BREAKING NEWS!
1 february 2018

i will spare you the details, but after a year of hopelessly suffering my quickly degenerating web host i have decided to discontinue our collaboration - and spread the word: freewebs sucks!

which means that with immediate effect captain beefheart electricity will be flashing on at the new address
beefheart.xyz
see you there, you're welcome...

captain beefheart electricity

CAPTAIN'S COVERS
cover versions



COVER VERSIONS
bake 2 part 4

shiny beast (bat chain puller) - other

the legendary a&m sessions - safe as milk - mirror man - strictly personal - trout mask replica - lick my decals off, baby - the spotlight kid - clear spot - unconditionally guaranteed - bluejeans and moonbeams - shiny beast - doc at the radar station - ice cream for crow - other



SHINY BEAST (BAT CHAIN PULLER)
(1978)

THE FLOPPY BOOT STOMP * discontinued stand sweden 1995 * the magic band #2 usa 2003

TROPICAL HOT DOG NIGHT * coati mundi germany? 1983 * the barely works england 1990 * discontinued stand sweden 1995 * the fourfathers england 1999 * fast 'n' bulbous usa 2005 * the world of captain beefheart usa 2017

ICE ROSE * meridian arts ensemble usa 1993 * alvin youngblood hart usa 1997 * the fourfathers england 1999 * fast 'n' bulbous usa 2009 * orange claw hammer scotland 2016

HARRY IRENE * good and gone [country unknown] 1988 * discontinued stand sweden 1995 * 'tropical hot dog band' holland 1999 * flywheel australia 2002 * tom barman & guy van nueten belgium 2002 * doctor dark usa 2006

YOU KNOW YOU'RE A MAN * fast 'n' bulbous usa 2009

BAT CHAIN PULLER * discontinued stand sweden 1995 * the fourfathers england 1999 * doctor dark usa 2003 * rosa ensemble & hans dagelet holland 2004

WHEN I SEE MOMMY I FEEL LIKE A MUMMY * meridian arts ensemble usa 1994 * fast 'n' bulbous usa 2005 * tintinabulus usa 2005 * orange claw hammer scotland 2016

OWED T' ALEX * blue aeroplanes england 1983 * slub australia 1987 * the paul green school of rock music & denny walley usa 2008 * the magic band #5 usa 2009 * men & volts usa 2017

CANDLE MAMBO * amy lavere usa 2011

LOVE LIES * palinckx holland 1996 * susheela raman england 2007 * holly cole canada 2012 * the and holland 2014

SUCTION PRINTS * gary lucas usa 1988 * meridian arts ensemble usa 1993 * ex orkest holland 2002 * fast 'n' bulbous usa 2005 * the magic band #5 usa 2009 * the muffin men england 2011 * the muffin men & denny walley england 2013 * the world of captain beefheart usa 2017

APES-MA * dez cadena usa 1988 * meridian arts ensemble usa 1994 * ortho usa 2002 * radio eris usa 2002 * rosa ensemble & hans dagelet holland 2004

captain beefheart - cover versions -  coati mundi 'oh! that love decision'  back sleeve
'two flamingos in a fruit fight...' back cover coati mundi 12"

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DOC AT THE RADAR STATION
(1980)

ASHTRAY HEART * jean chaine usa 1995 * the white stripes usa 2000 * beware the blunted needle usa 2002 * big eyed beans from venus usa 2006 * qui usa 2017

HOT HEAD * that petrol emotion northern ireland 1988 * arno & the subrovnicks belgium 1994 * flieger erobern die welt switzerland 1994 * pro forma scotland 2001 * kill me tomorrow usa 2004 * orange claw hammer scotland 2016

A CARROT IS AS CLOSE AS A RABBIT GETS TO A DIAMOND * henry kaiser usa 1988 * meridian arts ensemble usa 1994 * discontinued stand sweden 1995 * brokeback usa 1997 * the fourfathers england 1999 * the black gang usa 1999 * benjamin horrendous england 2002 * rosa ensemble & hans dagelet holland 2004 * fast 'n' bulbous usa 2005

RUN PAINT RUN RUN * planet orange holland 1999 * big mess orchestra usa 2002

DIRTY BLUE GENE * mike watt usa 2002

FLAVOR BUD LIVING * henry kaiser usa 1988 * gary lucas usa 1988 * fast 'n' bulbous usa 2001 * big eyed beans from venus usa 2006 * orange claw hammer scotland 2016

SHERIFF OF HONG KONG * chadbourne & black usa / germany 1993

MAKING LOVE TO A VAMPIRE WITH A MONKEY ON MY KNEE * the fourfathers england 1999

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ICE CREAM FOR CROW
(1982)

ICE CREAM FOR CROW * the membranes england 1988 * discontinued stand sweden 1995 * terry edwards & the scapegoats england 2000 * old farts at play usa 2002 * doctor dark usa 2002 * fast 'n' bulbous usa 2009

THE HOST THE GHOST THE MOST HOLY-O * scissor shock usa 2008

EVENING BELL * gary lucas usa 1988 * the magic band #3 usa 2003 * fast 'n' bulbous usa 2005

THE PAST SURE IS TENSE * chadbourne & black usa / germany 1993 * discontinued stand sweden 1995 * winterbrief usa 2001 * old farts at play usa 2002 * doctor dark usa 2002 * fast 'n' bulbous usa 2009

INK MATHEMATICS * monotract usa 2002

THE WITCH DOCTOR LIFE * the fourfathers england 1999 * global transmission usa 2002

THE THOUSANDTH AND TENTH DAY OF THE HUMAN TOTEM POLE * john french usa 1996 * rosa ensemble & hans dagelet holland 2004

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OTHER COVER VERSIONS

SAFE AS MILK with 7 bonus tracks (1999)

KORN RING FINGER (1967) * bright usa 2002

ZAPPA / BEEFHEART / mothers * BONGO FURY (1975)

MAN WITH THE WOMAN HEAD * billy mahonie england 1999


RELATED COVER VERSIONS

FRANK ZAPPA * MYSTERY DISC old masters box one (1985)

METAL MAN HAS WON HIS WINGS (text: don van vliet 1964) * doctor dark usa 2005

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SERIOUS WARNING

captain beefheart - cover versions - picture from 'locked in a dutch coffeeshop' by eugene chadbourne and jimmy carl black
playing cover versions of captain beefheart songs might get you
LOCKED IN A DUTCH COFFEESHOP like the JACK & JIM SHOW
as a dutchman, i know how dangerous it is:
the trouble is you never want to get out !

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1995-2018

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