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Posted on July 7, 2010 6:19 PM
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Always have to wonder about the mental stability of a guy who'd name a child "Moon Unit".
July 7, 2010 9:27 PM
July 7, 2010 21:27
Still, the man was a genius. And, much to his credit, he did manage to severely annoy Tipper Gore and the rest of the PMRC nanny-state do-gooders.
Ed B |
July 7, 2010 10:11 PM
July 7, 2010 22:11
Don't leave out Dweezil--it's funny that the hospital where he was born refused to put that name on his birth certificate, & when he learned that "Dweezil"--the name he had always gone by--wasn't his legal name, he had it changed.
I wish Frank had been more of a true musician & less of a smart aleck... & as a musician, a little more concerned with creating "sound-scapes" & less a technician.
Kind of like his prodigy Steve Vai... When I first heard him play, I was shocked at how technically proficient he was on guitar. I'll always be in awe of his technical ability & virtuosity on guitar--but musically, he leaves me cold.
BUT--they both made more money & are better known than I'll ever be.
July 8, 2010 5:02 AM
July 8, 2010 05:02
AND... Zappa's observation no longer holds true. Politics has pervaded industry so thoroughly that politics & industry are a chimera.
July 8, 2010 5:31 AM
July 8, 2010 05:31
now a word from otto bismark
never believe anything in politics unitl it has offcially denied
July 8, 2010 7:46 AM
July 8, 2010 07:46
In today's current brand of politics, it is no longer the entertainment branch of industry. It has become the burr under industry's saddle.
Tom Wms |
July 10, 2010 1:23 PM
July 10, 2010 13:23
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