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Frank Zappa.

Author: Barry Miles
Publisher: New York : Atlantic Books Ltd, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Barry Miles knew Frank Zappa intimately and was present at the recording of some of his most important albums. This sparkling biography brings the Zappa the musician and composer, Zappa the controversialist and Zappa the family man (despite his love of groupies, he was married for more than 30 years) together for the first time. Barry Miles' biography follows Zappa from his sickly Italian-American childhood in the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Miles, Barry.
Frank Zappa.
New York : Atlantic Books Ltd, ©2014
Named Person: Frank Zappa; Frank Zappa
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Barry Miles
ISBN: 9781782396789 1782396780
OCLC Number: 1039733086
Description: 1 online resource (774 pages)
Contents: Cover; Title Page; Copyright page; Dedication page; Contents; Introduction; 1. Baltimore; 2. California; 3. Lancaster, CA; 4. Ontario, CA; 5. Cucamonga; 6. Studio Z; 7. The Strip; 8. Freak Out!; 9. Laurel Canyon; 10. New York City; 11. The Log Cabin; 12. Bizarre/Straight; 13. 200 Motels; 14. Waka/Jawaka; 15. On the Road; 16. Dr Zurkon's Secret Lab in Happy Valley; 17. Days on the Road; 18. Orchestral Manoeuvres; 19. Wives of Big Brother; 20. One More Time for the World; 21. On Out; 22. Afterword; Notes; Bibliography; Discography; Films and Books; Index.

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The first serious biography of religion baiting, republican hating, chain smoking, coffee addicted, doo-wop loving, guitar virtuoso, Frank Zappa by Barry Miles, a man who knew this elusive icon  Read more...

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