15 episodes

We take a look - and listen - into all of Frank’s 62 albums that he recorded during his lifetime. Every track, every album with commentary and context from Jeff Allen and guests.

The Seriously Zappa Radio Hour Podcast Jeff Allen

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We take a look - and listen - into all of Frank’s 62 albums that he recorded during his lifetime. Every track, every album with commentary and context from Jeff Allen and guests.

    World Crises Special

    World Crises Special

    We feel it’s apropos to continue this through US Independence Day.
    It's a lot to deal with. Here we let Frank's music speak to police brutality protests, Covid-19, hunger and environment. Duration: 50:25

    • 50 min
    SZRH Episode #32

    SZRH Episode #32

    From the SZRH Archive, and first streamcast from montcoradio.com on March 8 2019, here is a potpouri of FZ music. Both live and studio tracks are here for you to enjoy. This is Fun!
    Duration: 01:02:45

    • 1 hr 2 min
    Deep Dive into Hot Rats Sessions Part III

    Deep Dive into Hot Rats Sessions Part III

    SZRH Episode #8 of the Deep Dive podcasts, originally streamed from www.montcoradio.com on March 6, 2020. This is Part III of 3. This is the big climax with rehearsal tracks, workout sections and the released tracks of the entire 1969 album with commentary and anecdotes from Jeff Allen. Length: 01:18:48

    • 1 hr 18 min
    Deep Dive into Hot Rats Sessions Part II

    Deep Dive into Hot Rats Sessions Part II

    SZRH Episode #8 of the Deep Dive podcasts, originally streamed from www.montcoradio.com on March 6, 2020. This is Part II of 3. It’s selections of rehearsals, workout sections and the released tracks of the entire album with commentary and anecdotes from Jeff Allen. Length: 00:34:08

    • 34 min
    Deep Dive into Hot Rats Sessions Part I

    Deep Dive into Hot Rats Sessions Part I

    SZRH Episode #8 of the Deep Dive podcasts, originally streamed from www.montcoradio.com on Feb 28, 2020. This is Part I of 3. It’s selections of rehearsals, workout sections and the released tracks of the entire album with commentary and anecdotes from Jeff Allen. Length: 01:01:51

    • 1 hr 1 min
    Deep Dive into Uncle Meat Part II

    Deep Dive into Uncle Meat Part II

    SZRH Episode #7 of the Deep Dive podcasts, originally streamed from www.montcoradio.com on Feb 21, 2020. This is Part II of nearly the entire album with commentary and anecdotes from Jeff Allen. Length: 00:47:11

    On the live show I'd asked the trivia question, "Who was Uncle Meat?" The answer to that is Sandy Hurvitz, a young lady who drew Frank's attention when the Mothers were playing the Garrick. She subbed for Don Preston on keyboards one night when he was sick, and thus became a Mother.

    • 47 min