Real Frank Zappa Book

Autor: Frank Zappa
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0671705725
File Size: 25,37 MB
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Recounts the life and career of the inventive and controversial rock musician, and includes information on his philosophies on art, his opinions on the music industry, and his thoughts on raising children.

The Real Frank Zappa Book

Autor: Frank Zappa
Publisher: Picador
ISBN: 9780330316255
File Size: 69,38 MB
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The legendary Frank Zappa, one of the most influential, innovative and controversial musical artists for the past 20 years, takes us on a wild, funny trip through his life and times. Along the way, Zappa offers his inimitable views on many things such as art, politics and beer.

Freak Out

Autor: Pauline Butcher
Publisher: Plexus Publishing
ISBN: 0859658988
File Size: 41,87 MB
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In 1967, 21-year-old Pauline Butcher was working for a London secretarial agency when a call came through from a Mr Frank Zappa asking for a typist.The assignment would change her life forever. For three years, Pauline served as Zappa's PA, moving with him, his family and the Mothers of Invention, to a log cabin in the Hollywood Hills, where the 'straight' young English girl mixed with Oscar winners and rock royalty. Freak Out! is the captivating story of a naive young English girl thrust into the mad world of a musical legend as well as the most intimate portrait of Frank Zappa ever written.

Electric Don Quixote The Definitive Story Of Frank Zappa

Autor: Neil Slaven
Publisher: Omnibus Press
ISBN: 0857120433
File Size: 64,45 MB
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Frank Zappa's reputation as one of rock's maverick geniuses has continued to grow since his death in 1993. Revised and updated, Electric Don Quixote is still the most comprehensive chronicle of his extraordinary life and career. Author, Neil Slaven, brings together the complex strands of Zappa's life and work in a book that will please not just Zappa fans but anyone interested in the history of rock music. Fully illustrated and includes a comprehensive discography.

Frank Zappa

Autor: Ben Watson
Publisher: St Martins Press
ISBN: 9780312141240
File Size: 61,99 MB
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Analyzes the music of Frank Zappa, discusses his creative process, and examines his cultural influence

Frank Zappa Hot Rats Songbook

Autor: Frank Zappa
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 1458488209
File Size: 49,96 MB
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(Guitar Recorded Versions). Our matching folio to Frank Zappa's influential first solo album features note-for-note transcriptions with tab for all six songs, lots of photos, and an intro by and album cover courtesy of Matt Groening. Includes: The Gumbo Variations * It Must Be a Camel * Little Umbrellas * Peaches in Regalia * Son of Mr. Green Genes * and Willie the Pimp. This 1969 jazz-rock fusion masterpiece also features guest appearances by Captain Beefheart and Jean-Luc Ponty.

Frank Zappa The Complete Guide To His Music

Autor: Ben Watson
Publisher: Omnibus Press
ISBN: 0857127381
File Size: 29,72 MB
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The indispensable consumers' guide to the music of Frank Zappa - the genius of the absurd, and one of the most prolific and unpredictable characters of 20th century music.A thorough analysis of Zappa's complete recorded output, from the early days of the Mothers Of Invention, through his more avant-garde compositions and classical projects to the most recent posthumous releases. The guide features:An album by album analysisA full Zappa bibliographyDetails of when and where the music was recorded, including all collaborating artistsA special section concerning compilation, archive and bootleg releasesSixteen pages of full-colour images

Frank Zappa Faq

Autor: John Corcelli
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 1617136735
File Size: 29,92 MB
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(FAQ). In this volume, author John Corcelli reveals Zappa's roots as a musician, from his diverse influences to his personal life. We also learn more about his former band members and the enormous musical legacy inherited by his son, Dweezil. The book features a juried examination of Zappa's recordings and his videos. It also features a complete discography and a recommended reading list. Each chapter has a special focus on Zappa's life, with sections covering his family, his home studio known as the Utility Muffin Research Kitchen his keen interest in the Synclavier (a device he first used in 1980), his guitars, and more. Special attention is paid to the Mothers of Invention. Frank Zappa FAQ is a must-have for fans new and old looking to delve into some of the best music ever made by one of the most innovative artists the world has known.

Zappa

Autor: Barry Miles
Publisher: Grove Press
ISBN: 9780802142153
File Size: 76,95 MB
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The best-selling biographer of Paul McCartney follows the ground-breaking musician Frank Zappa from his Italian-American childhood roots to his ultimate success as a composer and rock star. Reprint.