Usually, pharmacist the unauthorized “under review” kinds of cheapo documentaries that seem to clog video store shelves are kinda lame, but the recent British one on the Captain is by far the most thought-out and comprehensive I’ve yet seen. I highly recommend checking it out. It’s a two-hour affair, featuring interviews with most of the major Magic Band players, plus a ton of rare live footage.
Captain Beefheart and the Magic Band – Rarities, 1969-1980 (ZIP file)
Captain Beefheart and the Magic Band – Railroadism: Live In The USA, 1972-81 (ZIP file)
Captain Beefheart and the Magic Band – Dichotomy: Rarities, Outtakes and Demos From The ’60s and ’70s (ZIP file)