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Rob Staeger

Frank Zappa in His Own Documentary; Credit: Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics

Eat That Question Sifts Through Frank Zappa’s Cosmik Debris

Steve Allen didn’t know what to make of Frank Zappa. The clean-cut young musician was promising to “play the bicycle” on the set of The Steve Allen Show in 1963, spinning the wheels and tapping on the spokes. The result, with the help of a tuneless orchestra behind him and......