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Frank Zappa on the Fringes of Rock and Roll

Rock musician Frank Zappa, who died in 1993. For more than 20 years -- including 11 years leading the Mothers of Invention -- Zappa made music that was in turn funny, gross, esoteric, satirical, and danceable. He's now in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. (Rebroadcast)


Other segments from the episode on January 13, 1995

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, January 13, 1995: Interview with Al Green; Interview with Neil Young; Interview with Frank Zappa; Review of the film "Higher Learning."


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