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Front cover of the "Live at the Fillmore" cd.

"Live at the Fillmore" is a live recording released by The Residents. Act one features two suites: "Louisiana", which features music based on their hometown, and "Freaks", based on the album "Freak Show". Act two is a performance of their latest tour at the time, "Disfigured Night". The cd was released in 1998. The music was performed on October 31st, 1997.

Track Listing[]

Act one

- Introduction


- Jambalya

- 44

- Gingerbread Man ("The Aging Musician", "The Old Woman", and "The Sold- Out Artist".)


- Everyone Comes to the Freak Show

- Loss of Innocence

- Jelly Jack (The Boneless Boy)

- Lottie (The Human Log)

- Ted

- Benny (The Bouncing Bump)

ACT 2 (Disfigured Night)

- Introduction

- Disfigured Night pt.1

- Disfigured Night pt.2

- Disfigured Night pt.3

- Disfigured Night pt.4

- Disfigured Night pt.5

- Disfigured Night pt.6

- Disfigured Night pt.7 (We are the World)


- Hello Skinny

- This is a Man's, Man's, Man's World

- Curtain Call

- Good Night (Cruel World)


- The original cd was a limited edition of 1,200 copies. The 2005 reissue was a limited edition of 1,000.

- "Introduction" and "Curtain Call" are both orchestral numbers from the soundtrack of the 1933 movie "King Kong", and both were written by Max Steiner.