Real Frank Zappa Book

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Simon and Schuster, May 15, 1990 - Biography & Autobiography - 352 pages
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Contents - Introduction. Book? What Book?; 1. How Weird Am I, Anyway?; 2. There Goes the Neighborhood; 3. An Alternative to College; 4. Are We Having a Good Time Yet?; 5. The Log Cabin; 6. Send In the Clowns; 7. Drool, Britannia; 8. All About Music; 9. A Chapter for My Dad; 10. The One You've Been Waiting For; 11. Sticks & Stones; 12. America Drinks and Goes Marching; 13. All About Schmucks; 14. Marriage (as a Dada Concept); 15. 'Porn Wars'; 16. Church and State; 17. Practical Conservatism; 18. Failure; 19. The Last Word.
 

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A bit dated, but fascinating. I read it at least twice. Will probably read again someday. Zappa was at least two cuts above his rock contemporaries. He is the real deal, musically. The dated part ... Read full review

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A unique insight into one of the greatest musical minds, events in his life are described through his unique clever and humorous language, we get to understand his views on music, life, freedom and politics. Read full review

Contents

introduction Book? What Book?
9
How Weird Am I Anyway?
13
There Goes the Neighborhood
29
An Alternative to College
39
Are We Having a Good Time Yet?
67
The Log Cabin
101
Send In the Clowns
109
Drool Britannia
119
Sticks Stones
221
America Drinks and Goes Marching
231
All About Schmucks
233
Marriage as a Dada Concept
243
Porn Wars
261
Church and State
293
Practical Conservatism
315
Failure
333

All About Music
139
A Chapter for My Dad
201
The One Youve Been Waiting For
213
The Last Word
349
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