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The Vliets

It would have been easy to pass The Vliets by, on the basis they were cashing in, but that is far from the case. The Vliets from Dallas, USA, are a band I expected to pop up via Banter-Media, but it was a member of the band who made contact, so thanks for that Ty. […]

Don Van Vliet | Captain Beefheart

It is a shame I never got round to writing about this remarkable man before his death on 17th December 2010. I tend to ignore being on trend, but Captain Beefheart, is an iconic exception. There is a plethora of background on Don Van Vliet, and I am not aiming to reproduce the immense catalogue […]