History and Etymology for verse Noun Middle English vers, fersin part borrowed from Anglo-French vers, verse in part going back to Old English fersboth borrowed from Latin versus "furrow, measure of land, row, line, line of writing, line of metrical writing," action noun derived from vertere "to cause to turn, rotate," — more at worth entry 1 Verb Middle English versenin part verbal derivative of vers, fers verse entry 1 in part going back to Old English fersian "to versify," verbal derivative of fers verse entry 1.
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I still work as a musician, but as a producer I try to instil a lot of this concept into people. They're often doubtful about it but they come around. When it came to playing the stuff live, We weren't really encouraged to improvise. It ended up being always different anyway, because Don was always the wildcard.
He would always do it different and it was up to us, most of the time, not to try to stay with him. He never really gave anybody much credit, although later on in life he seemed to mellow out and like things more and comment about it.
Then when I said it, Don got uptight. I know that he loved Howlin' Wolf, but he would tell me that his favourite singer was Jimmy Durante — The Schnoz — who did comedy songs.
Don would be like, 'Jimmy Durante is the best, that's where I get my inspiration from. One of my biggest regrets was at one of the first shows I was going to play with Don up in the Bay Area, inand Rahsaan was supposed to come to the show and was going to sit in. But it didn't happen, I think he was sick. He did die very young. He must have been near the end then.
After DocBeefheart would make one more album before announcing his retirement from music and his intention to concentrate on painting full time. The album Cowboys Again - Various - Critical Rhythm Singular: Three (CD) as well received as its predecessor.
According to Lucas, Virgin would have happily backed another record, but Van Vliet's interests now laid elsewhere. He had been discovered as a prodigy sculptor as a child and had been painting for much of his adult life — unsurprising, since his music was so painterly in its touch.
Lucas recalls: "It was very disappointing for me. I went out with him one last time to help organise the extant painting and drawings that he had in his attic. Making notes, cataloguing pieces, sizes etc. I said to him, 'You know, Virgin would roll another record. If you know his art, basically a lot of it centres on beautiful renditions of animals. He was very ecologically minded, before it became fashionable. It's only for me to guess but maybe he was starting to feel the effects of his illness.
As far as I knew, that wasn't yet diagnosed. There wasn't an alternative scene yet and he kind of suffered for it. I think [as] time goes on, his influence is almost less obvious because it's been so long that I think people now are being influenced by people who were influenced by Don. So they're getting it the next time around. So I might be everybody's second choice, Cowboys Again - Various - Critical Rhythm Singular: Three (CD), but I was on everybody's list.
And the other people were only on two lists or whatever, so I would get the gigs. And I'll always be grateful for that. Gary Lucas has been regularly performing live streaming concerts from his living room during lockdown, including tributes to Captain Beefheart.
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