200 Motels

Release Date: 19/11/2021

Frank Zappa

CD Release 19/11/2021

ZAPPA RECORDS ZR 20037

UPC: 

Official Release #120

CD 1

 1.Semi-Fraudulent / Direct-From-Hollywood Overture 2:01
 2.Mystery Roach 2:32
 3.Dance of the Rock & Roll Interviewers 0:48
 4.This Town Is a Sealed Tuna Sandwich (Prologue) 0:55
 5.Tuna Fish Promenade 2:29
 6.Dance of the Just Plain Folks 4:40
 7.This Town Is a Sealed Tuna Sandwich (Reprise) 0:58
 8.The Sealed Tuna Bolero 1:40
 9.Lonesome Cowboy Burt 3:54
10.Touring Can Make You Crazy 2:54
11.Would You Like a Snack? 1:23
12.Redneck Eats 3:02
13.Centerville 2:31
14.She Painted Up Her Face 1:41
15.Janet's Big Dance Number 1:18
16.Half a Dozen Provocative Squats 1:57
17.Mysterioso 0:48
18.Shove It Right In 2:32
19.Lucy's Seduction of a Bored Violinist & Postlude 4:01

Total Playing Time 42:02

CD 2

 1.I'm Stealing the Towels 2:15
 2.Dental Hygiene Dilemma 5:11
 3.Does This Kind of Life Look Interesting to You? 2:59
 4.Daddy, Daddy, Daddy 3:11
 5.Penis Dimension 4:37
 6.What Will This Evening Bring Me This Morning 3:29
 7.A Nun Suit Painted on Some Old Boxes 1:08
 8.Magic Fingers 3:53
 9.Motorhead's Midnight Ranch 1:28
10.Dew on the Newts We Got 1:09
11.The Lad Searches the Night for His Newts 0:41
12.The Girl Wants to Fix Him Some Broth 1:10
13.The Girl's Dream 0:54
14.Little Green Scratchy Sweaters & Courduroy Ponce 1:00
15.Strictly Genteel (The Finale) 11:08

Total Playing Time 61:57

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

 4.Daddy, Daddy, Daddy 4/5

Good Songs

 8.Magic Fingers 3,5/5

 2.Mystery Roach 3/5

14.She Painted Up Her Face 3/5

16.Half a Dozen Provocative Squats 3/5

18.Shove It Right In 3/5

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

15.Strictly Genteel (The Finale) 3/5

 9.Lonesome Cowboy Burt 2,5/5

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

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

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

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

 6.Dance of the Just Plain Folks 2/5

10.Touring Can Make You Crazy 2/5

 1.I'm Stealing the Towels 2/5

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

 5.Tuna Fish Promenade 1,5/5

12.Redneck Eats 1,5/5
13.Centerville 1,5/5

17.Mysterioso 1,5/5

 2.Dental Hygiene Dilemma 1,5/5

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

 5.Penis Dimension 1,5/5

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

13.The Girl's Dream 1/5
 3.Dance of the Rock & Roll Interviewers 0,5/5
 4.This Town Is a Sealed Tuna Sandwich (Prologue) 0,5/5
 7.This Town Is a Sealed Tuna Sandwich (Reprise) 0,5/5
 8.The Sealed Tuna Bolero 0,5/5
11.The Lad Searches the Night for His Newts 0,5/5
12.The Girl Wants to Fix Him Some Broth 0,5/5
14.Little Green Scratchy Sweaters & Courduroy Ponce 0,5/5

Personal Score 1,79 / 5
"Soundtrack" Jany

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