The World of Captain Beefheart

The World of Captain Beefheart

featuring Nona Hendryx and Gary Lucas interpreting a selection of Beefheart favourites   Sun Zoom Spark My Head Is My Only House Unless It Rains SureRead More

Men & Volts play Captain Beefheart

Men & Volts play Captain Beefheart

A Giraffe is Listening to the Radio is a collection of Beefheart songs recorded in rehearsal and performance during 1979 and 1980. Side A Electricity MoonlightRead More

Cooks The Beef by Orange Claw Hammer

Cooks The Beef by Orange Claw Hammer

Takes on the music of Captain Beefheart Song List Hot Head I Love You, You Big Dummy Click Clack Ice Rose Ant Man Bee When IRead More

Steve
11 Jan
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Captain Beefheart’s Jukebox

Captain Beefheart’s Jukebox

The songs that inspired the man Song list: Slim Harpo – I’m A King Bee Lightnin Slim – My Starter Won’t Work Richard Berry – LouieRead More

Steve
15 Oct
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The Roots of Captain Beefheart

The Roots of Captain Beefheart

18 Mississippi Delta blues, free jazz and brooding swamp boogie songs which inspired the legendary artist   Song list: 1. Howlin’ Wolf – Smokestack Lightning 2.Read More

Steve
15 Oct
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Gimme Dat Harp Boy : Roots of the Captain

Gimme Dat Harp Boy : Roots of the Captain

A selection of tracks that helped mould the avant-garde sounds of Beefheart including some from The Man himself. Song list: 01. Intro [The Birth of CaptainRead More

Steve
15 Oct
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Meridian Arts Ensemble: Prime Meridian

Meridian Arts Ensemble: Prime Meridian

The Meridian Arts Ensemble is a classical brass quintet from the US (sort of Kronos Quartet for brass music). Channel Records CCS 8195 © 1995 (CD).  Read More

Steve
15 Oct
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Low Yo Yo Stuff (play by Ko van den Bosch)

Low Yo Yo Stuff (play by Ko van den Bosch)

Play written by Ko van den Bosch and staged by the Dutch theatre company NNT (Noord Nederlands Toneel). Performed: April 2010 – Theater de Machinefabriek, Groningen DecemberRead More

Steve
15 Oct
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Rosa Ensemble/Hans Dagelet – Selling Hoovers in Mojave

Rosa Ensemble/Hans Dagelet – Selling Hoovers in Mojave

  Released: 2005 Label: De Bonte Koe Records BKR003 Song list: 1. Frownland 2. A carrot is as close as a rabbit gets to a diamondRead More

Steve
15 Oct
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Messin’ with the Kid by Benjamin Horrendous

Messin’ with the Kid by Benjamin Horrendous

  Song list: 1. I’m Gonna Booglarise Ya, Baby 2. White Jam 3. Blabber ‘n Smoke 4. When It Blows Its Stacks 5. Alice in BlunderlandRead More

Pachuco Cadaver by The Jack and Jim Show

Pachuco Cadaver by The Jack and Jim Show

Eugene Chadbourne & Jimmy Carl Black perform versions of Captain Beefheart songs   Song list Buggie Boogie Woogie Willie The Pimp Drop-out Boogie Sure ’nuff ‘n’Read More

Neon Meate Dream Of A Octafish: A Tribute to…

Neon Meate Dream Of A Octafish: A Tribute to…

A various  artists tribute featuring covers of 20 Beefheart songs (19 to be exact, as one is Willie The Pimp; although I’m not sure about track 8!). Label: AnimalRead More

Mama Kangaroos: Philly Women Sing Captain Beefheart

Mama Kangaroos: Philly Women Sing Captain Beefheart

A various artists compilation featuring women artists from Philadelphia performing 20 Beefheart songs with imaginative arrangements. Label: Genus Records Released: 7th June 2005 Song list WhereRead More

Fast ‘n’ Bulbous tribute album – Various Artists

Fast ‘n’ Bulbous tribute album – Various Artists

Song list: The Dog Faced Hermans – Zig Zag Wanderer XTC – Ellaguru The Scientists – Clear Spot The Membranes – Ice Cream For Crow TheRead More

Robyn Hitchcock and The Imaginary Band – Clear Spot Live

Robyn Hitchcock and The Imaginary Band – Clear Spot Live

Robyn Hitchcock is a big Beefheart fan and has already covered some of Don’s songs. See his entry in our Covers section. For this tribute project he hasRead More

Lewis Taylor – Trout Mask Reborn

Unofficial cover art by Unkie Al Song list: Frownland The Dust Blows Forward And The Dust Blows Back Dachau Blues [spoken] Ella Guru Hair Pie (OrchestralRead More

Swedish Tribute Band: The Music of Captain Beefheart Live

Swedish Tribute Band: The Music of Captain Beefheart Live

Track list Grow Fins Nowadays woman’s gotta hit a man When it blows it stacks Sun zoom spark Tropical hot dog night Bat chain puller IceRead More

Pachuco Cadaver by Eugene Chadbourne & Jimmy Carl Black

Pachuco Cadaver by Eugene Chadbourne & Jimmy Carl Black

Many thanks to James Silberbauer for providing all this information Track list Buggie Boogie Woogie Willie The Pimp Drop-out Boogie Sure ’nuff ‘n’ Yes I DoRead More

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