Frank Zappa Philly 76

Philly 76 is a live album by Frank Zappa and it’s notable for including the soulful singing of Lady Bianca.

It was rare for Zappa to work with a female singer and her presence helps to make this album very special and with a clear place in a collection of Zappa’s live recordings.

It was recorded at the Spectrum in Philadelphia on October 29, 1976.

Frank Zappa Philly 76

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Songs On Frank Zappa Philly 76

The Purple Lagoon – 3:35
Stink-Foot – 5:52
The Poodle Lecture – 3:48
Dirty Love – 3:36
Wind Up Workin’ In A Gas Station – 2:32
Tryin’ To Grow A Chin – 4:01
The Torture Never Stops – 13:31
City Of Tiny Lites – 7:47
You Didn’t Try To Call Me – 6:32
Manx Needs Women – 1:44
Chrissy Puked Twice – 6:42 (aka Titties and Beer)
Black Napkins – 18:57
Advance Romance – 13:56
Honey, Don’t You Want A Man Like Me? – 4:09
Rudy Wants To Buy Yez A Drink – 2:20
Would You Go All The Way? – 2:04
Daddy, Daddy, Daddy – 2:05
What Kind Of Girl Do You Think We Are? – 4:55
Dinah-Moe Humm – 8:09
Stranded In The Jungle – 3:10
Find Her Finer – 3:17
Camarillo Brillo – 4:03
Muffin Man – 6:54

Playing on the album are:

Frank Zappa – vocals, lead guitar
Lady Bianca – vocals, keyboards
Ray White – rhythm guitar, vocals
Eddie Jobson – keyboards, violin
Patrick O’Hearn – bass, vocals
Terry Bozzio – drums, vocals

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