Frank Zappa Carnegie Hall 1971

Carnegie Hall is a live album by Frank Zappa and the Mothers Of Invention.

It captures the two performances Zappa played in New York on October 11, 1971. It was finally released in October 2011.

This dates back to the time of Flo & Eddie on vocals and this period has divided Zappa fans.

Frank Zappa Carnegie Hall

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Songs On Frank Zappa Carnegie Hall

Hello (To FOH)/Ready?! (To The Band) – 1:03
Call Any Vegetable – 10:36
Anyway The Wind Blows – 3:59
Magdalena – 6:07
Dog Breath – 5:44
Peaches En Regalia – 4:04
Tears Began To Fall – 2:31
Shove It Right In – 6:31
King Kong – 30:24
200 Motels Finale – 3:41
Who Are The Brain Police? – 7:07
Auspicious Occasion – 2:45
Divan: Once Upon A Time – 5:40
Divan: Sofa #1 – 3:11
Divan: Magic Pig – 1:42
Divan: Stick It Out – 4:53
Divan: Divan Ends Here – 4:17
Pound For A Brown – 6:03
Sleeping In A Jar – 2:46
Wonderful Wino – 5:45
Sharleena – 4:51
Cruising For Burgers – 3:15
Billy The Mountain (Pt. 1) – 28:19
Billy The Mountain – 13:30
Billy The Mountain (Pt. 2) – 5:37
The $600 Mud Shark Prelude – 1:26
The Mud Shark – 13:34

The first seven tracks on the first CD are by the support band, The Persuasions. The optional mp3 download (from where I took the track names and times) does NOT include these tracks and I doubt many will be prepared to pay the premium between the price of the mp3 download and the CD set to get them.

Playing on the album are:

Playing on the album are:

Frank Zappa: guitar, vocals
Mark Volman: vocals, percussion
Howard Kaylan: vocals, percussion
Ian Underwood: keyboards, woodwinds
Don Preston: minimoog
Jim Pons: bass guitar, vocals
Aynsley Dunbar: drums

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