At the official presentation of Frank & Co on the 20th of november 2020 the first book was for special guest Dweezil Zappa. The presentation was held online. Click on this link for the podcast, then click on 'speel af' (English spoken, beginning is in Dutch.)
At the official presentation of Frank & Co on the 20th of november 2020 special guest Steve Vai got the second book. The presentation was held online. Click on this link for the podcast, then click on 'speel af' (English spoken, beginning is in Dutch.)
Co de Kloet in Dooner's World! 26th feburary 2021 Co and Mike 'Dooner' Muldoon speak about the following topics: Growing up in Holland Trini Lopez – If I had a hammer Cool story about an indoor Festival with Ry Cooder, The Eagles, Chi Coltrane, The Who, Rod Stewart, and... Gary Glitter? - Early Zappa experiences [...]
Book exchange between Co and the famous Dutch Music Celebrity Robert Jan Stips (Supersister/Transister/The Nits ao)! His being inspired by FZ was never a secret.
On the 25th of february 2021 Co will be a guest at the Youtube show and podcast Dooner's World. Host Mike “Dooner” Muldoon will talk with Co about Frank & Co. For the website: click here You can find the Youtube Channel of Dooner's World by clicking here.
This book is an authentic read into many of the character dimensions of Frank Zappa and his music and perspectives. When a person has a sincere interest in an artist, it's felt by the artist, and as such, the artist can feel more open to discussing their process of creation and opinions. Not that Frank [...]
Foreword by Dweezil The book you’re about to read will elucidate the important characteristics of a lasting friendship between my father, Frank Zappa, and the author Co de Kloet. The respectful and edifying conversations between them have been magnetically preserved by Co, and they reveal playful ease at times. This is quizzically uncustomary considering my [...]
'In Frank & Co you can álmost hear Zappa talk'. 'Frank & Co is a must for anyone who wants to understand Zappa's ever-expanding universe.' Excellent review in the Dutch music magazine Oor (review is in Dutch). https://oor.nl/news/zappa-co-de-kloet/
Ich finde das Buch von Co de Kloet sehr interessant. Das Interview mit meinem verstorbenden Mann Jimmy Carl Black ist sehr gut. Das sind Jimmy’s Wörte. Danke viel mals das du an Jimmy Carl Black, the drummer of The Mothers Of Invention, gedacht hast. - Monika Black