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New Zappa doc on Blu

Postby GoogaMooga » 13 Feb 2021, 20:16

He was such a weirdo, it doesn't matter that he only had one chart hit.

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Re: New Zappa doc on Blu

Postby C » 13 Feb 2021, 20:17

GoogaMooga wrote:He was such a weirdo


What.......???!!!






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Re: New Zappa doc on Blu

Postby GoogaMooga » 13 Feb 2021, 20:21

C wrote:
GoogaMooga wrote:He was such a weirdo


What.......???!!!






:o


What I meant besides stating the obvious was that this should appeal to everybody, not just fans. The weirdness is the selling point. The man is interesting enough that the music is almost secondary.
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Re: New Zappa doc on Blu

Postby never/ever » 13 Feb 2021, 21:22

GoogaMooga wrote:
C wrote:
GoogaMooga wrote:He was such a weirdo


What.......???!!!






:o

The man is interesting enough that the music is almost secondary.






WHAT?????





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Re: New Zappa doc on Blu

Postby GoogaMooga » 13 Feb 2021, 21:36

I'd want to buy the Blu even if I did not own a single note of his music.
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Re: New Zappa doc on Blu

Postby Charlie O. » 13 Feb 2021, 21:59

It is a damned good documentary.
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Re: New Zappa doc on Blu

Postby Muskrat » 14 Feb 2021, 02:40

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Re: New Zappa doc on Blu

Postby Charlie O. » 14 Feb 2021, 03:30

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Re: New Zappa doc on Blu

Postby ConnyOlivetti » 14 Feb 2021, 09:51

Blu?
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Re: New Zappa doc on Blu

Postby LMG » 14 Feb 2021, 12:12

Apparently the sequel Sons Of Zappa has shocked many viewers owing to violent content throughout.
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