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

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