Mike Foye
. NAME:      Mike Foye

2. DATE OF BIRTH:        01/06/71

3. OCCUPATION:          I work in an office.

4. PLACE OF RESIDENCE:           Surrey, England.

5. WHAT YEAR DID YOU BECOME A FAN?:      1992
 

6.  BEEFHEART ALBUMS IN ORDER OF PREFERENCE:
 
 
SAFE AS MILK : __________________    _=4
MIRROR MAN : _____________________=5
STRICTLY PERSONAL :  _____________ =5
TROUT MASK REPLICA :  ____________=3
LICK MY DECALS OFF BABY :  _______
SPOTLIGHT KID :___________________ =2
CLEAR SPOT :  ____________________     1
UNCONDITIONALLY GUARANTEED :   10
BLUE JEANS & MOONBEAMS :  ______10
SHINY BEAST :   _ ________________      =2
DOC AT THE RADAR STATION :   ____=3
ICE CREAM FOR CROW : ___________=4
7. TOP 10 OTHER ACTS:
 
1. The Beatles
2. Zappa
3. Prince
4. Joni Mitchell
5. Parliament/Funkadelic
6. Red Hot Chili Peppers
7. Beck
8. Cardiacs
9. Thomas Dolby
10. AC/DC
8. NUMBER OF ALBUMS  OWNED: 12

9. HOW DID YOU FIRST DISCOVER CAPTAIN BEEFHEART & THE MAGIC BAND,
AND WAS THERE A PARTICULAR SONG THAT MADE YOU SEE THE LIGHT?:
Zappa connection, mebtioned in Chili pepper interviews too. No one track.

10. NUMBER OF BEEFHEART  GIGS SEEN,  AND WHICH YEARS:
I saw the Magic Band only, London, 2003.

11. ART SHOWS VISITED:  None.

12. ANY CONTACT WITH DON?:   No.

13. MUSICAL ABILITY / TRAINING:
Electric Bass guitar, self taught.

14. ANY OTHER INFO YOU WISH TO ADD?
Beefheart CDs and vinyl albums were always hard to find when I first got interested and now I find myself
bemused when I see shelves full of Beefheart at stores such as HMV.  What happened?
 

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