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Zappa - Them Or Us Album

Zappa - Them Or Us Album
Performer: Zappa
Genre: Rock
Title: Them Or Us
MP3 album size: 2134 mb
FLAC album size: 2096 mb
Style: Hard Rock, Avantgarde, Doo Wop
Country: Europe
Catalog number: 0238702
Label: Zappa Records

Tracklist


1Frogs With Dirty Little Lips
Bass – Arthur BarrowDrums – Chad WackermanGuitar – Steve VaiHarmony Vocals – Bob Harris, Bobby Martin , Ray White, Roy EstradaKeyboards – Tommy MarsLead Vocals – Frank ZappaPercussion – Ed MannWritten-By – Ahmet Zappa, Frank Zappa
2:46
2Them Or Us
Bass, Synthesizer [Mini-moog] – Scott ThunesDrums – Chad WackermanGuitar [Solo] – Frank Zappa
5:09
3Truck Driver Divorce
Bass – Scott ThunesDrums – Chad WackermanKeyboards – Bobby Martin , Tommy MarsPercussion – Ed MannRhythm Guitar – Ray White, Steve VaiVocals, Guitar [Solo] – Frank Zappa
9:07
4Baby, Take Your Teeth Out
Bass – Scott ThunesDrums – Chad WackermanGuitar – Steve VaiHarmony Vocals – Bob Harris, Ray White, Thana HarrisKeyboards – Bobby Martin Keyboards [Solo] – Tommy MarsLead Vocals – Ike WillisPercussion – Ed Mann
1:54
5In France
Bass – Arthur BarrowDrums – Chad WackermanGuitar – Ray WhiteHarmonica [Solo] – Bobby Martin Harmony Vocals – Ike Willis, Napoleon Murphy Brock, Ray WhiteKeyboards – Tommy MarsLead Vocals – Johnny "Guitar" Watson
3:32
6Ya Hozna
Bass – Arthur BarrowDrums – Chad WackermanGuitar [Solo] – Steve VaiKeyboards – Tommy MarsVocals – George Duke, Moon Zappa, Napoleon Murphy BrockVocals, Rhythm Guitar – Frank Zappa
6:27
7The Closer You Are
Bass – Arthur BarrowDrums – Chad WackermanHarmony Vocals – Bobby Martin , Ike Willis, Ray WhiteKeyboards – Tommy MarsLead Vocals – Frank ZappaWritten-By – Bobby Robinson, Earl Lewis
3:02
8Marque-Son's Chicken
Bass – Scott ThunesDrums – Chad WackermanGuitar [Solo] – Frank ZappaGuitar [Written Lines] – Steve VaiKeyboards – Bobby Martin , Tommy MarsPercussion – Ed MannRhythm Guitar – Ray White
7:35
9Whipping Post
Bass – Scott ThunesDrums – Chad WackermanKeyboards – Tommy MarsLead Vocals, Keyboards – Bobby Martin Percussion – Ed MannRhythm Guitar – Ray White, Steve VaiSoloist, Guitar – Frank ZappaWritten-By – Gregg Allman
7:32
10Stevie's Spanking
Bass – Scott ThunesChorus – Ike Willis, Ray White, Roy EstradaDrums – Chad WackermanGuitar [First Solo] – Steve VaiGuitar [Second Solo] – Dweezil ZappaKeyboards – Tommy MarsLead Vocals – Bobby Martin Percussion – Ed MannRhythm Guitar – Frank Zappa, Ray White
5:24
11Sinister Footwear II
Bass – Scott ThunesDrums – Chad WackermanGuitar [Solo] – Frank ZappaGuitar [Written Lines] – Steve VaiKeyboards – Bobby Martin , Tommy MarsPercussion – Ed MannRhythm Guitar – Ray White
8:39
12Sharleena
Bass – Scott ThunesDrums – Chad WackermanGuitar [Solo] – Dweezil ZappaKeyboards – Tommy MarsPercussion – Ed MannRhythm Guitar, Guitar [Fills] – Steve VaiVocals – Bobby Martin , Frank Zappa, Ray White
4:34
13Planet Of My Dreams
Bass – Patrick O'HearnDrums – Chad WackermanHarmony Vocals – Ike Willis, Ray White, Thana HarrisLead Vocals – Bob HarrisPiano – George Duke
1:42
14Be In My Video
Bass – Scott ThunesDrums – Chad WackermanHarmony Vocals – Ike Willis, Napoleon Murphy Brock, Ray WhitePiano – Brad ColeSaxophone, Voice [Falsetto] – Bobby Martin Voice [Insinuations] – Frank Zappa
3:41

Versions


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
SVBO 74200Zappa Them Or Us ‎(2xLP, Album, Jac)Barking Pumpkin RecordsSVBO 74200US1984
1C 464 24 0234 9Frank Zappa Them Or Us ‎(Cass, Album)EMI1C 464 24 0234 9Europe1984
1C 164 Y 24 0234 3, 1C 164-24 0234 , 1C 164 Y 24 0Zappa Them Or Us ‎(2xLP, Album, Gat)EMI, EMI, EMI, Barking Pumpkin Records, Barking Pumpkin Records1C 164 Y 24 0234 3, 1C 164-24 0234 , 1C 164 Y 24 0Europe1984
VACK-1255Zappa Them Or Us ‎(CD, Album, Promo, RE, RM)Videoarts MusicVACK-1255Japan2002
2-62 2402345 Zappa Them Or Us ‎(2xCass, Album)EMI2-62 2402345 Italy1984

Credits


  • EngineerBob Stone, Mark Pinske
  • GraphicsGabrielle Raumberger, New Age Art
  • LayoutMichael Mesker
  • Music By, Lyrics ByFrank Zappa (tracks: 2 to 12)
  • Painting [Cover Painting]Donald Roller Wilson
  • Photography BySteve Schapiro
  • Producer, Arranged ByFrank Zappa
  • Production ManagerMelanie Starks
  • Remastered By [Mastered By]Doug Sax, Robert Hadley, Sangwook "Sunny" Nam
  • Transferred By [1630 Transfers]Joe Travers

Notes


Comes in a standard jewel case with a 12-page booklet.

This album was originally released in 1984.
Mastered at The Mastering Lab, Inc., 2012.
©℗ 1984, mmxii Zappa Family Trust.
Under exclusive license to Universal Music Enterprises, a division of UMG Recordings, Inc.
Made in the EU.
This is Zappa Family Archival Matter In Living Ylem.
Source: 1984 Sony PCM 3324 Digital Master.
This is Official Release #40.
“Democracy doesn't work unless you participate.” -FZ Register. Vote.

“The Closer You Are” published by EMI Longitude & EMI UNART Catalog Inc.
“Whipping Post” published by Elijah Blue Music / Unichappell Music, Inc.
Music & Lyrics for all other selections ©1984 Munchkin Music.
All FZ Titles published worldwide by the Zappa Family Trust dba Munchkin Music.

Vaultmeisterment & Analog Transfers, March 2012, UMRK.
DSD signal path: Ampex ATR-102/Meitner Mark II A/D Converter via Sonoma Digital Workstation

Barcodes


  • Barcode (Text): 8 24302 38702 3
  • Barcode (Scanned): 824302387023
  • Matrix / Runout: Sony DADC [Universal logo] 0238702 15 A00
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L555
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 94K4
  • Rights Society: BIEM/SDRM

Companies


  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Zappa Family Trust
  • Copyright (c) – Zappa Family Trust
  • Copyright (c) – Munchkin Music
  • Record Company – Universal Music Group International
  • Licensed To – Universal Music Enterprises
  • Published By – Munchkin Music
  • Published By – EMI Longitude Music
  • Published By – EMI Unart Catalog Inc.
  • Published By – Elijah Blue Music
  • Published By – Unichappell Music, Inc.
  • Produced At – UMRK
  • Engineered At – UMRK
  • Mastered At – The Mastering Lab

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