Mick Ritchie
1. NAME:    Mick Ritchie

2. DATE OF BIRTH: Too old

3. OCCUPATION:  Sound Engineer

4. PLACE OF RESIDENCE: Holborn,London

5. WHAT YEAR DID YOU BECOME A FAN?: 1972
 

6.  BEEFHEART ALBUMS IN ORDER OF PREFERENCE:
 
SAFE AS MILK : ____________________   7
MIRROR MAN : _____________________4
STRICTLY PERSONAL :  _____________=9
TROUT MASK REPLICA :  ___________ _1
LICK MY DECALS OFF BABY :  ______ _8
SPOTLIGHT KID :__________________  _5
CLEAR SPOT :  ____________________    2
UNCONDITIONALLY GUARANTEED :   _
BLUE JEANS & MOONBEAMS :  ______
SHINY BEAST :   _ _________________   =9
DOC AT THE RADAR STATION :   _____3
ICE CREAM FOR CROW : ___________  6
7. TOP 10 OTHER ACTS:
1.Roland Kirk
2.Can
3.PJ Harvey
4.Nick Drake
5.AMM
.John Cage
.Derek Bailey
8.Borbetomagus
9.Grateful Dead
10.The Fall


8. NUMBER OF ALBUMS  OWNED: 1000+

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

Big Eyed Beans on john Peel Show  the day he recieveed Clear Spot - I went out and bought Mirror Man the following week in a co-op sale
 

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

2 Bristol and Birmingham 1980
 

11. ART SHOWS VISITED:

Brighton
 

12. ANY CONTACT WITH DON?:

No
 

13. MUSICAL ABILITY / TRAINING: .

Professional Bassist, song writing guitarist turned sound engineer 8 years ago - studio in brixton london if anyone ever needs
 

14. ANY OTHER INFO YOU WISH TO ADD?
 

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