‘Hot Rats’ at 50: just How Frank Zappa busted up their musical organization, relocated to L.A. And helped invent jazz-rock

‘Hot Rats’ at 50: just How Frank Zappa busted up their musical organization, relocated to L.A. And helped invent jazz-rock

America in 1969 ended up being almost because weird as it’s today.

A war that is seemingly endless Southeast Asia, the horrific assassinations of governmental progressives and creepy Richard Nixon’s presidency cast shadows perhaps the final flickering flames of summer time love couldn’t dispel. (Charles Manson didn’t help. )

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