Charge of the Tornadoes CD cover

Another new CD from The Tornadoes...

Charge of the Tornadoes

26 tracks - 5 unreleased!

Featuring:

  • 7 tracks engineered by Frank Zappa at Pal Studios in 1962-1963
  • 10 studio tracks from their 1962-1963 Bustin' Surfboards album sessions, including The Gremmie - Part I in a newly remixed complete album version and a revised version
  • 8 studio tracks from 1997
  • 3 German live tracks from the "Zappanale 15" festival
  • a new version of Bumble Bee Stomp with Dick Zeiner (of the Truants and Mike Methane & the Blue Flames)
  • remastered to sound more brilliant than ever!

Once again, these recordings feature the classic Tornadoes lineups of Gerald Sanders, Roly Sanders, Jesse Sanders, Leonard Delaney and all 3 sax players that have played with the band: George White, Ernie Tavizon and Joel Willenbring.

Another 24-page illustrated booklet features extremely rare photos and George White's extensive reminiscences of the band and recording with Frank Zappa



Here's the track listing (* = previously unreleased):
  1. GOD'S FINGER
  2. BUSTIN' SURFBOARDS (LP MIX)
  3. MALAGUEƑA (DARK EYES)
  4. DEVIL'S TAIL
  5. OLD SHEP
  6. THE TORNADO
  7. FULL CIRCLE
  8. TALLADEGA
  9. THE INEBRIATED SURFER (LP MIX)
  10. GREEN FLASH
  11. CHARGE OF THE TORNADOES
  12. PHANTOM (ALL I ASK OF YOU / PHANTOM OF THE OPERA)
  13. BUMBLE BEE STOMP
  14. THE GREMMIE - PART I (COMPLETE LP MIX) *
  15. OLA FINAL
  16. JOHNNY B GOODE
  17. SUMMERTIME
  18. RAW-HIDE
  19. BUSTIN' SURFBOARDS '97
  20. THE SWAG
  21. THE GREMMIE - PART I (REVISED)
  22. WHO WAS THAT?!?!
  23. VAQUERO (LIVE) *
  24. HONKY TONK (LIVE) *
  25. THAT'S ALL RIGHT (LIVE) *
  26. BUMBLE BEE STOMP (2005) *
Price: $7

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