Frank Zappa Apostrophe (') 180g LP
Frank Zappa Apostrophe (') 180g LP
Genre: Pop Rock
Label: Universal
Format: 33RPM,
Size: 12"

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Frank Zappa Apostrophe (') 180g LP

Frank Zappa

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SKU:
UNILP23851
UPC:
824302385111
180g Vinyl LP! Cut Directly from Original 1/4" Stereo Analog Master Tapes!
Remastered for Vinyl by Chris Bellman at Bernie Grundman Mastering! Pressed at Pallas in Germany!


One of Zappa's Definitive Works!

The Zappa Family Trust presents more freshly remastered music with the 40th Anniversary Edition of Frank Zappa’s Apostrophe(’) on audiophile quality 180-gram vinyl. This special edition of the iconic 1974 album is cut directly from the original quarter-inch stereo analog master tapes.

Featuring definitive Zappa cuts “Don’t Eat The Yellow Snow” and “Cosmik Debris” among its original nine tracks, Apostrophe(’) was Zappa’s highest-charting album, peaking at No. 10 on the Billboard 200. The Gold-certified album has been remastered for vinyl by Chris Bellman at Bernie Grundman Mastering and manufactured for the world at Pallas Group in Germany.

The 40th Anniversary Edition of Apostrophe(’) continues the Zappa Family Trust's ongoing commitment to the restoration of Frank Zappa’s albums on audiophile quality vinyl. Joe Travers, Vaultmeister, Zappa Archives, is working on the new LP releases with Bellman.

Apostrophe (') is an album by Frank Zappa, his eighteenth, released on March 22, 1974. An edited version of its lead-off track, "Don't Eat the Yellow Snow," was Zappa's first chart single, reaching position 86. Apostrophe (') remains Zappa's biggest commercial success in the US. It was certified Gold by the RIAA on April 7, 1976. The album also peaked at number 10 on the Billboard Charts and would end up becoming Zappa's highest-charting album.

Continuing from the commercial breakthrough of Over-Nite Sensation (1973), this album is a similar mix of short songs showcasing Zappa's humor and musical arrangements. The record's lyrical themes are often bizarre or obscure, with the exception of "Uncle Remus," which is an extension of Zappa's feelings on racial disharmony featured on his earlier song "Trouble Every Day."

Features:
• 180g Vinyl
• Mastered directly from the original 1974 1/4" stereo analog master tape by Chris Bellman at Bernie Grundman Mastering
• Manufactured for the world at Pallas Group in Germany

Selections:
Side One:

1. Don't Eat The Yellow Snow
2. Nanook Rubs It
3. St. Alfonzo's Pancake Breakfast
4. Father O'Blivion
5. Cosmik Debris
Side Two:
1. Excentrifugal Forz
2. Apostrophe
3. Uncle Remus
4. Stink-Foot
Description
180g Vinyl LP! Cut Directly from Original 1/4" Stereo Analog Master Tapes!
Remastered for Vinyl by Chris Bellman at Bernie Grundman Mastering! Pressed at Pallas in Germany!


One of Zappa's Definitive Works!

The Zappa Family Trust presents more freshly remastered music with the 40th Anniversary Edition of Frank Zappa’s Apostrophe(’) on audiophile quality 180-gram vinyl. This special edition of the iconic 1974 album is cut directly from the original quarter-inch stereo analog master tapes.

Featuring definitive Zappa cuts “Don’t Eat The Yellow Snow” and “Cosmik Debris” among its original nine tracks, Apostrophe(’) was Zappa’s highest-charting album, peaking at No. 10 on the Billboard 200. The Gold-certified album has been remastered for vinyl by Chris Bellman at Bernie Grundman Mastering and manufactured for the world at Pallas Group in Germany.

The 40th Anniversary Edition of Apostrophe(’) continues the Zappa Family Trust's ongoing commitment to the restoration of Frank Zappa’s albums on audiophile quality vinyl. Joe Travers, Vaultmeister, Zappa Archives, is working on the new LP releases with Bellman.

Apostrophe (') is an album by Frank Zappa, his eighteenth, released on March 22, 1974. An edited version of its lead-off track, "Don't Eat the Yellow Snow," was Zappa's first chart single, reaching position 86. Apostrophe (') remains Zappa's biggest commercial success in the US. It was certified Gold by the RIAA on April 7, 1976. The album also peaked at number 10 on the Billboard Charts and would end up becoming Zappa's highest-charting album.

Continuing from the commercial breakthrough of Over-Nite Sensation (1973), this album is a similar mix of short songs showcasing Zappa's humor and musical arrangements. The record's lyrical themes are often bizarre or obscure, with the exception of "Uncle Remus," which is an extension of Zappa's feelings on racial disharmony featured on his earlier song "Trouble Every Day."

Features:
• 180g Vinyl
• Mastered directly from the original 1974 1/4" stereo analog master tape by Chris Bellman at Bernie Grundman Mastering
• Manufactured for the world at Pallas Group in Germany

Selections:
Side One:

1. Don't Eat The Yellow Snow
2. Nanook Rubs It
3. St. Alfonzo's Pancake Breakfast
4. Father O'Blivion
5. Cosmik Debris
Side Two:
1. Excentrifugal Forz
2. Apostrophe
3. Uncle Remus
4. Stink-Foot
Genre
Pop Rock
If Can Be Discounted
YES
Discontinued
NO
Inventory
1.00
Construct
0
Dropship
0
Artist
Frank Zappa
Title
Apostrophe (')
Composer
Additional Artists
Record Weight
180G
Record Speed
33RPM
Record Speed Record Size
12"
Multi Channel
Stereo
1
Mono
Colored
Picture Disc
1/2 Speed
DMM
Out of Print
Sell Hold/Repressing
Direct to disc
Creation Date
06-23-2014
Availability
In Stock
Format
Vinyl
ISBN
Release Date
09-26-2014
ASSOC
R
Scratch & Dent
0
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