The Frank Zappa AAAFNRAAA Birthday Bundle (2008)

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The Frank Zappa AAAFNRAAA Birthday Bundle 2008
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Compilation album by Frank Zappa
Released December 21, 2008
Genre Rock
Producer Frank Zappa, Joe Travers, Dweezil Zappa, Linda Perry
Frank Zappa chronology
Joe's Menage
(2008)
The Frank Zappa AAAFNRAAA Birthday Bundle 2008
(2008)
Congress Shall Make No Law...
(2010)

The Frank Zappa AAAFNRAAA Birthday Bundle 2008 was released as a digital download on iTunes on December 21, 2008. It consists of five previously unreleased tracks performed by Frank Zappa, and new tracks featuring Zappa's children, producer Joe Travers and others. It is the second iTunes album by Frank Zappa, the first being The Frank Zappa AAAFNRAA Birthday Bundle (2006). (AAAFNRAA stands for "Anything Anytime Anywhere for No Reason At All", Zappa's motto of sorts.) The additional A in this release's title stands for "Again".[1]

Track listing[edit]

  1. Dancin’ Fool (Disco Version) 6:18
    • Artist/Writer/Producer: Frank Zappa. Originally released 1979 on a 12” single. Released in 1995 by Rykodisc on Strictly Commercial
  2. More Trouble Every Day 5:48
    • Artist/Writer/Producer: Frank Zappa. Recorded live in Wien, Austria, May 8, 1988
  3. Gorgeous Inca 3:25
    • Artist/Writer/Producer: Frank Zappa. Recorded live in Graz, Austria, March 23, 1979
  4. Ancient Armaments 4:09
    • Artist/Writer/producer: Frank Zappa. Originally released as a B-side to the single "I Don’t Want To Get Drafted". Recorded live in New York City, October 31, 1978
  5. America The Beautiful 3:35
    • (Traditional) Artist/Producer: Frank Zappa. Recorded live in Uniondale, New York, March 25, 1988
  6. You’re A Mean One Mr. Grinch 3:12
  7. Saturday Girl 2:50
    • Artist/Writer/Producer: Dweezil Zappa
  8. Alice 5:12
  9. Espanoza 3:26
    • Artist: Diva Zappa. Producer: Dweezil Zappa
  10. Dumb All Over 5:46
    • Artist: Melanie Starks. Writer: Frank Zappa. Producer: Joe Travers
  11. Twenty Small Cigars 5:49
    • Artist/Producer: Joe Travers. Writer: Frank Zappa
  12. Lacksadaisial 5:44
    • Artist/Writer/Producer: Joe Travers
  13. Dirty Love 4:04
    • Artist: Cree Summer (Ahmet Zappa, background vocals & Dweezil Zappa, guitar). Writer: Frank Zappa. Producer: Linda Perry

References[edit]

  1. ^ Release artwork.

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