Look here brother, Don't you waste your time on me. The Mystery Man got nervous An' he fidget around a bit He reached in the pocket of his Mystery Robe An' he whipped out a shaving kit Now, I thought it was a razor An' a can of foamin' goo But he told me right then when the top popped open There was nothin' his box won't do With the oil of Afro-dytee An' the dust of the Grand Wazoo He said: "You might not believe this, little fella, but it'll cure your Asthma too!
A polymath, Zappa incorporated ideas from the avant garde — he was an obsessive aficionado of the music of European pioneers Edgar Varese and Igor Stravinsky — as well as from free jazz, advertising, film scores and more into rock music.
Zappa continued to challenge his audience over the years, subverting their expectations at every turn, gleefully playing the role of square peg in a round-hole music industry he loathed throughout his career. But for Zappa buffs, the distinction is moot. Buy from Amazon. It concerns the Mystery Man, a typical guru or psychic , offering to help the narrator reach Nervanna [sic] for a "nominal service charge," and the narrator's refusal to buy into his act, "Look here, brother, who you jiving with that cosmik debris?
The song was popular on the Dr. Demento Show in the s, and in Zappa's concerts, with memorable guitar solos from Zappa, also featuring George Duke on keyboard and Napoleon Murphy Brock on sax.
The song was featured in the late Zappa Plays Zappa tour, where through video and editing from s-era shows , Frank Zappa on a large video screen both sang and played a guitar solo while the ZPZ band provided a live backing. Archived from the original on November 7, Retrieved November 7, Swedish Recording Industry Association. Select "Bobby Brown Download" and press "Visa" to see the charting positions and certification awards.
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