Drawings, Work

Cucamonga (3)

This collage incorporates a little bit of everything of the early Cucamonga years: Zappa emerging from under his suffocating California desert tombstone, monster movies, pop cult, and the promise of great musical achievements to come (click the image to enlarge!). You’ll recognize the drawing… everything else was assembled by way of Gabriela’s evil touch of […]

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Drawings, Work

Cucamonga (2)

In the early 60s, Frank Zappa wrote a movie script which was to feature Captain Beefheart in the main role. The title of the script was, quite appropriately, Captain Beefheart vs The Grunt People. The story involved the Captain taking a pony ride to the moon, where he ends up confronting The Grunt People. Shock! […]

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Drawings, Me Myself And I

Cucamonga

Lots of artwork going on. I’ll most probably be illustrating the German version of a biography of a “very well known musician” (hint: Waltzing Mathilda!). Gabriela and I are also working on a series of collages for a feature film documentary dedicated to Frank Zappa’s Cucamonga days (early to mid ’60s). To whet your appetite, […]

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Drawings, Music, Work

Freak Out!

Remember the drawings/collages Gabriela and I made for a documentary called Freak Out In Cucamonga? Here’s the trailer! Click to play: My drawings in a movie that features Paul Buff, Motorhead Sherwood, Don Preston, Frank Zappa and Weird Al Yankovic — it’s all downhill from here ;-)

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