Sixteen Frank Zappa Albums Being Made Available on Digital Download Sites

For the first time, sixteen albums from Frank Zappa are being made available on digital download sites such as iTunes and Amazon.

Included in the release are studio albums, concert and audio documentary recordings that were originally released on vinyl and/or CD between 1999 and 2013.

The new releases are being made available through the Zappa Family Trust who regained ownership of the recordings in 2012. Headed by Frank's widow Gail, the family made the entire recorded catalog available on iTunes for the first time and began remastering the analog masters for reissue on vinyl. Presented with proper care and attention to detail, the releases honor the iconic legacy of the composer, guitarist, bandleader, filmmaker and irrepressible wit.

The Zappa Family Trust is partnered with Universal Music Enterprises (UMe) for a long-term, global licensing agreement for Frank Zappa's entire recorded catalog, as well as rights management participation across the rest of the visionary cultural icon's creative canon. The partnership spans the vault and Zappa's vast music and film archive for new product releases, trademark licensing, film and theatrical production.

The following are the albums now available digitally:
  • Frank Zappa - Everything Is Healing Nicely
    • Prequel to The Yellow Shark
    • Official Release #69 (originally released December 1999)
    • Produced by Frank Zappa
  • Frank Zappa - FZ:OZ
    • Live At Hordern Pavilion, Sydney, Australia 1976
    • Live concert recorded on January 20, 1976. 27 tracks
    • Official Release #70 (originally released August 16, 2002)
    • Produced by Frank Zappa
    • Compilation Produced by Dweezil Zappa
  • Frank Zappa - Imaginary Diseases
    • Liner notes by Steve Vai. 10 Piece Band. Live.
    • Official Release #76 (originally released January 2006)
    • All Recordings Produced by Frank Zappa
  • Frank Zappa – The MOFO Project/Object
    • The Making Of Freak Out! An FZ Audio Documentary released in 2006 commemorating the 40th Anniversary of that release
    • Official Release #78 (originally released December 5, 2006)
    • Music Composed, Arranged, Orchestrated & Conducted by Frank Zappa
  • Frank Zappa – Trance-Fusion
    • Trance-Fusion. It's about Time. It's about Music. It's about the Guitar.
    • Official Release #79 (originally released October 2006)
    • Produced by Frank Zappa
  • Frank Zappa - Buffalo
    • Live At Buffalo Memorial Auditorium 1980
    • Another scintillating sojourn in the tour itinerary of stages past. Live 1980 Frank Zappa concert.
    • Official Release #80 (originally released April Fool's Day 2007)
    • Produced by Frank Zappa
  • Frank Zappa - The Dub Room Special!
    • Originally produced for vinyl by Frank Zappa. Liner notes by John Frusciante. Close your eyes and imagine how listening to an album used to be.
    • Official Release #81 (originally released August 24, 2007)
    • Produced by Frank Zappa
  • Frank Zappa and the Mothers of Invention/Hot Rats/Grand Wazoo - WAZOO
    • Live At The Boston Music Hall 1972
    • Official Release #82 (originally released Halloween 2007)
    • Produced by Frank Zappa
  • Frank Zappa - One Shot Deal
    • Official Release #83 (originally released Friday the 13th of June, 2008)
    • Produced by Frank Zappa
    • Compilation Produced by Gail Zappa & Joe Travers
  • Frank Zappa - Philly '76
    • Live At Spectrum Theater, Philadelphia, PA 1976
    • Official Release #86 (originally released December 15, 2009)
    • Produced by Frank Zappa
    • Compilation Produced by Gail Zappa & Joe Travers
  • Frank Zappa – Greasy Love Songs
    • Yum & Cheap Thrills together at last. Frank Zappa Audio Documentary Project/Object. Cruise again with Ruben & The Jets playing all your favorite greasy love songs.
    • Official Release #87 (originally released April 4, 2010)
    • Produced by Frank Zappa
    • Compilation Produced by Gail Zappa & Joe Travers
  • Frank Zappa - Congress Shall Make No Law . . .
    • Presenting: a very LARGE Public Service Announcement. Frank Zappa tells it like it is. And you still have the right to hear it. So far…
    • Official Release #88 (originally released September 19, 2010, 35 years after the Congressional Hearing)
    • Musics of the 10 commandments composed, performed, recorded by Frank Zappa
    • Produced by Frank Zappa
    • Program Assemblage by Gail Zappa with Joe Travers and a little help from Todd Yvega
  • Frank Zappa - Hammersmith Odeon
    • Live At London's Hammersmith Odeon 1978
    • Brilliant performances! 1978 LIVE in London. You are there!
    • Official Release #89 (originally released November 6, 2010)
    • Produced by Frank Zappa
    • Compilation Produced by Gail Zappa & Joe Travers
  • Frank Zappa - Feeding The Monkies At Ma Maison
    • Melty, Melty. Delicious. Nutritious. Icy Hot. Zappa at the Synclavier. Melt your ears with your own mad digital experience.
    • Official Release #90 (originally released September 22, 2011)
    • Produced/Composed/Arranged by Frank Zappa
    • Compilation Produced by Gail Zappa & Joe Travers
  • Frank Zappa and the Mothers of Invention - Carnegie Hall
    • Live At Carnegie Hall 1971
    • Carnegie Hall (Warts & All!!!). Your ticket to October 11, 1971 - Two Full Shows! Jack your Lanterns!! Tricks & Treats!!!
    • Official Release #91 (originally released October 31, 2011)
    • Produced/Performed/Conducted by Frank Zappa
    • Compilation Produced by Gail Zappa & Joe Travers
  • Frank Zappa - A Token Of His Extreme (Soundtrack)
    • 77 Magical Moments! Take it on the road. Play it for your mom. Stuff it in your turkey. Stick it in your ear. Frank did.
    • Official Release #97 (originally released November 25, 2013)
    • Produced, Composed & Arranged by Frank Zappa

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