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Sun. November 29th 2015 8pm The Commodore Ballroom (No Minors) 8pm
$49.50+
Tickets at: Live Nation, All Ticketmaster Locations
Presented by: Live Nation
Dweezil Zappa: Guitar
Scheila Gonzalez: Saxophone, Flute, Keyboards & Vocals
Ben Thomas: Vocals
Chris Norton: Keyboards
Kurt Morgan: Bass
Ryan Brown: Drums

Since 2006 Dweezil Zappa has led his Grammy(R) winning group, Zappa Plays Zappa, through more than 500 worldwide performances and over 275 compositions spanning the breadth of his father's deep catalog.

"I think my father's music deserves the chance to be discovered by a contemporary audience. His creativity and discipline is inspirational. Since generation X has apparently evolved beyond generation Y, perhaps we've reached generation Z. I think this is an appropriate time and place to inherit and adopt Frank Zappa as the musical figure head for Generation Z. Many facets of his music are bold and unconventional and it feels to me like it's from the future. Generation Z should be bold and unconventional."

Zappa Plays Zappa

Dweezil Zappa was born on September 5, 1969 in Los Angeles—the son of Frank and Gail Zappa. It was inevitable that from the moment of his birth his life would be filled wall-to wall with music (his father having listed his religion as “musician” on Dweezil’s birth certificate). Dweezil’s early years were spent largely away from the spotli... more info
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