Bongo Fury

October 2nd 1975
Zappa Records
Debra Kadabra
235
Carolina Hard-Core Ecstasy
360
Sam With The Showing Scalp Flat Top
171
Poofter's Froth Wyoming Plans Ahead
184
200 Years Old
275
Cucamonga
144
Advance Romance
678
Man With The Woman Head
88
Muffin Man
338

Official Release #21​
Catalog Number: ZR 3854
Produced by Frank Zappa
 
Music Supplied By:
FZ: lead guitar, vocals 
Captain Beefheart: harp, vocals, shopping bags 
George Duke: keyboards, vocals 
Napoleon Murphy Brock: sax, vocals 
Bruce Fowler: trombone, fantastic dancing 
Tom Fowler: bass, also dancing 
Denny Walley: slide guitar, vocals 
Terry Bozzio: drums
Chester Thompson: drums (on 200 Years Old and Cucamonga
Robert "Frog" Camarena: vocals on Debra Kadabra
 
Recorded Live at Armadillo World Headquarters, Austin Texas 20th & 21st of May 1975. 'Plus Selected Studio Wonderment'. 
Remote recording by The Record Plant, L.A.
Overdubs and mixing at The Record Plant, L.A.
200 Years Old, Cucamonga and Muffin Man intros were recorded in January and February, 1974 at The Record Plant, L.A.
Engineered by Mike Braunstein, Kelly Kotera, Mike Stone, Davey Moire and Frank Hubach
 
Photography by John Williams
Design by Cal Schenkel
Special thanks to the kitchen staff at The Armadillo, especially Jan Beeman