Upcoming Dates

Following are upcoming authorized performances of FZ's works. "Music Is The Best!" ~ FZ

May 30, 2020
StockportUnited Kingdom

The Muffin Men

Show Notes: 

The Muffin Men: Play Frank Zappa and The Mothers of Invention: 30th Anniversary Tour 2020 Originally formed in Liverpool in 1990 for a one-off show the celebrate the 50th birthday of Frank Zappa. The band have gone on to play countless shows around Europe, often featuring guest appearances by many ex-Zappa musicians. The 2020 line-up features five original Muffin Men playing a wide variety of songs and instrumental favorites from the vast repertiore of one the of Greatest American Composers of the 20th Century. Rock, Jazz, Fusion, Boogie and Blues, mixed with a liberal pinch of British Humour. For the 30th Anniversary Tour The Muffin Men are pleased to announce their agreement with The Zappa Trust for their performances of Frank Zappa Music. Don’t expect a look-a-like tribute band, Expect to hear some favorite Zappa/Mothers played with spirit and adventure.

Venue: 
The Spinning Top Bar
8:00 PM
Jun 4, 2020
ClearwaterFL, USA

King Crimson with special guests The Zappa Band

Show Notes: 

King Crimson will be playing one tour this year in the USA and Canada during June and July 2020. Except for shows such as the Ottawa Blues Festival, all the dates will be double bills with the Zappa Band.

The Zappa Band’s lineup features Zappa alumni Ray White (lead vocals, guitar), Mike Keneally (guitar, keys, vocals), Scott Thunes (bassist) and Robert Martin (keyboards, sax, vocals), and ZPZ alums Jamie Kime (guitar) and ZAPPA archivist Joe “Vaultmeister” Travers (drums, vocals).

Venue: 
Ruth Eckerd Hall
7:00 PM
Jun 5, 2020
St. AugustineFL, USA

King Crimson with special guests The Zappa Band

Show Notes: 

King Crimson will be playing one tour this year in the USA and Canada during June and July 2020. Except for shows such as the Ottawa Blues Festival, all the dates will be double bills with the Zappa Band.

The Zappa Band’s lineup features Zappa alumni Ray White (lead vocals, guitar), Mike Keneally (guitar, keys, vocals), Scott Thunes (bassist) and Robert Martin (keyboards, sax, vocals), and ZPZ alums Jamie Kime (guitar) and ZAPPA archivist Joe “Vaultmeister” Travers (drums, vocals).

Venue: 
The Amp
7:00 PM
Jun 6, 2020
Boca RatonFL, USA

King Crimson with special guests The Zappa Band

Show Notes: 

King Crimson will be playing one tour this year in the USA and Canada during June and July 2020. Except for shows such as the Ottawa Blues Festival, all the dates will be double bills with the Zappa Band.

The Zappa Band’s lineup features Zappa alumni Ray White (lead vocals, guitar), Mike Keneally (guitar, keys, vocals), Scott Thunes (bassist) and Robert Martin (keyboards, sax, vocals), and ZPZ alums Jamie Kime (guitar) and ZAPPA archivist Joe “Vaultmeister” Travers (drums, vocals).

Venue: 
Mizner Park Amphitheatre
7:00 PM
Jun 6, 2020
SKELMERSDALEUnited Kingdom

The Muffin Men

Show Notes: 

The Muffin Men: Play Frank Zappa and The Mothers of Invention: 30th Anniversary Tour 2020 Originally formed in Liverpool in 1990 for a one-off show the celebrate the 50th birthday of Frank Zappa. The band have gone on to play countless shows around Europe, often featuring guest appearances by many ex-Zappa musicians. The 2020 line-up features five original Muffin Men playing a wide variety of songs and instrumental favorites from the vast repertiore of one the of Greatest American Composers of the 20th Century. Rock, Jazz, Fusion, Boogie and Blues, mixed with a liberal pinch of British Humour. For the 30th Anniversary Tour The Muffin Men are pleased to announce their agreement with The Zappa Trust for their performances of Frank Zappa Music. Don’t expect a look-a-like tribute band, Expect to hear some favorite Zappa/Mothers played with spirit and adventure.

Venue: 
E Rooms, Skelmersdale
8:00 PM
Jun 8, 2020
OrlandoFL, USA

King Crimson with special guests The Zappa Band

Show Notes: 

King Crimson will be playing one tour this year in the USA and Canada during June and July 2020. Except for shows such as the Ottawa Blues Festival, all the dates will be double bills with the Zappa Band.

The Zappa Band’s lineup features Zappa alumni Ray White (lead vocals, guitar), Mike Keneally (guitar, keys, vocals), Scott Thunes (bassist) and Robert Martin (keyboards, sax, vocals), and ZPZ alums Jamie Kime (guitar) and ZAPPA archivist Joe “Vaultmeister” Travers (drums, vocals).

Venue: 
Dr. Phillips Center For The Performing Arts
7:00 PM
Jun 9, 2020
New OrleansLA, USA

King Crimson with special guests The Zappa Band

Show Notes: 

King Crimson will be playing one tour this year in the USA and Canada during June and July 2020. Except for shows such as the Ottawa Blues Festival, all the dates will be double bills with the Zappa Band.

The Zappa Band’s lineup features Zappa alumni Ray White (lead vocals, guitar), Mike Keneally (guitar, keys, vocals), Scott Thunes (bassist) and Robert Martin (keyboards, sax, vocals), and ZPZ alums Jamie Kime (guitar) and ZAPPA archivist Joe “Vaultmeister” Travers (drums, vocals).

Venue: 
Saenger Theatre
7:00 PM
Jun 10, 2020
MemphisTN, USA

King Crimson with special guests The Zappa Band

Show Notes: 

King Crimson will be playing one tour this year in the USA and Canada during June and July 2020. Except for shows such as the Ottawa Blues Festival, all the dates will be double bills with the Zappa Band.

The Zappa Band’s lineup features Zappa alumni Ray White (lead vocals, guitar), Mike Keneally (guitar, keys, vocals), Scott Thunes (bassist) and Robert Martin (keyboards, sax, vocals), and ZPZ alums Jamie Kime (guitar) and ZAPPA archivist Joe “Vaultmeister” Travers (drums, vocals).

Venue: 
Graceland
7:00 PM
Jun 12, 2020
CaryNC, USA

King Crimson with special guests The Zappa Band

Show Notes: 

King Crimson will be playing one tour this year in the USA and Canada during June and July 2020. Except for shows such as the Ottawa Blues Festival, all the dates will be double bills with the Zappa Band.

The Zappa Band’s lineup features Zappa alumni Ray White (lead vocals, guitar), Mike Keneally (guitar, keys, vocals), Scott Thunes (bassist) and Robert Martin (keyboards, sax, vocals), and ZPZ alums Jamie Kime (guitar) and ZAPPA archivist Joe “Vaultmeister” Travers (drums, vocals).

Venue: 
Koka Booth Amphitheatre
7:00 PM
Jun 13, 2020
PortsmouthVA, USA

King Crimson with special guests The Zappa Band

Show Notes: 

King Crimson will be playing one tour this year in the USA and Canada during June and July 2020. Except for shows such as the Ottawa Blues Festival, all the dates will be double bills with the Zappa Band.

The Zappa Band’s lineup features Zappa alumni Ray White (lead vocals, guitar), Mike Keneally (guitar, keys, vocals), Scott Thunes (bassist) and Robert Martin (keyboards, sax, vocals), and ZPZ alums Jamie Kime (guitar) and ZAPPA archivist Joe “Vaultmeister” Travers (drums, vocals).

Venue: 
Atlantic Union Bank Pavilion
7:00 PM
Jun 14, 2020
PhiladelphiaPA, USA

King Crimson with special guests The Zappa Band

Show Notes: 

King Crimson will be playing one tour this year in the USA and Canada during June and July 2020. Except for shows such as the Ottawa Blues Festival, all the dates will be double bills with the Zappa Band.

The Zappa Band’s lineup features Zappa alumni Ray White (lead vocals, guitar), Mike Keneally (guitar, keys, vocals), Scott Thunes (bassist) and Robert Martin (keyboards, sax, vocals), and ZPZ alums Jamie Kime (guitar) and ZAPPA archivist Joe “Vaultmeister” Travers (drums, vocals).

Venue: 
TD Pavilion at the Mann
7:00 PM
Jun 16, 2020
Glens FallsNY, USA

King Crimson with special guests The Zappa Band

Show Notes: 

King Crimson will be playing one tour this year in the USA and Canada during June and July 2020. Except for shows such as the Ottawa Blues Festival, all the dates will be double bills with the Zappa Band.

The Zappa Band’s lineup features Zappa alumni Ray White (lead vocals, guitar), Mike Keneally (guitar, keys, vocals), Scott Thunes (bassist) and Robert Martin (keyboards, sax, vocals), and ZPZ alums Jamie Kime (guitar) and ZAPPA archivist Joe “Vaultmeister” Travers (drums, vocals).

Venue: 
Cool Insuring Arena
7:00 PM
Jun 18, 2020
BostonMA, USA

King Crimson with special guests The Zappa Band

Show Notes: 

King Crimson will be playing one tour this year in the USA and Canada during June and July 2020. Except for shows such as the Ottawa Blues Festival, all the dates will be double bills with the Zappa Band.

The Zappa Band’s lineup features Zappa alumni Ray White (lead vocals, guitar), Mike Keneally (guitar, keys, vocals), Scott Thunes (bassist) and Robert Martin (keyboards, sax, vocals), and ZPZ alums Jamie Kime (guitar) and ZAPPA archivist Joe “Vaultmeister” Travers (drums, vocals).

Venue: 
Rockland Trust Bank Pavilion
7:00 PM
Jun 19, 2020
QueensNY, USA

King Crimson with special guests The Zappa Band

Show Notes: 

King Crimson will be playing one tour this year in the USA and Canada during June and July 2020. Except for shows such as the Ottawa Blues Festival, all the dates will be double bills with the Zappa Band.

The Zappa Band’s lineup features Zappa alumni Ray White (lead vocals, guitar), Mike Keneally (guitar, keys, vocals), Scott Thunes (bassist) and Robert Martin (keyboards, sax, vocals), and ZPZ alums Jamie Kime (guitar) and ZAPPA archivist Joe “Vaultmeister” Travers (drums, vocals).

Venue: 
Forest Hills Stadium
7:00 PM
Jun 19, 2020
PRESTONUnited Kingdom

The Muffin Men

Show Notes: 

The Muffin Men: Play Frank Zappa and The Mothers of Invention: 30th Anniversary Tour 2020 Originally formed in Liverpool in 1990 for a one-off show the celebrate the 50th birthday of Frank Zappa. The band have gone on to play countless shows around Europe, often featuring guest appearances by many ex-Zappa musicians. The 2020 line-up features five original Muffin Men playing a wide variety of songs and instrumental favorites from the vast repertiore of one the of Greatest American Composers of the 20th Century. Rock, Jazz, Fusion, Boogie and Blues, mixed with a liberal pinch of British Humour. For the 30th Anniversary Tour The Muffin Men are pleased to announce their agreement with The Zappa Trust for their performances of Frank Zappa Music. Don’t expect a look-a-like tribute band, Expect to hear some favorite Zappa/Mothers played with spirit and adventure.

Venue: 
The Continental
8:00 PM
Jun 20, 2020
New HavenCT, USA

King Crimson with special guests The Zappa Band

Show Notes: 

King Crimson will be playing one tour this year in the USA and Canada during June and July 2020. Except for shows such as the Ottawa Blues Festival, all the dates will be double bills with the Zappa Band.

The Zappa Band’s lineup features Zappa alumni Ray White (lead vocals, guitar), Mike Keneally (guitar, keys, vocals), Scott Thunes (bassist) and Robert Martin (keyboards, sax, vocals), and ZPZ alums Jamie Kime (guitar) and ZAPPA archivist Joe “Vaultmeister” Travers (drums, vocals).

Venue: 
Westville Music Bowl
7:00 PM
Jun 22, 2020
New BrunswickNJ, USA

King Crimson with special guests The Zappa Band

Show Notes: 

King Crimson will be playing one tour this year in the USA and Canada during June and July 2020. Except for shows such as the Ottawa Blues Festival, all the dates will be double bills with the Zappa Band.

The Zappa Band’s lineup features Zappa alumni Ray White (lead vocals, guitar), Mike Keneally (guitar, keys, vocals), Scott Thunes (bassist) and Robert Martin (keyboards, sax, vocals), and ZPZ alums Jamie Kime (guitar) and ZAPPA archivist Joe “Vaultmeister” Travers (drums, vocals).

Venue: 
State Theatre
7:00 PM
Jun 24, 2020
Huber HeightsOH, USA

King Crimson with special guests The Zappa Band

Show Notes: 

King Crimson will be playing one tour this year in the USA and Canada during June and July 2020. Except for shows such as the Ottawa Blues Festival, all the dates will be double bills with the Zappa Band.

The Zappa Band’s lineup features Zappa alumni Ray White (lead vocals, guitar), Mike Keneally (guitar, keys, vocals), Scott Thunes (bassist) and Robert Martin (keyboards, sax, vocals), and ZPZ alums Jamie Kime (guitar) and ZAPPA archivist Joe “Vaultmeister” Travers (drums, vocals).

Venue: 
The Rose Music Center at The Heights
7:00 PM
Jun 25, 2020
LouisvilleKY, USA

King Crimson with special guests The Zappa Band

Show Notes: 

King Crimson will be playing one tour this year in the USA and Canada during June and July 2020. Except for shows such as the Ottawa Blues Festival, all the dates will be double bills with the Zappa Band.

The Zappa Band’s lineup features Zappa alumni Ray White (lead vocals, guitar), Mike Keneally (guitar, keys, vocals), Scott Thunes (bassist) and Robert Martin (keyboards, sax, vocals), and ZPZ alums Jamie Kime (guitar) and ZAPPA archivist Joe “Vaultmeister” Travers (drums, vocals).

Venue: 
The Louisville Palace Theater
7:00 PM
Jun 26, 2020
Rochester HillsMI, USA

King Crimson with special guests The Zappa Band

Show Notes: 

King Crimson will be playing one tour this year in the USA and Canada during June and July 2020. Except for shows such as the Ottawa Blues Festival, all the dates will be double bills with the Zappa Band.

The Zappa Band’s lineup features Zappa alumni Ray White (lead vocals, guitar), Mike Keneally (guitar, keys, vocals), Scott Thunes (bassist) and Robert Martin (keyboards, sax, vocals), and ZPZ alums Jamie Kime (guitar) and ZAPPA archivist Joe “Vaultmeister” Travers (drums, vocals).

Venue: 
Meadow Brook Amphitheatre
7:00 PM
Jun 26, 2020
PutneyUnited Kingdom

The Muffin Men

Show Notes: 

The Muffin Men: Play Frank Zappa and The Mothers of Invention: 30th Anniversary Tour 2020

Originally formed in Liverpool in 1990 for a one-off show to celebrate the 50th birthday of Frank Zappa. The band have gone on to play countless shows around Europe, often featuring guest appearances by many ex-Zappa musicians. 

The 2020 line-up features five original Muffin Men playing a wide variety of songs and instrumental favorites from the vast repertiore of one the of Greatest American Composers of the 20th Century. Rock, Jazz, Fusion, Boogie and Blues, mixed with a liberal pinch of British Humour.

For the 30th Anniversary Tour The Muffin Men are pleased to announce their agreement with The Zappa Trust for their performances of Frank Zappa Music.

Don’t expect a look-a-like tribute band, Expect to hear some favorite Zappa/Mothers played with spirit and adventure.

 

Venue: 
The Half Moon
8:00 PM
Jun 27, 2020
SOUTHSEAUnited Kingdom

The Muffin Men

Show Notes: 

The Muffin Men: Play Frank Zappa and The Mothers of Invention: 30th Anniversary Tour 2020

Originally formed in Liverpool in 1990 for a one-off show to celebrate the 50th birthday of Frank Zappa. The band have gone on to play countless shows around Europe, often featuring guest appearances by many ex-Zappa musicians. 

The 2020 line-up features five original Muffin Men playing a wide variety of songs and instrumental favorites from the vast repertiore of one the of Greatest American Composers of the 20th Century. Rock, Jazz, Fusion, Boogie and Blues, mixed with a liberal pinch of British Humour.

For the 30th Anniversary Tour The Muffin Men are pleased to announce their agreement with The Zappa Trust for their performances of Frank Zappa Music.

Don’t expect a look-a-like tribute band, Expect to hear some favorite Zappa/Mothers played with spirit and adventure.

Venue: 
Southsea Dockyard Club
8:00 PM
Jun 28, 2020
BaltimoreMD, USA

King Crimson with special guests The Zappa Band

Show Notes: 

King Crimson will be playing one tour this year in the USA and Canada during June and July 2020. Except for shows such as the Ottawa Blues Festival, all the dates will be double bills with the Zappa Band.

The Zappa Band’s lineup features Zappa alumni Ray White (lead vocals, guitar), Mike Keneally (guitar, keys, vocals), Scott Thunes (bassist) and Robert Martin (keyboards, sax, vocals), and ZPZ alums Jamie Kime (guitar) and ZAPPA archivist Joe “Vaultmeister” Travers (drums, vocals).

Venue: 
MECU Pavilion
7:00 PM
Jun 30, 2020
ViennaVA, USA

King Crimson with special guests The Zappa Band

Show Notes: 

King Crimson will be playing one tour this year in the USA and Canada during June and July 2020. Except for shows such as the Ottawa Blues Festival, all the dates will be double bills with the Zappa Band.

The Zappa Band’s lineup features Zappa alumni Ray White (lead vocals, guitar), Mike Keneally (guitar, keys, vocals), Scott Thunes (bassist) and Robert Martin (keyboards, sax, vocals), and ZPZ alums Jamie Kime (guitar) and ZAPPA archivist Joe “Vaultmeister” Travers (drums, vocals).

Venue: 
Wolf Trap
7:00 PM
Jul 1, 2020
BuffaloNY, USA

King Crimson with special guests The Zappa Band

Show Notes: 

King Crimson will be playing one tour this year in the USA and Canada during June and July 2020. Except for shows such as the Ottawa Blues Festival, all the dates will be double bills with the Zappa Band.

The Zappa Band’s lineup features Zappa alumni Ray White (lead vocals, guitar), Mike Keneally (guitar, keys, vocals), Scott Thunes (bassist) and Robert Martin (keyboards, sax, vocals), and ZPZ alums Jamie Kime (guitar) and ZAPPA archivist Joe “Vaultmeister” Travers (drums, vocals).

Venue: 
Artpark
7:00 PM
Jul 5, 2020
Highland ParkIL, USA

King Crimson with special guests The Zappa Band

Show Notes: 

King Crimson will be playing one tour this year in the USA and Canada during June and July 2020. Except for shows such as the Ottawa Blues Festival, all the dates will be double bills with the Zappa Band.

The Zappa Band’s lineup features Zappa alumni Ray White (lead vocals, guitar), Mike Keneally (guitar, keys, vocals), Scott Thunes (bassist) and Robert Martin (keyboards, sax, vocals), and ZPZ alums Jamie Kime (guitar) and ZAPPA archivist Joe “Vaultmeister” Travers (drums, vocals).

Venue: 
Ravinia Pavilion
7:00 PM
Jul 7, 2020
MontréalCanada

King Crimson with special guests The Zappa Band

Show Notes: 

King Crimson will be playing one tour this year in the USA and Canada during June and July 2020. Except for shows such as the Ottawa Blues Festival, all the dates will be double bills with the Zappa Band.

The Zappa Band’s lineup features Zappa alumni Ray White (lead vocals, guitar), Mike Keneally (guitar, keys, vocals), Scott Thunes (bassist) and Robert Martin (keyboards, sax, vocals), and ZPZ alums Jamie Kime (guitar) and ZAPPA archivist Joe “Vaultmeister” Travers (drums, vocals).

Venue: 
Place des Arts
7:00 PM
Jul 9, 2020
Quebec CityCanada

The Zappa Band at Festival d'ete

Show Notes: 

The Zappa Band’s lineup features Zappa alumni Ray White (lead vocals, guitar), Mike Keneally (guitar, keys, vocals), Scott Thunes (bassist) and Robert Martin (keyboards, sax, vocals), and ZPZ alums Jamie Kime (guitar) and ZAPPA archivist Joe “Vaultmeister” Travers (drums, vocals).

Venue: 
Festival d'ete at Bell Stage
7:00 PM
Jul 11, 2020
OttawaCanada

The Zappa Band at Ottawa Bluesfest

Show Notes: 

The Zappa Band’s lineup features Zappa alumni Ray White (lead vocals, guitar), Mike Keneally (guitar, keys, vocals), Scott Thunes (bassist) and Robert Martin (keyboards, sax, vocals), and ZPZ alums Jamie Kime (guitar) and ZAPPA archivist Joe “Vaultmeister” Travers (drums, vocals).

Venue: 
Ottawa Bluesfest
7:00 PM
Jul 12, 2020
OrilliaCanada

King Crimson with special guests The Zappa Band

Show Notes: 

King Crimson will be playing one tour this year in the USA and Canada during June and July 2020. Except for shows such as the Ottawa Blues Festival, all the dates will be double bills with the Zappa Band.

The Zappa Band’s lineup features Zappa alumni Ray White (lead vocals, guitar), Mike Keneally (guitar, keys, vocals), Scott Thunes (bassist) and Robert Martin (keyboards, sax, vocals), and ZPZ alums Jamie Kime (guitar) and ZAPPA archivist Joe “Vaultmeister” Travers (drums, vocals).

Venue: 
Casino Rama
7:00 PM
Dec 13, 2020
LiverpoolUnited Kingdom

The Muffin Men

Show Notes: 

The Muffin Men celebrate 30 years performing the music of Frank Zappa!

Originally formed in Liverpool in 1990 for a one-off show to celebrate the 50th birthday of Frank Zappa.  The band have gone on to play countless shows around Europe, often featuring guest appearances by many ex-Zappa musicians.

The 2020 line-up features five original Muffin Men playing a wide variety of songs and instrumentals from the vast repertoire of one the of greatest American composers  of the 20th Century: Rock, Jazz, Fusion, Boogie and Blues, mixed with a liberal pinch of British Humour.

For the 30th Anniversary Tour The Muffin Men are pleased to announce their agreement with The Zappa Trust for their performances of Frank Zappa Music.

Don't expect a look-a-like tribute band, Expect to hear some favourite Zappa/Mothers played with spirit and adventure.

Venue: 
Cavern Club
9:00 PM