℗ 2016 UMG Recordings; A Universal Music Enterprises release
Released May 27, 2016
Duration 1h 08m 59s
Record Label Frank Zappa Catalog
Genre Rock
 

The Crux Of The Biscuit

Frank Zappa

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1.1
Cosmik Debris
Frank Zappa
4:21
1.2
Uncle Remus (Mix Outtake)
Frank Zappa
3:59
1.3
Down In De Dew (Alternate Mix)
Frank Zappa
3:16
1.4
Apostrophe' (Mix Outtake)
Frank Zappa
9:07
1.5
The Story Of Don't Eat Yellow Snow/St. Alphonzo's Pancake Breakfast
Frank Zappa
2:25
1.6
Don't Eat Yellow The Snow/St. Alphonzo's Pancake Breakfast (Live)
Frank Zappa
19:26
1.7
Excentrifugal Forz (Mix Outtake)
Frank Zappa
1:34
1.8
Energy Frontier (Take 4)
Frank Zappa
3:04
1.9
Energy Frontier (Take 6 With Overdubs)
Frank Zappa
4:15
1.10
Energy Frontier (Bridge)
Frank Zappa
8:23
1.11
Cosmik Debris (Basic Tracks / Take 3)
Frank Zappa
5:11
1.12
Don't Eat The Yellow Snow (Basic Tracks / Alternate Take)
Frank Zappa
2:12
1.13
Nanook Rubs It (Basic Tracks / Outtake)
Frank Zappa
0:42
1.14
Nanook Rubs It (Session Outtake)
Frank Zappa
0:48
1.15
Frank's Last Words...
Frank Zappa
0:16
Digital Booklet
The Crux of the Biscuit is a compilation album by American musician Frank Zappa, released in July 2016, originally intended to celebrate the 40th anniversary of his album Apostrophe ('). It is the fourth project in a series of 40th Anniversary FZ Audio Documentaries, following MOFO (2006), Lumpy Money (2009) and Greasy Love Songs (2010). The name is based on the same lyric from "Stink-Foot" that Apostrophe (') is based on—"the crux of the biscuit is the apostrophe."
96 kHz / 24-bit PCM – Frank Zappa Catalog Studio Masters

Tracks 14, 15 – 48 kHz / 24-bit PCM, mastered in 96 kHz / 24-bit Track 5 – 44.1 kHz / 24-bit PCM, mastered in 96 kHz / 24-bit
Track titlePeak (dB FS)RMS (dB FS)DR
Album average
Range of values
-0.94
-7.00 to -0.20
-16.86
-24.78 to -13.09
11
9 to 15
1
Cosmik Debris
-0.30-14.399
2
Uncle Remus (Mix Outtake)
-0.30-15.0010
3
Down In De Dew (Alternate Mix)
-0.30-15.0911
4
Apostrophe' (Mix Outtake)
-0.30-13.529
5
The Story Of Don't Eat Yellow Snow/St. Alphonzo's Pancake Breakfast
-7.00-23.4111
6
Don't Eat Yellow The Snow/St. Alphonzo's Pancake Breakfast (Live)
-0.20-16.229
7
Excentrifugal Forz (Mix Outtake)
-0.30-15.3011
8
Energy Frontier (Take 4)
-0.30-15.5010
9
Energy Frontier (Take 6 With Overdubs)
-0.30-15.3111
10
Energy Frontier (Bridge)
-0.30-13.099
11
Cosmik Debris (Basic Tracks / Take 3)
-0.22-17.5012
12
Don't Eat The Yellow Snow (Basic Tracks / Alternate Take)
-0.30-17.6312
13
Nanook Rubs It (Basic Tracks / Outtake)
-0.30-18.3613
14
Nanook Rubs It (Session Outtake)
-0.30-17.8713
15
Frank's Last Words...
-3.38-24.7815

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