45 Years Ago: Captain Beefheart Continues His Wild Musical Experiments on ‘Lick My Decals …
In a few short years, Captain Beefheart had gone from making fairly conventional rough-and-tumble R&B music to creating an entirely new and previously unheard world of sound.
The Story of Captain Beefheart’s Masterpiece, ‘Trout Mask Replica’
Trout Mask Replica is one of the weirdest and wildest albums ever to be released.
Captain Beefheart Box Focuses on Early-’70s Material and Rarities
Though rightly famous for 1969's 'Trout Mask Replica,' Captain Beefheart continued constructing experimental, deeply intriguing albums into the '80s.
Top 10 Captain Beefheart Songs
Singer, songwriter, musician, artist, poet and all-around weirdo Don Van Vliet came up with his Captain Beefheart persona around 1964. Within a year, he had his first, and only (minor), hit, a garage-rock cover of Bo Diddley's 'Diddy Wah Diddy.' Things ...
Rare TV Performances Of Captain Beefheart and His Magic Band Released On DVD
Pioneer, artist, crazy, bluesman, rock and roller are all terms that could be tossed out to describe the late, great Don Van Vliet, aka. Captain Beefheart. His legendary recordings like 'Safe As Milk,' 'Clear Spot' and the infamous 'Trout Mask Replica' are all essential additions to the adventurous …