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Dweezil Zappa: 50 Years Of Frank: Dweezil Zappa Plays Whatever the F@&k He Wants

 

50 years on from the first Mothers Of Invention album release ‘Freak Out’, Frank Zappa’s son Dweezil and his amazing band hand-pick their favourite tracks from Frank Zappa’s extensive back catalogue.

Exposed to the music industry from an early age, Dweezil Zappa developed a strong affinity for playing the guitar and producing music. Able to learn directly from world-class guitarists such as Steve Vai and Eddie Van Halen, Dweezil quickly developed into a musical star in his own right, releasing his first single (produced by Eddie Van Halen) at the age of 12.

Since 2006, Dweezil put his own original music on hold, assembled a virtuoso band of musicians and devoted himself to performing the music of Frank Zappa extensively at venues across the world, the only official act to do so since his father’s death in 1993.

In 2009, they were awarded a Grammy Award for best rock instrumental performance for their version of ‘Peaches en Regalia’. They were nominated in the same category in 2010 for their performance of ‘The Deathless Horsie’.

Witness Dweezil and his band bringing his father’s musical legacy to life on stage, fifty years since The Mothers Of Invention first toured the UK.

Show Dates:

Sun 8th October Gateshead The Sage
http://thesagegateshead.org
0191 443 4661

Mon 9th October Salford The Lowry
http://www.thelowry.com/
0843 208 6000

Tues 10th October London Royal Festival Hall
https://www.southbankcentre.co.uk/venues/royal-festival-hall
0207 960 4200

Thurs 12th October Birmingham Town Hall
https://www.thsh.co.uk
0121 345 0600

Fri 13th October Bexhill De La Warr Pavilion

01424 229 111

Tickets on pre sale Thursday 26th January

0844 844 0444 -Ticketmaster.co.uk

If you wish to find out more about Dweezil Zappa, please visit the website link below:

https://www.dweezilzappa.com/

 

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