Matt LeGroulx
1. NAME: Matt LeGroulx

2. DATE OF BIRTH: 1982

3. OCCUPATION:  drug store floor clerk

4. PLACE OF RESIDENCE:  Montreal, Quebec

5. WHAT YEAR DID YOU BECOME A FAN?:  2003?
 
 

6.  BEEFHEART ALBUMS IN ORDER OF PREFERENCE:
 
SAFE AS MILK :   ___________________4
MIRROR MAN :   __________________10
STRICTLY PERSONAL :     ___________7
TROUT MASK REPLICA :     _________ 2
LICK MY DECALS OFF BABY :    ____ _1
SPOTLIGHT KID :   _________________ 8
CLEAR SPOT :     ____________________9
UNCONDITIONALLY GUARANTEED :11
BLUEJEANS & MOONBEAMS :    ____12
SHINY BEAST :    ___________________6
DOC AT THE RADAR STATION :    ___3
ICE CREAM FOR CROW :___________5

 
7. TOP 10 OTHER ACTS:
In no particular order -
Thelonious Monk,
Charles Ives,
Igor Stravinsky,
Deerhoof,
Dizzy Gillespie,
Albert Ayler,
Frank Zappa,
Dave Holland,
Devo,
The Bad Plus,
I'm sure i'm forgetting tons.


8. NUMBER OF ALBUMS  OWNED:
Beefheart albums?  13 (a&m sessions)  Total albums?  I estimate about 900.

9. HOW DID YOU FIRST DISCOVER CAPTAIN BEEFHEART & THE MAGIC BAND,
AND WAS THERE A PARTICULAR SONG THAT MADE YOU SEE THE LIGHT?:
 I discovered it through reading about Frank Zappa.  They had me from the beginning of Frownland.

10. NUMBER OF BEEFHEART  GIGS SEEN, AND WHICH YEARS:  0

11. ART SHOWS VISITED:  0

12. ANY CONTACT WITH DON?:  Nope.

13. MUSICAL ABILITY / TRAINING:
Been playing guitar for10 years, bass for 9, drums for 7 off and on, piano for 5 off and on.  I haven't been to school for music.  My high-school music class was terrible and I was discouraged from composing.

14. ANY OTHER INFO YOU WISH TO ADD?  If anyone has any questions, go 'head!
 

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