We're Only in It for the Money is the third studio album by the Mothers of Invention. Released on March 4, 1968, on Verve Records, it was subsequently remixed and re-recorded by Frank Zappa and reissued by Rykodisc in 1986. As with the band's previous two albums, We're Only in It for the Money is a concept album, and satirizes left and right-wing politics, particularly the hippie subculture, as well as the Beatles' album Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band.
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Despite some specific references, the first-half suite is still wickedly funny, since its targets remain immediately recognizable. The second half shows where his sympathies lie, with character sketches of Zappa's real-life freak acquaintances, a carefree utopia in "Take Your Clothes Off When You Dance," and the strident, unironic protest "Mother People
Frank Zappa/Mothers Of Invention/We're Only In It For The Money/1995 CD Album. Mothers of invention we're only in IT for the money UK st verve lp 2317034 mint. We're Only in It for the Money by Frank Zappa/The Mothers of Invention (CD). Frank Zappa The Mothers Of Invention - We're Only In It For The Money CD Album. We also find a lot of musical experimentation - by playing with the popular styles of the day, Zappa embroiders them with his own personal style, humour and a super-rich production which gives this album a timeless feel musically. Use of electronics and reverse tapes (. I have always been particularly impressed by the sound of the bass on this album - and yes, it sounds like that on the original vinyl.
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Tracklist: 01 – Are You Hung Up? 02 – Who Needs The Peace Corps? 03 – Concentration Moon 04 – Mom & Dad 05 – Telephone Conversation 06 – Bow Tie Daddy 07 – Harry, You’re A beast 08 – What’s The Ugliest Part Of Your Body? 09 – Absolutely Free 10 – Flower Punk 11 – Hot Poop 12 – Let’s Make The Water Turn Black 13 – The Idiot Bastard Son 14 – Lonely Little Girl 15 – Take Your Clothes Off When You Dance 16 – What’s The Ugliest Part Of Your Body? (Reprise) 17 – Mother People 18 – The Chrome Plated Megaphone Of Destiny 19 – Nasal Rententive Calliope Music.
Wilson nominally produced the Mothers' second album Absolutely Free (1967), which was recorded in November 1966, and later mixed in New York, although by this time Zappa was in de facto control of most facets of the production. The cover photo parodied that of the Beatles' Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, its art provided by Cal Schenkel whom Zappa had met in New.
|A1||Are You Hung Up?||1:23|
|A2||Who Needs The Peace Corps?||2:34|
|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|
|B1||Nasal Retentive Calliope Music||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|
|B8||The Chrome Plated Megaphone Of Destiny||6:30|
|V6-5045X, V6-5045||The Mothers Of Invention*||We're Only In It For The Money (LP, Album, Gat)||Verve Records, Verve Records||V6-5045X, V6-5045||US||1968|
|5045x, No. 0882||The Mothers Of Invention*||We're Only In It For The Money (PlayTape, EP, Mono)||Verve Records, Playtape||5045x, No. 0882||US||Unknown|
|RAC 10503||Frank Zappa / The Mothers Of Invention*||Frank Zappa / The Mothers Of Invention* - We're Only In It For The Money (Cass, Album, RE, RM)||Ryko Analogue||RAC 10503||Canada||1995|
|2317 034||The Mothers Of Invention*||We're Only In It For The Money (LP, Album, W/Lbl)||Verve Records||2317 034||UK||1972|
|UDCD 764||The Mothers Of Invention*||We're Only In It For The Money (CD, Album, RE, RM, Ult)||Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab||UDCD 764||US||2005|