 'n Play Yer Guitar Some More 3,5/5

 5.Return of the Son of Shut Up 'n Play Yer Guitar 3,5/5

 7.Why Johnny Can't Read 3,5/5

 2.Hog Heaven 3/5

 6.Heavy Duty Judy 3/5
 7.Soup 'n Old Clothes 3/5
 8.Variations on the Carlos Santana Secret Chord Progression 3/5
 9.Gee, I Like Your Pants 3/5

11.Ship Ahoy 3/5

 4.Beat It With Your Fist 3/5

 6.Pinnocchio's Furniture 3/5

10.Canarsie 2,5/5

 9.Canard du jour 2,5/5

 1.Five-Five-FIVE 2/5
Terrible Songs
None - No song Got a Score Lower Than 2/5

Personal Score 3,20 / 5
"Fantastic Top 10 Album" Jany

Related Links

Disc 1

Matrix / Runout: CDP 7 90085 2 · MASTERED BY NIMBUS

Disc 2

Matrix / Runout: CDP 7 90086 2 · MASTERED BY NIMBUS

Label Code: LC 0542

Distribution Code: UK: CDFZ2

Rights Society: BIEM / MCPS