45 Years Ago: Frank Zappa and the Mothers of Invention Release ‘Fillmore East, June 1971′
Fillmore East – June 1971 captures the Mothers of Invention at the peak of their second incarnation.
Dweezil Zappa Announces ’50 Years of Frank: Dweezil Zappa Plays Whatever the F@%K He Wants…
Threatened with trademark infringement for using his dad's name on the road, Dweezil Zappa has changed the name of his upcoming tour once again.
Frank Zappa Vault Opens for Two New Releases in July
The new titles explore different sides of Frank Zappa's many-faceted musical personality.
That Time John Lennon and Frank Zappa Jammed at the Fillmore East
In the last days of New York's Fillmore East, John Lennon and Yoko Ono joined Frank Zappa and the Mothers of Invention onstage after the Mothers' set.
Dweezil Zappa Issues Statement Regarding Frank Zappa Family Trust Battle
Nearly two weeks after Ahmet Zappa penned an open letter to his brother Dweezil regarding the latter's use of music by their late father, Frank Zappa, Dweezil has issued a statement.
Ahmet Zappa Pens Open Letter to Brother Dweezil in Frank Zappa Family Dispute
Ahmet Zappa is disputing sibling Dweezil's version of events in an on-going disagreement over licensing their father Frank Zappa's music.
Dweezil Zappa Forced to Change Name of Tribute Show to His Dad
Zappa Plays Zappa will hit the road this summer under a new name,
Frank Zappa’s Vaults Open for ‘Road Tapes’ Reissues and More
The next round of vault offerings from the Frank Zappa estate will include a reissue of his triple-disc Lumpy Money Project/Object as well as a trilogy of Road Tapes volumes.
How the Mothers of Invention’s ‘We’re Only in It for the Money’ Took on ‘Sgt. Pepper’
From the mocking cover art to the orchestral notes that grace the music, the Mothers of Invention’s ‘We’re Only in It for the Money’ turns ‘Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band’ on its head.