1996
Label: Rykodisc - RCD 10574/76 • Format: 3x, CD Album • Genre: Jazz, Rock, Classical • Style: Jazz-Rock, Avantgarde, Prog Rock, Post-Modern
Duke Of Orchestral Prunes - Frank Zappa - Läther (CD, Album)

It's worth your time to explore it as you listen to it. Cutting to the genius that is FZ, if you are a curious listener and ever wondered what's the big deal about Zappa, buy this album. This posthumously released CD has it all. There's orchestrations, rock, comedy that even the casual listener will associate to FZ, the brilliant studio mixes, and best of all is what some people forget about Frank Zappa are his prolific live /5().

Everything is contained in a Polygram/Mercury record envelope. Additional notes: “Läther” (pronounced 'leather') was originally conceived as a four-record box set in When Frank delivered the album to Warner Bros. Records, the label refused to release it, telling .

Läther was originally conceived by Zappa as a 4-record box set that was rejected by his record company in early Most of the compositions were re-edited (sometimes with other arrangements) over the next two years into several albums (principally Live In New York, Studio Tan, Sleep Dirt, & Orchestral Favorites). The project was released.

 · The full saga of Läther (pronounced leather) is tangled enough to give a migraine to all but committed Zappaphiles. Basically, what you need to know is that this project was originally conceived of as a four-record box set. When record company politics prevented its release in that format, much of the material was spread over the albums Live in New York, Sleep Dirt, Studio Tan, and Orchestral.

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