Frank Zappa

Discussion in 'Random Thoughts' started by Iago, May 21, 2004.

  1. Iago

    Iago Member

    He was a bit random, old Frank.
     
  2. schatzi

    schatzi Member

    okay. thanks for letting us know!
     
  3. Althea

    Althea Hip Forums Supporter HipForums Supporter

    Great.....now I've got 'Don't Eat The Yellow Snow' stuck in my head.....argh
     
  4. crummyrummy

    crummyrummy Brew Your Own Beer Lifetime Supporter

    I got "Jazzy Discharge Party Hat" stuck in mine now!!!!!
     
  5. TARABELLE

    TARABELLE on the road less traveled

    Better than Rutabaga! and not as good as Poodle Bites It!
     
  6. fylthevoyd

    fylthevoyd Super Moderator

    Alright people,lets not give Frank a hard time,he ain't here to defend himself.JeN you said you had Yellow Snow in your head,there were also references to Poodle Bites and Rutabaga.Frank's classlics go alot deeper than those,Frank had a hell of a message in his music.If you are deep enough to find it.I am not giving you all a hard time,I just have a great appreciation for Frank Zappa.
     
  7. TARABELLE

    TARABELLE on the road less traveled

    I love Frank, seen him in concert myself, was the bestest, but there's nothing wrong with the satirical songs mentioned.
     
  8. Althea

    Althea Hip Forums Supporter HipForums Supporter

    I'm not givin' Frank a hard time, Greg! :) Just happened to be the first song of his that popped in my mind when I saw his name. We listen to Zappa all the time around here; my hubbie's a huge fan. The last Dead concert we went to I bought him a Zappa t-shirt (the front has a huge pic of Frank's face and under it it says "You are what you is") when he wasn't lookin'. He loved it!
     
  9. fylthevoyd

    fylthevoyd Super Moderator

    Cool JeN,I was just ramblin' on been out in the sun all day at work.I am a little bit baked,plus a buzzzzz.No I am a big Zappa fan,saw him in concert 6 different times.I have all of his albums all the way back to the begining.Go back to the oldies like My guitar wants to kill your mamma or The Ballad of Billy The Mountain.Yeah I am aging myself,but what the hell.That is classlic Zappa,I need to figure out how to transfer all of that to cd's.Then I could share alot of this old music that I have.Enough rambling for now.
     
  10. Scholar_Warrior

    Scholar_Warrior Be Love Now

  11. Scholar_Warrior

    Scholar_Warrior Be Love Now

    "Here's your fifty bucks Mary!"
     
  12. fylthevoyd

    fylthevoyd Super Moderator

    Thanks Warrior,I appreciate the link to Zappa.Been a life long fan,but have very little on cd's.All of mine is on vinyl,but used on a regular basis.As you know,Zappa gets very little air play on the radio,unless you have a very devoted DJ who doesn't mind putting their job on the line.
    Thanks again for the link.
     
  13. backtothelab

    backtothelab Senior Member

    yeah, people treat him like a gimmik sometimes, when in actuallity he was a very good composer, and a fine guitarist as well
     
  14. Iago

    Iago Member

    He was a genius. So very very happy that they've started to release the gems from his personal musical vault! Joy of joys! :D
     
  15. FreakyJoeMan

    FreakyJoeMan 100% Batshit Insane

    Heh, we gots our dad "Baby Snakes" for his birthday. :D
     
  16. Iago

    Iago Member

    A Zappa Classic. Oh when will they release 200 motels on Dvd? Sigh :(
     
  17. olhippie54

    olhippie54 Touch Of Grey Lifetime Supporter

    Is that a real poncho or is that a SEAR'S poncho?
     

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