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The Resource Roxy : the movie / Intercontinental Absurdities presents a Frank & Stein production ; written, directed & conducted by Frank Zappa ; produced by Frank Zappa, Gail Zappa, Ahmet Zappa, Jeff Stein ; music composed by Frank Zappa

Roxy : the movie / Intercontinental Absurdities presents a Frank & Stein production ; written, directed & conducted by Frank Zappa ; produced by Frank Zappa, Gail Zappa, Ahmet Zappa, Jeff Stein ; music composed by Frank Zappa

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Roxy : the movie / Intercontinental Absurdities presents a Frank & Stein production ; written, directed & conducted by Frank Zappa ; produced by Frank Zappa, Gail Zappa, Ahmet Zappa, Jeff Stein ; music composed by Frank Zappa
Title
Roxy
Title remainder
the movie / Intercontinental Absurdities presents a Frank & Stein production ; written, directed & conducted by Frank Zappa ; produced by Frank Zappa, Gail Zappa, Ahmet Zappa, Jeff Stein ; music composed by Frank Zappa
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Conductor
Director
Performer
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Now fully restored by the Zappa Family Trust this live concert film is being made available for the first time. It captures Frank and the Mothers at the height of their powers and includes material that is unique to these performances. This is a highly anticipated release for Zappa fans who have waited many years for the concert footage to finally be released. --Amazon.com
Cataloging source
AKD
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • Edited by John Albarian; digital restoration, Ben Satory
  • Produced by Frank Zappa, Gail Zappa, Ahmet Zappa and Jeff Stein
Date time place
Recorded at the Roxy Theatre, Hollywood, California, in December 1973
Dewey number
782.42166
LC call number
M1630.18.Z37
LC item number
R69 2015
PerformerNote
Features Frank Zappa and the Mothers: Frank Zappa, lead guitar, vocals, percussion; Ruth Underwood, percussion; Napoleon Murphy Brock, tenor sax, flute, lead vocals; Tom Fowler, bass; Bruce Fowler, trombone; Ralph Humphrey, drums, percussion; George Duke, keyboards, synthesizer, vocals; Chester Thompson, drums
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1945-2015
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Zappa, Frank
  • Zappa, Gail
  • Zappa, Ahmet
  • Stein, Jeff
  • Mothers of Invention
  • Honker Home Video
  • Eagle Vision (Firm)
Runtime
116
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rock music
  • DVDs
Technique
live action
Label
Roxy : the movie / Intercontinental Absurdities presents a Frank & Stein production ; written, directed & conducted by Frank Zappa ; produced by Frank Zappa, Gail Zappa, Ahmet Zappa, Jeff Stein ; music composed by Frank Zappa
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes Roxy : the soundtrack; CD does not include tracks 8, 13, 14, 16 & 17
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • audio disc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • performed music
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
1-2. "Something terrible has happened" / Cosmik debris -- 3. Penguin in bondage -- 4. T'Mershi Duween -- 5-6. Dog/Meat (The dog breath variations/ Uncle Meat) -- 7. RDNZL -- 8. Inca roads -- 9. Echidna's arf (of you) -- 10. Don't you ever wash that thing? -- 11. Cheepnis-percuassion -- 12. Cheepnis -- 13. I'm the slime -- 14. Big swifty -- 15. Be-bop tango (of the old jazzmen's church) -- 16. (end credits) Don't eat the yellow snow -- 17. Father O'Blivion
Control code
1857032
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. + 1 audio disc
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Media category
  • video
  • audio
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Other control number
801213072798
Other physical details
sound, color
Ownership
Originally produced in 1973.
Publisher number
EV307279
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o927447089
  • (OCoLC)927447089
System details
DVD
Label
Roxy : the movie / Intercontinental Absurdities presents a Frank & Stein production ; written, directed & conducted by Frank Zappa ; produced by Frank Zappa, Gail Zappa, Ahmet Zappa, Jeff Stein ; music composed by Frank Zappa
Publication
Note
Includes Roxy : the soundtrack; CD does not include tracks 8, 13, 14, 16 & 17
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • audio disc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • performed music
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
1-2. "Something terrible has happened" / Cosmik debris -- 3. Penguin in bondage -- 4. T'Mershi Duween -- 5-6. Dog/Meat (The dog breath variations/ Uncle Meat) -- 7. RDNZL -- 8. Inca roads -- 9. Echidna's arf (of you) -- 10. Don't you ever wash that thing? -- 11. Cheepnis-percuassion -- 12. Cheepnis -- 13. I'm the slime -- 14. Big swifty -- 15. Be-bop tango (of the old jazzmen's church) -- 16. (end credits) Don't eat the yellow snow -- 17. Father O'Blivion
Control code
1857032
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. + 1 audio disc
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Media category
  • video
  • audio
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Other control number
801213072798
Other physical details
sound, color
Ownership
Originally produced in 1973.
Publisher number
EV307279
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o927447089
  • (OCoLC)927447089
System details
DVD

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