Zappa In New York - 40th Anniversary Deluxe Edition

March 29th 2019
Zappa Records
Titties & Beer
301
I Promise Not To Come In Your Mouth
211
Big Leg Emma
137
Sofa
196
Manx Needs Women
94
The Black Page Drum Solo/Black Page #1
246
Black Page #2
342
Honey, Don’t You Want A Man Like Me?
256
The Illinois Enema Bandit
761
The Purple Lagoon
1032
“The Most Important Musical Event Of 1976”
203
Peaches En Regalia
184
The Torture Never Stops
687
The Black Page #2
315
Punky’s Whips Intro (12-27-76)
85
Punky’s Whips
695
I Promise Not To Come In Your Mouth
243
Honey, Don’t You Want A Man Like Me
252
The Illinois Enema Bandit
941
“Two For The Price Of One”
111
Penis Dimension
188
Montana
484
America Drinks
292
“Irate Phone Calls”
97
Sofa #2
184
“The Moment You’ve All Been Waiting For”
58
I’m The Slime
338
Pound For A Brown
290
Terry’s Solo
167
The Black Page Drum Solo/Black Page #1
233
Big Leg Emma
139
“Jazz Buffs and Buff-etts”
111
The Purple Lagoon
1020
Find Her Finer
322
The Origin Of Manx
108
Manx Needs Women
97
Chrissy Puked Twice
400
Cruisin’ For Burgers
596
The Purple Lagoon/Any Kind Of Pain
265
“The Greatest New Undiscovered Group In America”
138
Black Napkins
1713
Dinah-Moe Humm
376
Finale
208
The Black Page #2 (Piano Version)
196
I Promise Not To Come In Your Mouth (Alternate Version)
235
Chrissy Puked Twice
496
Cruisin’ For Burgers (1977 Mix)
542
Black Napkins
63
Punky’s Whips (Unused Version)
658
The Black Page #1 (Piano Version)
133

Official Release #112
Catalog Number: ZR 20029
 

Original 1977 Album Credits

Musicians:
FZ: conductor, lead guitar, vocals 
Ray White: rhythm guitar, vocals 
Eddie Jobson: keyboards, violin, vocals 
Patrick O'Hearn: bass, vocals 
Terry Bozzio: drums, vocals 
Ruth Underwood: percussion, synthesizer, and various humanly impossible overdubs 
Don Pardo: sophisticated narration 
David Samuels: timpani, vibes 
Randy Brecker: trumpet 
Mike Brecker: tenor sax, flute 
Lou Marini: alto sax, flute 
Ronnie Cuber: baritone sax, clarinet 
Tom Malone: trombone, trumpet, piccolo 
 
John Bergamo: percussion overdubs 
Ed Mann: percussion overdubs 
Louanne Neill: osmotic harp overdub
 
The Palladium, NYC, December 26-29, 1976
Mix & overdubs: Record Pant, L.A.
NYC live remote engineer: Bob Liftin
NYC live concert mix: Davey Moire
Studio engineers (overdubs): Rick Smith, Davey Moire
Remote Recording Truck: Fedco
Studio: Record Pant, L.A.
Guitar modifications: Rex Bogue
Guitar special effects box: Claus Wiedemann
Package Design: John Williams
Cover Photo: Dweezil Zappa 
Other Photos: Gail Zappa

 

40th Anniversary Deluxe Edition

Produced for release by Ahmet Zappa & Joe Travers
Bonus concert performances mixed and mastered by Craig Parker Adams, Winslow Ct. Studios, 2018
Discs 1 & 5 mastered by Bob Ludwig, Gateway Mastering 2018
96K 24bit Digital transfers: 2” 24 Track Masters: Ken Eisennagel, Joe Travers; Iron Mountain, 2017
¼” 2 Track analog tape: Joe Travers, UMRK/Iron Mountain, 2018
Photography: Gail Zappa, December 1976
Package art direction & design: Michael Mesker
Production manager: Melanie Starks
Liner notes: 
Ruth Underwood,
Ray White
Joe Travers with Jen Jewel Brown