captain beefheart electricity

don van vliet SINGING INK
poetry and fine arts


art tripp, drummer

painting - poem - drawing

painting & poem
from back cover THE SPOTLIGHT KID album 1972
poem reprinted england book THE LIVES AND TIMES OF CAPTAIN BEEFHEART first three editions 1977/80

captain beefheart / don van vliet - painting - 'ed marimba' (art tripp) 1971 - back cover 'the spotlight kid' lp 1972

don van vliet 1971

from usa promotional booklet BROWN STAR mid 1972
reprinted liner notes THE SPOTLIGHT KID / CLEAR SPOT two-on-one ceedee 1990

captain beefheart / don van vliet - drawing - 'ed marimba' (art tripp) 02.72 - promo booklet 'brown star' 1972

don van vliet 02.72


portraits of other MAGIC BAND MEMBERS:
MARK BOSTON rockette morton
ROY ESTRADA oréjon / audi hon
BILL HARKLEROAD zoot horn rollo
ELLIOT INGBER winged eel fingerling


click clack to the power station, the news or the other SINGING INK

captain beefheart electricity
as felt by teejo