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Frank Zappa - Classic Album: Apostrophe (') Over-Nite Sensation

Frank Zappa

"This is where you go to find every aspect of Frank’s music squeezed into two perfectly formed records.” - Dweezil Zappa.

This new addition to Eagle Vision’s acclaimed Classic Albums series focuses on Frank Zappa’s early seventies albums “Overnite Sensation” (1973) and “Apostrophe (‘)” (1974). Together they encapsulate Zappa’s extraordinary musical diversity and were also the two most commercially successful albums that he released in his prolific career. As ever the program uses interviews, musical demonstrations, rare archive and home movie footage plus live performances to tell the story behind the conception and recording of these groundbreaking albums.

Features excerpts from: Dinah-Moe Humm / I’m The Slime / Montana / St Alfonzo’s Pancake Breakfast / Dirty Love / Cosmic Debris / Stink-Foot & more…

Additional interviews and demonstrations not included in the broadcast version.
Full live performances of “Montana” from the Roxy in 1973 and “I’m The Slime” from Saturday Night Live in 1976.
New full live performance of “Camarillo Brillo” by Zappa Plays Zappa done specially for this DVD.

Click HERE to watch a clip from Classic Album: Apostrophe (') Over-Nite Sensation