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Title From straight to bizarre [videorecording] : Zappa, Beefheart, Alice Cooper and LA's lunatic fringe.

Imprint [United States] : Sexy Intellectual, [2012]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Storage DVD    MA ZAPP FSB Z91DVD    Available
Description 1 videodisc (161 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Credits Thomas Arnold, narrator ; Chris Ingham, original music ; Prism Films and Rob Johnstone, producers.
Performer Featuring Frank Zappa, Beefheart, Alice Cooper and more.
Summary Desperate to remove himself from his original deal with Verve Records, in 1968 he [Frank Zappa] set up the Bizarre and Straight labels in league with manger Herb Cohen, and so began a string of releases which remain extraordinary in the extreme... This film revisits and reviews the astonishing music that came out on Bizarre and Straight, and reveals the background, operations and, crucially, the lives of the musicians, performers and management who made these labels the legendary reality they became"--Container.
System Details DVD, all regions, full screen (4:3) presentation ; stereo.
Subject Zappa, Frank -- Biography.
Mothers of Invention -- Biography.
Straight (Sound recording label)
Rock music -- 1961-1970.
Rock music -- 1971-1980.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Added Author Zappa, Frank.
Captain Beefheart.
Cooper, Alice, 1948-
Johnstone, Rob.
Ingham, Chris.
Prism Films.
Sexy Intellectual (Firm)
Standard No. 823564527291
Music No. SIDVD568 Sexy Intellectual

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