Frank Zappa Artist Cal Schenkel Signs Artwork, Records in Bryn Mawr
Bryn Mawr- Gladwyne Patch - almost 5 years
Cal Schenkel, the artist who created record album covers for Frank Zappa & The Mothers of Invention, visited Gold Million Records in Bryn Mawr on Saturday to sign his original artwork, limited edition prints and records.
Schenkel—who also designed album covers for Captain Beefheart, Tom Waits, The Fugs, and Tim Buckley, and a recently-released CD cover for Dweezil Zappa—appeared at Gold Million Records in honor of the 5th annual Record Store Day.
Held each year on the third Saturday in April, Record Store Day celebrates independent record stores worldwide with special events and prompts hundreds of artists, such as Springsteen and Paul McCartney, to make new records specifically for the day, said Harold Gold, who owns Gold Million Records with his wife, Max I. Million.
“Harold invited me last year, and it was really great,” Schenkel said, as he set up a table of his artwork and prints for the signing.
“One nice thing is it’s not too far,” said Schenkel, who lives in Wil
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