captain beefheart electricity

don van vliet SINGING INK
poetry and fine arts - portraitflits

band member
ROCKETTE MORTON
mark boston (bass) guitar



painting & poem

from 1972 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 - 'rockette morton' (mark boston) 1971 - back cover 'the spotlight kid' lp 1972


don van vliet 1971


drawing 1
late 1971 in 'beefheart brochure [brown star]' usa 17 april 1972 warner/reprise CIRCULAR vol.4 #15


drawing 2
in england magazine NEW MUSICAL EXPRESS 010472
note: placed along the interview a trip into the mind of the spotlight kid


drawing 3
in england magazine ZIGZAG #29 010573
note: placed along the interview jottings for the beefheart archives, which also has a story about this late march 1972 item with a misspelled dedication


drawing 4
in england magazine FRENDZ #26 280472
note: placed along the interview rough trade from venus hits it big




see portraits of other MAGIC BAND MEMBERS:

ROY ESTRADA oréjon / audi hon
BRUCE FOWLER fossil
BILL HARKLEROAD zoot horn rollo
ELLIOT INGBER winged eel fingerling
ART TRIPP ed marimba

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