Late Frank Zappa is Back on Tour as a Hologram


US composer and guitarist Frank Zappa (R) talks with French Ministre of Culture Jack Lang (L) and French former first lady Claude Pompidou, on January 09, 1984 at the Theatre de la Ville in Paris AFP/File / JOEL ROBINE

Experimental rocker Frank Zappa, prolific in his life and even in death through a string of posthumous releases, is heading back on tour as a hologram.

Zappa’s family trust on Thursday announced that the hologram concerts would begin in 2018 and hoped the resurrected Zappa would jam again with some of his still-living collaborators including metal guitar virtuoso Steve Vai.

The family said it was also at work on a production of “Joe’s Garage The Musical” — a rock opera about the government seizing control of the music business, which did not appear on stage until after Zappa’s death — with Zappa himself starring by hologram.

Zappa — whose music merged hard rock and jazz…

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