Popular 1


Monthly rock & roll magazine, first in this genre in Spain. Started in 1973 by famous writer and publisher Jordi Sierra i Fabra. Still existing as www.popular1.com.
On the right picture FZ holds a copy of the book "1962-1972 The History of Pop Music"; one of the editions by J. Sierra i Fabra.

1974 November

No. 17


Guitarras modernos – capítulo III. Frank Zappa
By Daniel D'Almeida, p 12

No soy un mito, soy una leyenda
By Jordi Sierra i Fabra, pp 19-21

[crónica del concierto de Badalona]
By Ernesto Prats, p 22

Pages 19-22 dedicated to FZ show in Badalona. Two articles, 10 color and 8 b/w pictures. On page 2 is Apostrophe b/w ad.

Issue includes Zappa poster.

Source: Javier Marcote


1976 April

No. 34

Paris: Zappa, Who, Wyman.
By Frank Andrada & Ramón Porta, pp 20-22

Zappa/Beefheart/Mothers: Bongo Fury
By Jordi Tarda, p 25

Source: Javier Marcote


1978 October

No. 64

Zappa en Londres (Zappa in London)
By Daniel D'Almeida, 2 pp


Source: Javier Marcote


1979 April

No. 70

Zappa encontró a su hija en España (Zappa found his daughter in Spain)
Text by R. Porta / Interview by Magda Bonet / Photos by Xavier Ferrer, 3 pp

Source: Javier Marcote


1988 July

No. 181

Zappa. Las excentricitades del maestro
By Xabier Santigosa, pp 88-89

Source: Javier Marcote


1996 December

No. 258

Frank Zappa. Memorias de un transgresor
By Santi Mayor Farguell, pp 58-60

Source: Javier Marcote


2005 July

No. 381

Zappa Plays Zappa. Una celebración de la obra de Frank Zappa
By Llorenç Del Río, pp 60-64

J.Marcote: "It's curious that on the inside cover appears a poster of the ZPZ show in Barcelona 2005 which features Flo & Eddie. The same thing happened in 1987 for touring with FZ in 1988 but eventually never happened. The title of this five page article is: 'A celebration of Frank Zappa's work'"

Source: Javier Marcote


Special issues:


No. A 12

Coleccion Especial Frank Zappa

This is a 38 page magazine including a poster.
It is divided into four chapters:
Part 1: Zappa "My life".
Part 2: Mothers 66-69 Biography
Part 3: Discography
Part 4: Alive surroundings of pavillion of Paris, February 7th.
Written by Magda Bonet, Mito Dalmau, Francesc X. Puerto & Ramón Porta.
Pictures from Paris stage by Martin J. Louis. Other photos from archive.

Source: Javier Marcote, slime.oofytv.set



Extra nº 2: Los Angeles - Londres '82

Frank Zappa
Interview by Julián Ruiz, pp 32-34

Exclusive Zappa interview by Julián Ruiz in Zappa's home studio in Laurel Canyon. Photos by Victoria Palacios.

Source: Javier Marcote



No. A 87

Héroes De La Guitarra II

Frank Zappa
p 36

Source: Javier Marcote