Wednesday, July 28, 2010

Baltimore gets Zappa bust

Frank Zappa's birthplace Baltimore, Maryland gets a Zappa bust.
The statue which is donated by a Lithuanian fan club (!) will be dedicated on Sunday, September 19 at the Southeast Anchor Branch of the Enoch Pratt Free Library located at 3601 Eastern Avenue. reports that plans now include an outdoor concert featuring Zappa Plays Zappa (fronted by Frank’s son Dweezil), and various events at the library and nearby Patterson Theatre in support of the dedication ceremony:
"September 19th is the anniversary of Zappa’s 1985 testimony on Capitol Hill in favor of free expression by Recording Artists at the Senate hearing instigated by certain congressional wives (members of the PMRC) concerning record labeling."

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