Chicago '78

November 4th 2016
Vaulternative Records/Zappa Records
Chicago Walk-On
80
Twenty-One
506
Dancin’ Fool
209
Easy Meat
341
Honey, Don’t You Want A Man Like Me?
261
Keep It Greasy
221
Village Of The Sun
555
The Meek Shall Inherit Nothing
209
Bamboozled By Love
512
Sy Borg
276
Little House I Used To Live In
578
Paroxysmal Splendor (includes: FZ & Pig/I’m A Beautiful Guy/Crew Slut)
434
Yo Mama
748
Magic Fingers
157
Don't Eat The Yellow Snow
1116
Strictly Genteel
505
Black Napkins
481

Official Release #108
Catalog Number: ZR 20025 
 
UptownTheater
Chicago, Illinois
29 September 1978 (Show 2)
 
 
Players:
Frank Zappa - Guitar, Vocals
Ike Willis - Guitar, Vocals
Denny Walley - Slide Guitar, Vocals
Tommy Mars - Keyboards, Vocals
Peter Wolf - Keyboards
Ed Mann - Percussion, Vocals
Arthur Barrow - Bass, Vocals
Vinnie Colaiuta - Drums, Vocals
 
Original recordings produced by Frank Zappa
Produced for release by Gail Zappa & Joe Travers
1978 Mix Engineer: Davy Moire
1978 Recordist: Claus Weideman
2014 Re-mix Engineer: Craig Parker Adams, Winslow CT Studio, Hollywood CA
2014 Mastering Engineer: Bob Ludwig, Gateway Mastering
Package Design: Michael Mesker
Production Manager: Melanie Starks
Photography: Courtesy of the Vault
Text by FZ
 

 
Vaultmeister Notes:
In order to present this show in it’s entirety, there were three different sources to cull from. Main Source: ½-inch 4-Track analog tape masters; Secondary sources: ¼-inch 2-Track reel-to-reel analog tape masters & a board cassette; All tapes were heat-treated and transferred at 96K 24B .WAV at UMRK 2014.
—JOE TRAVERS, Vaultmeister