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Date: 8-21-73
Description:  live tv concert
Title: Stockholm TV
Lineup: FZ, Tom Fowler, Bruce Fowler, Jean-Luc Ponty, Ian Underwood, George Duke, Ruth Underwood, Ralph Humphrey.
Quality: B-
Format: 1 DVD
Format: 1 CD

Dupree's Paradise
Farther Oblivion
Cosmik Debris
Eric Dolphy Memorial Barbecue
Kung Fu
Penguin in Bondage
RDNZL (incomplete)?


' We Don't Mess Around' 1978

A Pound for a Brown, Baby Snakes, The Deathless Horsie, Dancin' Fool,
Easy Meat, Honey Don't You Want a Man Like Me?, (incomplete)


Date: 6-19-70
Description:  interview
Title: BRD Studios Radio Breman
Quality: C-
Format: 1 VHS

Comments: "This is a brief German TV interview with
Frank, the talking head, circa June 19, 1970.  They discuss new members Flo & Eddie, Jeff Simmons, George Duke, Ian, etc. 
May include
Beat Club 10-06-68"

Note: this is an old generation tape, get's a minus because
 of its "wavy" picture, impossible to transfer to vcd (for now


Date: 8-6 or 7 or 27-74 
Description:  live concert
Title: A Token of His Extreme
Location: KCET studio in LA
Lineup: FZ, Tom Fowler, Napoleon Murphy Brock, George Duke, Ruth Underwood, Chester Thompson
Quality: A
Format: 1 DVD (PAL)
Format: 2 CD

Dog Meat
More Trouble Every Day
George Duke Solo
Florentine Pogen
Oh No
Pygmy Twylyte
Inca Roads

Bonus: excerpts from Dub Room Special

Cosmic Debris
Room Service

'Not for Broadcast'

Inca Roads

Inca Roads
Room Service
Comments: may be official, may not.

Date: 9-9-78
Description:  live concert
Location: Knebworth Festival
Quality: B-
Format: 1 CD

Deathless Horsie
Dancin' Fool
Easy Meat
Honey Don't You Want A Man Like Me/
Pound for a Brown
Baby Brown
Keep It Greasy
Village of the Sun
The Meek Shall Inherit Nothing
City of Tiny Lights
Magic Fingers - Yellow Snow Suite - Bamboozled By Love

Comments: good sound, get's a minus because there is some phasing

Date: 10-31-81
Description: live concert
Title: You Are What You Is
Location:  Pallidium NYC
Lineup: Tommy Mars, Ed Mann, Steve Vai, Ray White
Scott Thunes, Bobby Martin, Chad Wackerman

Quality: B
Format: 1 DVD
Format: 1 CD

Black Napkins
Easy Meat
Society Pages
I'm A Beautiful Guy
Beauty Knows No Pain
Charlie's Enormous Mouth
Fine Girl
Teen-age Wind
Harder Than Your Husband
Bamboozled By Love
Stevie's Spanking
Cocaine Decisions
Nig Biz
Goblin Girl
Tryin'To Grow A Chin
Strictly Genteel
The Torture Never Stops


SNL 76 and 79
Comments: Pro-shot but exrtreme generation loss...still very watchable and enjoyable. Here's some notes:  "You Are What You Is"  (LBS Video, 58 min.)     Mixed footage of 1st & 2nd shows. Fore more click: Notes

Date: 5-17-88
Description: live concert
Title: Palacio Desportes
Location: Barcelona, Spain
Lineup: FZ, Ike Willis, Scott Thunes, Ed Mann, Chad Wackerman, Mike Keneally, Bobby
Martin, Bruce Fowler, Walt Fowler, Albert Wing, Paul Carman, Kurt McGettrick.

Quality: A
Format: 1 DVD
Format: 2 CD

Pre-Concert Documentary
Black Page
Packard Goose
Bamboozled by Love
Black Napkins
When the Lie's so Big
Planet of the Baritone Women
Any Kind of Pain
Jesus Thinks You Are a Jerk
Find Her Finer
BigSwifty/Synclavier Instrumental
Ain't Got No Heart
Love of my Life
TortureNever Stops/Cowboy Burt
Watermelon in Easter Hey
Whipping Post
I Am the Walrus
Illinois Enema Bandit

Comments: upgrade, good video

Date: 8-26-94
Title: Does Humour Belong in Music?
Description: live concert with interview clips
Lineup: Ike Willis, Ray White, Bobby martin, Allan Zavod, Scott Thunes and Chad Wackerman.
Quality: A+
Format: 1 DVD  (PAL)
Format: 1 CD

1. Zoot Allures
2. Tinsel Town Rebellion
3. Trouble Every Day
4. Hot Plate Heaven At The Green Hotel
5. The Dangerous Kitchen
6. He's So Gay
7. Bobby Brown
8. Keep It Greasy
9. Honey, Don't You Want A Man Like Me?
10. Dinah-Moe Humm
11. Cosmik Debris
12. Be In My Video
13. Dancin' Fool

14. Whippin' Post


Description:  documentarys
Title: Present Day Composer Refuses to Die and A&E Biography
Quality: A
Format: 1 VCD-to-DVD
Comments: BBC documentary on the life and work of Frank Zappa. There is a lot of cool footages with bandmates (Ian Underwood, Georges Duke, Bruce Fowler, Tom Fowler), some family members (Gail Zappa, Dwezill Zappa, etc.) and other collaborators (such as Pierre Boulez, the well known French orchestra conductor).  This is followed by Frank Bio after his passing on A&E.

Date: 1976-1978
Title: Saturday Night Live with Frank Zappa
Description: Zappa performing and hosting
Quality: A
Format: 1 DVD

Host: Candice Bergen
Song: I'm The Slime with Don Pardo

Host: Frank Zappa
Songs: Dancing Fool
The Meek Shall Inherit Nothing

Date: asst
Title: Odds and Ends
Description: compilation
Quality: A/B
Format: 1 DVD

Track list: not available 

Title: The Yellow Shark
Description: orchestra concert
Quality: A
Format: 1 DVD (PAL)

1. Overture
2. Dog/Meat
3. Outrage at Valdez
4. Times Beach II

5. III Revised
6. The Girl in the Magnesium Dress
7. Be-bop Tango
8. Food Gathering in Post-industrial America
9. Ruth is Sleeping
10. Amnerika
11. None of the Above
12. Pentagon Afternoon
13. Questi Cazzi di Piccione (no listed)
14. Times Beach III
15. Welcome to the United States
16. Pound for a Brown
17. Exercise #4 (no listed)
18. Get Whitey
19. G-spot Tornado
20. Final

Comments: no guitar in this one.

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