Tag Archives: Frank Zappa

Gruppo Sportivo – Rhythm is a Constant Beat.

   The SingleThe late 70s and 80s were a time lost between the expanded vision of the 60s and the approaching, unknown, and, possibly, sci-fi new century. Frank Zappa had set my absurdity antennae twitching and he and a bunch … Continue reading

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For Kids From One To Ninety-Two.

I’ve still got the spirit. And I know it’s going to last.    Louise   Ray Charles    Walkin’ One and Only   Dan Hicks    Don’t Be Cruel   Elvis Presley    Wild Honey   The Beach Boys    Get Up Offa … Continue reading

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In The Mood – Mode Four

It’s snowing. The lights are up. The tree is decorated. Everyone is hurrying to find just the right thing for just the right person. Music plays everywhere. White Christmas   The Drifters Bells are ringing, voices join together, and stratocasters bend … Continue reading

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Frank Zappa – Digging it!

  As Frank Zappa famously and importantly, or, at least,  famously and importantly to me, once said, You should be digging it, while it’s happening.  I take that as an admonishment or encouragement of cosmic significance.  On a par with … Continue reading

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