This album is never in the sale, in fact it rarely appears in the shop at all. It aint easy to digest, and a body unprepared for bitter medicine is liable to purge it. That response made sense to me. Ditto for Clear Spot, released the same year. You can almost hear Beefheart pacing the floorboards every time he opens his mouth. For their part, The magic Band sounded like they'd recently overdosed on free jazz, while Van Vliet sounded like
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Readers Comments James Wood woodjame scs. The world of Beefheart has it's own rules and private logic, and it's a fascinating place to be in: I think it's great that this set is available and if they do another one I'll likely be on board. I have to wonder about this still, but you can hear this reflective attitude expressed in her work. By the time Suicide entered the studio with punk producers Craig Leon also of Nommos cult fame and Marty Thau, the zeitgeist had almost caught up with them, but the resulting material — seven spun-out fever dreams from the torn psyche of post-war America — still sounded like nothing and no one else.
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My then-fiancee and I stayed at a bed n' breakfast run by two VERY culturally endowed older men, both of them suckers for anything esoteric like Zappa or Beefheart. Ditto for Clear Spot, released the same year. Discussion in ' Music Corner ' started by mikek82 , Sep 3, It is a very tidy, reserved recording. Seventies borderline-mainstream weirdness at its best. He says that Hair Pie: This album exists only for people to name-drop it so they can look cool.