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Trout mask replica

Kevin Courrier

Trout mask replica

by Kevin Courrier

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Continuum in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Captain Beefheart,
  • Rock music -- 1961-1970 -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Kevin Courrier.
    Series33 1/3
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML420.C2535 C68 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17568233M
    ISBN 100826427812
    ISBN 109780826427816
    LC Control Number2007002716

      And even though many of your favorite artists will be quick to cite him as an influence, and usually point to Trout Mask Replica as the starting point (indeed it was for me), there are some who are still unable to make the plunge. Mind you, among the artists who consider Beefheart an influence include (but are not limited to): Tom Waits, Jack. Trout Mask Replica is a hybrid of poetic declarations inspired by both Walt Whitman and the beat poets, the field hollers of the Delta Blues, the urban blues of Howlin' Wolf, the gospel blues of Blind Willie Johnson, and the free jazz of Ornette Coleman/5(26).

    In the spring of , the inauspicious release of Captain Beefheart and the Magic Band's "Trout Mask Replica", a double-album featuring 28 stream-of-consciousness songs filled with abstract rhythms This book examines how Beefheart's opus is informed by a variety of diverse sources.   Though actually listening to "Trout Mask Replica" isn't a prerequisite for reading the 33 1/3 installment, it's difficult to imagine deriving a lot from the book /5(27).

    Don stated that "Old Fart At Play", "Odd Jobs" and "Hey Garland I Dig Your Tweed Coat" are all based on passages from a poetry book he wrote in the Trout Mask Replica period named "Old Fart At Play". He made an unsuccessful attempt to get the book released in the early 70s, and thereafter decided to use some of the poems as song lyrics.   Let's celebrate by taking a look at his record, Trout Mask Replica, widely regarded as a masterpiece of modern sound art. And here's a bonus track. Imagine seeing this ad on late night.


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The book chronicles Don's history leading up to 'Trout Mask Replica', his history with Frank Zappa and other music that was happening at the time (Free Jazz etc). It's not until pages into the book that he actually writes about the album and when he does it's a fairly formulaic track by track with little [Review taken from my Amazon review /5.

Trout Mask Replica is the third studio album by American rock band Captain Beefheart and his Magic Band, released as a double album on Jby Straight ing elements of R&B, garage rock, and blues with free jazz, avant-garde approaches, and other genres of American music, the album is regarded as an important work of experimental music and art : Experimental rock, art rock, avant-garde.

In the spring ofthe inauspicious release of Captain Beefheart and the Magic Band's Trout Mask Replica, a double-album featuring 28 stream-of-consciousness songs filled with abstract rhythms and guttural bellows, dramatically altered the pop landscape.

Yet even if the album did cast its radical vision over the future of music, much of the record's artistic strength is actually drawn 4/4(16). Captain Beefheart's Trout Mask Replica (33 1/3 Book 44) - Kindle edition by Courrier, Kevin.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Captain Beefheart's Trout Mask Replica (33 1/3 Book 44)/5(29).

The thrill of Trout Mask Trout mask replica book also lies in the boggling assemblage of stylistic and thematic strands. There are shards of rock and blues in the band’s deconstructed grooves; free jazz in.

It's that the music (if not the poetry) on his finest albums--Shiny Beast (Bat Chain Puller) (), Lick My Decals Off, Baby (), and Doc at the Radar Station (), with the insufficiently fluent Trout Mask Replica () a distinct fifth behind Ice Cream for Crow ()--is.

The myth of Trout Mask Replica‘s creation, largely sold by Van Vliet in the press at the time (including a cover story in Rolling Stone), has long been superseded by the darker truth of. If I could have my way, the book would concentrate heavily on the making of Trout Mask Replica. TMR is the real mystery in the career of Captain Beefheart and the Magic Band.

I mean, given TMR, most of the subsequent albums make sense; but none of the music before TMR even hinted at Trout Mask Replica. An insider’s story. Published by SAF Publishing Ltd ISBN 0 21 7 Price £ pages 16 photographs. Synopsis from the back cover: Bill Harkleroad joined Captain Beefheart’s Magic Band at a time when they were changing from a straight ahead blues band into something completely different.

Trout Mask Replica is Captain Beefheart's masterpiece, a fascinating, stunningly imaginative work that still sounds like little else in the rock & roll canon.

Given total creative control by producer and friend Frank Zappa, Beefheart and his Magic Band rehearsed the material for this song double album for over a year, wedding minimalistic R&B, blues, and garage rock to free jazz and avant Price: $   Buy Captain Beefheart's Trout Mask Replica First Edition by Kevin Courrier (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(27). After Strictly Personal (), a more "acid" album that was ruined by the producer, Van Vliet composed what is arguably rock music's main contribution to the history of music, Trout Mask Replica ().

This masterpiece, that straddles the border between blues, jazz, rock and classical music, is a post-Cage-an study on tonality. Trout Mask stretched, expanded and defied the rules of the genre previously set in place and somehow still breaks them today.

With a runtime of 79 minutes and 28 tracks, this sprawling double album is a non-stop odyssey into the abstract and the angular.

The creative mind behind Trout Mask Replica was Captain Beefhardt himself, AKA Don Van. This is the book to begin with if you want to find out anything about Don Van Vliet / Captain Beefheart, and it's also the place where you end. Barnes' well-researched and illuminating portrait of the man behind the trout mask is always engaging, fun, and informative, and offers new ways into what can appear to be a considerably dense and /5.

Trout Mask Replica is a hybrid of poetic declarations inspired by both Walt Whitman and the beat poets, the field hollers of the Delta Blues, the urban blues of Howlin' Wolf, the gospel blues of Blind Willie Johnson, and the free jazz of Ornette Coleman.

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Marker would later lay down two uncredited bass tracks for Trout Mask Replica before being replaced by Mark Boston. French worked on five more Beefheart albums, while Snouffer worked with Beefheart on and off on three more albums.

Bill Harkleroad joined the Magic Band as guitarist for Trout Mask Replica and stayed with Beefheart through May This book examines how Beefheart's incomparable opus, an album that divided (rather than) united a pop audience, is informed by a variety of diverse sources. Trout Mask Replica is a hybrid of poetic declarations inspired by both Walt Whitman and the beat poets, the field hollers of the Delta Blues, the urban blues of Howlin' Wolf, the gospel /5(3).

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$ shipping. Style: Blues Rock CAPTAIN BEEFHEART Grow Fins Vol.2 II 2 lp +large book gatefold double rarit. $   The compositions on Trout Mask Replica draw their inspiration primarily from blues and free jazz but also include elements of genres ranging from folk music to the current avant-garde of classical music to sea shanties and beyond.

Van Vliet's vocals range from growling blues singing to frenzied falsetto to laconic, casual ramblings. Trout Mask Replica () This double set is easily most Beefheart’s famous album and probably his best—an astonishing, influential onslaught of avant-garde blues that still reveals fresh.Captain Beefheart's Trout Mask Replica - Ebook written by Kevin Courrier.

Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Captain Beefheart's Trout Mask Replica.5/5(1).This book illustrates how Trout Mask Replica was not so much an arcane specimen of the avant-garde, but rather a defiantly original declaration of the American imagination.

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