....from Zappa's The RealFrank Zappa Book (1989)…
"My lyrics are there for entertainment purposes only--not to be taken internally. Some of them are truly stupid, some are slightly less stupid and a few of them are sort of funny. Apart from the snide political stuff, which I enjoy writing, the rest of the lyrics wouldn't exist at all if it weren't for the fact that we live in a society where instrumental music is irrelevant--so if a guy expects to earn a living by providing musical entertainment for folks in the U.S.A., he'd better figure out how to do something with a human voice plopped on it."
its all instrumental
Apearently FZ recorded many instrumental tracks and even albums.
Synclavier based albums Francesco Zappa released in 1984, and Jazz From Hell released in 1986 (also a Grammy Award-winning album for Best Rock Instrumental Performance) are all instrumental.
And the orchestral albums Orchestral Favorites, 200 Motels, Lumpy Gravy, London Symphony Orchestra are almost all instrumental.
Check out this list of most common instrumental tunes composed by great FZ.
Revised Music for Guitar and Low-Budget Orchestra
King Kong from Uncle Meat
ON THE BUS,...from Joe's Garage, Act 1
The Eric Dolphy Memorial Barbecue
Twenty Small Cigars
We Are Not Alone
Theme From Burnt Weenie Sandwich
If you miss your favorite instrumental song , you should write it in comments!
Why is instrumental music irrelevant ?? Reviewed by Klemen Hlupič on 07:48 Rating: