Rock & Pop

 Czechia / Czechoslovakia

Popular and prestigious magazine issued since 1990 covering popular music in all of its forms. Unique in its scope and focus in Czech and Slovak republics. (

1990 May 14

Vol. 1 No. 1


Prazsky denik (Prague diary)
By Petr Dorůžka, pp 9-12

(Joe's Garage, What's The Ugliest Part Of Your Body?, Zomby Woof, Plastic People, Cosmik Debris)
Lyrics translated by Petr Dorůžka and Josef Rauwolf, p 18

A good start for a magazine – FZ cover story by Petr Dorůžka, who has written a book about Zappa – Šuplík plný Zappy. The story is of course about Zappa visiting Prague for 5 days in January 1990. An interview is included.

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1992 April 21

Vol. 3 No. 8


Broadway natvrdo aneb zklamání Zappou?
(Broadway the hard way or disappointed Zappa?)
By Zdeněk Pecka, p 17


Source: Václav Pěnkava


1992 July 13

Vol. 3 No. 14


Chladnokrevna chytrost (Cold-blooded cleverness)
By Ondřej Konrád, pp 20-21 

This is part 13 from a series of 26 articles about famous guitarists.

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2006 May

Vol. 17 No. 268


Tour De Frank aneb Zappa Plays Zappa
By Zlatina Jeřábková, pp 48-50 

Interviews with Gail, Ahmet and Dweezil Zappa.

Source: Václav Pěnkava


2015 December

Vol. 26 No. 380


Dědictví, co prachem neZAPPAdne
By Jaroslav M. Korel, pp 44-46 

Title is a word play from sentence "dědictví, co prachem nezapadne" - "the heritage, which doesn´t fall into the dust".

Source: Václav Pěnkava


2020 May

Vol. 31 No. 433


Na obálce prvního čísla byl Frank Zappa aneb Před třiceti lety to začalo
(Frank Zappa was on the cover of the first issue or It started thirty years ago)
By Jaroslav Špulák, pp 86-87

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