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On June 25, 1975.

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On June 25, 1975, “DiscReat” label released “One size fits all” , the tenth and the final Frank Zappa and the Mothers of Invention album. It was recorded August 1974 – April 1975, at “Record Plant Studios” and “Paramount Studios” in Los Angeles, “Caribou Ranch” in  Nederland, CO, and was produced by Frank Zappa. One of Zappa’s music heroes, Johnny “Guitar” Watson, guests on two tracks.

Personnel

  • Frank Zappa– guitar, lead and backing vocals
  • George Duke– keyboards, lead and backing vocals, synthesizer
  • Napoleon Murphy Brock– flute, lead and backing vocals, tenor saxophone
  • Ruth Underwood– marimba, vibraphone, percussion
  • Chester Thompson– drums, sound effects, voices
  • Tom Fowler– bass guitar
  • James “Bird Legs” Youman – bass guitar
  • Johnny “Guitar” Watson– vocals
  • Captain Beefheart(credited as ‘Bloodshot Rollin’ Red’) – harmonica

Track listing

  1. Inca Roads
  2. Can’t Afford no Shoes
  3. Sofa no.1
  4. Po-Jama People
  5. Florentine Pogen
  6. Evelyn, a Modified Dog
  7. San Berdino
  8. Andy
  9. Sofa no.2
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