With the amazing Jeff Hollie now a fixed member of the band, there is less need of surplus guitars and this has given way to much more keyboard interaction as well - between Hieronymus and Fred HSo the instrumentation and musicians we have now has really altered the general harmonic structure of the band, and with a totally revamped rhythm section - due to the arrival of our little Italian drum virtuoso, Diego Mocci - everything has become much, much more dynamic and the whole band has worked REALLY hard this Winter to bring it all into the pocket.
Then, when you add Ike and Twister back into the mix, its headed for something pretty awesome on this tour. It is available from We are excited to announce a third Festival Moo-ah, featuring the Muffin Men, The Wrong Object, the Zappa Early Renaissance Orchestra and more still to be announced. We will be sticking to the Moo-ah Formula: tickets will go on sale soon, but we will need to sell enough to break-even by 31st October 2016 before we can confirm with the bands, venue, etc.The Raven Hall in Corby has been booked again, and a discounted rate for 60 rooms in nearby hotels has been negotiated.Most of the years of GZ brainwashing, believing my dad was estranged from his brother, another spell has been broken.The journey of undoing all the lies and madness of my mother is a strange one, including her untrue, altruistic brag about paying for Bobbys sons cancer treatments.
I think it includes some of the best performances of any of the Zappa-themed CDs I have compiled thus far - as well as amazing artwork!