Frank Zappa ‎– Shut Up 'n Play Yer Guitar

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Rykodisc ‎– RCD 10533/34/35, Rykodisc ‎– D203404
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3 × CD, Album, Club Edition, Reissue, Remastered
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Shut Up 'n Play Yer Guitar
1-1 Five-Five-Five 2:35
1-2 Hog Heaven 2:49
1-3 Shut Up 'n Play Your Guitar 5:38
1-4 While You Were Out 6:00
1-5 Treacherous Cretins 5:34
1-6 Heavy Duty Judy 4:42
1-7 Soup 'n Old Clothes 7:53
Shut Up 'n Play Yer Guitar Some More
2-1 Variations On The Carlos Santana Secret Chord Progression 3:58
2-2 Gee, I Like Your Pants 2:35
2-3 Canarsie
Engineer – Joe Chicarelli*
6:05
2-4 Ship Ahoy
Bass – Roy EstradaKeyboards – Andre Lewis
5:20
2-5 The Deathless Horsie 6:20
2-6 Shut Up 'N Play Yer Guitar Some More 6:53
2-7 Pink Napkins
Engineer – Alan P.*Keyboards – Eddie Jobson
4:38
Return Of The Son Of Shut Up 'n Play Yer Guitar
3-1 Beat It With Your Fist 1:58
3-2 Return Of The Son Of Shut Up 'N Play Yer Guitar 8:30
3-3 Pinocchio's Furniture 2:05
3-4 Why Johnny Can't Read 4:15
3-5 Stucco Homes 9:08
3-6 Canard Du Jour
Bouzouki – F.Z.*Engineer – Kerry McNabbViolin [Baritone], Written-By – Jean-Luc Ponty
9:56

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Notes

This is a 3 CD Box set with a 6 page booklet.
Orignal vinyl release date was 11 May 1981.
RCD 10533/34/35 is the catalogue number listed on the discs.
D203404 is the catalogue number listed on both the discs and the spine.
Liner notes by John Swenson taken from Guitar World magazine, November 1981, Vol.2, No.6.
FZ approved re-master.

Track 1-4 recorded at unknown date at UMRK, Los Angeles.
Track 2-4 recorded at unknown date at unknown location, probably Tokyo or Osaka on rented 4-track facility.
Track 3-5 recorded at unknown date and facility in Los angeles.
Track 3-6 recorded at unknown date at Paramount Studios, Los Angeles.
Track 2-7 recorded 17/2/77 at Odeon Hammersmith, London on Manor Mobile.
Tracks 1-1, 1-5, 2-6 & 3-4 recorded 17/2/79 at Odeon Hammersmith, London on Rolling Stones Mobile.
Tracks 1-3 & 2-2 recorded 18/2/79 at Odeon Hammersmith, London on Rolling Stones Mobile.
Tracks 2-3 recorded 19/2/79 at Odeon Hammersmith, London on Rolling Stones Mobile, overdubs at Village recorders.
Track 2-1 recorded 17/10/80 at Dallas Civic Arena, Dallas on UMRK remote facility.
Track 1-2 recorded 18/10/80 at Brady Theatre, Tulsa on UMRK remote facility.
Track 3-1 recorded 30/10/80 at The Palladium, New York, on UMRK remote facility.
Track 1-6, 3-3 recorded 5/12/80 at Berkely Community Theatre, Berkely on UMRK remote facility.
Track 1-7 recorded 11/12/80 at Santa Monica Civic Auditorium, Santa Monica on UMRK remote facility.

Other Versions (5 of 46) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
CBS 66368 Frank Zappa Shut Up 'N Play Yer Guitar(3xLP, Album, Ltd + Box) CBS CBS 66368 Europe 1981 Sell This Version
WTX 38289 Frank Zappa Shut Up 'N Play Yer Guitar(3xCass, Album + Box) Barking Pumpkin Records WTX 38289 US 1981 Sell This Version
RCD 10028/29 Frank Zappa Shut Up 'n Play Yer Guitar(2xCD, Album, RE) Rykodisc RCD 10028/29 US Unknown Sell This Version
CSPS 1785 Frank Zappa Return Of The Son Of Shut Up 'N Play Yer Guitar(LP, Album) Barking Pumpkin Records CSPS 1785 Canada 1981 Sell This Version
RCD 10028 / RCD 10029 Frank Zappa Shut Up 'n Play Yer Guitar(2xCD, Album, RE) Rykodisc RCD 10028 / RCD 10029 US 1986 Sell This Version

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