The title track kicks things off and includes the immortal line: Beefheart grew up in southern California in the same high school as Frank Zappa and began forming his Magic Band in the early 60s. But the more I listened, the more I began to like it, realizing that this was just something that couldn't be compared with other music. Please sign in or sign up. Van Vliet would later pull them back from the brink with his last three albums, all of them magnificent, but they all lacked the spark contained in these early albums.
LICK MY DECALS OFF, BABY
But part of the charm and purity of Beefheart's recordings was his penchant for having his band play anything and assembling something from the cacophonous results. Nevertheless, his passing summoned an unlikely yet not unexpected outpouring from those who ignored him in life but found reader mileage in giving him tribute in death. Listeners Also Played See All. Songstube is against piracy and promotes safe and legal music downloading on Amazon. Apocryphal stories abound regarding Van Vliet's authoritarian touch with his bandmates, the most infamous of which concern his supposedly cult-like breaking of will during the months-long rehearsal for Trout Mask Replica. Jiffy-Squid August 25, Report.
Not Just Movies: Captain Beefheart — Lick My Decals Off, Baby
This page was last edited on 9 May , at Keep your comments focused on the release. A lot of the album is not as bluesy as some of the stuff on TMR and Beefheart's vocals are also less bluesy in general. Slightly better than TMR. Website highlights Essential albums Favourite paintings Multimedia Contact us. The conscious-messiness is smaller, and thus I'm able to rate it. But those who take the time to get it are on the road to a real musical adventure.
Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. This will not be everybody's cup of tea. The b ayou b oy b ums with sunken gums. Although Van Vliet wanted people to think that it was him alone who created all this music, guitarist Bill Hackleroad and drummer John French had a big influence on the final product. Space-age couple Why do you hex your magic muscle? If you like the sound of the Artists on this site, please buy their songs on Amazon follow the link above to support them. What we have here unreleased on CD