Alex Snouffer

John French sent us news of the death of Alex Snouffer, aka Alex St Claire, guitarist, drummer and a founder member of Captain Beefheart and hisRead More

Alex Snouffer 1941 – 2006

Alex Snouffer 1941 – 2006

It was with great sadness that I heard Alex had died from a massive heart attack. He was 64. One of the original Magic Band guitarists,Read More

Alex Snouffer aka Alex St Claire, Alex ‘Pyjama’ St Claire

Alex was a fine slide, lead and rhythm guitarist. He could also play drums and trumpet. In the mid to late 1950s he hung out withRead More

Photos of Alex Snouffer

Photos of Alex Snouffer

Thanks go to Patrick Grant for sharing some great pictures of the original Captain Beefheart and instigator of the group РAlex Snouffer. Alex, also known asRead More

Refusal Of Leave To Land Report

Refusal Of Leave To Land Report

On the 18th January 1968, The Magic Band were involved in a bizarre and humorous incident which resulted in their being refused entry to the UKRead More

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