Anecdote #464 (Scene One)

it begins in late 1977 in the basement of frank zappa’s hollywood home. it’s a saturday and as usual I’m learning the material for next week’s rehearsals. being the only “non-reader” in the band this was a common way for me to prepare. today’s lesson is a brand new song frank has just written called flakes.

— Adrian Belew, Anecdote #464 Scene One.

3 thoughts on “Anecdote #464 (Scene One)”

  1. i remember laughing my head off the 1st time i heard adrian’s bob impersonation in flakes, especially when that single harmonica note is heard!! haha!!

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