BREAKING NEWS!
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
beefheart.xyz
see you there, you're welcome...

captain beefheart electricity

don van vliet SINGING INK
poetry and fine arts - poemflits

GIL

from switzerland 1987 book DON VAN VLIET * SKELETON BREATH, SCORPION BLUSH

reprinted in, and recited on accompanying 'poetry reading sequence' ceedee:
germany 1993 book don van vliet * stand up to be discontinued
italy 1996 book luca ferrari * pearls before swine ice cream for crows


 don van vliet, before 1969

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clue
frank zappa's 1969 album 'hot rats' (with guest vocal by captain beefheart) is

[dweezil is frank's son]

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note: this is one of seven poems that originally were published in the
book by DON VAN VLIET SKELETON BREATH, SCORPION BLUSH

tip! if you like you can click clack to the other poems right away:
a tin peened reindeer
the tired plain
three months in the mirror
odd jobs
infra-grams
seam crooked sam

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click clack back to the singing ink or return to the power station

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