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"Dig This With The Splendid Bohemians" A Memorial Day Special! "Viva Zappa!" The Story of Frank Zappa's Bombastic Record Labels, Bizarre and Straight - Featuring Captain Beefheart, Lenny Bruce, Wild Man Fischer, Lord Buckley, The GTO's & Many More!

Posted 05/27/2019 04:12 PM

The Persuasions- 'You Are What You Is'- One Of The Finest A ccappella Groups To Ever Grace A Note Perform A Frank Zappa Treasure- From The Compact Disc 'Frankly A cappella'

Meet The Persuasions: Jerry Lawson, Jesse “Sweet Joe” Russell, Jayotis Washington, Herbert “Toubo” Rhoad, and bassman Jimmy “Bro” Hayes. They were dicovered by Frank Zappa in 1969 and he signed them as the first group for his new label, Bizzare Records. Over 40 years later, they still honor Frank.

Posted 03/20/2013 05:30 PM

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