I agree wholeheartedly with JimL that Hot Rats is a good start. As a 
secondary alternative I'd suggest Apostrophe (*) (almost if not just 
as good - or better. Also you can dl some concerts, liberated boots, 
vids, etc. by joining the Zappateers (for free) here... 

Then you ca figure out which band/years you like and work from 
there. Personally I like '74-'77 the best. 

--- In Zappa-List@yahoogroups.com, "cw_robcastaneda" 
> Hi,
> I'm a relative newbie to Frank Zappa music. To begin I bought 
a "best of album" to get a 
> sampling (with over 70+ albums to chose from and such a wide 
variety it is hard to 
> choose!).
> The first song on the album - "Peaches En Regalia" hit me right up 
front and I would like to 
> ask which other songs/albums offer similar styles of compositions. 
The vocal stuff doesn't 
> do much for me at this stage, but I'm really hungry for 
the "peaches" style compositions.
> Any advice or pointers would be appreciated.
> thanks.
> -Rob

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