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Mothers of Invention

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Works: 212 works in 618 publications in 4 languages and 5,152 library holdings
Genres: Rock music  Progressive rock music  Psychedelic rock music  Humorous songs  Music  Drama  Orchestral music  Doo-wop (Music)  Biography 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Actor, Singer, Musician
Classifications: M1630.18.Z36, 781.66
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We're only in it for the money by Frank Zappa ( Recording )
30 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frank Zappa's 1968 satirical masterpiece is back in its original glory with Frank's satirical wit intact. We're Only in It for the Money offers the ultimate stab at the idealistic world of hippiedom and the counterculture
Freak out! by Frank Zappa ( Recording )
44 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frank Zappa and his Mothers of Invention make their debut with an album that enters into new rock territory. Freak Out features many kinds of musical styles from parodies of teen pop to avant-garde sound experiments
Strictly commercial by Frank Zappa ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Absolutely free by Frank Zappa ( Recording )
32 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Son of rogues gallery pirate ballads, sea songs & chanteys ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Producer Hal Willner has made a specialty of matching maverick artists, often in unexpected pairings, with surprising material; in 2006, he offered up a supreme example with the first volume of Rogues Gallery, hatched up on the set of Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest with actor Johnny Depp and director Gore Verbinski, who serve as executive producers of both volumes
Uncle Meat by Frank Zappa ( Recording )
26 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Over-nite sensation by Frank Zappa ( Recording )
10 editions published between 1973 and 2012 in English and German and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Weasels ripped my flesh by Frank Zappa ( Recording )
28 editions published between 1970 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One size fits all by Frank Zappa ( Recording )
25 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Burnt weeny sandwich by Frank Zappa ( Recording )
21 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roxy & elsewhere by Frank Zappa ( Recording )
14 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The grand wazoo by Frank Zappa ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1972 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frank Zappa's 200 motels by Frank Zappa ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A psychedelic precursor to music videos, in which The Mothers of Invention, a touring musical group, wreak havoc in Centerville, a stereotypical American town
Lumpy gravy by Frank Zappa ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1967 and 1995 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bongo fury by Frank Zappa ( Recording )
15 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frank Zappa and the Mothers of Invention in the 1960s by Frank Zappa ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The most detailed, informative, and enjoyable documentary on Frank Zappa and the Mothers of Invention yet to emerge. Features rare footage of Frank and the Mothers throughout the 1960s, archive interviews, seldom-seen live performances, and a host of other features. Track listing features: Who Are the Brain Police?, Hungry Freaks Daddy, Trouble Every Day, Brown Shoes Don't Make it, America Drinks and Goes Home, and many more
Cruising with Ruben & the Jets by Frank Zappa ( Recording )
14 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ahead of their time by Frank Zappa ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in Undetermined and English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fillmore East, June 1971 by Frank Zappa ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Some time in New York City Live jam by John Lennon ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Captain Glasspack & his magic mufflers
Captain Glasspack & his magic mufflers
Frank Zappa and the Mothers of invention
Mères de l'invention
Mothers
Mothers Mothers of Invention
Mothers of Invention (hudební skupina)
Soul giants
The Mothers
The Mothers 1964-1975
Zappa and the Mothers
Zappa and the Mothers of Invention
Languages
English (252)
German (4)
French (4)
Dutch (1)
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