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Unformatted text preview: MUSC 423 03/12/2007 21:03:00 Frank Zappa & The Mothers of Invention Really weird and offensive music to everyone 1966 Album Freak Out! o First rock double album set o Who Are the Brain Police? 1967 Album Absolutely Free o Call Any Vegetable Divided into 3 parts on the album I Call Any Vegetable II Invocation & Ritual Dance of the Young Pumpkin III Soft-Sell Conclusion 1970 Album Burnt Weeny Sandwich o The Little House I Used to Live In o Displays Frank Zappas true musical talent Song begins with a piano solo Released an album of just clipped guitar solos o Shut Up and Play Your Guitar o Did so well the following year he released Son of Shut Up and Play Your Guitar o Then following year released Return of Shut Up and Play Your Guitar o All 3 were released in a set called Shut Up and Play Your Guitar 1969 released another double album Uncle Meat o Song Electric Aunt Jemima Inspired by a messed up amplifier that gave weird sounds Zappa liked to collect defective amplifiers and speakers because...
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This note was uploaded on 02/05/2008 for the course MUSC 423 taught by Professor Biersach during the Fall '07 term at USC.
- Fall '07