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Frank Zappa

An unpredictable iconoclast: difficult, intense, and unignorable.

"His albums didn't sell freight-car loads. He didn't have a Top 10 album or a single until 1974...But he filled large theaters, and even arenas, with shows that challenged the boundaries of musical, theatrical and social propriety." More on

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