Thursday, April 29, 2010

THE DAY ZAPPA SOCKED IT TO THE HARPER VALLEY PTA

Ah, remember "Porn Rock"? Weren't the '80s fabulous?

Mother Frank is outnumbered here on a 1986 Los Angeles local TV show. But he holds his own quite well against a Pat Boone wannabe, the frumpiest PTA lady central casting could find and the host Roberta Weintraub, who does quite an impressive spoken-word interpretation of Prince's "Darling Nikki." in Part 1.

Watch 'em all. Zappa's truth goes marching on. Let freedom ring!







TERRELL'S TUNE-UP: The Fabulous 70s

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