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Zappa On Zappa: 'Eat That Question' Tells A Contrarian's Story In His Own Words

The new documentary, compiled from a deep archive of interviews, focuses on Frank Zappa's serious side — as a composer keen on exploring ugliness and difficulty.

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Zappa On Zappa: 'Eat That Question' Tells A Contrarian's Story In His Own Words

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