Captain Beefheart Lyrics

Genre: Rock

Captain Beefheart Lyrics - by Popularity

1 China Pig
2 The Host The Ghost The Most Holy-O
3 The Dust Blows Forward 'n The Dust Blows Back
4 The Witch Doctor Life
5 Pena
6 Dachau Blues
7 Sweet Sweet Bulbs
8 The Blimp
9 Skeleton Makes Good
10 The Thousandth And Tenth Day Of The Human Totem Pole
11 Bluejeans And Moonbeams
12 Fallin' Ditch
13 Moonlight On Vermont
14 Wild Life
15 Neon Meate Dream Of An Octafish
16 Doc At The Radar Station
17 Mirror Man
18 Spoken Between Tracks
19 Bills Corpse
20 81 Poop Hatch
21 Ice Cream For Crow
22 Veteran's Day Poppy
23 Ink Mathematics
24 The Past Sure Is Tense
25 Ella Guru
26 My Human Gets Me Blues
27 Orange Claw Hammer
28 Pachuco Cadaver
29 Grow Fins
30 She's Too Much For My Mirror
31 Sugar 'N Spikes
32 Hobo Chang Ba
33 Safe As Milk
34 Big Eyed Beans From Venus
35 Dali's Car
36 Flavor Bud Living
37 Click Clack
38 Harry Irene
39 Ant Man Bee
40 Kandy Korn
41 Golden Birdies
42 Bat Chain Puller
43 Steal Softly Thru Snow
44 Grown So Ugly
45 Seam Crooked Sam
46 Abba Zaba
47 Brick Bats
48 Yellow Brick Road
49 Floppy Boot Stomp
50 Neon Meate Dream Of A Octafish
51 Chariot (Ah Carrot Is As Close As Ah Rabbit Gets To Ah Diamond)
52 Space-Age Couple
53 Owed T' Alex
54 Frownland
55 Semi-Multicoloured Caucasian
56 Odd Jobs
57 Well
58 Hey Garland, I Dig Your Tweed Coat
59 Human Totem Pole (The 1000th And 10th Day Of The Human Totem Pole)
60 When Big Joan Sets Up
61 Evening Bell
62 Apes-Ma
63 Cardboard Cutout Sundown
64 Bat Chain Puller (Alternate Mix)
65 Her Eyes Are A Blue Million Miles
66 Light Reflected Off The Oceans Of The Moon
67 Candle Mambo
68 Old Fart At Play
69 Hair Pie: Bake 1
70 Hobo-Ism
71 Hair Pie: Bake 2
72 Sånt är Livet
73 I'm Gonna Booglarise You Baby

Captain Beefheart Bio

Don Van Vliet (born Don Glen Vliet on January 15, 1941) is an American musician and painter, best known by the pseudonym Captain Beefheart. His musical work was mainly conducted with a rotating assembly of musicians called The Magic Band, which was active between the mid-1960s and the early 1980s. Van Vliet was chiefly a singer and harmonica player, occasionally playing saxophone and keyboards. His compositions are characterized by their odd mixtures of shifting time signatures and by their surreal lyrics, while Van Vliet himself is noted for his dictatorial approach to his musicians and for his enigmatic relationship with the public.

The Magic Band's output is rooted in blues and rock music, but its best-known work draws on more disparate influences. 1969's Trout Mask Replica takes cues from free jazz, psychedelia, and contemporary experimental composition. With its follow-up albums the group turned to more conventional rock music, but they were frustrated by a lack of commercial success and disbanded in 1974. Towards the end of the decade Van Vliet formed a new Magic Band with a group of younger musicians and produced three albums that revisited the eccentricities of his earlier work. Van Vliet's music attracted a devoted following and his influence on fellow musicians, particularly those of the punk and New Wave movements, has been described as "incalculable.

Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Captain_Beefheart