Illegal, Immoral and Fattening

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Illegal, Immoral and Fattening
Illegal immoral and fattening Flo and eddie album cover.jpg
Live album with studio elements by
Released1975
GenreComedy rock
Length38:05
LabelColumbia
ProducerJoe Wissert
Flo & Eddie chronology
Flo & Eddie
(1973)
Illegal, Immoral and Fattening
(1975)
Moving Targets
(1976)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4/5 stars[1]
Christgau's Record GuideC–[2]

Illegal, Immoral and Fattening is a 1975 comedy rock album recorded by Howard Kaylan ("Eddie") and Mark Volman ("Flo"). A majority of the album comes from live recordings, including three songs that first appeared in the 1974 film Down and Dirty Duck. Illegal, Immoral and Fattening and Moving Targets were reissued on a single compact disc in 2007 by Acadia Records.[3]

Track listing[edit]

Side one[edit]

  1. "Illegal, Immoral and Fattening" — 3:11 (Kaylan, Volman)
  2. "Rebecca" — 2:41 (Albert Hammond, Michael Hazlewood)
  3. "Kama Sutra Time" — 6:40 (Kaylan, Volman, Jim Pons)
  4. "The Sanzini Brothers Return (With The Tibetan Memory Trick)" — 2:50 (Kaylan, Volman, Ian Underwood)
  5. "Livin' in The Jungle" — 3:40 (Kaylan, Volman)

'The Sanzini Brothers' is a reference to the days with Frank Zappa: see Playground Psychotics

Side two[edit]

  1. "Cheap" — 2:40 (Kaylan, Volman)
  2. "The Kung Fu Killer" — 3:00 (Kaylan, Volman)
  3. "Eddie Are You Kidding?" — 2:22 (Volman, Kaylan, Frank Zappa, John Seiter)
  4. "The Pop Star Massage Unit" — 4:56 (Kaylan, Volman)
  5. "Let Me Make Love To You" — 2:20 (Kaylan, Volman)
  6. "There's No Business Like Show Business" — 3:40 (Irving Berlin)

"Eddie Are You Kidding?" is a cover of a song they did with Frank Zappa: see Just Another Band from L.A.

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ Christgau, Robert (1981). "Consumer Guide '70s: F". Christgau's Record Guide: Rock Albums of the Seventies. Ticknor & Fields. ISBN 089919026X. Retrieved February 24, 2019 – via robertchristgau.com.
  3. ^ "Illegal, Immoral and Fattening/Moving Targets > Overview". Allmusic. Retrieved 2007-10-03.