1968 – 1969 Woodland Hills house

1968 – 1969 Woodland Hills house

The Woodland Hills house on Ensenada Drive was the venue for the Magic Band’s endless rehearsals of Trout Mask Replica, and also where the Trout MaskRead More

1969 Captain Beefheart’s wedding by Mike Bugbee

My first meeting with Don Van Vliet–whom I’ll just refer to as Beefheart–came on a rainy night about 12 hours before his wedding. It was NovemberRead More

1969 collection

1969 collection

All available paintings created in 1969.

Graham
17 Jul
1969.03 Aquarius Theater – photos

1969.03 Aquarius Theater – photos

A few photographs have surfaced taken at the Trout Mask Replica band’s only live gig. This was at the Aquarius Theater in Los Angeles on 31stRead More

1969.03 Aquarius Theater, Los Angeles

1969.03 Aquarius Theater, Los Angeles

The Magic Band rehearsed for months to perfect their parts for the Trout Mask Replica album but they only once performed any of the album liveRead More

Frank Zappa discussing Trout Mask Replica 1969

From 1969 with Don, possibly in London. Hear it!

Hot Rats by Frank Zappa discography

Hot Rats by Frank Zappa discography

Track list Peaches En Regalia Willie The Pimp Son Of Mr. Green Genes Little Umbrellas The Gumbo Variations It Must Be A Camel Recording details DateRead More

Meatball Fulton interview

Meatball Fulton interview

Here you will find streaming audio files which make up a full interview which took place in California, July 1969, between Don Van Vliet and MeatballRead More

Trout Mask Replica discography

Trout Mask Replica discography

Recording details Date – late 1968 and March/April 1969 Studio – Sunset Sound, Hollywood; Whitney Studios, Glendale Producer – Frank Zappa Engineer – Dick Kunc MusiciansRead More

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