Cat No: 5867156

On July 23, 1968, Frank Zappa & The Mothers of Invention took over the Whisky a Go Go for an all-night affair. The entire evening was recorded with the possibility of an album project. Although bits and pieces were released by Zappa over the years, a full live album never happened, and the tapes sat in the Vault for 55 years. Now all three sets by The Mothers are being released with brand new 2023 mixes on 3-CD, 5LP and a 2-LP Highlights edition with liner notes by Joe Travers, Pamela Des Barres (The GTO’s), and an interview between Alice Cooper and Ahmet Zappa.

3CD

On July 23, 1968, Frank Zappa & The Mothers of Invention took over the Whisky a Go Go for an all-night affair. FZ recorded the entire evening with the possibility of an album project. Although bits were released by Zappa over the years, a full live album never happened & the tapes sat in the Vault for 55 years. Now all three sets by The Mothers are being released with brand new mixes in a 3-CD edition with liners by Joe Travers, Pamela Des Barres, & an interview by Ahmet Zappa with Alice Cooper.

2LP Whiskey A Go Go 1968 Highlights

On July 23, 1968, Frank Zappa & The Mothers of Invention took over the Whisky a Go Go for an all-night affair. FZ recorded the entire evening with the possibility of an album project. Although bits and pieces were released by Zappa over the years, a full live album never happened, and the tapes sat in the Vault for 55 years. This 2LP 180-gram vinyl edition features highlights from all 3 sets and liner notes by Joe Travers.

Tracklists

3CD

CD 1

  1. Whisky Improvisation: Episode I
  2. America Drinks & Goes Home
  3. Help, I’m A Rock / Transylvania Boogie
  4. My Boyfriend’s Back
  5. Bust His Head
  6. Tiny Sick Tears Jam
  7. “The Purpose Of This Evening…”
  8. Whisky Improvisation: Episode II
  9. Status Back Baby
  10. Memories Of El Monte
  11. Oh, In The Sky
  12. Valerie

CD 2

  1. “Fun & Merriment”
  2. Hungry Freaks, Daddy
  3. King Kong – Part 1
  4. King Kong – Part 2
  5. Octandre
  6. Whisky Improvisation: Episode III
  7. Meow
  8. God Bless America
  9. Presentation Of Wings
  10. Plastic People
  11. Della’s Preamble
  12. The Duke – Take 1
  13. The Duke – Take 2
  14. Khaki Sack

CD 3

  1. The Whip
  2. Whisky Chouflée
  3. Brown Shoes Don’t Make It
  4. Brown Shoes Shuffle

CD 3 Continued (Bonus Vintage Mixes)

  1. The Whip (FZ Mix)
  2. Hungry Freaks, Daddy (FZ Mono Mix)

2LP

Disc 1 (Side A)

  1. Help, I’m A Rock / Transylvania Boogie
  2. My Boyfriend’s Back
  3. Bust His Head
  4. Tiny Sick Tears Jam

Disc 1 (Side B)

  1. “Fun & Merriment”
  2. Hungry Freaks, Daddy
  3. King Kong

Disc 2 (Side C)

  1. “The Purpose Of This Evening…”
  2. The Duke – Take 2
  3. Khaki Sack

Disc 2 (Side D)

  1. The Whip (FZ Mix)
  2. Brown Shoes Don’t Make It

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Cat No: 5867156

On July 23, 1968, Frank Zappa & The Mothers of Invention took over the Whisky a Go Go for an all-night affair. The entire evening was recorded with the possibility of an album project. Although bits and pieces were released by Zappa over the years, a full live album never happened, and the tapes sat in the Vault for 55 years. Now all three sets by The Mothers are being released with brand new 2023 mixes on 3-CD, 5LP and a 2-LP Highlights edition with liner notes by Joe Travers, Pamela Des Barres (The GTO’s), and an interview between Alice Cooper and Ahmet Zappa.

3CD

On July 23, 1968, Frank Zappa & The Mothers of Invention took over the Whisky a Go Go for an all-night affair. FZ recorded the entire evening with the possibility of an album project. Although bits were released by Zappa over the years, a full live album never happened & the tapes sat in the Vault for 55 years. Now all three sets by The Mothers are being released with brand new mixes in a 3-CD edition with liners by Joe Travers, Pamela Des Barres, & an interview by Ahmet Zappa with Alice Cooper.

2LP Whiskey A Go Go 1968 Highlights

On July 23, 1968, Frank Zappa & The Mothers of Invention took over the Whisky a Go Go for an all-night affair. FZ recorded the entire evening with the possibility of an album project. Although bits and pieces were released by Zappa over the years, a full live album never happened, and the tapes sat in the Vault for 55 years. This 2LP 180-gram vinyl edition features highlights from all 3 sets and liner notes by Joe Travers.

Tracklists
3CD

CD 1
Whisky Improvisation: Episode I
America Drinks & Goes Home
Help, I’m A Rock / Transylvania Boogie
My Boyfriend’s Back
Bust His Head
Tiny Sick Tears Jam
“The Purpose Of This Evening…”
Whisky Improvisation: Episode II
Status Back Baby
Memories Of El Monte
Oh, In The Sky
Valerie
CD 2
“Fun & Merriment”
Hungry Freaks, Daddy
King Kong - Part 1
King Kong - Part 2
Octandre
Whisky Improvisation: Episode III
Meow
God Bless America
Presentation Of Wings
Plastic People
Della’s Preamble
The Duke - Take 1
The Duke - Take 2
Khaki Sack
CD 3
The Whip
Whisky Chouflée
Brown Shoes Don’t Make It
Brown Shoes Shuffle
CD 3 Continued (Bonus Vintage Mixes)
The Whip (FZ Mix)
Hungry Freaks, Daddy (FZ Mono Mix)
2LP
Disc 1 (Side A)
Help, I’m A Rock / Transylvania Boogie
My Boyfriend’s Back
Bust His Head
Tiny Sick Tears Jam
Disc 1 (Side B)
“Fun & Merriment”
Hungry Freaks, Daddy
King Kong
Disc 2 (Side C)
“The Purpose Of This Evening…”
The Duke - Take 2
Khaki Sack
Disc 2 (Side D)
The Whip (FZ Mix)
Brown Shoes Don’t Make It

Cat No: 5867157

On July 23, 1968, Frank Zappa & The Mothers of Invention took over the Whisky a Go Go for an all-night affair. The entire evening was recorded with the possibility of an album project. Although bits and pieces were released by Zappa over the years, a full live album never happened, and the tapes sat in the Vault for 55 years. Now all three sets by The Mothers are being released with brand new 2023 mixes on 3-CD, 5LP and a 2-LP Highlights edition with liner notes by Joe Travers, Pamela Des Barres (The GTO’s), and an interview between Alice Cooper and Ahmet Zappa.

3CD

On July 23, 1968, Frank Zappa & The Mothers of Invention took over the Whisky a Go Go for an all-night affair. FZ recorded the entire evening with the possibility of an album project. Although bits were released by Zappa over the years, a full live album never happened & the tapes sat in the Vault for 55 years. Now all three sets by The Mothers are being released with brand new mixes in a 3-CD edition with liners by Joe Travers, Pamela Des Barres, & an interview by Ahmet Zappa with Alice Cooper.

2LP Whiskey A Go Go 1968 Highlights

On July 23, 1968, Frank Zappa & The Mothers of Invention took over the Whisky a Go Go for an all-night affair. FZ recorded the entire evening with the possibility of an album project. Although bits and pieces were released by Zappa over the years, a full live album never happened, and the tapes sat in the Vault for 55 years. This 2LP 180-gram vinyl edition features highlights from all 3 sets and liner notes by Joe Travers.

Tracklists
3CD

CD 1
Whisky Improvisation: Episode I
America Drinks & Goes Home
Help, I’m A Rock / Transylvania Boogie
My Boyfriend’s Back
Bust His Head
Tiny Sick Tears Jam
“The Purpose Of This Evening…”
Whisky Improvisation: Episode II
Status Back Baby
Memories Of El Monte
Oh, In The Sky
Valerie
CD 2
“Fun & Merriment”
Hungry Freaks, Daddy
King Kong - Part 1
King Kong - Part 2
Octandre
Whisky Improvisation: Episode III
Meow
God Bless America
Presentation Of Wings
Plastic People
Della’s Preamble
The Duke - Take 1
The Duke - Take 2
Khaki Sack
CD 3
The Whip
Whisky Chouflée
Brown Shoes Don’t Make It
Brown Shoes Shuffle
CD 3 Continued (Bonus Vintage Mixes)
The Whip (FZ Mix)
Hungry Freaks, Daddy (FZ Mono Mix)
2LP
Disc 1 (Side A)
Help, I’m A Rock / Transylvania Boogie
My Boyfriend’s Back
Bust His Head
Tiny Sick Tears Jam
Disc 1 (Side B)
“Fun & Merriment”
Hungry Freaks, Daddy
King Kong
Disc 2 (Side C)
“The Purpose Of This Evening…”
The Duke - Take 2
Khaki Sack
Disc 2 (Side D)
The Whip (FZ Mix)
Brown Shoes Don’t Make It

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Genre:Rock Record Label:UME Release Date:12/07/2024
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