Zappa Plays Zappa, the Frank Zappa repertory band led by the late guitarist and composer's son Dweezil (pictured), is returning to St. Louis to perform on Wednesday, December 8 at The Pageant.
ZPZ previously played at The Pageant in 2006 (reviewed by StLJN here) and again in 2008. This time around, they'll perform Frank Zappa's 1974 album Apostrophe in "its unmitigated entirety." ZPZ have released two albums of their own, a self-titled CD/DVD in 2008 and a live album, Return of the Son Of..., earlier this year.
Tickets for Zappa Plays Zappa at The Pageant are $25.50 for general admission to the main floor (all ages) and $35 and $55 for reserved seating in the balcony (21+ only). There also will be a $2 surcharge for minors at the door. The tix go on sale at 5:00 p.m. this Friday, September 17 via Ticketmaster and The Pageant box office.
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