Folk Festival There—Mariposa


Fifth Estate # 12, August 15, 1966

“To meet, to talk, and to sing with people on a human basis, this is the unique offering at Mariposa,” Mike Seeger mused while listening at the open-air concert Saturday night amongst a crowd of some 6,000 young people. “You …

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Mothers of Invention


Fifth Estate # 55, June 4-18, 1968

With his Groucho eyes, Punch nose and Howdy Doody body, Frank Zappa is a replete image for his particular brand of satire. The medium for his message is the presentation of The Mothers of Invention, who recently appeared at the …

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Jim and Jean


Fifth Estate # 53, May 1-15, 1968

Be kind to other people—this is what Jim and Jean are essentially about. They were in town last week and during a 3 a.m. interview with WABX I had a chance to know them a little better.