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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 Spoken Between Tracks
17 Bills Corpse
18 81 Poop Hatch
19 Ice Cream For Crow
20 Veteran's Day Poppy
21 Ink Mathematics
22 The Past Sure Is Tense
23 Doc At The Radar Station
24 Mirror Man
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 Harry Irene
36 Ant Man Bee
37 Kandy Korn
38 Bat Chain Puller
39 Steal Softly Thru Snow
40 Golden Birdies
41 Seam Crooked Sam
42 Grown So Ugly
43 Brick Bats
44 Abba Zaba
45 Floppy Boot Stomp
46 Yellow Brick Road
47 Chariot (Ah Carrot Is As Close As Ah Rabbit Gets To Ah Diamond)
48 Neon Meate Dream Of A Octafish
49 Owed T' Alex
50 Frownland
51 Space-Age Couple
52 Odd Jobs
53 Well
54 Semi-Multicoloured Caucasian
55 Hey Garland, I Dig Your Tweed Coat
56 Human Totem Pole (The 1000th And 10th Day Of The Human Totem Pole)
57 When Big Joan Sets Up
58 Evening Bell
59 Apes-Ma
60 Cardboard Cutout Sundown
61 Bat Chain Puller (Alternate Mix)
62 Her Eyes Are A Blue Million Miles
63 Light Reflected Off The Oceans Of The Moon
64 Candle Mambo
65 Old Fart At Play
66 Hair Pie: Bake 1
67 Hobo-Ism
68 Hair Pie: Bake 2
69 Sånt är Livet
70 I'm Gonna Booglarise You Baby
71 Dali's Car
72 Flavor Bud Living
73 Click Clack

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