Tuesday, December 27, 2011

Frank Zappa live in Stockholm 1978 - 2CD - February 19

Frank Zappa
1978 02 19 - Late show
Konserthuset
Stockholm, Sweden

~~ 90 min, Aud, C+/C ~~
For completists only, the sound is very bad, but nothing better has surfaced for the moment !


Current FZshows entry:
1978 02 19 - Konserthuset, Stockholm, Sweden
...
Late show
90 min, Aud, C+

Titties 'n Beer, The Black Page, Jones Crusher, Little House I Used To Live In, Envelopes, The Deathless Horsie, Disco Boy, Dancin' Fool, Peaches En Regalia, The Torture Never Stops, Uncle Meat, Stinkfoot, Dinah-Moe Humm

This copy: 90.14 min, AUD, C+/C

Taper: unknown

The band:
FZ, Adrian Belew, Patrick O'Hearn, Terry Bozzio, Ed Mann, Tommy Mars, Peter Wolf.


Setlist:

01 Intro (crowd, tape noise) [0:56]
02 Titties 'n Beer [5:48]
03 Band Intro [1:20] °°° drop out at 0:08
04 Black Page #2 [2:54]
05 Improvisation [11:39]
06 Jones Crusher [3:19]
07 Little House I Used To Live In (incl. Tommy Mars Improvisations,
q: Ave Maria, Mo'n Herb's Vacation, Midnight Sun) [12:42] °°° cuts at 9:13 and 9:32
08 Sheik Yerbouti Tango (q: Little House, Mo'n Herb's Vacation) [7:10]
°°° very distorted {5:15-6:15}, with two cuts at 5:55 (overlap ?) and 6:32
09 The Deathless Horsie [0:48] °°° tf/cut at 0:07,500
10 Disco Boy [5:41]
11 Dancin' Fool [3:45]
12 Peaches En Regalia [2:35]
13 The Torture Never Stops (q: Little House, Mo'n Herb's Vacation) [17:36]
14 encore break [0:35] °°° cuts in, no music missing
15 Uncle Meat [2:48]
16 Stinkfoot (q: Mo'n Herb's Vacation) [6:41]
17 Dinah-Moe Humm (incl. Ave Maria) [3:48] °°° cut at 2:56 and end missing

Total time 90.14 min

Notes:
That line from Mo'n Herb's vacation (C-A-G#-G# Bb-A-F#-F#) (aka "Wøööøl")
can be heard repeatedly, in almost all solos from this concert.

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Frank Zappa live in Copenhagen 1978 - 2CD - February 17

Frank Zappa
Falkoner Theatret
Copenhagen, Denmark

1978 02 17 - Late show

~~ 122:30 min, Aud, B- ~~

Current FZshows entry:

1978 02 17 - Falkoner Theatret, København, Denmark
...
Late show
120 min, Aud, B-

Interesting show with many rare ingredients.

Titties 'n Beer (q: Ave Maria), Black Page (with dance contest), Jones Crusher, Little House I Used To Live In, Dong Work For Yuda, Bobby Brown, Envelopes, Disco Boy, Dancin' Fool, Peaches En Regalia, The Torture Never Stops (q: Mo's Vacation), San Ber'dino, Watermelon In Easter Hay, A Pound For A Brown, The Deathless Horsie, Stinkfoot, Baby Snakes, Black Napkins

This copy: 122.29 min, AUD, B-

The band:
FZ, Adrian Belew, Patrick O'Hearn, Terry Bozzio, Ed Mann, Tommy Mars, Peter Wolf.

Setlist:

01 Titties 'n Beer (q:???, Ave Maria) [8:47] °°° drop out at 1:11
02 Black Page #2 [2:52]
03 Jones Crusher [3:21]
04 Little House I Used To Live In [9:22]
05 Sheik Yerbouti Tango (q: Little House, Mo'n'Herb's Vacation, Bowling On Charen)
(incl. Little House Reprise) [6:09]
06 Dong Work For Yuda [3:01]
07 Bobby Brown [3:11]
08 Envelopes [5:57] °°° tf/cuts at end
09 Disco Boy [6:07] °°° tf/cuts in, start missing
10 Dancin' Fool (incl. Peaches false start) [4:05]
11 Peaches En Regalia [2:32]
12 The Torture Never Stops (q: Mo's Vacation) [15:54]
13 San Ber'dino [7:11] --> intermission (1:30 of crowd noise)
14 Watermelon In Easter Hay [4:45]
15 A Pound For A Brown [7:56] °°° cut at 1:32 and tf/cut at 4:47
16 The Deathless Horsie (q: Mo'n'Herb's Vacation) [15:50]
17 encore break #2 (q: Purple Haze) [1:27] °°° cuts in, no music missing
18 Stinkfoot [5:16]
19 Baby Snakes [1:57] °°° drop out at 0:03
20 Black Napkins [6:40]

Total time 122.29 min

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Frank Zappa live in Tokyo 1976 - 2CD - February 5

Frank Zappa
1976 02 05
Nippon Seinen-Kan, Tokyo, Japan

Source: Unknown generation audience recording

01 Pedro's Dowry (on tape) (all from fill source)
02 Incan Art Intro (crossfade to main source at start)
03 Stinkfoot
04 The Poodle Lecture
05 Dirty Love
06 Filthy Habits
07 How Could I Be Such A Fool (parts on FZ OZ)
08 I Ain't Got No Heart
09 I'm Not Satisfied
10 Black Napkins (fill 6:35-6:47)
11 Advance Romance (fill 10:14-10:39)
12 Honey Don't You Want A Man Like Me
13 Illinois Enema Bandit Preamble
14 Illinois Enema Bandit
15 Wind Up Workin' In A Gas Station
16 Tryin' To Grow A Chin
18 The Torture Never Stops (fill 7:49-7:58)
19 Chunga's Revenge
20 Zoot Allures (FZPTMOFZ) (fill 3:57-4:19)
21 Ship Ahoy (parts on FZPTMOFZ) (cut @ 2:33 no unofficial fill available)
22 Incan Art Outro

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Monday, December 12, 2011

Frank Zappa on French TV 1971 - 1DVD

Frank Zappa
1971-XX-XX
POP 2, French Television

Rock / avant-garde / experimental / progressive rock

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lineage: TV broadcast(ina.fr)>transfer unknown>DVD


Video: PAL 25 fps, PROG, 4:3 (720 x 576), MPEG2 5800 kbps
Audio: MPEG-1 Layer 2 CBR, 48000Hz 384 kb/s tot, Stereo (GSpot)
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Description: A series of POP 2 specials about Frank Zappa (and Jean-Luc Ponty) broadcasted on French television in 1971 (very nice quality, probably a DVB-capture of a re-broadcast). I had to remove the '200 motels' parts of the DVD because these are officially released.


Pop 2 - 9 Jan 1971

1. Introduction (by Patrice Blanc-Francard) 1:45
2. Gaumont Palace Broadcast Announcement 2:49 (Call Any Vegetable not in main video!)

total runtime: 00:04:34


Pop 2 - 16 Jan 1971

1. Introduction (by P. Blanc-Francard) 1:27

Gaumont Palace, Paris, dec 15 1970:

2. Improvisation 1:00
3. The Air 3:53
4. Dog Breath 1:59
5. Mother People 2:15
6. You Didn't Try To Call Me 3:30
7. King Kong (partial) 13:52
8. Who Are The Brain Police? 6:01

total runtime: 00:33:57

Frank Zappa - guitar, vocals
Aynsley Dunbar -  drums
Jeff Simmons - bass
George Duke - keys
Ian Underwood - piano, guitar, sax
Mark Volman - vocals
Howard Kaylan - vocals
Jean-Luc Ponty - violin


Pop 2 - 8 May 1971

1. Introduction (by P. Blanc-Francard) 3:26
2. Jean-Luc Ponty Experience & interview 8:13 (with Zappa subject & short appearence)
3. Gaumont Palace extract 5:55
4. Experience & Interview 12:15

total runtime: 00:29:49

J-L P. Experience, feb 16 1971, Paris:
Jean-Luc Ponty - violin
Philip Catherine - guitar
Joachim Kuhn - piano
Freddy Deronde - bass
Oliver Johnson - drums


Pop 2 - 11 dec 1971

1. Introduction & press review (by P. Blanc-Francard) 4:59
2. FZ Interview in airport (by Blanc-Francard & Philippe Parringaux) 4:10
3. 200 Motels extract (Magic Fingers) 4:43 REMOVED
4. FZ Interview (by Parringaux) 5:03
5. 200 Motels extract (Strictly Genteel) 1:59 REMOVED
6. FZ Interview (by Parringaux) 5:17
7. 200 Motels extract (The motel room scene) 1:55 REMOVED

total runtime: 00:19:29 (original 28:06)


Extra info: The interview with Jean-Luc Ponty is in French (no english subs, sorry I don't know how to make them), interviews with Zappa are translated into French (but you can hear the English speech). The interviews are probably recorded between dec 4 and 10 1971.