Zappa Plays Zappa are setting up shop here December 8-10, 2013. The Grammy award winning group is embarking on a tour of the US, Canada, and Europe to celebrate the Frank Zappa & The Mother’s album Roxy & Elsewhere. These shows mark are 40 years to the date of the original shows here when the album was first recorded!
Led by Dweezil Zappa, Zappa Plays Zappa will recreate history when this legendary album is played top to bottom on these anniversary nights. Songs to be played are:
Penguin In Bondage
Village of the Sun
Echidna’s Art (Of You)
Don’t You Ever Was That Thing?
Son of Orange County
More Trouble Every Day
Be-Bop Tango (of the Old Jazzmen’s Church)
Before each show, Dweezil will be teaching the “Dweezil Zappa Guitar Masterclass – Dweezilla On The Road”. This ticket is separate from the show and fans will learn techniques from the son of Frank Zappa. The class is open to players of all levels and they wil have the opportunity to share musical ideas and improvisational strategies with one other and Dweezil.
Tickets for the show are on sale Friday, May 3!