Newsbits: Frank Zappa / Pharoah Sanders / Kamasi Washington / Vitamin B12 / Planned Parenthood Benefit

Pharoah Sanders

Always open for debate, an article identifies and reviews some of Frank Zappa‘s best albums.

Reissues of classic Pharoah Sanders albums are reviewed.

Kamasi Washington is profiled.

Diverse artists Vitamin B12 is also profiled.

Perfect Sound Forever, the longest running online music magazine, on December 6 is holding its first live event with a benefit for Planned Parenthood NYC, which will double as a holiday show with Santa hats, candy canes, Xmas songs and ridiculous holiday outfits. Come and support a great cause! Performances by Cindy Wilson of the B-52’s, guitarist/composer Kaki King and singer/songwriter Amy Rigby. Tickets are $20. Doors at 7, show at 8. 21 and over.