Richard Morgan

1. NAME: Richard Morgan

2. DATE OF BIRTH: September 3rd 1983

3. OCCUPATION: Student (Media, French and Business)

4. PLACE OF RESIDENCE: Ledbury, Herefordshire or Manchester during term time.

5. WHAT YEAR DID YOU BECOME A FAN?: First as a joke in 1987, then for real in 2002.
 

6.  BEEFHEART ALBUMS IN ORDER OF PREFERENCE:
 
SAFE AS MILK :   _________________  4
MIRROR MAN :   __________________9
STRICTLY PERSONAL :     __________10
TROUT MASK REPLICA :     _________3
LICK MY DECALS OFF BABY :    _____6
SPOTLIGHT KID :   ________________  8
CLEAR SPOT :     __________________ _2
UNCONDITIONALLY GUARANTEED :12
BLUEJEANS & MOONBEAMS :    ____11
SHINY BEAST :    _________________    1
DOC AT THE RADAR STATION :    ___5
ICE CREAM FOR CROW :__________  7

 
7. TOP 10 OTHER ACTS:
In no order, and it changes frequently:
Brakes,
Biffy
Clyro,
At The Drive-In,
Idlewild,
Chuck Berry,
AC/DC,
Hundred Reasons,
Jetplane Landing,
747s,
and many more...


8. NUMBER OF ALBUMS  OWNED: 600ish.

9. HOW DID YOU FIRST DISCOVER CAPTAIN BEEFHEART & THE MAGIC BAND,
AND WAS THERE A PARTICULAR SONG THAT MADE YOU SEE THE LIGHT?:
Dad used to play the Captain to me and my brothers when I was 4 or 5ish.  We thought it was hilarious.  I saw and bought Trout Mask Replica when I was 18, just to see if it was how I remembered it.  It was, and Pachuco Cadaver has been in my head ever since.

10. NUMBER OF BEEFHEART  GIGS SEEN, AND WHICH YEARS:
I was born in 1983, so none.

11. ART SHOWS VISITED:
None yet - Cologne Werner Gallery soon, hopefully.

12. ANY CONTACT WITH DON?:
None.

13. MUSICAL ABILITY / TRAINING:
I play guitar and bass to a fair standard.

14. ANY OTHER INFO YOU WISH TO ADD?
Not yet.  Er, I'll get back to you when I think of something.


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