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PostPosted: Sun May 18, 2008 1:10 pm 
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Noisy, extraordinary and confusing at the same time, needs definitely more listening.

Anyway, I love the album cover.

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BillyDaMt wrote:
The first time I heard it, I didn't know whether to laugh or cry.


The more I think about it, I reckon I get a similar reaction every time I listen to it at a sufficient volume. Takes you for a real spin... leaves me feeling violently energetic and completely open... it really does have a way of wiping the slate clean, so to speak, no matter what mindset/mood I was in before I stick it in my CD player.

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 Post subject: Trout Mask Replica
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Been listening to it for years
YEARS
on and off
Saw Captain Beefheart in NYC .....Trout Mask Replica time.
1969

cost just a few bucks....
sat on floor...

I'd definitely appreciate it more now.
except the sitting on the floor part


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And it's perfect for emptying the house of any hangers on when you want to go to bed....

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It's remarkably lifelike.

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 Post subject: Re: Trout Mask Replica
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antmanbee wrote:
Been listening to it for years
YEARS
on and off
Saw Captain Beefheart in NYC .....Trout Mask Replica time.
1969

cost just a few bucks....
sat on floor...

I'd definitely appreciate it more now.
except the sitting on the floor part


Must have been a couple years after trout mask as they first played nyc in January, 1971


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not my cup of tea

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Wonderful !


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interview with drumbo on the making of: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Od0_LRNlE5A

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interview with bill harkleroad (zoot horn rollo), part 2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yfeKBp6OJdQ

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PostPosted: Sun Aug 13, 2017 9:43 am 
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Wow, you actually do post stuff about music on occasion. Good for you.


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PostPosted: Sun Aug 13, 2017 11:18 am 
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lapsed maps wrote:
interview with bill harkleroad (zoot horn rollo): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VWgfVVbK4bA

Great interview, maps! Thanks for posting. I'll be sure and check out the Drumbo one also.


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PostPosted: Mon Aug 14, 2017 12:40 am 
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SPACEBROTHER wrote:
Wow, you actually do post stuff about music on occasion. Good for you.

not only do i pop into the plentiful political threads for the easy and ample belly laughs,
i do actually post stuff about music. and i have been doing so since my activation... however long ago that was
(coevad probably knows). so yeah, it's true.

i recommend you putting aside some free time, may be a day or two, and diving head first into my back catalog.
no really, sit down with a nice mechanical pencil, some college ruled, and a hunger to learn.
you just may find yourself dining upon a "newfound" glory suitable for kings, queens, and the clueless alike.

deal?


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KUIII wrote:
Great interview, maps! Thanks for posting. I'll be sure and check out the Drumbo one also.

you are welcome.
i am glad you are interested.

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PostPosted: Mon Aug 14, 2017 10:24 am 
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lapsed maps wrote:
KUIII wrote:
Great interview, maps! Thanks for posting. I'll be sure and check out the Drumbo one also.

you are welcome.
i am glad you are interested.

Mr. Harkleroad was very interesting and shared some cool guitar and other stuff. The interviewer asked intelligent questions which was nice too.


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Of course the questions are intelligent, he's a top composer.
He has also done an in depth analysis of Frownland, which has been up for several weeks;

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=-FhhB9teHqU

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damn, well hell, still half asleep, but... part 2 of that rollo interview is up there^.

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thenoisydrum wrote:
Of course the questions are intelligent, he's a top composer.
He has also done an in depth analysis of Frownland, which has been up for several weeks;

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=-FhhB9teHqU

Pardon my ignorance. I'll do a little research on him now and thanks for the link.


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It's one of the most amazing albums I've ever heard. So original, so inventive and so musically interesting.

It's the perfect album to kill any annoying modern day boring jingles that repeat on terrible loops on commercial radio. After listening to Trout Mask Replica all is replaced with the fabulous zany guitar and howling voice of the Captain.


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The ZFT needs to re-release it. :idea:


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My first Beefheart album I bought. I just heard "Hot Rats" and loved "Willie the Pimp."....

Boy, was I in for a surprise. :shock: I liked "China Pig" "Hair Pie (Bake 1)" and
"Moonlight on Vermont" and a couple of other tunes. The rest of the album totally
baffled me. What the heck is this??? Don's spoken poetry reminded me of a perverted
W.C. Fields. It took me quite a few listens to finally appreciate it for what it is.

It was my starting off point in the land of Captain Beefheart. I was eventually hooked
by the Captain and have been and continue to be a huge fan of his work.


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