Triumph From Tragedy

Necessity is the mother of rock anthems

Fifty-one years ago today, a single event on a European lakeside changed the course of one group’s fortunes in ways they never expected. Predominantly known for creating conceptual albums, the band unexpectedly found chart success as a result of watching a venue go ablaze at a Frank Zappa concert in Montreux.



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Stuart Englander

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