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Frank Zappa: Head Mother Speaks

Loraine Alterman, Fifth Estate, 1 December 1967

HIS NAME has a certain zing to it. Zappa – a name you don't easily forget. Like the man, Frank Zappa, leader and creator of The Mothers of Invention who perform at the Ford Auditorium on Dec. 1.

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