Tag Archives: Zappa

Detoured But Undeterred: Dweezil Does Van Duzer

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union HUMBOLDT STATE – A traffic imbroglio on I-5 sent the Zappa Plays Zappa (ZPZ) band and touring staff on a desultory detour en route to Dweezil Zappa’s Feb. 1 CenterArts show at the Van Duzer Theatre. The tour bus, equipment truck and hardy band of minstrels and roadies found themselves

Mike Keneally Band Rocks Jambalaya Friday, Dec. 13

ARCATA – Four musicians – the ones who rock stars hire to help make them sound amazing – will perform at Jambalaya Arcata, 915 H St., on Friday, Dec. 13 right after Arts! Arcata. The Mike Keneally Band, whose members have played with Frank Zappa, Dweezil Zappa, Steve Vai, Joe Satriani, Dethklok, The Aristocrats and

Mike Keneally Band Headlines Arcata Eye 15th Anniversary Bash Saturday, Oct. 15 At Humbrews

From Keneally’s well-documented recorded work as a guitarist/keyboardist/vocalist in Frank Zappa’s last touring band, to his recordings and performances with Robert Fripp, Dethklok, Wayne Kramer, Steve Vai, Screamin’ Jay Hawkins, Joe Satriani, Andy Partridge and many others, he’s earned a reputation as someone who brings an intense, original musical voice to any and all musical happenings.