Don Van Vliet (aka Captain Beefheart), 1941-2010

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bsr7YQj4b00

“When it comes to capturing the feeling of archaic, Delta-style blues, he is the only white performer who really gets it right.” -Robert Palmer, NYT

“I don’t like getting out when I could be painting. And when I’m painting, I don’t want anybody else around.”

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