publication date: Friday, May 13, 2016 (part of Spring 2016)
clue: This gonzo guitarist's lyrical censorship by the PMRC on an instrumental album was the mother of invention in his crusade against censorship.
explanation: Zappa, bandleader of the Mothers of Invention, was once censored for "explicit lyrics" on an instrumental album. He went on to be a highly vocal critic of the PMRC in particular and music censorship in general. more…