Zappa/Beefheart (Mothers) – Bongo Fury

Trawling through loads of old jazz records in a backstreet record store in the outer suburbs of Tokyo. Out of my depth with the number of amazing records and then I saw this cover. An iconic image of two of my favourite artists, a fantastic album name (Bongo Fury!!!) and an original 1975 pressing to boot just made the coolest purchase ever made. And the cherry on top was the shop owner, who spoke no English just looking at me and saying ‘Aaah Zappa’ and nodding his approval