Ahead of Their Time is a live album by The Mothers Of Invention.
It was recorded at the Royal Festival Hall in London on October 25, 1968.
The first part of the album captures the band performing a musical theatre play and seeing must have helped understanding what was going on. The band are supported by members of the BBC Symphony Orchestra.
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Songs On The Mothers Of Invention Ahead of Their Time
Prologue – 3:07
Progress? – 4:44
Like It Or Not – 2:21
The Jimmy Carl Black Philosophy Lesson – 2:01
Holding The Group Back – 2:00
Holiday In Berlin – 0:57
The Rejected Mexican Pope Leaves The Stage – 2:55
Undaunted, The Band Plays On – 4:34
Agency Man – 3:17
Epilogue – 1:52
King Kong – 8:13
Help, I’m A Rock – 1:38
Transylvania Boogie – 3:07
Pound For A Brown – 6:50
Sleeping In A Jar – 2:24
Let’s Make The Water Turn Black – 1:51
Harry, You’re A Beast – 0:53
The Orange County Lumber Truck (Part I) – 0:47
Oh No – 3:22
The Orange County Lumber Truck (Part II) – 10:38
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