The Mothers Of Invention* ‎– Absolutely Free

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Verve Records ‎– V 5013
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Tracklist

Absolutely Free 19:34
A1 Plastic People 3:40
A2a The Duke Of Prunes 2:12
A2b Amnesia Vivace 1:01
A2c The Duke Regains His Chops 1:45
A3a Call Any Vegetable 2:19
A3b Invocation And Ritual Dance Of The Young Pumpkin 6:57
A3c Soft-Sell Conclusion 1:40
The M.O.I. American Pageant 18:35
B1 America Drinks 1:52
B2 Status Back Baby 2:52
B3 Uncle Bernie's Farm 2:09
B4 Son Of Suzy Creamcheese 1:33
B5 Brown Shoes Don't Make It 7:26
B6 America Drinks & Goes Home 2:43

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1st press Australian mono issue.
Sleeve back (non-gatefold): "Made and Distributed in Australia by Phonogram Recordings Pty. Limited
Distributors of Philips, Mercury, Fontana, Deutsche Grammophon & Gesellschaft, Polydor, Archiv, Caedmon, Heliodor, Zodiac, MGM and Verve"
Label radius text: "MGM Records - A Division of Loews Incorporated"
Label includes the Boosey & Hawkes imprint.

Track A3c is printed as "Soft-Sell Conclusion & Ending Of Side #1" - correctly titled on label (as listed).

This audio is the censored "Clean American Version", as printed on sleeve back.

This was released extremely closely to the US of 1968 (possibly in the following year).

Other Versions (5 of 55) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
V/V6-5013X, V6-5013 The Mothers Of Invention* Absolutely Free(LP, Album) Verve Records, Verve Records V/V6-5013X, V6-5013 US 1967 Sell This Version
V6-5013 The Mothers Of Invention* Absolutely Free(LP, Album, RE) Verve Records V6-5013 Australia 1968 Sell This Version
D4 74214 The Mothers Of Invention . . .* Absolutely Free(Cass, Album, RE) Barking Pumpkin Records D4 74214 1988 Sell This Version
RCD 10093 Frank Zappa / The Mothers Of Invention* Frank Zappa / The Mothers Of Invention* - Absolutely Free(CD, Album, RM) Rykodisc RCD 10093 US 1988 Sell This Version
VVX 5013 The Mothers Of Invention* Absolutely Free(Reel, 4tr Stereo, 7" Reel, Album) Verve Records VVX 5013 US 1967 Sell This Version

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