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chapter TWO
LIGHT KIDS AND CLEAR SPOTS
1972-1973
easier listening on 'the spotlight kid' and 'clear spot'

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september 1971: concerts in canada
011071 canada A CANDID CONVERSATION WITH 'BEEF THE CHIEF' four pics
2014 usa book DON VAN VLIET: I'M A SOFT STAR reprint!

october 1971: finishing new album 'the spotlight kid'
291171 england 'GUITAR IS LIKE THUMBING YOUR NOSE AT THE ANGELS' three pics

early 1972: the spotlight kid brought out, followed by usa tour
310172 usa AMERICA IS BULLISH ON CAPTAIN BEEFHEART pic
010272 usa THE SPOTLIGHT KID OFFSTAGE
110372 england THE ROLL AIN'T STALE
130372 usa A FEW WORDS WITH GOOD CAPTAIN BEEFHEART
190372 usa
WHERE ARE THE ANIMALS IN THIS PROGRAM? three pics
010685 usa THE MICHAEL TEARSON INTERVIEW

2503-050472: european 'the spotlight kid' tour - england
120272 england SVENGALI ZAPPA AND A HORRIBLE FREAK CALLED BEEFHEART
250372 england THE CAPTAIN INVITES YOU TO DANCE
280372 england BEEFHEART INTERVIEW
fall 1994 web 'LET'S HOPE THE HIP PEOPLE CHOOSE LIFE INSTEAD OF DEATH ON THEIR HIP' reprint!
010472 england
ZAPPA STOLE MY IDEAS, SAYS THE CAPTAIN pic
010472 england A TRIP INTO THE MIND OF THE SPOTLIGHT KID pic
011072 usa SPOTLIGHT KID TALKING reprint!
010472 england CAPTAIN BEEFHEART IN THE TALK-IN four pics
040472 england LOVE OVER GOLD pic
150472 england BEEF ART
220472 england
CAPTAIN'S LOG pic
280472 england ROUGH TRADE FROM VENUS HITS IT BIG five pics
010572 england 'I WISH ACID HAD NEVER BEGUN'
010572 england BEEFHEART'S BOOGIE
020672 england 'EVERYONE SHOULD GO FLY A KITE'
1998 england book 'EVERYONE SHOULD GO FLY A KITE' half reprint!
060572 england MEN'S MUSIC FOR WOMEN

010573 england JOTTINGS FOR THE BEEFHEART ARCHIVES pic

07&080472: european 'the spotlight kid' tour - holland
150472 holland ER BESTAAN TWEE CAPTAIN BEEFHEARTS
210472 holland 'MUSICI WERKEN, MAAR WIJ SPELEN'
260472 holland 'DE ENIGE LEIDER ZIT ACHTER JE KUIT'
050572 holland 'IK WIL HUILEN ALS EEN WEERWOLF'

09or100472: european 'the spotlight kid' tour - norway
3/1972 norway [TITLE UNKNOWN] gateavisa

150472: european 'the spotlight kid' tour - france
110572 france CAPTAIN BEEFHEART ET LES RELATIONS TÉLÉPATHIQUES pic
010672 france CAPTAIN FRACASSE six pics
3/1972 switzerland CAPTAINE ÂME D'ABEILLE - COEUR DE BOEUF pic

early autumn 1972: recording of elpee clear spot
story 091081 usa TED TEMPLEMAN pic

end 1972: elpee clear spot
201172 usa THE TENDERIZED BEEFHEART two pics
story 201172 usa CAPTAIN BEEFHEART MEETS THE WOLFMAN three pics
141272 usa CAPTAIN BEEFHEART, A STRANGELY ACCESSIBLE IMPRESSIONIST FREAK
171272 usa CAPTAIN BEEFHEART A SUCCESS?
241272 usa YOURS FOR A 'HAPPY NEW BEEFHEART'
040173 usa
CAPTAIN BEEFHEART SINGS FOR WOMEN pic
2007 usa book CAPTAIN BEEFHEART SINGS FOR WOMEN reprint!
180173 usa BEEFHEART from the 'fringes'...
story 010273 england MAGIC MOMENTS
010273 france
PAS FOU, CAPTAIN BEEFHEART?
010773 usa CONVERSATION WITH CAPTAIN BEEFHEART

early 1973: usa and canada 'clear spot' tour
190273 usa [TITLE UNKNOWN] circular
story 100573 usa LOW YO YO-ING IT IN BLUNDERLAND pic
010473 canada KNOW WHAT I MEAN?
2014 usa book DON VAN VLIET: KNOW WHAT I MEAN? reprint!

spring 1973: european promotion tour of 'clear spot'
170373 england THE CAPTAIN'S KIND TO ANIMALS TOO... pic
140473 england SO AS CAPTAIN BEEFHEART SAID TO GEORGE BEST LAST WEEK...
140473 england THE BEEF OF THE MATTER pic
210473 england YOU GOTTA PLAY BACH WITH BITE... pic
010311 england [UNTITLED] reprint!

140473 england CAPTAIN FINDS HIS WATER
010773 germany [TITLE UNKNOWN] music scene reprint!
210473 england THE CAPTAIN BEEFING ON BEHALF OF WOMEN
090673 england 'ALICE IS REAL SICK'
011073 england TO BE FAR OUT OR NOT TO BEEFHEART OUT pic
010274 england A QUICKIE CHAT


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other chapters: from scratch to decals 1965-71 - tragic year and return 1974-78 - shiny end 1978-82 - what the crew like to say - don van vliet before and after beefheart

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