An international Heimat movie about sex, drugs, rock ‘ n roll and no retirement funds

Photographer Simon Danby about the poster

Photographer Simon Danby about the poster

“It was the Newcastle stage of the UK “Uncle Meat” tour of 1969. I’d been photographing the sound checks in the afternoon, and returned in the evening with a friend. In the break in the under-stage rooms, Frank Zappa sat down to write music- under the shadow of the slightly intimidating Herb Cohen. The rest of the Mothers messed about in the next room, indulging themselves...

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Böller & Brot über den Film

Böller & Brot über den Film

Ein Freund, ein großer Zappa-Fan, sah eines Tages in einem kleinen vegetarischen Imbiss in Stuttgart einen Typen, der große Ähnlichkeit mit dem legendären Schlagzeuger von den „Mothers of Invention“ hatte. Unser Freund ging also hin zu dem Typen und machte einen Scherz: «Are you the Indian of the group?» Der Typ antwortete: «Yes, my name is Jimmy Carl Black, and I’m the Indian of the...

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Where’s the Beer Tracklist

Where’s the Beer Tracklist

Some of the tunes from the film: “Country House” Musik: BLUR/ Damon Albarn, Graham Coxon, Steven A. James, David Rowntree © 1995 by EMI Courtesy of EMI Music Publishing performed by Tätärä “Marsch aus der Oper Moses” Musik: Rossini, arrangiert von Johann Baptist Widder performed by Oberammergauer Blasmusik Courtesy of  Tyrolis Music “Folsom Prison...

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