About Don Van Vliet
January 15, 1941 - December 17, 2010
|Place of Birth||:||Glendale, California, USA|
|Also Known As||:||Captain Beefheart, Bloodshot Rollin' Red|
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Don Van Vliet, born Don Glen Vliet, was an American singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and visual artist best known by the stage name Captain Beefheart. He conducted a rotating ensemble called the Magic Band, with whom he recorded 13 studio albums between 1964 and 1982.