MOTHERS OF INVENTION ABSOLUTELY FREE USA V6-5013 STEREO FOC 12" LP VINYL

Collector's info: Blue Verve Label with empty "T" logo, No Hollywood Address on Label, Stamper / Matrix codes (hand-written) "V6-5013 Side 1 MGS-672-RE-1" / "V6-5013 Side 2 MGS-673"

Label sides printed as "Side 1" & "Side 2" (other version/s with 'A' & 'B')

Trivia: the Album "Absolutely Free" by Frank Zappa had a major influence on "Soft Machine's Vol 2 RIVMIC Melodies"

High Quality Photo of Album Front Cover  "MOTHERS OF INVENTION - Absolutely Free"

MOTHERS OF INVENTION ABSOLUTELY FREE USA V6-5013 STEREO FOC 12" LP VINYL

MOTHERS OF INVENTION ABSOLUTELY FREE USA V6-5013 STEREO FOC 12" LP VINYL

MOTHERS OF INVENTION ABSOLUTELY FREE USA V6-5013 STEREO FOC 12" LP VINYL

MOTHERS OF INVENTION ABSOLUTELY FREE USA V6-5013 STEREO FOC 12" LP VINYL

MOTHERS OF INVENTION ABSOLUTELY FREE USA V6-5013 STEREO FOC 12" LP VINYL

MOTHERS OF INVENTION ABSOLUTELY FREE USA V6-5013 STEREO FOC 12" LP VINYL

 

Note: The images on this page are photos of the actual album. Slight differences in color may exist due to the use of the camera's flash.

Collectors information & Description:
 

Gatefold (FOC) cover design with artwork / photos on the inside cover pages

This album "MOTHERS OF INVENTION - Absolutely Free" is the second album by The Mothers of Invention, led by Frank Zappa. Absolutely Free is, again, a display of complex musical composition with political and social satire. The band had been augmented since Freak Out! by the addition of saxophone player Bunk Gardner, keyboardist Don Preston, guitarist Jim Fielder and drummer Billy Mundi. Fielder quit the group before the album was released and his name was removed from the album credits.

Music Genre:
 
Rock, Alternative Rock 
Album Production Information:
 

The album: "MOTHERS OF INVENTION - Absolutely Free" was produced by: Tom Wilson

Label Information:
 
Blue Label Verve V6-5013 / MGS-672
Media Format:
 
12" LP Vinyl Stereo Gramophone Record
Total Album (Cover+Record) weight: 280 gram  
Year & Country:
 
1967 Made in USA

Personnel/Band Members and Musicians on: MOTHERS OF INVENTION - Absolutely Free

    Band-members, Musicians and Performers
  • Frank Zappa – guitar, conductor, vocals
  • Jimmy Carl Black – drums, vocals
  • Ray Collins – vocals, tambourine
  • Don Ellis – trumpet on Brown Shoes Don't Make It
  • Roy Estrada – bass, vocals
  • Bunk Gardner – woodwinds
  • Billy Mundi – drums, percussion
  • Don Preston – keyboards
  • John Rotella – percussion
  • Jim Fielder – guitar, piano
  • Pamela Zarubica – vocals

Complete Track-listing of the album "MOTHERS OF INVENTION - Absolutely Free"

The detailed tracklist of this record "MOTHERS OF INVENTION - Absolutely Free" is:

    Track-listing Side One:
  1. Plastic People 3:40
  2. The Duke of Prunes 2:12
  3. Amnesia Vivace 1:01
  4. The Duke Regains His Chops 1:45
  5. Call Any Vegetable 2:19
  6. Invocation & Ritual Dance of the Young Pumpkin 6:57
  7. Soft-Sell Conclusion 1:40
    Track-listing Side Two:
  1. America Drinks 1:52
  2. Status Back Baby 2:52
  3. Uncle Bernie's Farm 2:09
  4. Son of Suzy Creamcheese 1:33
  5. Brown Shoes Don't Make It 7:26
  6. America Drinks & Goes Home 2:43

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