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PostPosted: Tue Jun 13, 2006 6:50 pm 
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Hello. I am wondering what gear of Frank's,Dweezels is using for these Z Plays Z shows? Anything original of Mr. Zappa SR's? Also does anyone have the set list for the show. We are hittin it Sat the 17th in Chi town. I was too young to sse Frank back in the day...:>(...... hope this show will suppress those feelings of a need to see a guitar come out on a pillow.


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PostPosted: Thu Jun 15, 2006 12:44 pm 
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From what I saw.
He is using a 1962 Gibson SG(Les Paul) Re-issue or custom built for him.
2 different Cornford amps and another amp I could not recognize, but I am sure it was a boutique amp head. two racks, one with a mess of pedals and the other rack gear and what seemed like a bradshaw switching unit on the floor. I saw no Frank gear at all, and if I remember correctly I think he said he didn't want to take Franks guitars on the road because they were too precious to risk losing or breaking. Which I completely understand. I wish he would add a gear section to the ZPZ website so us tech heads(nerds) can salivate at what he is using.
I fucking love guitar gear. Hope this helped.
Enjoy the show, Philly was awesome!!

Love to all,
Michael Umanoff


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On Dweezel's other amp, it said "Blankenship", looked to be a plexi clone. Sound was top notch at the Las Vegas HOB.
Vai was rocking his Legacy stack, and the bass player had Ashdown, and the other guitar player was running Bogner amps.


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 Post subject: Balnkenship amps
PostPosted: Fri Jun 23, 2006 9:25 am 
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here is the amp the other amp Dweezil was using. Blankenship
18watt head
http://blankenshipamps.com/main/mainframe.htm

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 Post subject: equipment--mikes?
PostPosted: Wed Jun 28, 2006 10:07 am 
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what's dweezil using? check these out: www.oktavamod.com


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Yea that is cool. I expected him to be using his Wiggy amp but I guess not.
I'd love to have a Legacy amp!

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PostPosted: Fri Jul 14, 2006 12:56 pm 
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