JESSICA LAUREN


 1. NAME:                                      JESSICA LAUREN

 2. DATE OF BIRTH:                    24 JULY

3. OCCUPATION:                       MUSICIAN

 4. PLACE OF RESIDENCE:        LONDON UK

 5. WHAT YEAR DID YOU BECOME A FAN?:        1968/69
 


6.  BEEFHEART ALBUMS IN ORDER OF PREFERENCE:

 SAFE AS MILK : ____________________               6
 MIRROR MAN : _____________________            8
 STRICTLY PERSONAL :  _____________             5
 TROUT MASK REPLICA :  ____________            1
 LICK MY DECALS OFF BABY :  _______             3
 SPOTLIGHT KID :___________________              4
 CLEAR SPOT :  ____________________                2
 UNCONDITIONALLY GUARANTEED :   _          NO!
 BLUE JEANS & MOONBEAMS :  ______             NO!
 SHINY BEAST :   _ _________________                7
 DOC AT THE RADAR STATION :   _____           9
 ICE CREAM FOR CROW : ___________              10
 7. TOP 10 OTHER ACTS:
 
 1.   MUDDY WATERS
 2.   ISLEY BROS
 3.   BILLY PRESTON
 4.   RAY CHARLES
 5.   ARETHA FRANKLIN
 6.   JAMES BROWN
 7.   FELA ANIKULAPO KUTI
 8.   THE BEATLES
 9..   MAVIS STAPLES/STAPLES SINGERS
  10. BILLIE HOLIDAY

AND A HUNDRED MORE!!!


 8. NUMBER OF ALBUMS  OWNED:        1,000ish? (VINYL & CDs)

 9. HOW DID YOU FIRST DISCOVER CAPTAIN BEEFHEART & THE MAGIC  BAND,
AND WAS THERE A PARTICULAR SONG THAT MADE YOU SEE THE LIGHT?:

MY SCHOOL FRIEND PAT RUSK (HIS BIG BROTHER NED WAS A FAN): AT THE TIME
IT WOULD HAVE BEEN 'GIMME DAT HARP BOY' AND 'OLD FART AT PLAY'

 10. NUMBER OF BEEFHEART  GIGS SEEN,  AND WHICH YEARS:

THREE - ALBERT HALL, KNEBWORTH, VENUE (NOT GOOD WITH YEARS)

 11. ART SHOWS VISITED:      NONE

 12. ANY CONTACT WITH DON?:    NO

 13. MUSICAL ABILITY / TRAINING:     GRADE 1 VIOLIN

 14. ANY OTHER INFO YOU WISH TO ADD?

I'M A PIANO AND KEYBOARD PLAYER, AND A COLLECTOR OF OLD ANALOG
KEYBOARDS AND EFFECTS
I'M ALSO LEARNING TO SURF
 
 

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