Halloween 81: Live At The Palladium, New York City, recorded on October 31, 1981 (two shows) and November 1, 1981 (1 show), is the latest in the iconic Frank Zappa Halloween series of boxset releases. 
 
Containing 6 CDs featuring 3 complete concerts (mixed from the original multi-track tapes) and 78 unreleased live tracks. 
 
Includes a Count Frankula mask along with a red and black cape as well and a 52-page booklet with photos including liner notes by touring band member Robert Martin, Vaultmeister Joe Travers and fan-in-attendance Gary Titone.
DISC 1
10/31/81 – 8pm Show 1
Chunga’s Revenge
“The Finest Night Of The Year”
You Are What You Is – Take 1
You Are What You Is – Take 2
Mudd Club
The Meek Shall Inherit Nothing
Dumb All Over
Heavenly Bank Account
Suicide Chump
Jumbo Go Away
Envelopes
Drowning Witch
What’s New In Baltimore?
Moggio
We’re Turning Again
Alien Orifice
 
DISC 2
10/31/81 – 8pm Show 1 – cont’d
Teen-age Prostitute
Flakes
Broken Hearts Are For Assholes
The Blue Light
Tinsel Town Rebellion
Yo Mama
Bobby Brown Goes Down
City Of Tiny Lites
“We’re Not Gonna Stand For It!”
Strictly Genteel
Dancin’ Fool
Whipping Post
 
DISC 3
10/31/81 – 12am Show 2
Black Napkins
“A Historical Event”
Montana
Easy Meat
Society Pages
I’m A Beautiful Guy
Beauty Knows No Pain
Charlie’s Enormous Mouth
Fine Girl
Teen-age Wind
Harder Than Your Husband
Bamboozled By Love
Sinister Footwear II
Stevie’s Spanking
Commercial Break
 
DISC 4
10/31/81 – 12am Show 2 – cont’d
Cocaine Decisions
Nig Biz
Doreen
Goblin Girl
The Black Page #2
Tryin’ To Grow A Chin
Strictly Genteel
The Torture Never Stops
“The Real Show Keeps Going”
Joe’s Garage
Why Does It Hurt When I Pee?
The Illinois Enema Bandit 
“The Halloween Tradition”
King Kong
Auld Lang Syne
 
DISC 5
11/01/81
Zoot Allures
“The Last Of Our Halloween Shows”
I’m The Slime
Pound For A Brown
Dave & Al
Cosmik Debris
Montana
Easy Meat
Dumb All Over
Heavenly Bank Account
Suicide Chump
Jumbo Go Away
Envelopes
Drowning Witch
 
DISC 6
11/01/81 – cont’d
What’s New In Baltimore?
Moggio
We’re Turning Again
Alien Orifice
Teen-age Prostitute
Sinister Footwear II
Stevie’s Spanking
Cocaine Decisions
Nig Biz
Goblin Girl
The Black Page #2
Whipping Post
Broken Hearts Are For Assholes
The Torture Never Stops