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    Captain Beefheart RIP

    http://www.rollingstone.com/music/ne...ge-69-20101217

    Don Van Vliet, who became a rock legend as Captain Beefheart, died today from complications from multiple sclerosis in California. His passing was announced by the New York-based Michael Werner Gallery, which represented his work as a painter.

    His Trout Mask Replica was Number 58 on Rolling Stone's list of the 500 Greatest Albums of All Time.

    "Don Van Vliet was a complex and influential figure in the visual and performing arts," the gallery said in a statement. "He is perhaps best known as the incomparable Captain Beefheart who, together with his Magic Band, rose to prominence in the 1960s with a totally unique style of blues-inspired, experimental rock & roll. This would ultimately secure Van Vliet's place in music history as one of the most original recording artists of his time. After two decades in the spotlight as an avant-garde composer and performer, Van Vliet retired from performing to devote himself wholeheartedly to painting and drawing. Like his music, Van Vliet's lush paintings are the product of a truly rare and unique vision."
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    It's okay guys... it's a cover up. He can't really die, he's just a private guy.
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    oh man. bummer.

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    Whaaaaaa?
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    and RIP the narrator of this good BBC documentary about Captain Beefheart
    *based upon tedious fact checking.

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    sucks

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    Just put on Safe As Milk at work. Gentler yet awesome. Siiiigh, gonna pour one out tonight.
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    what a fucking downer...
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    looking to purchase:big brother skateboarding magazine back issues. travis bean tb1000s electric guitars.

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    Fast and bulbous!
    That's right, the mascara snake, fast and bulbous! Also, a tin teardrop!
    Bulbous, also tapered!
    That's right!
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    Fuck Noooooooooooooo!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


    Wow this is terrible news.
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    thanks for whatever you did in mexico.



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    Honestly, it's sad but it doesn't really change anything in terms of how we'll interact with his work, he's been gone for so long.
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    Well atleast theres still that tribute show in january.


    Fuck what a downer. I bet his paintings are hella expensive now.

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    thanks for whatever you did in mexico.



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    Whoa.

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    Boooooo! R.I.P.

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    Damn, that crushingblows. RIP.

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    RIP. I haven't listened to Captain Beefheart a ton, but RIP nonetheless.
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    "Any intelligent fool can make things bigger and more complex... It takes a touch of genius - and a lot of courage to move in the opposite direction."
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    Wow their beautiful

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    thanks for whatever you did in mexico.



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    Fuck me. This hurts. RIP good Captain.

    EDIT: Seriously. I am so fucking down right now. I remember the first time I heard Captain Beefheart. He opened me up to a whole new world of music. I have changed my avatar in his memory.
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    I fucking love that documentary. I've been listening to the Cap all fucking day.
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    A squid eating dough in a polyethylene bag is fast and bulbous. Got me?

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    aw man. just now saw this. RIP.
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    this man changed my views of music forever. R.I.P.
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    I listened to Trout Mask Replica from front to back after I heard the news. RIP

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    The first song I ever heard from Beefheart was "Ella Guru," which I loved right away, but thought it was just some weird novelty song. When I heard all of Trout Mask Replica, I was extremely surprised that he sounded like that on EVERY SONG. Much respect.

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    This thread needs to be longer than a page.

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    thanks for whatever you did in mexico.



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    I actually thought he was already dead but this is sad news. I read all about him in Pamela De Barres book and he sounded amazing. A stranger Frank Zappa, not appreciated enough.

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