The MOFO project/object (4 Disc)

December 12th 2006
Zappa Records
Hungry Freaks, Daddy
213
I Ain't Got No Heart
155
Who Are The Brain Police?
206
Go Cry On Somebody Else's Shoulder
223
Motherly Love
170
How Could I Be Such A Fool?
137
Wowie Zowie
176
You Didn't Try To Call Me
302
Any Way The Wind Blows
176
I'm Not Satisfied
262
You're Probably Wondering Why I'm Here
222
Trouble Every Day
323
Help, I'm A Rock
283
It Can't Happen Here
239
The Return Of The Son Of Monster Magnet
743
Hungry Freaks, Daddy - Vocal Overdub Take 1
227
Anyway The Wind Blows - Vocal Overdub
174
Go Cry On Somebody Else's Shoulder - Vocal Overdub Take 2
228
I Ain't Got No Heart - Vocal Overdub Master Take
157
Motherly Love - Vocal Overdub Master Takes
189
I'm Not Satisfied - 2nd Vocal Overdub Master, Take 2 (Rough Mix)
158
You're Probably Wondering Why I'm Here - Vocal Overdub Take 1 (Incomplete)/Take 2 (Incomplete)
118
You're Probably Wondering Why I'm Here - Basic Tracks
220
Who Are The Brain Police? - Basic Tracks
222
How Could I Be Such A Fool? - Basic Tracks
144
Anyway The Wind Blows - Basic Tracks
168
Go Cry On Somebody Else's Shoulder - Basic Tracks
223
I Ain't Got No Heart - Basic Tracks
156
You Didn't Try To Call Me - Basic Tracks
180
Trouble Every Day - Basic Tracks
431
Help, I'm A Rock - FZ Edit
348
Who Are The Brain Police? (Section B) - Alternate Take
75
Groupie Bang Bang
231
Hold On To Your Small Tiny Horsies...
128
Objects
272
Freak Trim (Kim Outs A Big Idea)
314
Percussion Insert Session Snoop
198
Freak Out Drum Track w/ Timp. & Lion
244
Percussion Object 1 & 2
361
Lion Roar & Drums From Freak Out!
336
Vito Rocks The Floor (Greek Out!)
369
"Low Budget Rock & Roll Band"
134
Suzy Creamcheese (What's Got Into You?)
349
Motherly Love
192
You Didn't Try To Call Me
246
I'm Not Satisfied
173
Hungry Freaks, Daddy
217
Go Cry On Somebody Else's Shoulder
151
Wowie Zowie
182
Who Are The Brain Police? (Section A, C, B)
272
Hungry Freaks, Daddy
217
Cream Cheese (Work Part)
498
Trouble Every Day
159
It Can't Happen Here (Mothermania Version)
209
"Psychedelic Music"
154
"MGM"
114
"Dope Fiend Music"
126
"How We Made It Sound That Way"
308
"Poop Rock"
46
"Machinery"
60
"Psychedelic Upholstery"
104
"Psychedelic Money"
94
Who Are The Brain Police?
219
Any Way The Wind Blows
178
Hungry Freaks, Daddy
213
"The 'Original' Group"
89
"Necessity"
78
"Union Scale"
107
"25 Hundred Signing Fee"
72
"Tom Wilson"
33
"My Pet Theory"
138
"There Is No Need"
43

Official Release #77 
Released: December 12, 2006
Label: Zappa Records
Catalog Number: ZR 20004
Music Composed, Arranged, Orchestrated & Conducted by: Frank Zappa

 

Produced by Tom Wilson and FZ
Director of engineering: Val Valentin
The world's most patient engineers: Ami Hadani & Tom Hidley
 
Remix engineers: Stan Agol (1970), Bob Stone (1987) & Joe Travers (2005)
Fillmore Auditorium recordings engineer: John Judnich (1966)
Freak Out! remastered by Doug Sax with Sangwook "Sunny" Nam in Ojai, CA
Audio restoration & mastering by John Polito, Audio Mechanics, Burbank, CA (2006)
 
Original cover design: Jack Anesh
Original cover photo: Ray Leong
 
MOFO produced by Gail Zappa and Joe Travers
Vaultmeisterment by Joe Travers
Liner notes by David Fricke & Chris Riess
Executive production, art direction & text by GZ
Art direction & layout by Tracy Veal, Creative Portal
 
The Mothers of Invention:
Frank Zappa—Musical director, guitar & vocals
Ray Collins—Lead vocalist, harmonica, tambourine, finger cymbals, bobby pin & tweezers
Jim Black—Drums (also sings in some foreign language)
Roy Estrada—Bass & guitarron; boy soprano
Elliot Ingber—Alternate lead & rhythm guitar with clear white light
 
THE MOTHERS' AUXILIARY
Gene Estes—percussion
Eugene DiNovi—piano
Neil LeVang—guitar
John Rotella—clarinet, sax
Kurt Reher—cello
Raymond Kelley—cello
Paul Bergstrom—cello
Emmet Sargeant—cello
Joseph Saxon—cello
Edwin V. Beach—cello
Arthur Maebe—French horn, tuba
George Price—French horn
John Johnson—tuba
Carol Kaye—12-string guitar
Virgil Evans—trumpet
David Wells—trombone
Kenneth Watson—percussion
Plas Johnson—flute
Roy Caton—copyist, trumpet
Carl Franzoni—voice
Vito—voice, percussion?
Kim Fowley—(Featured on hypophone)
Benjamin Barrett—contractor
David Anderle
+
Motorhead Sherwood—noises
Mac Rebennack (aka Dr. John)—piano
Paul Butterfield
Les McCann—piano
Danny Hutton
Cory Wells
Mike Clarke
P.F. Sloane
Bobby Beausoleil—vocals
Jean Vassar—(the voice of Cheese)