vile foamy ectoplasm
- feat. frank zappa, ex-moi and ex-zappa bandmembers
|2007||cd||usa||crossfire publications 9502-2|
in 1993, don preson released an album called "vile foamy ectoplasm" on muffin records. the 2007 release on crossfire has 10 tracks in common with the 1993 release.
 recorded 1981 by the grandmothers in cerrillos, nm
don preston: vocals, fender rhodes, synth * walt fowler: trumpet, synth * mike miller: guitar * tom fowler: bass * tony morales: drums * jimmy carl black: vocals & drums (15)
 recorded late 2000 / early 2001 by the don & bunk show at don
preston's home studio
don preston: keyboards, drum programming * bunk gardner: saxophones
 recorded 1967 - 1968 on the streets of new york
 recorded 1975 at zoo studios in don preston's basement
don preston: fender rhodes, modular moog, mini moog * arthur barrow: guitar, bass * bruce fowler: trombone * michael crayden: percussion * bruce gary: drums (4) * frank wilson: drums (18)
 recorded 1976 at the 'provisional theater', la, ca, usa
don preston: modular moog, mini moog, moog theremin, steiner e.v.i.
 recorded 1968 in new york with frank zappa
engineering the gong segments. the rest was recorded at zoo studios in l.a. on a
modular moog synth
don preston: modular moog, gong
 recorded recorded 2001 in red bank, nj, by don preston's akashic ensemble
don preston: roland jv 1080, paiste going, serge modular synthesizer, ems matrix synthesizer, buchla sequencer, effects * andré cholmondeley: guitar synthesizer, samples * dave ballou: trumpet, effects, cheri jiosne: percussion, drums, drum synthesizer * bunk gardner: tenor saxophone
 recorded 1994 at don preston's studio in l.a.
don preston: piano, vocal, synthesizer, drum programming, percussion
 miss lucy: "i like it" * jimmy carl black: "donnie,", "gettin' hot?" * jim 'motorhead' sherwood: 'how 'bout double load?" * howard kaylan: "ooh man!"
 from 1967-1968. don preston recorded and edited this piece. later, in
1993, he used the new digital technology and de-noised and eq'd each edit, of
which there were hundreds.
don preston: fender rhodes, organ, synthesizer, piano, drums, violin, paiste gong * meredith monk: vocal, bells, bass * donn preston: vocal, piano * burton green: piano * bunk gardner: tenor saxophone, flute, body noises * tom wayburn: percussion * jimmy carl black: snorks, violin, strangeness * roy estrada: violin, moans, wheezes
dedicated to the memory of miss lucy
produced and arranged by don preston