From powerhouse belters to multi-octave vocalists with mind-boggling versatility, the best male rock singers have left their mark on music history.
Recorded in 1967, Captain Beefheart’s ‘Mirror Man’ sessions remained unreleased until April 1971, providing the missing link to ‘Trout Mask Replica’.
The third album, by Captain Beefheart, ‘Trout Mask Replica’, remains one of the most challenging listens of any era, and also his most beloved album.
Recorded in 1976, Captain Beefheart’s Bat Chain Puller marked a return to Trout Mask Replica territory, but remained unreleased until 22 February 2012.
Strictly Personal often gets overlooked, but it provides signposts to the Captain Beefheart classic, Trout Mask Replica.
reDiscover Safe As Milk, Captain Beefheart's blues-indebted debut, stuffed with flights of fancy and a disregard for conventional songwriting.
From folk-pop, psychedelia, country-rock, to hair metal and hip-hop, music has been integral to California’s cultural identity.
FM radio & pirate radio began experimenting with different kinds of music; shows dedicated to playing rock music and AOR. The revolution was in full swing.