Captain Beefheart and The Magic Band – Live in Huntington Beach 1978 (Easy Teeth Bootleg) – Part 1

September 20, 2011

Captain Beefheart and The Magic Band Easy Teeth Bootleg Golden Bear, Huntington Beach, CA February 18, 1978 Part 1: Hair Pie: Bake 3 (mistitled as Flavor Bud Living) Suction Prints (unlisted) Electricity Part 2: Click Clack A Carrot Is As Close As A Rabbit Gets To A Diamond Floppy Boot Stomp Part 3: Bat Chain Puller Nowadays A Woman’s Gotta Hit A Man Crazy Little Thing Part 4: When I See Mommy I Feel Like A Mummy Owed T’Alex I Love You, You Big Dummy (poem reading by Don Van Vliet) Low Yo Yo Stuff Part 5: Pachuco Cadaver Abba Zaba Grow Fins Part 6: Dali’s Car China Pig “Denny Walley on guitar” Part 7: Sure ‘Nuff ‘N Yes I Do Sun Zoom Spark When You Smile (vocals: Paul ‘Easy Teeth’ Young) Big Eyed Beans From Venus Golden Birdies Whitney Quinn: One time (late ’70’s?) I got a chance to meet him backstage at the Golden Bear in Huntington Beach, California, and Don and I spent about two hours in a wonderful one-on-one conversation, where we talked about everything BUT music. Being a professional musician myself, I’m not usually an awe-struck fan, but, punk kid that I was, I asked Don if he might autograph an LP for me. He said sure, so I went back to my car, came back with an armful and said, “Which one?” His eyes lit up, and Don signed every one, inscribed, “To Whitney – love over gold. Love, Don” and the date. The things I remember most about seeing him and his band were the consistently tight ensemble playing, the roaringly powerful performances by Don himself, his gentle
Video Rating: 5 / 5

Previous post:

Next post: