Frank Zappa and The Mothers Of Invention - In The 1960s DVD

Includes rare performances, obscure footage, exclusive interviews andrare photographs!


This film reviews the true story of The Mothers of Invention and the music theymade during the first incarnation of the band. With group members Jimmy CarlBlack, Bunk Gardner, Don Preston and Art Tripp taking up the tale and revealing- often for the first time - what the real Frank Zappa was all about; and withcontributions from 'scenesters 'like LA wildman Kim Fowley, biographer BillyJames, Zappa academic Ben Watson, music journalist Richie Unterberger andEnglish writer and musician Alan Clayson - acclaimed biographer of Edgar Varese- this program is the most detailed, informative and enjoyable documentary onFrank Zappa and The Mothers of Invention yet to emerge. Also features rarefootage of Frank and The Mothers from throughout the 1960s, archive interviews,seldom seen live performances, and a host of other features.

Track Listing/Features:
  • Who Are The Brain Police?
  • Hungry Freaks Daddy
  • Trouble Every Day
  • Brown Shoes Don't Make It
  • America Drinks And Goes Home
  • Are You Hung Up?
  • Flower Punk
  • Love Of My Life
  • Dog Breath Variations
  • Willie The Pimp
  • and many others
Bonus Materials:
  • Digital Contributor Biographies
  • Extended interviews
  • And more!

Other Info:
Genre: Pop/Rock
Run Time: 134 mins
Region Code: 0
# of Discs: 1
Release date 01/20/2009