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Frank Zappa: Carry On Composing

Karl Dallas, Melody Maker, 28 January 1978

No Edgar Varèse trip for Frank Zappa, who's just sold out four shows at the Hammersmith Odeon (not bad for a hippie in '78, eh?). His idol may have given up writing for 25 years because of hassles, but, despite problems with Warners, Frank's gonna keep on, he tells Karl Dallas

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