1 february 2018
i will spare you the details, but after a year of hopelessly suffering my quickly degenerating web host i have decided to discontinue our collaboration - and spread the word: freewebs sucks!
which means that with immediate effect captain beefheart electricity will be flashing on at the new address
see you there, you're welcome...
van vliet SINGING INK
poetry and fine arts
poem & untitled
from usa promotional booklet BROWN STAR mid 1972
reproduced usa magazine (WARNER / REPRISE) CIRCULAR vol.4 #? ??0572
poem reprinted germany magazine SOUNDS germany 010672
drawing reproduced liner notes THE SPOTLIGHT KID / CLEAR SPOT two-on-one ceedee 1990
reproduced liner notes THE DUST BLOWS FORWARD album 1999
lyrics to the title track of an intended album which shrank to the elpee 'clear spot'
originally - and quite original - printed on brown paper
the meant brown star is the earth
'brown star' is the title of captain beefheart's next album, succeeding 'the spotlight kid', 'lick my decals off, baby', 'trout mask replica' and the rest, which is history
don van vliet 1972
click clack back to the singing ink or return to the power station
captain beefheart electricity
as felt by teejo