Message from Micheal Smotherman

Message from Micheal Smotherman

I received a very interesting series of messages a short while ago from Micheal Smotherman, one-time member of the “tragic” era Magic Band. This is whatRead More

Tom Papa Ray and Don Van Vliet

Tom Papa Ray and Don Van Vliet

Frank Xavier Weyerich’s photo of two whiskery gents in convivial conversation will be familiar to anyone who has ever done an Image Search for Beefheart. Who,Read More

Derek
1 Aug
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Captain Beefheart Project

Another new Beefheart blog – Captain Beefheart Project – has been created this weekend. The first three entries deal with particular concerts, giving background information andRead More

Derek
24 Jul
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Fast ‘n Bulbous live broadcast

Fast ‘n Bulbous, the acclaimed Beefheart brass band which includes Gary Lucas on guitar, take the stage at Jazz em Agosto Festival in Lisbon at 21.30Read More

Derek
22 Jul
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A new book about Beefheart and Zappa

A new book about Beefheart and Zappa

Frank Zappa, Captain Beefheart and the Secret History of Maximalism is the title of a new book which is to be published by Salt Publishing onRead More

Derek
21 Jul
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Welcome to your Captain Beefheart weblog

At last, beefheart.com shuffles nervously into the 21st Century with it’s own interactive Beefheart weblog. This weblog will be regularly updated with any news or triviaRead More

Graham
16 Jul
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Answers To Opaque Questions That Would Bug Most People

A formaheap prize quiz 1) What was Don Van Vliet’s favourite gargle while on tour? Was it a) Blue Bols b) Green Chartreuse c) Black &Read More

Graham
20 Mar
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Opaque Questions That Would Bug Most People

Publisher: Music Sales Limited Date of publication: November 2004 ISBN: 1844494128 Dimensions: 210 x 135mm soft back Extent: 400 pages Price: £16.95 Order:Amazon.co.uk A formaheap prize quiz All of the answers toRead More

Graham
20 Mar
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