Today we celebrate the 74th birthday of Dean Torrence of Jan and Dean with a 1963 appearance on Steve Allen’s television show. This show by the former Tonight Show host was a late night program syndicated by Westinghouse television. Allen was often on top of new musical trends, as demonstrated by this 1963 appearance by Frank Zappa.
Of course, Zappa fans will also enjoy “The Big Note Cafe” with Chris Lewis Wednesday nights at 9 PM on WCWP, 88.1 FM on Long Island and on wcwp.org. And join Alan Seltzer Thursday nights at 9 PM on the same station for. . .