2. DATE OF BIRTH: August, 16, 1967
Uf-f... Little - audio/video engineer (by education), little - video-operator (camera-man?). About 7-8 years I worked by loader (docker?) (delivered the furniture) - circumstances... I chanched many different occupation. Also I have diplom of TV- & cinema-director. But now (2002) I worked by loader again. Also I'm little - "journalist" (I wrote the article about Beef) and "web-master" (made site on the same theme for Russian langugage).
4. PLACE OF RESIDENCE: St.Petersburg, Russia
5. WHAT YEAR DID YOU BECOME A FAN?: Firstly - 1992, and later - 1998/99 - absolutely.
8. NUMBER OF ALBUMS OWNED:
I don't know exactly - about 150-200 CDs, about 100 LPs and many many tapes.
9. HOW DID YOU FIRST DISCOVER CAPTAIN BEEFHEART & THE MAGIC
AND WAS THERE A PARTICULAR SONG THAT MADE YOU SEE THE LIGHT?:
'China Pig' - in 1992. Later (fall 90ths) by order: 'Low Yo Yo Stuff', 'Sugar 'n' Spike', 'Love Lies', 'Making Love To a Vampire...', 'Mirror Man', 'I Love You, You Big Dummy', 'Trust Us'...
10. NUMBER OF BEEFHEART GIGS SEEN, AND WHICH YEARS:
Beefheart never been in Russia/SU, and I never been in America and West Europe...
11. ART SHOWS VISITED: Same (10.).
12. ANY CONTACT WITH DON?: Same (10.).
13. MUSICAL ABILITY / TRAINING:
Very very little - guitar (but my dauter plays violin very well).
14. ANY OTHER INFO YOU WISH TO ADD?
I like to read: Dostoevsky, Chehov, Nitzsche, Kafka, Andrey Platonov (russian writer of 20th century), Selin, Brecht,
Gabriel Garsia Markes, Ch.Bukowski, Kurt Vonnegut, Fransua Villon, William Blake, Vladimir Mayakovsky... I just like to read.
I like cinema: Andrey Tarkovsky (number one), PP Pasolini, Fellini, Alexey German (russian), Wim Wenders, Bob Foss ("Lenny"!), Emir Kusturica, Lars von Trier, Jim Jarmush...
I'm not specialist in painting, but I like pictures of Bosch, Breigel,Van Gog, Matiss, Pavel Filonov...Van Vliet?
I like vodka, beer, red dry vine, strong cigarettes, football, ski, orientiring (such sport), to sail in the kayak... and something also.
My site - "ROAStBEEF"