The Mothers Of Invention* ‎– We're Only In It For The Money

Verve Records (2) ‎– V6-5045X
Vinyl, LP, Album, Unofficial Release


A1 Are You Hung Up 1:23
A2 Who Needs The Peace Corps 2:34
A3 Concentration Moon 2:32
A4 Mom & Dad 2:16
A5 Bow Tie Daddy 1:22
A6 Harry, You're A Beast 1:22
A7 What's The Ugliest Part Of Your Body? 1:03
A8 Absolutely Free 3:26
A9 Flower Punk 3:57
A10 Hot Poop 0:16
B1 Nasal Retentive Caliope 2:00
B2 Let's Make The Water Turn Black 1:54
B3 The Idiot Bastard Son 3:27
B4 Lonely Little Girl 1:10
B5 Take Your Clothes Off When You Dance 1:33
B6 What's The Ugliest Part Of Your Body (Reprise) 1:03
B7 Mother People 2:30
B8 The Chrome Plated Megaphone Of Destiny 6:30


  • Bass, Vocals, Other [Asthma]Roy Estrada
  • Drums, Trumpet, Vocals, Other [Indian Of The Group]Jimmy Carl Black
  • Drums, Vocals, Other [Yak & Black Lace Underwear]Billy Mundi
  • Other [Cheerful Interruptions] – Dick Kunc
  • Other [Has Graciously Consented To Speak To You In Several Critical Area] – Eric Clapton
  • Other [Retired] – Don Preston
  • Other [Wants You To Turn Your Radio Around] – Spider
  • Piano, Woodwind, Other [Wholesome]Ian Underwood
  • Producer, Guitar, Piano, Vocals, Edited By, Other [Weirdness]Frank Zappa
  • Saxophone, Other [Weirdness & Teen Appeal]Euclid James Motorhead Sherwood*
  • Sounds [Snorks]Dick Barber
  • Voice [Creepy Whispering]Gary Kellgren
  • Voice [Telephone]Suzy Creamcheese
  • Woodwind, Voice [Mumbled Weirdness]Bunk Gardner


Label: V6-5045
Cover rear: V6 5045X
Cover inside: V/V6 5045X
Spine: V6 5045X
Typo on label A4: "MOON & DAD" instead of the correct "MOM & DAD".
On black Verve label originaly released in 1968.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Run Out Side 1 [handwritten]): V6 5045 SIDE 1 MDS-1250-REV F
  • Matrix / Runout (Run Out Side 2 [handwritten]): V6 5045 SIDE 2 MDS-1251-REV