Captain Beefheart Dies at 69

Rolling Stone and Entertainment Weekly report that multi-instrumental musical legend Captain Beefheart (real name: Don Van Vliet) has died at the age of 69 due to “complications from multiple sclerosis at a hospital in Northern California.”

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