The Guitar World According to Frank Zappa is a 1987 compilation album presenting guitar solos . It was distributed as a cassette from Guitar World magazine, and has also been accessible in bootlegged variations as Guitar Hernia and Solo on Guitar. The compilation has never been offered officially in other forms (compact discs, etc.), however the cassette has some exclusive material, including an unreleased guitar solo and an excerpt from an unreleased remix of "Revised Music for Guitar and Low-Budget Orchestra" from the Studio Tan album, presenting drum overdubs by Chad Wackerman.
00:01 -"Sleep Dirt"
From the Sleep Dirt album.December 1974, recorded at Caribou Studios, Colorado; originally released without permission by Warner Brothers on the album Sleep Dirt
3:17 -"Friendly Little Finger"
From the Zoot Allures album.1975, recorded in a dressing room at Hofstra University and over-dubbed at the Record Plant, Los Angeles, California.
7:33 -Excerpt from "Revised Music for Guitar and Low-Budget Orchestra"
Unreleased remix with drum overdubs from 1984.
9:13 -"Things That Look Like Meat"
Shortened version of a track later released on the Guitar album.December 1981, recorded live in some place that's not there anymore in Salt Lake City, Utah.
15:20 -"Down in de Dew"
Later released as part of the Läther box set.1975, recorded at Paramount Studios, Hollywood, California.
18:16-"A Solo from Heidelberg"
Later released on the One Shot Deal album.1977, recorded live in concert, Heidelberg, West Germany.
23:02 -"A Solo from Cologne"
Longer version of a track later released on the Guitar album.1982, recorded live in concert, Cologne, West Germany.
27:36 -"A Solo from Atlanta"
Longer version of a track later released on the Guitar album.1984, recorded in concert, Atlanta, Georgia.
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