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ZZ TOP
Houston, Texas, USA
*  1970

Line-Up (2016):

ZZ TOP (photo)
 

Billy Gibbons - voc,g
Joe 'Dusty' Hill - bg,voc
Frank Beard - ds

Former Members:

Lanier Greig (kb, 1970)
Dan Mitchell (ds, 1970)

Albums Discography:

#TitleRelease DateLabelTypeUKUSA
1.ZZ Top's First Album
produced by: Bill Ham
1/1971 London
2.Rio Grande Mud
produced by: Bill Ham
4/1972 London
3.Tres Hombres
produced by: Bill Ham
8/1973 London 8
4.Fandango
produced by: Bill Ham
5/1975 London/studio60 8
5.Tejas
produced by: Bill Ham
1/1977 London 10
6.The Best Of ZZ Top
produced by: Bill Ham
23.12.1977London 94
7.Dequello
produced by: Bill Ham
11/1979 Warner Bros 24
8.El Loco
produced by: Bill Ham
7/1981 Warner Bros88 17
9.Eliminator
produced by: Bill Ham
4/1983 Warner Bros4 9
10.Afterburner
produced by: Bill Ham
28.10.1985Warner Bros2 4
11.Recycler
produced by: Bill Ham
22.10.1990Warner Bros8 6
12.Greatest Hits
produced by: Bill Ham
13.04.1992Warner Bros5 9
13.Antenna
produced by: Bill Ham/Billy F. Gibbons
17.01.1994RCA3 14
14.One Foot In The Blues14.11.1994Warner Bros
15.Rhythmeen
produced by: Bill Ham/Billy F. Gibbons
09.09.1996RCA32 29
16.XXX
(half live)
28.09.1999RCA 100
17.Mescalero
produced by: Billy F. Gibbons
08.09.2003RCA 57
18.Chrome, Smoke & BBQ: The ZZ Top Box
(4CD box set)
14.10.2003Warner Bros
19.Rancho Texicano: The Very Best of ZZ Top15.06.2004Rhino 30
20.The Beginning Of ZZ Top
(2CD)
8/2006 Delta Music
21.Roots of ZZ Top30.03.2010Fuel 2000
22.Live From Texas04.06.2010Eagle
23.Live in Germany 198021.06.2011Eagle
24.Original Album Series
(5CD)
13.08.2012Rhino
25.La Futura
produced by: Rick Rubin
10.09.2012American29 6
26.The Complete Studio Albums 1970-1990
(10CD box set)
10.06.2013Rhino
27.Groovy Little Hippy Pad11.06.2013
28.Lucky Thirteen23.09.2013Chrome Dreams
29.The Very Baddest Of ZZ Top09.06.2014Rhino 95
30.Live at Montreux 201322.07.2014Eagle Rock
31.Preliminator24.06.2016FM In Concert Series
32.Hi-Fi Mama: Live 198015.07.2016Air Cuts
33.Sharp Dressed Man15.07.2016Suretone
34.Tush29.07.2016Suretone
35.Jesus Just Left Chicago26.08.2016Laser Media
36.Tonite At Midnight - Live: Greatest Hits From Around The World09.09.2016Suretone50 111

Billy Gibbons:

#TitleRelease DateLabelTypeUKUSA
1.Perfectamundo
& The BFG's
produced by: Joe Hardy
06.11.2015Concord62 48
2.The Big Bad Blues21.09.2018Snakefarm19 73

Singles Discography:

#SP/EP TitleRelease DateLabelUKUSA
1.Salt Lick / Miller's Farm1970 Scat
2.(Somebody Else Been) Shakin' Your Tree / Neighbor, Neighbor2/1971 London
3.Francene / Francene (Spanish)5/1972 London 69
4.Francene / Down Brownie
(v GB)
7/1972 London
5.La Grange / Just Got Paid3/1974 London 41
6.Beer Drinkers & Hell Raisers / La Grange6/1974 London
7.Tush / Blue Jean Blues18.07.1975London 13
8.It's Only Love / Asleep In The Desert10.09.1976London 44
9.Arrested For Driving While Blind / It's Only Love3/1977 London 91
10.Arrested For Driving While Blind / Neighbor, Neighbor
(v GB)
4/1977 London
11.El Diablo / Enjoy And Get It On5/1977 London 105
12.I Thank You / A Fool For Your Stockings1/1980 Warner Bros 34
13.Cheap Sunglasses / Esther Be The One27.06.1980Warner Bros 89
14.Leila / Don't Tease Me7/1981 Warner Bros 77
15.Tube Snake Boogie / Heaven, Hell Or Houston12/1981 Warner Bros 103
16.Gimme All Your Loving / If I Could Only Flag Her Down
12" + Jesus Just Left Chicago / Heard It On The X / Arrested For Driving While Blind
3/1983 Warner Bros61 37
17.Sharp Dressed Man / I Got The Six
12" + La Grange
(v GB 11.11.83)
7/1983 Warner Bros53 56
18.TV Dinners / Cheap Sunglasses
12" + A Fool For Your Stockings / Legs
09.03.1984Warner Bros44
19.Legs (remix) / Bad Girl
(v GB 2/85)
5/1984 Warner Bros14 8
20.Gimme All Your Loving / If I Could Only Flag Her Down
(reissue)
9/1984 Warner Bros6
21.Sharp Dressed Man / I Got The Six
(reissue)
12/1984 Warner Bros18
22.The ZZ Top Summer Holiday EP
(Beer Drinkers And Hell Raisers / I'm Bad, I'm Nationwide / Tush / Got Me Under Pressure)
7/1985 Warner Bros51
23.Sleeping Bag / Party On The Patio
7"(2) Sharp Dressed Man / I Got The Six
10/1985 Warner Bros23 8
24.Stages / Hi-Fi Mama1/1986 Warner Bros43 21
25.Rough Boy / Delirious
12" + Legs (mix)
3/1986 Warner Bros15 22
26.Velcro Fly / Can't Stop Rockin'7/1986 Warner Bros 35
27.Velcro Fly / Woke Up With Wood
12" + Can't Stop Rockin' ('86 mix)
9/1986 Warner Bros54
28.Doubleback / Planet Of Women
CD + Doubleback (AOR mix)
5/1990 Warner Bros29 50
29.Concrete And Steel9/1990 Warner Bros
30.Give It Up / Sharp Dressed Man
12",CD + Cheap Sunglasses (live)
11/1990 Warner Bros 79
31.My Head's In Mississippi / A Fool For Your Stockings
12",CD + Blue Jean Blues
4/1991 Warner Bros37
32.Viva Las Vegas / 2000 Blues
CD + Velcro Fly / Stages / Legs
30.03.1992Warner Bros6
33.Rough Boy / Viva Las Vegas (remix)
CD1 + Velcro Fly (extended) / Doubleback (AOR mix)
CD2 + TV Dinners / Jesus Has Just Left Chicago / Beer Drinkers And Hell Raisers
08.06.1992Warner Bros47
34.Pincushion / Cherry Red17.01.1994RCA15
35.Breakaway / Mary's14.03.1994RCA60
36.She's Just Killing Me17.06.1996Epic
37.What's Up With That17.06.1996RCA58
38.Gimme All Your Lovin'
& Martay
27.09.199928
39.Texicali EP6/2012 106
40.Tush (Live From Chicago)02.09.2016Suretone

Billy Gibbons:

#SP/EP TitleRelease DateLabelUKUSA
1.Honky Tonk Stomp
& Brooks & Dunn
10/2009 96
2.Oh Well / Storms
& Matt Sweeney & Bonnie "Prince" Billy
15.11.2012PIAS
3.Treat Her Right
& The BFG's
11.09.2015Concord

Videos:

1. Greatest Hits - 1992, Warner Music
2. Double Down Live - 20.10.2009, Eagle Rock, live 2DVD

Bibliography:

David Sinclair: Tres Hombres: The Story Of ZZ Top
Billy F. Gibbons: Rock and Roll Gearhead (6.10.2005, MBI Publishing's Motorbooks)

Awards:

1999 RIAA Diamond Award (LP "Eliminator", 10 mil. copies)
2004 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

WWW Links:

http://www.zztop.com

Various:

original name Moving Sidewalks

Compilation Appearances:

"La Grange" on OST "Armageddon: The Album" (23.6.98, Columbia)

Billy Gibbons:

appeared on the LP:

John Mayall & Friends: Along For The Ride (26.3.01, Eagle)
Les Paul & Friends: American Made, World Played (30.8.05, Capitol)
B.B. King: B.B. King & Friends - 80 (13.9.05, Geffen)
Queens Of The Stone Age: Era Vulgaris (6/07, Interscope)
Ron Wood: I Feel Like Playing (27.9.10)
Leslie West: Unusual Suspects (13.8.11)
Alice Cooper: Paranormal (28.7.17)
William Shatner: Shatner Claus - The Christmas Album (26.10.18, Cleopatra)
Ronnie Milsap: The Duets (19.1.19)

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200212 71Livegig review
Bang!
YearIssueDatePageColumnType
1994326.01.199415profile
1994402.02.19949album review
19944307.12.199411album review
19944307.12.199424interview
1995111.01.199515Live Bang!gig review
Big Beng!
YearIssueDatePageColumnType
19961619.09.19964profile
19961619.09.199625Forum kritikumalbum review
1997720.02.199713Livegig review
19984517.12.1998345Hard & Heavy Masters
19993728.10.199925Forum kritikumalbum review
19994125.11.199927Forum kritikumalbum review
20021808.11.200235Livegig review
Melodie
YearIssueDatePageColumnType
19889 7Metalový pravěk
19916 30Recenzealbum review
19919 16gig review
19935 37Recenzealbum review
Melody Maker
YearIssueDatePageColumnType
19763711.09.197648Singles Extrasingle review
19801928.06.198016Singlessingle review
19832228.05.198328Albumsalbum review
19833527.08.198314It's Alivegig review
19833603.09.198322Singlessingle review
19835010.12.198316It's Alivegig review
19841010.03.19844Fast Forward - Record News
19841117.03.198426Singlessingle review
19844522.12.198454Singlessingle review
1990027.10.199040Albumsalbum review
19921618.04.199229Singlessingle review
19921802.05.199235Albumsalbum review
1994322.01.199433Albumsalbum review
New Musical Express
YearIssueDatePageColumnType
1973008.09.197322Albumsalbum review
1976019.06.19766interview
Rock & Pop
YearIssueDatePageColumnType
19911304.07.199114profile
19911813.09.199130Livegig review
19911927.09.199120Recenzealbum review
19921329.06.199228Recenzealbum review
1994514.03.199424profile, interview
1994514.03.199427Recommandéalbum review
19941730.08.199419Roskilde '94gig review
19942322.11.199431Livegig review
1995110.01.19959Rock & Topgig review
1995711.04.199527Recenzealbum review
199611 9Rock & Topinterview
19971 106Recenze - Novinkyalbum review
19973 96Livegig review
199911 109Recenze - Novinkyalbum review
199912 111Recenze - Novinkyalbum review
20012 15Pelmel
200311 77Recenzealbum review
20069 61Recenzealbum review
200612 8News
20088 66Record - DVDalbum review
200810 72Recordalbum review
200811 92Rewind - Classic Rockprofile
20093 8Rock & Top - News
20095 80Replay - Máš lístek?
20095 92Rewind - Classic Rockprofile, interview, discography
20097 79Replay - Livegig review
Rock'88
YearIssueDatePageColumnType
19913 10Recenzealbum review
Rolling Stone
YearIssueDatePageColumnType
20001 18Otázky a odpovědiinterview
Spark
YearIssueDatePageColumnType
19942 18profile, discography
19942 27Shotalbum review
20036 57Recordsalbum review