Frank Zappa Wazoo 1972

Wazoo is a live album by Frank Zappa.

It was recorded at the Music Hall in Boston, Massachusetts on September 24, 1972.

Shortly after The Mothers lost their equipment in the fire in Montreux made famous by Deep Purple’s song Smoke On The Water, An idiot pushed Zappa of stage at a concert in London and he was badly injured. This stopped him from touring for about nine months but he was creative in the studio with the albums The Grand Wazoo and Waja/Jawaka.

This album captures the final night of his 12 concert comeback tour when he was playing with a 20 strong big band.

Frank Zappa Wazoo

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Songs On Frank Zappa Wazoo

Intro – 3:47
The Grand Wazoo (Think It Over) – 21:17
Approximate – 14:39
Big Swifty – 11:49
Ulterior Motive – 3:19
The Adventures Of Greggery Peccary – Movement I – 4:50
The Adventures Of Greggery Peccary – Movement II – 9:07
The Adventures Of Greggery Peccary – Movement III – 12:33
The Adventures Of Greggery Peccary – Movement IV – The New Brown Clouds – 7:35
Penis Dimension – 3:35
Variant 1 Processional March – 3:28

This is Zappa’s jazz album and it is instrumental except for various spoken sections. For more details see

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