The excellent Beefheart tribute band Orange Claw Hammer have recently released a CD of some of their takes on Don’s music.
See Steve Froy’s review of it here
And as there will be no Magic Band UK tour this year and you’d like to hear some live Beefheart music then you should check out Orange Claw Hammer who have the following gigs lined up for 2017:
- Friday 27 January – Duke’s Bar, Glasgow, 8pm. Free entry.
- Thursday 9 February – Speakeasy, Voodoo Rooms, Edinburgh. 8pm.
£3 + special one day only CD discount
- Thursday 30 March – The Continental, Preston.
- Friday 31 March – Festival Moo-ah!, Corby.
(Day tickets will be available at some point)
- Thursday 12 October – Blue Lamp, Aberdeen.
- Saturday 14 October – Hippodrome, Eyemouth