Captain Beefheart and The Magic Band – Shiny Beast (Bat Chain Puller)

Shiny Beast of thought indeed After two relatively uninspired studio albums, Unconditionally Guaranteed and Bluejeans & Moonbeams (both in 1974), followed by the well performed but ultimately unessential Live In London – Drury Lane ’74 the following year, Don Van Vliet went back into the studio in ‘76 to record Bat Chain Puller, an album that… Read More Captain Beefheart and The Magic Band – Shiny Beast (Bat Chain Puller)

The Fabulous Thunderbirds – The Fabulous Thunderbirds

Attention United States, Mexico and Canada, this record contains music that was organically made, and therefore may be beneficial to your brainwaves When this album came out in 1979, blues was hardly flavour of the month (much less the year). Bands like the Allman Brothers and Canned Heat were still on the radar, but only… Read More The Fabulous Thunderbirds – The Fabulous Thunderbirds