Gail Zappa & Frank Zappa
Frank Zappa ruled his kingdom of freaks, a prolific and obsessed man with many plans. But Gail was undeniably the woman behind the man, a role to which she felt duty-bound, and when Frank passed away, there was a new freak queen on the scene.
Frank Zappa, his groupies and me (The Guardian)
Frank Zappa’s Widow Gail Zappa Dead at 70 (Rolling Stone)
Gail Zappa, Mother of Invention (Pamela Des Barres)
Industry Profile: Gail Zappa (Celebrity Access)
Just Plain Folks (Billboard)
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