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{|
 
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*[[Frank Zappa|FZ]] (guitars, bass, lead vocals)
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*[[Biography|FZ]] (guitars, bass, lead vocals)
 
*[[Napoleon Murphy Brock]] (saxophone, back-up vocals)
 
*[[Napoleon Murphy Brock]] (saxophone, back-up vocals)
 
*[[Jack Bruce]] (bass on [[Apostrophe']])
 
*[[Jack Bruce]] (bass on [[Apostrophe']])
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*[[Aynsley Dunbar]] (drums)
 
*[[Aynsley Dunbar]] (drums)
 
*[[Tony Duran]] (rhythm guitar on [[Apostrophe']])
 
*[[Tony Duran]] (rhythm guitar on [[Apostrophe']])
*[[Bruce Fowler]] (trombone)
+
*[[The Fowler Brothers|Bruce Fowler]] (trombone)
 
|
 
|
*[[Tom Fowler]] (bass)
+
*[[The Fowler Brothers|Tom Fowler]] (bass)
 
*[[Susan Glover|Susie Glover]] (back-up vocals)
 
*[[Susan Glover|Susie Glover]] (back-up vocals)
 
*[[Jim Gordon]] (drums)
 
*[[Jim Gordon]] (drums)
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*[[Linda Sims|Lynn]] (back-up vocals)
 
*[[Linda Sims|Lynn]] (back-up vocals)
 
*[[Sal Marquez]] (trumpet)
 
*[[Sal Marquez]] (trumpet)
*[[Kerry McNab|Kerry McNabb]] (back-up vocals)
+
*[[Kerry McNabb]] (back-up vocals)
 
*[[Jean-Luc Ponty]] (violin)
 
*[[Jean-Luc Ponty]] (violin)
 
*[[Ian Underwood]] (saxophone)
 
*[[Ian Underwood]] (saxophone)
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==Release Notes==
 
==Release Notes==
  
Recording Studios: [[Electric Lady]], NYC, [[Bolic Sound|Bolic]], Inglewood, [[Paramount Recording Studios|Paramount]], Hollywood.
+
Recording Studios: [[Electric Lady Studios]], NYC, [[Bolic Sound|Bolic]], Inglewood, [[Paramount Recording Studios|Paramount]], Hollywood.
 
<br>Released: March 1974.
 
<br>Released: March 1974.
<br>Engineers: [[Steve Desper]], [[Terry Dunavan]], [[Barry Keene]], [[Bob Hughes]], [[Kerry McNab]].
+
<br>Engineers: [[Steve Desper]], [[Terry Dunavan]], [[Barry Keene]], [[Bob Hughes]], [[Kerry McNabb]].
<br>Produced, Arranged & Struggled with [[Frank Zappa]].
+
<br>Produced, Arranged & Struggled with [[Biography|Frank Zappa]].
 
<br>Graphics: [[Cal Schenkel]].
 
<br>Graphics: [[Cal Schenkel]].
<br>Front Photo: [[Emerson-Loew]].
+
<br>Front Photo: [https://www.discogs.com/artist/2234715-Emerson-Loew Emerson-Loew].
 +
<br>Technical: [[Paul Hof]], Oscar Kergalvis, [[Billy Porter|Kansas]] & sometimes [[Roadies and Technicians#Jay Sloatman|Dunt]], Brian Krokus, Bob Ludwig, Unity.
  
 
==Liner Notes==
 
==Liner Notes==
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{| {{Versions Table Header}}
 
{| {{Versions Table Header}}
| rowspan="30" align="center" | 18
+
| rowspan="36" align="center" | 18
| rowspan="9" align="center" | '''1.1<br>Original<br>[[Wikipedia:Stereophonic sound|Stereo]]'''
+
| rowspan="10" align="center" | '''1.1<br>Original<br>[[Wikipedia:Stereophonic sound|Stereo]]'''
 
| align="center" | 1
 
| align="center" | 1
 
| align="center" | [[Wikipedia:Long playing record|LP]]
 
| align="center" | [[Wikipedia:Long playing record|LP]]
| [[Warner]] [[DiscReet Records|DiscReet]]<br>{{SUTCLink|pictures/apostrophe_us.jpg|DS&nbsp;2175}}
+
| [[Warner Brothers]] [[DiscReet Records|DiscReet]]
 
| 1974-03-22
 
| 1974-03-22
 
| None
 
| None
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| align="center" | 1
 
| align="center" | 1
 
| align="center" | [[Wikipedia:Compact audio cassette|CS]]
 
| align="center" | [[Wikipedia:Compact audio cassette|CS]]
| Warner DiscReet<br>M5D&nbsp;2175
+
| Warner DiscReet<br>{{DiscogsPicLink|4351417|M5D&nbsp;2175}}
 
| 1974?
 
| 1974?
 +
| None
 +
| &nbsp;
 +
| US edition. Misprinted cassette: Side numbers are flipped on this 1st issue, the tracks listed are as the tape duplication. Black plastic slipcase, also labelled with same error.
 +
(For '1' read '2' & vice-versa. Error corrected on reissue D4 74222).
 +
|-
 +
| align="center" | 1
 +
| align="center" | [[Wikipedia:8-track tape|8T]]
 +
| Warner DiscReet<br>{{DiscogsPicLink|5246622|DIS&nbsp;M8D&nbsp;2175}}
 +
| 1974
 
| None
 
| None
 
| &nbsp;
 
| &nbsp;
 
| US edition.
 
| US edition.
 +
|-
 +
| align="center" | 1
 +
| align="center" | 8T
 +
| Warner DiscReet<br>{{DiscogsPicLink|5240481|8RM-2175}}
 +
| 1974
 +
| None
 +
| &nbsp;
 +
| Canadian edition.
 
|-
 
|-
 
| align="center" | 1
 
| align="center" | 1
 
| align="center" | LP
 
| align="center" | LP
| Warner DiscReet<br>{{SUTCLink|pictures/apostrophe_uk.jpg|K&nbsp;59201}}
+
| Warner DiscReet
 
| 1974-05<ref name="MStrong">Martin C. Strong, 2004, ''The Great Rock Discography'', p. 1721.</ref>
 
| 1974-05<ref name="MStrong">Martin C. Strong, 2004, ''The Great Rock Discography'', p. 1721.</ref>
 
| None
 
| None
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| align="center" | 1
 
| align="center" | 1
 
| align="center" | LP
 
| align="center" | LP
| Warner DiscReet<br>{{SUTCLink|pictures/apostrophe.JPG|DIS&nbsp;59&nbsp;201&nbsp;Y}}
+
| Warner DiscReet
 
| &nbsp;
 
| &nbsp;
 
| None
 
| None
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| align="center" | 1
 
| align="center" | 1
 
| align="center" | LP
 
| align="center" | LP
| Warner DiscReet<br>{{SUTCLink|pictures/apostrophe_french.jpg|59201&nbsp;Y}}
+
| Warner DiscReet
 
| &nbsp;
 
| &nbsp;
 
| None
 
| None
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| align="center" | 1
 
| align="center" | 1
 
| align="center" | LP
 
| align="center" | LP
| [[Warner-Pioneer Records|Warner-Pioneer]] DiscReet<br>{{SUTCLink|pictures/apostrophe_japan_P8467.jpg|P-8467D}}
+
| [[Warner Brothers|Warner-Pioneer]] DiscReet
 
| &nbsp;
 
| &nbsp;
 
| None
 
| None
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| align="center" | 1
 
| align="center" | 1
 
| align="center" | LP
 
| align="center" | LP
| Warner DiscReet/[[Music-Hall]]<br>{{SUTCLink|pictures/apostrophe_argentina.jpg|50-14.113}}
+
| Warner DiscReet/[https://www.discogs.com/label/41766-Music-Hall Music-Hall]
 
| &nbsp;
 
| &nbsp;
 
| None
 
| None
 
| &nbsp;
 
| &nbsp;
 
| Argentinian edition.
 
| Argentinian edition.
|-
 
| align="center" | 1
 
| align="center" | [[Wikipedia:8-track_cartridge|8T]]
 
| Warner DiscReet<br>DIS&nbsp;M8D&nbsp;2175
 
| &nbsp;
 
| None
 
| &nbsp;
 
| US edition.
 
 
|-
 
|-
 
| rowspan=2 align="center" | 2.1<br>Discrete<br>[[Wikipedia:Quadraphonic|Quadraphonic]]
 
| rowspan=2 align="center" | 2.1<br>Discrete<br>[[Wikipedia:Quadraphonic|Quadraphonic]]
 
| align="center" | 1
 
| align="center" | 1
 
| align="center" | [[Wikipedia:Quadraphonic#CD-4|CD-4 LP]]
 
| align="center" | [[Wikipedia:Quadraphonic#CD-4|CD-4 LP]]
| Warner DiscReet<br>{{SUTCLink|pictures/apostrophe-quad_DS4_2175.jpg|DS4&nbsp;2175}}
+
| Warner DiscReet
 
| 1974?
 
| 1974?
 
| None
 
| None
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| align="center" | 1
 
| align="center" | 1
 
| align="center" | LP
 
| align="center" | LP
| [[Barking Pumpkin]]<br>BPR&nbsp;9999-4
+
| [[Barking Pumpkin Records]]<br>BPR&nbsp;9999-4
 
| 1987-12-30
 
| 1987-12-30
 
| &nbsp;
 
| &nbsp;
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| Included in [[The Old Masters, Box III]] set.
 
| Included in [[The Old Masters, Box III]] set.
 
|-
 
|-
| rowspan="1" align="center" | 2.2<br>Discrete<br>[[Wikipedia:Quadraphonic|Quadraphonic]]
+
| rowspan="1" align="center" | 2.2<br>Remastered<br>[[Wikipedia:Quadraphonic|Quadraphonic]]
 
| align="center" | 1
 
| align="center" | 1
 
| align="center" | [[Wikipedia:Compact disc|CD]]
 
| align="center" | [[Wikipedia:Compact disc|CD]]
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| US edition, coupled with [[Over-Nite Sensation]].
 
| US edition, coupled with [[Over-Nite Sensation]].
 
|-
 
|-
| rowspan="6" align="center" | 2.1<br>Discrete<br>[[Wikipedia:Quadraphonic|Quadraphonic]]
+
| rowspan="6" align="center" | 2.2<br>Remastered<br>[[Wikipedia:Quadraphonic|Quadraphonic]]
 
| align="center" | 1
 
| align="center" | 1
 
| align="center" | CD
 
| align="center" | CD
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| align="center" | 1
 
| align="center" | 1
 
| align="center" | CD
 
| align="center" | CD
| [[BMG Direct Marketing|BMG]]/Rykodisc<br>{{DiscogsPicLink|927230|D108636/RCD&nbsp;10519}}<ref name="Patio"/>
+
| [https://www.discogs.com/label/52062-BMG-Direct-Marketing-Inc BMG]/Rykodisc<br>{{DiscogsPicLink|927230|D108636/RCD&nbsp;10519}}<ref name="Patio"/>
 
| 1995?
 
| 1995?
 
| None
 
| None
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| align="center" | 1
 
| align="center" | 1
 
| align="center" | CD
 
| align="center" | CD
| Rykodisc<br>RCD&nbsp;80519
+
| Rykodisc<br>{{DiscogsPicLink|1336250|RCD&nbsp;80519}}
 
| 1996-07-02
 
| 1996-07-02
 
| 0014431851926
 
| 0014431851926
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| US & EU editions.
 
| US & EU editions.
 
|-
 
|-
| rowspan="3" align="center" | 2.1<br>Discrete<br>[[Wikipedia:Quadraphonic|Quadraphonic]]
+
| rowspan="3" align="center" | 2.2<br>Remastered<br>[[Wikipedia:Quadraphonic|Quadraphonic]]
 
| align="center" | 1
 
| align="center" | 1
 
| align="center" | CD
 
| align="center" | CD
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| align="center" | 1
 
| align="center" | 1
 
| align="center" | CD
 
| align="center" | CD
| VideoArts<br>VACK&nbsp;1323
+
| VideoArts<br>{{DiscogsPicLink|2923845|VACK&nbsp;1323}}
 
| 2008-05-21
 
| 2008-05-21
 
| 4988112417670
 
| 4988112417670
 
| &nbsp;
 
| &nbsp;
 
| Japanese edition,<br>mini-album papersleeve.
 
| Japanese edition,<br>mini-album papersleeve.
 +
|-
 +
| rowspan="5" align="center" | '''1.1<br/>Original [[wikipedia:Stereophonic sound|Stereo]]'''
 +
| align="center" | 1
 +
| align="center" | CD
 +
| Zappa/[[wikipedia:Universal Music Enterprises|UMe]]<br>ZR&nbsp;3851
 +
| 2012-08-28
 +
| 0824302385128
 +
| &nbsp;
 +
| US edition, manufactured and distributed by UMe<ref name="ZFTEmail">Email announcement by the [[Zappa Family Trust|ZFT]] on July 31<sup>st</sup>, 2012.</ref>.<br>Source: Original 1974 Analog Master. Mastered by Doug Sax with Robert Hadley & Sangwook "Sunny" Nam at The Mastering Lab, Inc., 2012.
 +
|-
 +
| align="center" | 1
 +
| align="center" | CD
 +
| Zappa/[[wikipedia:Universal Music Group|UMG&nbsp;Intl]]<br>0238512
 +
| 2012-08-28
 +
| 0824302385128
 +
| &nbsp;
 +
| EU edition = Zappa/UMe ZR&nbsp;3851, manufactured in Germany.
 +
|-
 +
| align="center" | 1
 +
| align="center" | LP<br>(180&nbsp;g)
 +
| Zappa/UMe<br>{{DiscogsPicLink|6141067|ZR&nbsp;3851-1}}
 +
| 2014-09-03 or 2014-09-30
 +
| 0824302385111
 +
| &nbsp;
 +
| US edition. Source: Original &frac14;" Stereo Analog Master Tapes.<br>Mastered by Chris Bellman, Bernie Grundman Mastering, 2013.
 +
|-
 +
| align="center" | 1
 +
| align="center" | LP<br>(180&nbsp;g)
 +
| Zappa/UMG&nbsp;Intl<br>{{DiscogsPicLink|6248938|0824302385111}}
 +
| 2014-09-03 or 2014-09-30
 +
| 0824302385111
 +
| &nbsp;
 +
| EU edition = Zappa/UMe ZR&nbsp;3851-1, pressed by [https://www.pallas-group.de Pallas], Germany.
 +
|-
 +
| align="center" | 1
 +
| align="center" | LP<br>(180&nbsp;g)
 +
| Zappa/UMe<br>{{DiscogsPicLink|11442608|ZR&nbsp;3851-1}}<ref name="NewburyComics">Same gatefold sleeve as the 2014 US edition with same catalog number ZR&nbsp;3851-1 and barcode 824302385111. The upper sticker mentions ZR3851C and the lower sticker ZR3851C&nbsp;ST04</ref>
 +
| 2018-01-19<ref name="NewburyComicsTweet">[https://twitter.com/newburycomics/status/943883019689054209 Twitter announcement] by Newbury Comics on December 21<sup>st</sup>, 2017.</ref>
 +
| 0824302385180<br>(sticker)
 +
| &nbsp;
 +
| US limited edition (500 copies), 'yellow snow' in clear vinyl, manufactured and distributed by [http://www.newburycomics.com/ Newbury Comics].
 
|}
 
|}
  
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[[Category:Discography]]
 
[[Category:Discography]]
 
[[Category:Original Albums]]
 
[[Category:Original Albums]]
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[[Category:1974]]
 
[[Category:The Real Frank Zappa Book (The List)]]
 
[[Category:The Real Frank Zappa Book (The List)]]

Latest revision as of 02:13, 3 November 2021

Album History
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Apostrophe (')
Released March 1974
See also:
IINK, Patio, KUR
The Old Masters, Box III
Apostrophe (') - Au20
Apostrophe/Overnite DVD

Players

Tracks

LP

Side One

  1. Don't Eat The Yellow Snow (2:06)
  2. Nanook Rubs It (4:37)
  3. St. Alphonzo's Pancake Breakfast (1:52)
  4. Father O'Blivion (2:18)
  5. Cosmik Debris (4:10)

Side Two

  1. Excentrifugal Forz (1:31)
  2. Apostrophe' (5:53)
  3. Uncle Remus (2:54)
  4. Stink-Foot (6:35)
Current CD
  1. Don't Eat The Yellow Snow (2:05)
  2. Nanook Rubs It (4:37)
  3. St. Alphonzo's Pancake Breakfast (1:50)
  4. Father O'Blivion (2:18)
  5. Cosmik Debris (4:18)
  6. Excentrifugal Forz (1:33)
  7. Apostrophe' (5:50)
  8. Uncle Remus (2:50)
  9. Stink-Foot (6:38)
1986 CD,
coupled with Over-Nite Sensation
Tape

Side One

  1. Excentrifugal Forz (1:33)
  2. Apostrophe' (5:50)
  3. Uncle Remus (2:50)
  4. Stink-Foot (6:38)

Side Two

  1. Don't Eat The Yellow Snow (2:05)
  2. Nanook Rubs It (4:37)
  3. St. Alphonzo's Pancake Breakfast (1:50)
  4. Father O'Blivion (2:18)
  5. Cosmik Debris (4:18)

Release Notes

Recording Studios: Electric Lady Studios, NYC, Bolic, Inglewood, Paramount, Hollywood.
Released: March 1974.
Engineers: Steve Desper, Terry Dunavan, Barry Keene, Bob Hughes, Kerry McNabb.
Produced, Arranged & Struggled with Frank Zappa.
Graphics: Cal Schenkel.
Front Photo: Emerson-Loew.
Technical: Paul Hof, Oscar Kergalvis, Kansas & sometimes Dunt, Brian Krokus, Bob Ludwig, Unity.

Liner Notes

Background Information

Conceptual Continuity

Alternate Cover

Unissued alternate cover design

Versions

ZFT # Version # # discs Format Catalog # Release
(YYYY-MM-DD)
EAN.UCC-13
(barcode)
Artwork Comment
18 1.1
Original
Stereo
1 LP Warner Brothers DiscReet 1974-03-22 None   US edition. Matrix #
Side 1: SIDE 1 D1S 2175 (31690-1) #1 0
Side 2: SIDE 2 D1S 2175 (31690-1) #1 0
1 CS Warner DiscReet
M5D 2175
1974? None   US edition. Misprinted cassette: Side numbers are flipped on this 1st issue, the tracks listed are as the tape duplication. Black plastic slipcase, also labelled with same error.

(For '1' read '2' & vice-versa. Error corrected on reissue D4 74222).

1 8T Warner DiscReet
DIS M8D 2175
1974 None   US edition.
1 8T Warner DiscReet
8RM-2175
1974 None   Canadian edition.
1 LP Warner DiscReet 1974-05[1] None   UK edition.
1 CS Warner DiscReet
K4 59201
1974-05[1] None   UK edition.
1 LP Warner DiscReet   None   Dutch & German editions. (DS-2175) is also printed on the Dutch label.
1 LP Warner DiscReet   None   French edition. N° 59201 (31690) & (31691) are printed on the labels, 59201 (DS 2175) Y on the back cover. Matrix #
Face A: MPO 59201 A
Face B: MPO 59201 B
1 LP Warner-Pioneer DiscReet   None   Japanese edition.
1 LP Warner DiscReet/Music-Hall   None   Argentinian edition.
2.1
Discrete
Quadraphonic
1 CD-4 LP Warner DiscReet 1974? None   Not playable on a regular system.
1 Quad-8 Tape Warner DiscReet
DIS L9D 2175
1974? None   Not playable on a regular system.
2.3
Remix from Quadraphonic
1 LP Barking Pumpkin Records
BPR 9999-4
1987-12-30     Included in The Old Masters, Box III set.
2.2
Remastered
Quadraphonic
1 CD Rykodisc
RCD 40025
1986-09 0014431002526   US edition, coupled with Over-Nite Sensation.
Unknown 1 CS Barking Pumpkin
D4 74222
1989? ?   US edition.
2.4
Remix
from Quadraphonic
1 CS Zappa
TZAPPA 18
? 5016583601843?   UK edition.
1 CD Zappa
CDZAP 18
1990-03 5016583601829   UK edition, coupled with Over-Nite Sensation.
unknown 1 MD Rykodisc
RMD 40025
1992 or later 0014431002588   US edition, coupled with Over-Nite Sensation.
2.2
Remastered
Quadraphonic
1 CD VideoArts
VACK 5034
1994-10-26 4988112405769   Japanese edition, coupled with Over-Nite Sensation.
1 CD Rykodisc
RCD 10519[2]
1995-04-18 0014431051920   US & EU editions.
1 CD BMG/Rykodisc
D108636/RCD 10519[2]
1995? None   US edition.
1 CS Rykodisc
RAC 10519
1995-04-18 0014431051944   US edition.
1 CD VideoArts
VACK 5108
1995-09-25 4988112407725   Japanese edition.
1 CD VideoArts
VACK 5243
1996-05-30? 4988112408432   Japanese edition.
1.1
Original
Stereo
1 CD Rykodisc
RCD 80519
1996-07-02 0014431851926   US edition, Au20 (20 bit master / 24K gold CD). Matrix # IFPI8102 DADR 0RR32<910>RCD80519 IFPI L482
1 CD VideoArts
VACK 5285
1996-07-23 4988112404762   Japanese edition, Au20 (20 bit master / 24K gold CD) = RCD 80519 repackaged with an obi strip and extra liner notes in Japanese
1 CD Rykodisc
RCD 10519[2]
1998? 0014431051920   US & EU editions.
2.2
Remastered
Quadraphonic
1 CD 2001?   US & EU editions. Matrix # IFPI L502 IFPI 8736 DISCTRONICS RCD 10519 01
1 CD VideoArts
VACK 1218
2001-10-24 4988112412743   Japanese edition, mini-album papersleeve.
1 CD Rykodisc
RCD 10589
2005-07-19 0014431058929   = VideoArts VACK 1218, the barcode is a sticker, the Ryko reference is not printed.
Unknown 1 CD VideoArts
VACK 1323
2008-05-21 4988112417670   Japanese edition,
mini-album papersleeve.
1.1
Original Stereo
1 CD Zappa/UMe
ZR 3851
2012-08-28 0824302385128   US edition, manufactured and distributed by UMe[3].
Source: Original 1974 Analog Master. Mastered by Doug Sax with Robert Hadley & Sangwook "Sunny" Nam at The Mastering Lab, Inc., 2012.
1 CD Zappa/UMG Intl
0238512
2012-08-28 0824302385128   EU edition = Zappa/UMe ZR 3851, manufactured in Germany.
1 LP
(180 g)
Zappa/UMe
ZR 3851-1
2014-09-03 or 2014-09-30 0824302385111   US edition. Source: Original ¼" Stereo Analog Master Tapes.
Mastered by Chris Bellman, Bernie Grundman Mastering, 2013.
1 LP
(180 g)
Zappa/UMG Intl
0824302385111
2014-09-03 or 2014-09-30 0824302385111   EU edition = Zappa/UMe ZR 3851-1, pressed by Pallas, Germany.
1 LP
(180 g)
Zappa/UMe
ZR 3851-1[4]
2018-01-19[5] 0824302385180
(sticker)
  US limited edition (500 copies), 'yellow snow' in clear vinyl, manufactured and distributed by Newbury Comics.

Notes

  1. 1.0 1.1 Martin C. Strong, 2004, The Great Rock Discography, p. 1721.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 According to the Zappa Patio, the only way to distinguish the 1995 (= 2001) and 1998 Ryko RCD 10519 is to listen to the discs.
  3. Email announcement by the ZFT on July 31st, 2012.
  4. Same gatefold sleeve as the 2014 US edition with same catalog number ZR 3851-1 and barcode 824302385111. The upper sticker mentions ZR3851C and the lower sticker ZR3851C ST04
  5. Twitter announcement by Newbury Comics on December 21st, 2017.

See Also