Richard g
Richard joined the fireparty after the census was conducted in April 1999.
           These answers have therefore not been taken into account in the results analysis.

6. BEEFHEART ALBUMS IN ORDER OF PREFERENCE:
Well, to tell the truth, i've only got one, and that's Trout Mask
Replica. i promise to rectify this soon!
7. TOP 10 OTHER ACTS:
8. NUMBER OF ALBUMS OWNED:            approx. 700 give or take

9. HOW DID YOU FIRST DISCOVER CAPTAIN BEEFHEART & THE MAGIC BAND,
AND WAS  THERE A PARTICULAR SONG THAT MADE YOU SEE THE LIGHT?:
i was 'turned on' by a friend with a copy he had borrowed from a library in Amsterdam!
i had never heard of the Captain before, butsomehow knew he existed.
the song that hooked me was 'meate dream of a octafish' because i could never had thought of such a thing.
i just loved the attitude and perspective that the captain gives. i had also been smoking....

10. NUMBER OF BEEFHEART GIGS SEEN, AND WHICH YEARS:     none i'm afraid.

11. ART SHOWS VISITED:
i saw the Rubens and Brett Whitely exhibition, but none by the Captain there.

12. ANY CONTACT WITH DON?:    only in my dreams

13. MUSICAL ABILITY / TRAINING:
no training, but i play bass, guitar acoustic, electric and slide),
and just about anything else i can get my hands on!

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