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Frank Zappa
(1940-1993) born on
Dec 21
US singer, guitarist, philosopher, actor. He was the lead guitarist of "Frank Zappa & Mothers of Invention;" now has a planet in the galaxy, Zappafrank, named in his memory.
Most rock journalism is people who can't write, interviewing people who can't talk, for people who can't read.

A composer is a guy who goes around forcing his will on unsuspecting air molecules, often with the assistance of unsuspecting musicians.
Some scientists claim that hydrogen, because it is so plentiful, is the basic building block of the universe. I dispute that. I say that there is more stupidity than hydrogen, and that is the basic building block of the universe.
No change in musical style will survive unless it is accompanied by a change in clothing style. Rock is to dress up to.
I never set out to be weird. It was always other people who called me weird.
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: Chicago Tribune (18 Jan. 1978).
R: The Real Frank Zappa Book, ch. 8 (1989; written with Peter Occhiogrosso).
N: The Real Frank Zappa Book, ch. 9 (1989; written with Peter Occhiogrosso).
K: In "Webster's Electronic Quotebase," ed. Keith Mohler, 1994.

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