Roxy & Elsewhere

Release Date: 10/09/1974

Zappa / Mothers

Vinyl 2 LP Release 17/12/2013

ZAPPA RECORDS ZR 3852-1

UPC: 824302385210 USA

Official Release #019

Side A

1.Preamble 1:24

2.Penguin in Bondage 5:24
3.Pygmy Twylyte 3:22
4.Dummy Up 5:03

Total Playing Time 15:13

Side B

1.Preamble 0:54
2.Village of the Sun 3:24
3.Echidna's Arf (Of You) 3:54
4.Don't You Ever Wash That Thing? 9:47

Total Playing Time 17:59

Side C

1.Preamble 2:10
2.Cheepnis 4:22
3.Son of Orange County 5:55
4.More Trouble Every Day 6:08

Total Playing Time 18:35

Side D

1.Preamble 1:25
2.Be-Bop Tango (Of the Old Jazzmen's Church) 15:23

Total Playing Time 16:48

Zappa/ Mothers: Roxy & Elsewhere

The Roxy, Hollywood (8-9-10/12/1973)

Frank Zappa: lead guitar, lead vocals
Napoleon Murphy Brock: tenor sax, flute, vocals
George Duke: keyboards, vocals
Bruce Fowler: trombone

Ruth Underwood: percussion
Tom Fowler: bass
Ralph Humphrey: drums
Chester Thompson: drums

Elsewhere

-Edinboro State College, Pennsylvania 08/05/1974 (part 8,9)

-Auditorium Theatre, Chicago, Illinois 11/05/1974 (part 1,8)

Frank Zappa: lead guitar, lead vocals
Napoleon Murphy Brock: tenor sax, flute, vocals

Jeff Simmons: rhythm guitar, vocals
George Duke: keyboards, synthesizer, vocals

Don Preston: synthesizer
Walt Fowler: trumpet

Bruce Fowler: trombone
Tom Fowler: bass
Ralph Humphrey: drums
Chester Thompson: drums

additional backing vocals on 'Cheepnis'

Debby Wilson, Lynn Sims, Ruben Ladron de Guevara en Robert 'Frog' Camarena

Best Songs

A2.Penguin in Bondage 5/5

C4.More Trouble Every Day 5/5

C2.Cheepnis 4,5/5
C3.Son of Orange County 4,5/5
B2.Village of the Sun 4/5
B4.Don't You Ever Wash That Thing? 4/5

Good Songs

A3.Pygmy Twylyte 3,5/5
A4.Dummy Up 3,5/5

B3.Echidna's Arf (Of You) 3,5/5

D2.Be-Bop Tango (Of the Old Jazzmen's Church) 2,5/5

Terrible Songs

None - No Song Got a Score Lower Than 2/5

Personal Score 4,00 / 5
"One of the Better Live Albums!" Jany

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