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Frank Zappa - Waka / Jawaka - Hot Rats Full Album

Frank Zappa - Waka / Jawaka - Hot Rats Full Album
Fusion, Prog Rock
  • Performer:
    Frank Zappa
  • Title:
    Waka / Jawaka - Hot Rats
  • Genre:
  • Style:
    Fusion, Prog Rock
  • Country:
  • Size FLAC version
    2260 mb
  • Size MP3 version
    1669 mb
  • Record from:
    Vinyl, LP, Album, Reissue, Stereo


1Waka / Jawaka
Drums – Aynsley DunbarElectric Bass, Bass [Fuzz] – ErroneousPiano, Synthesizer [Mini-moog] – Don PrestonPiccolo Flute, Bass Flute, Bass Clarinet, Tenor Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone – Mike AltschulTrombone, Baritone Horn – Billy Byers, Kenny ShroyerTrumpet [Trumpets], Flugelhorn, Chimes – Sal Marquez
2Your Mouth
Baritone Saxophone, Piccolo Flute – Mike AltschulDrums – Aynsley DunbarElectric Bass – ErroneousGuitar – Frank ZappaPiano [Tack] – George DukeSlide Guitar – Tony DuranTenor Saxophone – Joel PeskinTrumpet, Vocals – Sal MarquezVocals – Chris Peterson
3Big Swifty
Drums – Aynsley DunbarElectric Bass – ErroneousElectric Piano [Ring-modulated, Echoplexed] – George DukeGuitar, Percussion – Frank ZappaSlide Guitar – Tony DuranTrumpet [Many Trumpets], Chimes – Sal Marquez
4It Just Might Be A One-shot Deal
Acoustic Guitar, Performer [Electric Bed-springs] – Frank ZappaDrums, Washboard, Tambourine – Aynsley DunbarElectric Bass, Vocals – ErroneousGuitar [Hawaiian] – Jeff SimmonsPedal Steel Guitar [Pedal Solo] – "Sneaky Pete" KleinowTrumpet, Vocals – Sal MarquezVocals – Janet Ferguson, Jeff SimmonsVocals, Slide Guitar – Tony Duran


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
MS 2094Frank Zappa Waka / Jawaka - Hot Rats ‎(LP, Album)Bizarre Records, Reprise RecordsMS 2094US1972
D4 74215Frank Zappa Waka / Jawaka - Hot Rats ‎(Cass, Album)Barking Pumpkin RecordsD4 74215US1988
REP 44 203Frank Zappa Waka / Jawaka - Hot Rats ‎(LP, Album, RE)Reprise RecordsREP 44 203GermanyUnknown
REP 44 203, MS 2094Frank Zappa Waka / Jawaka - Hot Rats ‎(LP, Album, Promo)Reprise Records, Reprise RecordsREP 44 203, MS 2094Germany1972
MS 2094Frank Zappa Waka/Jawaka - Hot Rats ‎(LP, Album)Reprise RecordsMS 2094Canada1972


  • Cover [Idea]Sal Marquez
  • Cover, IllustrationMarvin Mattelson
  • Design [Packaging]Cal Schenkel
  • EngineerKerry McNabb
  • Management [Bizarre Bizness]Herb Cohen
  • Photography By [Back Cover]Philip Schwartz
  • Producer, Written-ByFrank Zappa
  • Recorded By [Supervisor]Marshall Brevitz


℗1972 Reprise Records
Back cover photo (commission through) Scenic Overlook
Recorded at Paramount Studios, Los Angeles.
Thanks to Bob Moog & co., for use of their new Frequency Shifter.
This album is dedicated to Paul Hof & Barry Keene


  • Label Code: LC 0322
  • Price Code (Circled on backsleeve): Ⓑ
  • Rights Society (Boxed on labels): GEMA
  • Matrix / Runout (Label A): 31 456
  • Matrix / Runout (Label B): 31 457


  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Reprise Records
  • Published By – Munchkin Music
  • Distributed By – WEA Musik GmbH
  • Recorded At – Paramount Recording Studios
  • Copyright (c) – Warner Bros. Records Inc.


WakaJawaka also known as WakaJawaka - Hot Rats is the fourth solo album by Frank Zappa, released in July 1972. The album is the jazz-influenced precursor to The Grand Wazoo November 1972, and as the front cover indicates, a sequel of sorts to 1969's Hot Rats. According to Zappa, the title is something that showed up on a ouija board at one time. Big Swifty is a jazz-fusion tune, similar to many of Zappa's pieces from the jazz period of his compositional timeline. It features many horns to. Frank zappa - waka jawaka 1972 completofull. In your mouth 03. IT Just might be a one-shot deal 04. Todos os direitos reservados. All rights , Guitar, Written-By Frank Zappa. Recorded By Marshall Brevitz. Slide Guitar Tony Duran tracks: A, B1, B2. Waka, Jawaka - Hot Rats LP, Album. Bizarre Records, Reprise Records. MS 2094. Listen free to Frank Zappa Waka, Jawaka - Hot Rats Big Swifty, Your Mouth and more. 4 tracks 28:23. The musicians brought in for WakaJawaka are not the stellar personalities that graced Hot Rats. Waka, Jawaka is a music studio album recording by FRANK ZAPPA RIOAvant-ProgProgressive Rock released in 1972 on cd, lp, vinyl andor cassette. Something of a sequel to Hot Rats, recorded while FRANK ZAPPA was in convalescence following a serious stage accident. Maybe it's the product of an itchy cast or a febrile mind, but WakaJawaka is more restless than usual noisy, Frankly. Avant-Garde Avant-Rock. Frank Zappa. Songs in album Frank Zappa - WakaJawaka 1972. Frank Zappa - Big Swifty. Frank Zappa - Your Mouth. Frank Zappa - It Just Might Be A One Shot Deal. Frank Zappa - WakaJawaka. El criterio utilizado para fechar las portadas es el del año de publicación oficial del álbum y la imagen corresponde al diseño original en la medida de lo posible o en su defecto a uno alterno o paralelo, ya que puede variar o cambiar completamente debido a varias razones mercadotecnia y censura entre ellas. Para la realización de este sitio se consultaron páginas oficiales de los artistas, enciclopedias virtuales, sitios de fans, libros y revistas especializadas difícil mencionarlas a todos sin caer en omisiones. No obstante puede haber discrepancias según la fuente de información, ya que. WakaJawaka was Zappa's second solo album and is occasionally referred to as Hot Rats II the handles of the faucets on the cover artwork show the words hot and rats instead of hot and cold. His writing and recording technique had matured a lot in very little time. The dirty blues jamming of the 1969 LP was replaced by clean, crisp jazz improvisations - no need to say this was also an abrupt change in style from the Mothers' 1969-1971 incarnation. The Best of Frank Zappa Vol. 2019 Live. Waka, Jawaka - Hot Rats