Frank Zappa ‎– 200 Motels

United Artists Records ‎– UAS 9956, United Artists Records ‎– UAS-9956
2 × Vinyl, LP, Album, Gatefold

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A1 Semi-Fraudulent/Direct-From-Hollywood Overture 1:59
A2 Mystery Roach 2:32
A3 Dance Of The Rock & Roll Interviewers 0:48
A4 This Town Is A Sealed Tuna Sandwich (Prologue) 0:55
A5 Tuna Fish Promenade 2:29
A6 Dance Of The Just Plain Folks 4:40
A7 This Town Is A Sealed Tuna Sandwich (Reprise) 0:58
A8 The Sealed Tuna Bolero 1:40
A9 Lonesome Cowboy Burt 3:59
B1 Touring Can Make You Crazy 2:52
B2 Would You Like A Snack? 1:23
B3 Redneck Eats 3:02
B4 Centerville 2:31
B5 She Painted Up Her Face 1:41
B6 Janet's Big Dance Number 1:18
B7 Half A Dozen Provocative Squats 1:57
B8 Mysterioso 0:48
B9 Shove It Right In 2:32
B10 Lucy's Seduction Of A Bored Violinist & Postlude 4:01
C1 I'm Stealing The Towels 2:14
C2 Dental Hygiene Dilemma 5:11
C3 Does This Kind Of Life Look Interesting To You? 2:59
C4 Daddy, Daddy, Daddy 3:11
C5 Penis Dimension 4:37
C6 What Will This Evening Bring Me This Morning 3:32
D1 A Nun Suit Painted On Some Old Boxes 1:08
D2 Magic Fingers 3:53
D3 Motorhead's Midnight Ranch 1:28
D4 Dew On The Newts We Got 1:09
D5 The Lad Searches The Night For His Newts 0:41
D6 The Girl Wants To Fix Him Some Broth 1:10
D7 The Girl's Dream 0:54
D8 Little Green Scratchy Sweaters & Courduroy Ponce 1:00
D9 Strictly Genteel (The Finale)
Vocals – Howard Kaylan, Mark Volman, Phyllis Bryn-Julson, Theodore Bikel

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Orchestra recorded at Pinewood Studios, London
January 28-February 5, 1971

Overdubs: Whitney Studios, L.A. Summer 1971
Reduction facilities: Whitney Studios, LA.

Live recording facilities: The Rolling Stones Mobile.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A Etching): UAS-9956-A Y.
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B Etching): UAS-9956-B Y.
  • Matrix / Runout (Side C Etching): UAS-9956-C Y.
  • Matrix / Runout (Side D Etching): UAS-9956-D Y.

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
UAS 9956 Frank Zappa 200 Motels(2xLP, Album, Gat) United Artists Records UAS 9956 US 1971 Sell This Version
UAS 7045 Frank Zappa 200 Motels(LP, Album) United Artists Records UAS 7045 South Africa 1972 Sell This Version
UAS 9956 Frank Zappa 200 Motels(2xLP, Album, Gat) United Artists Records UAS 9956 Philippines 1971 Sell This Version
DTC-7020 Frank Zappa 200 Motels(Cass, Album, Dou) United Artists Records DTC-7020 UK 1972 Sell This Version
UAS. 9956 Frank Zappa 200 Motels(2xLP, Album, Gat) United Artists Records UAS. 9956 India 1975 Sell This Version