Frank Zappa

  1. Ashley Capps on This Weekend's Mountain Oasis Electronic Music Summit, Asheville, Bonnaroo, Way More (Q&A)

    October 23, 2013 5:49 PM EDT This coming weekend marks the launch of a new music festival franchise in Asheville, North Carolina. The Mountain Oasis Electronic Music Summit runs Oct. 25-27 and will feature mostly smaller electronic music artists with the notable exception ...

  2. Kobalt Signs Global Admin Deal For Frank Zappa’s Catalog

    August 01, 2013 7:00 AM EDT Kobalt Music Group has forged a worldwide deal to administer the catalog of the late alternative rock legend Frank Zappa. With immediate effect, Kobalt begins global representation of all Zappa’s songs, including his early works with the Mothers ...

  3. '60s Anti-War Rocker Tuli Kupferberg Dies

    July 13, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Tuli Kupferberg, a founding member of the Fugs, one of the first underground rock groups and a staple on the anti-war protest scene in the 1960s, has died. Kupferberg, who had suffered strokes in the past year, died Monday in a Manhattan hospita ...

  4. Paul Pena, Blues Guitarist and Songwriter, Dies

    October 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Wrote 'Jet Airliner' by the Steve Miller Band. Paul Pena, a San Francisco blues guitarist who wrote one of the biggest hits for the Steve Miller Band, died in San Francsico on Saturday. He was 55. The cause was complications of diabetes ...

  5. Arthur Mann To Split Ryko

    March 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST Arthur Mann, co-founder of Rykodisc and president of its parent Ryko Group, has resigned from the company. He will exit Ryko on March 31. Arthur Mann, co-founder of Rykodisc and president of its parent Ryko Group, has resigned from the company. He ...

  6. Session Drummer Guerin Dies

    January 13, 2004 12:00 AM EST Former L.A. Express member was 64 Top session drummer and L.A. Express member John Guerin died of heart failure Jan. 5 in West Hills, Calif. He was 64. Active since the '60s, Guerin performed and recorded with artists as diverse as Thelonious ...

  7. Session Drummer Guerin Dies At 64

    January 12, 2004 12:00 AM EST Top session drummer and L.A. Express member John Guerin died of heart failure Jan. 5 in West Hills, Calif. He was 64. Top session drummer and L.A. Express member John Guerin died of heart failure Jan. 5 in West Hills, Calif. He was 64. Active sinc ...