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 Dachau Blues
6 Sweet Sweet Bulbs
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 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 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 Grown So Ugly
36 Seam Crooked Sam
37 Abba Zaba
38 Brick Bats
39 Yellow Brick Road
40 Floppy Boot Stomp
41 Neon Meate Dream Of A Octafish
42 Chariot (Ah Carrot Is As Close As Ah Rabbit Gets To Ah Diamond)
43 Frownland
44 Space-Age Couple
45 Owed T' Alex
46 Well
47 Semi-Multicoloured Caucasian
48 Odd Jobs
49 When Big Joan Sets Up
50 Hey Garland, I Dig Your Tweed Coat
51 Human Totem Pole (The 1000th And 10th Day Of The Human Totem Pole)
52 Evening Bell
53 Apes-Ma
54 Her Eyes Are A Blue Million Miles
55 Cardboard Cutout Sundown
56 Bat Chain Puller (Alternate Mix)
57 Old Fart At Play
58 Light Reflected Off The Oceans Of The Moon
59 Candle Mambo
60 Hair Pie: Bake 1
61 Hobo-Ism
62 I'm Gonna Booglarise You Baby
63 Hair Pie: Bake 2
64 Sånt är Livet
65 Dali's Car
66 Click Clack
67 Flavor Bud Living
68 Ant Man Bee
69 Kandy Korn
70 Harry Irene
71 Steal Softly Thru Snow
72 Golden Birdies
73 Bat Chain Puller

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