21 Mar 2001

The Radio is Broken Episode 5 - Leaving for his Final Tour

From Sound Lounge, 6:00 pm on 21 March 2001

Diagnosed with prostate cancer in 1990, Zappa spent his last three years racing against time to complete a number of projects including 'The Yellow Shark' with the Ensemble Modern and the album 'Civilization Phaze III', realised largely on the Synclavier. James Gardner looks at Zappa's late works and how they form a piece with his earliest