An Unusual Masterpiece: Captain Beefheart’s ‘Trout Mask Replica’

“A squid eating dough in a polyethylene bag Is fast and bulbous, got me?” -Captain Beefheart, “Pachuco Cadaver” Captain Beefheart’s acclaimed 1969 double album Trout Mask Replica isn’t as good as some might think. Regardless of it being ahead of its time and purposely pushing the limits of traditional music, the album is mostly unlistenable … More An Unusual Masterpiece: Captain Beefheart’s ‘Trout Mask Replica’

Golden Earring’s ‘Moontan’ was a Central Point in Their Career

Golden Earring went from a corduroy wearing progressive band to a spandex-wearing mainstream hard rock band in a period of one year. … More Golden Earring’s ‘Moontan’ was a Central Point in Their Career