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The Artist Formerly Known as Captain Beefheart (Dir. Elaine Shepherd, BB2)

Caroline Boucher, The Observer, 17 August 1997

WE AT the Observer can boast a couple of ancient links with Captain Beefheart, subject of tonight's Rock Cults programme, The Artist Formerly Known as Captain Beefheart (BBC2, 11.15pm): Tom Hibbert's band, the Angry Crabbers, played support to Captain Beefheart in a San Francisco club in 1981.

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