Freak Out!

Release Date: 27/06/1966

The Mothers of Invention

Vinyl LP Release 12/1971


UPC: None UK

Official Release #001

Side A

 1.Hungry Freaks, Daddy 3:27
 2.I Ain't Got No Heart 2:30
 3.Who Are the Brain Police? 3:22
 4.Go Cry on Somebody Else's Shoulder 3:31
 5.Motherly Love 2:45
 6.How Could I Be Such a Fool? 2:12

Side B
 1.Wowie Zowie 2:45
 2.You Didn't Try to Call Me 3:17
 3.Any Way the Wind Blows 2:52
 4.I'm Not Satisfied 2:37
 5.You're Probably Wondering Why I'm Here 3:37

Total Playing Time 32:55

Side C
 1.Trouble Every Day 6:16
 2.Help I'm a Rock
(Suite in Three Movements) 8:37

  - 1st Movement: Okay to Tap Dance

  - 2nd Movement: In Memoriam, Edgar Varese'
  - 3rd Movement: It Can't Happen Here

Side D
 1.The Return of the Son of Monster Magnet 12:17

Total Playing Time 27:10

The Mothers of Invention: Freak Out!

The Mothers of Invention
Frank Zappa: guitar, conductor, vocals

Ray Collins: vocals, tambourine

Jim Black: drums, vocals

Roy Estrada: bass, vocals

Elliot Ingber: alternate lead & rhythm guitar


The Mothers' Auxiliary

Gene Estes: percussion
Eugene DiNovi: piano
Neil Le Vang: 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
Carl Franzoni: voice
Kim Fowley (featured on hypophone)
Benjamin Barrett
David Anderle

Best Songs 

A4.Go Cry on Somebody Else's Shoulder 4/5

B3.Any Way the Wind Blows 4/5

C1.Trouble Every Day 4/5

Good Songs

A1.Hungry Freaks, Daddy 3,5/5

A6.How Could I Be Such a Fool? 3,5/5
A2.I Ain't Got No Heart 3/5

A5.Motherly Love 3/5
A3.Who Are the Brain Police? 2,5/5
B1.Wowie Zowie 2,5/5
B2.You Didn't Try to Call Me 2,5/5
B4.I'm Not Satisfied 2,5/5
B5.You're Probably Wondering Why I'm Here 2/5

Terrible Songs
C1.Help I'm a Rock (Suite in Three Movements) 1/5
D1.The Return of the Son of Monster Magnet 0,5/5

Personal Score 2,63 / 5
"Where it all started..." Jany

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