Bongo Fury releases

1975 US Original on DiscReet DS 2234


The details of the album were not printed on the front cover instead they were included on a plastic label stuck to the shrink-wrap which meant the label would be easily lost or damaged!

1975(?) US Limited Edition on RCA Music Service Record Club R114523

Issued ‘under licence’.

1975 UK on DiscReet K 59209 marketed by WEA

Never released in the UK due to contractual disagreements between Herb Cohen’s DiscReet and Richard Branson’s Virgin labels. Only test pressings were made, seven of which are known to exist.

1975 Japan on DiscReet P-10093-D

Made in Japan with obi and Japanese language insert.

1975 Dutch Original on DiscReet DIS 59209 marketed by WEA Records B.V.Hilversum

1975(?) Spanish Original(?) on Reprise HRES 291-74 marketed by HISPAVOX.

Distribuido por HISPAVOX, S.A.Torrelguna, 102 Madrid-27

1976 Argentina on Reprise/Discreet 14 198-1. Series: Super Lujo.

Includes ‘Extasis Del Alma Dura de Carolina’, ‘Sam Y Cuero Caresseudo Chato’ and ‘Poofter Mace Alardes De Planes Futuros’

1977 German Release on DiscReet (Paler Yellow) DIS 59209 by WEA Musik GmbH

With WEA midi advertisement inner

1989 Rykodisc RCD 10097

Under license from Barking Pumpkin Records

1989 European Release(?) Zappa Records CDZAP 15

Manufactured and Marketed by TODAY CROYDON LTD Under licence from BARKING PUMPKIN RECORDS , Zappa Records 102 Belsize Lane, London, NW3 5BB Made in France

2009 Japan CD on VideoArts Music VACK-1341

Manufactured in Japan by VideoArts Music Inc under exclusive license from Rykodisc.Mini album version with obi and insert with lyrics in English and Japanese

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