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Zappa 'a humane and unusual man'


In 1967 a chance encounter with a musical legend, Frank Zappa, changed one young secretary's life forever. Frank Zappa summoned Pauline Butcher to his London hotel room to type up the controversial lyrics of his new album. Pauline Butcher has now written about that eventful period of life she spent with Frank Zappa, and spoke to Today reporter Nicola Stanbridge about it.

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