MOTHERS OF INVENTION - We're Only In For The Money Gatefold cover 12" VINYL LP ALBUM

 Album: original 1968 pressing, black Verve label with silver printing, empty Verve T logo, bottom of the label near 6 o'clock has "7165 Sunset Blvd", album cover spine has X, album cover back has "V6 5045X", matrix/stamper codes (hand written): "V6-5045 Side 1 MGS 1250 REV F" / "V6-5045 Side 1 MGS 1251 REV F"

This album "We're only in for the Money USA FOC" is the third studio album by The Mothers of Invention. Released on 4 March 4 1968 on Verve Records

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Essential Album Information For: MOTHERS OF INVENTION - We're Only In For The Money

Music Genre:

Jazz Fusion, Prog Rock

Label & Catalognr:

VERVE Records V6-5045 / MGS 1250

Media Format:

Record Format: 12" Vinyl Stereo Gramophone Record
Total Album (Cover+Record) weight: 230 gram  

Year & Country:

1968 Made in USA

MOTHERS OF INVENTION - We're Only In For The Money Production & Recording Information

Album Packaging

This 12" LP vinyl music record comes comes in a Fold Open Cover (FOC), which is also also known as a Gatefold cover. The inner pages of this album cover contains photos, artwork.

Producers:

Frank Zappa for Bizarre Productions - Producer

Tom Wilson - Producer

Album Cover Design & Artwork:

Nifty, Tough and Bitchen - Album Cover Design

Photography:

Jerrold Schatzberg Fashions - Photographer

Tiger Morse - Photographer


Musicians on: MOTHERS OF INVENTION - We're Only In For The Money

Band-members, Musicians:

Frank Zappa – guitar, piano, lead vocals

Jimmy Carl Black – trumpet, drums, vocals, & Indian of the group

Roy Estrada – electric bass, vocals

Bunk Gardner – all woodwinds

Billy Mundi – drums, vocals

Don Preston – keyboards

Euclid James "Motorhead" Sherwood – baritone saxophone, soprano saxophone, road manager

Suzy Creamcheese – telephone voice

Ian Underwood – piano, woodwinds

Pamela Zarubica – vocals

Eric Clapton – Male speaking part in "Are You Hung Up?" and "Nasal Retentive Calliope Music."

Gary Kellgren – "the one doing all the creepy whispering" (i.e., interstitial spoken segments)

Spider Barbour – vocals

Dick Kunc – "cheerful interruptions" vocal

Vicki Kellgren – additional telephone vocals

Sid Sharp – conductor

Track-listing of: MOTHERS OF INVENTION - We're Only In For The Money

Tracklisting Side One:

  1. "Are You Hung Up?" 1:23
  2. "Who Needs the Peace Corps?" 2:34
  3. "Concentration Moon" 2:32
  4. "Mom & Dad" 2:16
  5. "Bow Tie Daddy" 1:22
  6. "Harry, You're a Beast" 1:22
  7. "What's the Ugliest Part of Your Body?" 1:03
  8. "Absolutely Free" 3:26
  9. "Flower Punk" 3:57
  10. "Hot Poop" 0:26

Tracklisting Side Two:

  1. "Nasal Retentive Calliope Music" 2:03
  2. "Let's Make the Water Turn Black" 1:45
  3. "The Idiot Bastard Son" 2:44
  4. "Lonely Little Girl" (Listed as "It's His Voice on the Radio" on the original LP sleeve.) 1:45
  5. "Take Your Clothes Off When You Dance" 1:35
  6. "What's the Ugliest Part of Your Body? (Reprise)" 0:57
  7. "Mother People" 2:32
  8. "The Chrome Plated Megaphone of Destiny" 6:25

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VERVE RECORDS V6-5045 ( MGS 1250= Record Label Details

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Verve V6-5013 / MGS-672 , 1967 , USA

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FRANK'S MOTHERS OF INVENTION – The Ark 12" Vinyl LP

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FOO-EEE RI 70538   , 1992 , USA

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THE MOTHERS OF INVENTION ( with FRANK ZAPPA and CAPTAIN BEEFHEART ) - BONGO FURY 12" Vinyl LP

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DISCREET DS 2234 / 31,936 , 1975 , USA

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THE MOTHERS OF INVENTION - Burnt Weeny Sandwich 12" Vinyl LP

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Bizarre RS 6370 , 1970 , USA

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THE MOTHERS OF INVENTION - Cruising with Ruben & The Jets 12quot, Vinyl LP

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Verve 2317 069 , 1968 , Gt. Britain

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THE MOTHERS - Fillmore East June 1971 12" Vinyl LP

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Reprise Records REP 44150 , 1971 , Germany

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THE MOTHERS OF INVENTION - Freak Out! 12" Vinyl LP

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Verve V6/5005-2 MGS 296 , 1969 , USA

"Freak Out!" is the first album by American band The Mothers of Invention, released June 27, 1966 on Verve Records. Often cited as one of rock music's first concept albums, the album is a satirical expression of frontman Frank Zappa's perception of American pop culture.

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THE MOTHERS - Grand Wazoo 12" Vinyl LP

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REPRISE 44209 , 1972 , Germany

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THE MOTHERS OF INVENTION - Just Another Band from L.A. ( Germany ) 12" Vinyl LP

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 Reprise Records – REP 44 179 ( MS 2075 ) , 1972 , Germany

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THE MOTHERS - Just Another Band from L.A. ( UK ) 12" Vinyl LP

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Reprise Records K 44179 , 1972 , UK

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FRANK ZAPPA & MOTHERS OF INVENTION - One Size Fits All 12" Vinyl LP

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DiscReet Records DIS 59207 (Z) , 1975 , Germany

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THE MOTHERS - Over-Nite Sensation 12" Vinyl LP

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DISCREET DIS 41000 , 1973 , Germany

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THE MOTHERS OF INVENTION - Uncle Meat 12" Vinyl LP

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Reprise MS 2024/1 , 1969 , Germany

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THE MOTHERS OF INVENTION - We're only in for the Money 12" Vinyl LP

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VERVE Records V6-5045 / MGS 1250 , 1968 , USA

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THE MOTHERS OF INVENTION - Weasels Ripped my Flesh 12" Vinyl LP

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REPRISE RS 2028 , 1969 , Germany

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