dale bozzio

Born Dale Frances Consalvi 2nd March, 1955.

Worked at the Playboy Club in Boston, appearing in Playboy magazine as Toni Consalvi, for four years before heading to Los Angeles to become an actress. Having once met FZ in in Boston she decided to make contact with him in LA. She was invited to sing with the band and can be heard on Joe's Garage Act I, Joe's Garage Acts II & III, Thing-Fish, and The Lost Episodes. She also appears in Baby Snakes (The Film).

She married Terry Bozzio in 1979 and they formed their own band Missing Persons, with Warren Cuccurullo and Patrick O'Hearn in 1980. Their band and marriage broke up in 1986.

She continued to tour using the Missing Persons name.

She performed at FZ's 50th birthday tribute in Novemeber 1991 modifying the words from Packard Goose to "Music...and Frank Zappa...are the best."




discography - as dale bozzio

discography - with frank zappa

discography - contributions



28 frank zappa: joe's garage act I
   (1979, lp, usa, zappa records)

29 frank zappa: joe's garage acts II & III
   (1979, 2lp, usa, zappa records)

  missing persons: spring session m
    (1982, lp, usa, capitol)


frank zappa: thing-fish
   (1984, 3lp, usa, barking pumpkin)

  missing persons: the best of the missing persons
    (1987, cd, usa, capitol cdp 7 46628 2) = compilation

  various artists: zappa's universe
    (1993, cd, nl, verve 513575-2) - incl. various zappa band alumni performing frank zappa's compositions

  various artists: choice morsels
    (1993, cd, usa, verve/polygram) - incl. various zappa band alumni performing frank zappa's compositions


frank zappa: the lost episodes
   (1996, cd, usa, ryko)


frank zappa: have i offended someone?
   (1997, cd, usa, ryko)

  missing persons: late nights early days
    (1997, cd, japan, bandai music entertainment)

  missing persons: lost tracks
    (2002, cd, usa, one way records one35189)

  missing persons: the best of missing persons
    (2002, cd, usa, capitol 7235-36234-2-5) = compilation

  doubleyousee: playing in tongues
    (2009, cd, usa, zappa records) - feat. terry bozzio, dale bozzio, al malkin & peter wolf, incl. 'wreckelection' (frank zappa)

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  dale bozzio: make love not war
    (2010, download, -, blue pie records)

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  warren cuccurullo: n'liten up
    (2015, download, --, bandcamp) - feat. joe travers, dale bozzio, shenkar
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Pictures of Dale Bozzio appeared in (at least) three magazines:

playboy magazine - october 1976

hustler magazine - march 1979

hustler magazine - february 1980


random notes


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