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

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