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The Illusion of Freedom

The Frank Zappa Memorial Day Meltdown

with Bob Chamenko

GENRE:
Freeform mix and public affairs from 10 PM to 2 AM, on the 4th & 5th Friday of the month.

concentrating primarily on underground rock ‘n’ roll,
w/a touch of the crazies…
forays into the blues w/fusion noodles;
& there’s always a Midnight Special,
sometimes whales
or a house floutist…
or both.

And… The Annual Frank Zappa Memorial Day Meltdown– Your gateway to the Summer: 6 Uninterrupted Hours of Zappa Music – Crank the Frank!

Last year’s edition of the FZMDM showcased a cacophonous cavalcade of conceptual continuity from the early ‘daze’ of Studio Z, to the prophetic period of the Utility Muffin Research Kitchen. No Zappa sub-genre rock was left un-turned as your host Bob Chamenko, and Special-Guest-Zappa-Experts: the Crusher, Johnny Rod Curotto, and Windy, the House Floutist, explored the arcane world of (one of) the 20th Century’s “greatest composer.” It was an evening of calculated madness —

Join us again this year, and get your head right for Summer!

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