200 Motels

Release Date: 17/12/2021

Frank Zappa

CD Release 17/12/2021

ZAPPA RECORDS ZR 20037

UPC: 602438384136 EU

Official Release #120

CD 4 200 Motels Dialog Protection Reels (Continued)
1.Scene 90: Biff Debris & Jeff 4:39
2.Scene 84-85: Penis Dimension 4:39
3.Scene 32: Mystery Roach (Acoustic) / "Yeah? Well Fine!" 1:20
4.Scene 71: What Will the Evening Bring Me This Morning 1:39
5.Scene 92: Jeff Flips Out/I'm Stealing the Room 2:56
6.Scene 100: Strictly Genteel 5:02
7.Scene 100: 200 Motels Finale 10:12
Bonus Swill, Part 1    
8."I Was Gonna Make a Movie One Time..." 0:20
9.200 Motels Movie Ad #1    0:25
10.What's the Name of Your Group? (FZ Edit) 2:59
11.200 Motels Movie Ad #2 0:56
12.FZ on Ringo Starr 0:15
13.Ringo Starr on 200 Motels 2:59
14.200 Motels Movie Ad #3 0:54
15.Motorhead's Midnight Ranch (Mix Outtake) 1:31
16.Looking for Newts 3:21
17."They Are Only in It for the Money" 1:09
18.200 Motels Movie Ad #4 0:27
19.200 Motels Commercial Session Outtakes 10:42
20.Does This Kind of Life Look Interesting to You? (Mix Outtake) 2:26
21."I Shall Ruin All the Tapes" 0:25
22.Janet's Big Dance Number (Basic Tracks) 1:20
23.Martin Lickert Voice-Over 0:22
24.Touring Can Make You Crazy (Mix Outtake) 2:53
25.Penis Dimension (Instrumental Alternate Take) 2:13
26.Centerville (Mix Outtake) 2:51
27.Mystery Roach (Alternate Master) 3:26
28.Magic Fingers (Mix Outtake) 2:58
29.200 Motels Movie Ad #5 0:55

Total Playing Time 76:14

CD 5 200 Motels Vault Alternates and Outtakes

1.What Is 200 Motels? 2:59

2.Theodore Bikel Voice-Over (Alternate Take) 0:32

3.Semi-Fraudulent / Direct-From-Hollywood Overture (Mix Outtake) 2:10

4.What's the Name of Your Group? (Complete Sequence, Part I) 3:43

5.What's the Name of Your Group? (Complete Sequence, Part II) 2:45

6.What's the Name of Your Group? (Complete Sequence, Part III) 2:13

7.Can I Help You With This Dummy? 2:05

8.Pianos for the Pleated Gazelle 1:16

9.Synth Tracks I 1:29

10.Would You Like a Snack? (Alternate Take) 2:11

11.Howard Kaylan / Mark Volman Voice-Over 0:16

12.Centerville (Rough Mix) 2:53

13.This Town Is a Sealed Tuna Sandwich (Prologue, Mix Outtake) 0:56

14.Tuna Fish Promenade (Mix Outtake) 2:31

15.The Sealed Tuna Bolero (Alternate Take) 1:41

16.Lonesome Cowboy Burt (Mix Outtake) 3:52

17.Naval Aviation in Art? 2:17

18.Redneck Eats / the Restaurant Scene (Basic Tracks) 3:50

19.Mystery Roach (Basic Tracks) 4:06

20.I Have Seen the Pleated Gazelle 6:16

21.Dew on the Newts We Got (Rough Mix) 1:12

22.The Lad Searches the Night for His Newts (Rough Mix) 0:52

23.Motorhead's Midnight Ranch (Rough Mix) 2:04

24.The Girl Wants Fix Him Some Broth (Rough Mix, Alternate Ending) 1:12

25.The Girl's Dream (Rough Mix) 0:56

26.Little Green Scratchy Sweaters and Courduroy Ponce (Rough Mix) 1:15

27.Scene 43 - A Cardboard Box 0:39

28.Scene 44 0:50

29.A Nun Suit Painted on Some Old Boxes (Rough Mix) 1:10

30.She Painted Up Her Face (Compressed Mix) 1:42

31.The Secret Stare 3:25

32.Half a Dozen Provocative Squats (Compressed Mix) 1:56

33.Lucy's Seduction of a Bored Violinist (Basic Tracks) 1:32

34.Shove It Right in (Compressed Mix) 2:33

35.Postlude (Basic Tracks) 3:08

36.What Will This Evening Bring Me This Morning (Mix Outtake) 4:07

Total Playing Time 78:34

CD 6 Vault Alternates and Outtakes (Continued)
1.Daddy, Daddy, Daddy (Alternate Take) 3:16
2.Magic Fingers (Alternate Take) 3:41
3.Penis Dimension (Basic Tracks) 4:40
4.Scene 86 1:28
5.Scene 87 (Alternate Take) 3:16
6.Synth Tracks II 1:58
7.I'm Stealing the Towels (Basic Tracks, Alternate Take) 2:15
8.Scene 94 - "He's Always Watching Me" 0:34
9.Dental Hygiene Dilemma (Part I, Basic Tracks) 6:21
10.Does This Kind of Life Look Interesting to You? (Mix Outtake) 0:53
11.Dental Hygiene Dilemma (Part II, Basic Tracks) 2:44
12.Strictly Genteel (Basic Tracks) 8:05
13.200 Motels Finale (Alternate Take) 3:17
14.200 Motels Finale (Master Take Basic Tracks, Unedited Ending) 5:59
Bonus Swill, Part 2    
15.Movie Theater Skit (Commercial Session Outtake) 1:29
16.200 Motels Album Ad #1 1:01
17.Script Rehearsal Trim 2:50
18.Lonesome Cowboy Burt (In Rehearsal 1969) 2:56
19.Lonesome Cowboy Burt (In Rehearsal 1970) 3:38
20.200 Motels Album Ad #2 0:31
21.Penis Dimension Jingle Music 0:18
22.TV Hype (Commercial Session Outtake) 6:36
23.200 Motels Movie Ad #6 0:11

Total Playing Time 67:57

Frank Zappa Featuring The Mothers of Invention & The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra: 200 Motels

Frank Zappa: bass, guitar, producer, orchestration

George Duke: trombone, keyboards

Ian Underwood: keyboards, woodwinds

Big Jim Sullivan: guitar, orchestration
Martin Lickert: bass

Aynsley Dunbar: drums
Ruth Underwood: percussion, orchestra drum set
Jimmy Carl Black: vocals (CD1-9) 
Howard Kaylan: vocals
Mark Volman: vocals, photography
Jim Pons: voices, bass
Theodore Bikel: narrator
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Elgar Howarth: conductor
The Top Score Singers

David Van Asch: conductor
Phyllis Bryn-Julson: soprano
Classical Guitar Ensemble

John Williams: superviser

Best Songs

1.23.Daddy, Daddy, Daddy 4/5

Good Songs

2.16.Magic Fingers 3,5/5

1.2.Mystery Roach 3/5

1.14.She Painted Up Her Face 3/5

1.16.Half a Dozen Provocative Squats 3/5

1.18.Shove It Right In 3/5

1.25.What Will This Evening Bring Me This Morning 3/5

2.9.Strictly Genteel (The Finale) 3/5

1.9.Lonesome Cowboy Burt 2,5/5

1.11.Would You Like a Snack? 2,5/5

1.15.Janet's Big Dance Number 2,5/5

1.19.Lucy's Seduction of a Bored Violinist & Postlude 2,5/5

1.1.Semi-Fraudulent / Direct-From-Hollywood Overture 2/5

1.6.Dance of the Just Plain Folks 2/5

1.10.Touring Can Make You Crazy 2/5

1.20.I'm Stealing the Towels 2/5

2.3.Motorhead's Midnight Ranch 2/5
2.4.Dew on the Newts We Got 2/5
Terrible Songs

1.5.Tuna Fish Promenade 1,5/5

1.12.Redneck Eats 1,5/5
1.13.Centerville 1,5/5

1.17.Mysterioso 1,5/5

1.21.Dental Hygiene Dilemma 1,5/5

1.22.Does This Kind of Life Look Interesting to You? 1,5/5

1.24.Penis Dimension 1,5/5

2.1.A Nun Suit Painted on Some Old Boxes 1/5

2.7.The Girl's Dream 1/5
1.3.Dance of the Rock & Roll Interviewers 0,5/5

1.4.This Town Is a Sealed Tuna Sandwich (Prologue) 0,5/5
1.7.This Town Is a Sealed Tuna Sandwich (Reprise) 0,5/5
1.8.The Sealed Tuna Bolero 0,5/5
2.5.The Lad Searches the Night for His Newts 0,5/5
2.6.The Girl Wants to Fix Him Some Broth 0,5/5
2.8.Little Green Scratchy Sweaters & Courduroy Ponce 0,5/5

Personal Score 1,79 / 5
"Soundtrack" Jany

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CD 1 200 Motels Original Soundtrack

1.Semi‐Fraudulent / Direct‐From‐Hollywood Overture 1:59
2.Mystery Roach 2:33
3.Dance of the Rock & Roll Interviewers 0:48
4.This Town Is a Sealed Tuna Sandwich (Prologue) 0:56
5.Tuna Fish Promenade 2:30
6.Dance of the Just Plain Folks 4:40
7.This Town Is a Sealed Tuna Sandwich (Reprise) 0:59
8.The Sealed Tuna Bolero 1:41
9.Lonesome Cowboy Burt 3:57
10.Touring Can Make You Crazy 2:52
11.Would You Like a Snack? 1:23
12.Redneck Eats 3:03
13.Centerville 2:31
14.She Painted Up Her Face 1:42
15.Janet’s Big Dance Number 1:18
16.Half a Dozen Provocative Squats 1:58
17.Mysterioso 0:49
18 Shove It Right in 2:33
19.Lucy’s Seduction of a Bored Violinist & Postlude 4:02
20.I’m Stealing the Towels 2:15
21.Dental Hygiene Dilemma 5:11
22.Does This Kind of Life Look Interesting to You? 3:00
23.Daddy, Daddy, Daddy 3:12
24.Penis Dimension 4:37
25.What Will This Evening Bring Me This Morning 3:32

Total Playing Time 64:01

CD 2 200 Motels Original Soundtrack (Continued)

1.A Nun Suit Painted on Some Old Boxes 1:09
2.Magic Fingers 3:53
3.Motorhead’s Midnight Ranch 1:29
4.Dew on the Newts We Got 1:09
5.The Lad Searches the Night for His Newts 0:41
6.The Girl Wants to Fix Him Some Broth 1:10
7.The Girl’s Dream 0:54
8.Little Green Scratchy Sweaters & Courduroy Ponce 1:00
9.Strictly Genteel (The Finale) 11:11
200 Motels Demos, 2nd Movement – Rock Music    
10.Road Ladies (Alternate Mix) 4:10
11.What Will This Morning Bring Me This Evening 2:44
12.What Kind of Girl Do You Think We Are? 4:53
13.Bwana Dik 3:06
14.Daddy, Daddy, Daddy 3:02
15.Do You Like My New Car? 3:11
16.Magic Fingers 2:46
17.Phyliss & Aynsley 1:54
18.What Will This Evening Bring Me This Morning 4:04
200 Motels Demo Session Outtakes    
19.Tell Me You Love Me (Mix Outtake) 3:07
20.Road Ladies (Alternate Take) 4:30
21.What Will This Morning Bring Me This Evening (Studio Outtakes) 2:29
22.What Will This Morning Bring Me This Evening (Alternate Take, Incomplete) 2:50
23."Aynsley Dunbar, Ladies & Gentlemen" 0:46
24.Magic Fingers (Version B - Mix Outtake) 2:54
25.What Will This Evening Bring Me This Morning (Mix Outtake) 3:04
26.Tell Me You Love Me (Alternate Take) 3:35

Total Playing Time 75:41

CD 3 200 Motels Dialog Protection Reels
1.Scene 1-2: Semi-Fraudulent / Direct-From-Hollywood Overture 2:02
2.Scene 3: "What's The Deal?" 2:00
3.Mystery Roach 3:32
4.Scene 32: "It's a Good Thing We Get Paid to Do This?" 2:15
5.Scene 14: What's the Name of Your Group? I 0:58
6.Scene 32: "We Haven't Formed the Group Yet" 1:27
7.Scene 15: What's the Name of Your Group? II 1:42
8.Scene 17: "When Do We Get Paid?" 5:13
9.Scene 18: Went on the Road 1:42
10.Scene 19-20: "Special Delivery" 3:12
11.Scene 21: Centerville 2:09
12.Scene 21: Janet & Lucy 0:45
13.Scene 22: This Town Is a Sealed Tuna Sandwich (Prologue) 0:56
14.Scene 23 - 24: Tuna Fish Promenade 2:30
15.Scene 28: The Sealed Tuna Bolero 1:42
16.Scene 29: Lonesome Cowboy Burt 3:51
17.Scene 30: JCB & Rance 2:29
18.Scene 21: Larry the Dwarf 2:11
19.Scene 81: Magic Fingers 3:54
20.Scene 47: Larry the Dwarf in the Hotel Room 2:31
21.Scene 33: The Lad Searches the Night for His Newts 0:32
22.Scene 40-41: The Girl Wants to Fix Him Some Broth 2:05
23.Scene 42: Little Green Scratchy Sweaters & Courduroy Ponce 1:01
24.Scene 45: A Nun Suit Painted on Some Old Boxes 1:08
25.Scene 57: The Perverted Nun 3:27
26.Scene 87: "Penis!" 3:00
27.Scene 58: She Painted Up Her Face 1:43
28.Scene 60: Janet's Big Dance Number 1:14
29.Scene 61: Half a Dozen Provocative Squats 1:55
30.Scene 62: Lucy's Seduction of a Bored Violinist 1:21
31.Scene 63: Shove It Right in 2:32
32.Scene 67: "I Am Bwana Dik!" 1:47
33.Scene 68-69: What Will This Morning Bring Me This Evening 2:39
34.Scene 77: Daddy, Daddy, Daddy 3:19

Total Playing Time 74:44