FRANK ZAPPA 200 MOTELS + Booklet GateFold 12" 2LP VINYL

Collector's Info: This is the original first pressing from the Germany, with "... Liberty/UA GMBH Mumchen" and includes the booklet. The album back cover has "Print in Germany by Carl Linnepe ..."

 

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Collectors information & Description: 

Gatefold (FOC) cover design with artwork / photos on the inside cover pages

"200 Motels" is the 1971 American-British musical surrealist film cowritten and directed by Frank Zappa and Tony Palmer and starring The Mothers of Invention, Theodore Bikel and Ringo Starr. The film covers a loose storyline about The Mothers of Invention going crazy in the small town Centerville. This soundtrack album was released in the same year.

Music Genre:  Acid Psych Prog Jazz Rock 
Album 
Production information:

The album: "FRANK ZAPPA - 200 Motels Gatefold" was produced by: Frank Zappa

Record Label:  United Artists Records UAS 29 218 XD (UAS 29218)
Record Format 12" LP Vinyl Stereo Gramophone Record
Total Album (Cover+Record) weight: 380 gram  
Year & Country  1971 Made in Germany

Personnel/Band Members and Musicians on: FRANK ZAPPA - 200 Motels Gatefold

    Band-members, Musicians and Performers
  • Bob Auger – Engineer
  • Theodore Bikel – Narrator
  • Jimmy Carl Black – Vocals
  • George Duke – Trombone, Keyboards
  • Aynsley Dunbar – Drums
  • Howard Kaylan – Vocals
  • Barry Keene – Overdubs, Remixing
  • Martin Lickert – Bass (Basic tracks recorded at Pinewood only during filming – many of which were redubbed by Zappa)
  • David McMacken – Design, Illustrations
  • Patrick Pending – Liner Notes
  • Jim Pons – Voices
  • Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Cal Schenkel – Design
  • Ian Underwood – Keyboards, Woodwind
  • Ruth Underwood – Percussion
  • Mark Volman – Vocals, Photography
  • Frank Zappa – Bass, Guitar, Producer, Orchestration

Complete Track-listing of the album "FRANK ZAPPA - 200 Motels Gatefold"

The detailed tracklist of this record "FRANK ZAPPA - 200 Motels Gatefold" is:

    Track-listing Side One:
  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
  20. "I'm Stealing the Towels" 2:15
  21. "Dental Hygiene Dilemma" 5:11
  22. "Does This Kind of Life Look Interesting to You?" 2:59
  23. "Daddy, Daddy, Daddy" 3:11
  24. "Penis Dimension" 4:37
  25. "What Will This Evening Bring Me This Morning" 3:29
  26. "A Nun Suit Painted on Some Old Boxes" 1:08
  27. "Magic Fingers" 3:53
  28. "Motorhead's Midnight Ranch" 1:28
  29. "Dew on the Newts We Got" 1:09
  30. "The Lad Searches the Night for His Newts" 0:41
  31. "The Girl Wants to Fix Him Some Broth" 1:10
  32. "The Girl's Dream" 0:54
  33. "Little Green Scratchy Sweaters & Corduroy Ponce" 1:00
  34. "Strictly Genteel (The Finale)" 11:08

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