Mystery Man From The Magic Band by Herb Bermann

Mystery Man From The Magic Band by Herb Bermann

A look at the new book from Herb Bermann, Don’s co-writer on Safe As Milk. It’s not that long ago that many people thought that HerbRead More

Beefheart: Through The Eyes Of Magic press release

The ultimate book about Captain Beefheart written by the man who spent more time with him than most. Published in hardback. 880 pages, including 16 pagesRead More

Book review: Irwin Chusid’s Songs In The Key Of Z: The Curious Universe Of Outsider Music by Graham Johnston

This is indeed a curious universe, but its cosmological clockwork has finally fallen into place; or it has for me at least. I’ve been listening toRead More

An Ego Flyin’ – review for Lunar Notes by Bill Harkleroad by Ed Baxter

LUNAR NOTES; ZOOT HORN ROLLO’S CAPTAIN BEEFHEART EXPERIENCE Bill Harkleroad with Billy James 151 pp, illustrated SAF Publishing Ltd 1SBN 0 94671921 7 £11.95 ONE OFRead More

Lunar Notes: Zoot Horn Rollo’s Captain Beefheart Experience review by Andy Gill

AS ZOOT Horn Rollo, Don Van Vliet’s most faithful lieutenant in The Magic Band, Bill Harkleroad was one of the most influential guitarists in rock music,Read More

Quartet Books’ advertisment for Captain Beefheart

Quartet Books’ advertisment for Captain Beefheart

The advert rather flatteringly quotes the Radar Station’s review of the book, with a later version also containing a credit to this site.

Captain Beefheart by Mike Barnes reviewed by Graham Johnston

In recent years it seems that every aspiring writer capable of pressing keys on a word processor has felt obliged to publish their attempt at tellingRead More

Captain Beefheart by Mike Barnes reviewed in The Wire

Captain Beefheart by Mike Barnes reviewed in The Wire

As a small child, Don Vliet (the Van came later) collected hair from his Persian cat and moulded it into the likenesses of other animals. ByRead More

Beefheart: Through The Eyes Of Magic by John French; review by Steve Froy

Beefheart: Through The Eyes Of Magic by John French; review by Steve Froy

It’s been a long time coming. There were times when it looked like this book wouldn’t see the light of day … and what a greatRead More

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