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The Mothers

The Mothers has been played on NTS over 30 times, featured on 33 episodes and was first played on 14 November 2013.

The Mothers of Invention were an American band active from 1966 to 1969. Throughout, their output was primarily directed by composer and guitarist, Frank Zappa (1940–1993). Their albums combined a broad span of genres and utilised diverse instrumentation. Their lyrics were generally humorous, with frequent style-parodies of contemporary Pop music (with doo-wop love ballads endlessly lampooned), bountiful surreal imagery, cartoonish vocals and oblique, satirical protest songs. Their diversity and insincerity makes their classification difficult, but Zappa's increasingly ambitious and avant-garde compositions towards the…

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Camarillo Brillo
Frank Zappa, The Mothers Of Invention
Rhino Records, FOO - EEE Records0
Camarillo Brillo
Frank Zappa, The Mothers Of InventionRhino Records, FOO - EEE Records0
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Mom & Dad
The Mothers Of Invention (Dick Kunc mix)
Verve Records1968
Mom & Dad
The Mothers Of Invention (Dick Kunc mix)Verve Records1968
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Inca Roads
Frank Zappa, The Mothers Of Invention (Kerry McNab mix)
Discreet1975
Inca Roads
Frank Zappa, The Mothers Of Invention (Kerry McNab mix)Discreet1975
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Who Are The Brain Police?
The Mothers Of Invention
Verve Records1969
Who Are The Brain Police?
The Mothers Of InventionVerve Records1969
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Who Are The Brain Police?
Frank Zappa, The Mothers Of Invention
Barking Pumpkin Records, Zappa Records2013
Who Are The Brain Police?
Frank Zappa, The Mothers Of InventionBarking Pumpkin Records, Zappa Records2013
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My Guitar Wants To Kill Your Mama
The Mothers Of Invention
Reprise Records1975
My Guitar Wants To Kill Your Mama
The Mothers Of InventionReprise Records1975
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Anything
The Mothers Of Invention
Verve Records1968
Anything
The Mothers Of InventionVerve Records1968
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Help, I’m A Rock
The Mothers Of Invention
B 132012
Help, I’m A Rock
The Mothers Of InventionB 132012
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Holiday In Berlin, Full Blown
The Mothers Of Invention
Reprise Records1975
Holiday In Berlin, Full Blown
The Mothers Of InventionReprise Records1975
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Little House I Used To Live In
Frank Zappa, The Mothers
On Stage1992
Little House I Used To Live In
Frank Zappa, The MothersOn Stage1992
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