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CAPTAIN BEEFHEART and the MAGIC BAND

THIS is PART 4 line ups 19-25 lick my decals off, baby [....] spotlight tour #2 04.70-06.72

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19 - LICK MY DECALS OFF, BABY april-end september 1970

captain beefheart and the magic band - band line-up #19 - jonh french / drumbo (front), art tripp / ed marimba, bill harkleroad / zoot horn rollo, don van vliet / captain beefheart, mark boston / rockette morton - magazine circular 150371- picture by ed thrasher

MARK BOSTON rockette morton * bass guitar * guitar
JOHN FRENCH drumbo * drums * percussion ** broom #in15
BILL HARKLEROAD zoot horn rollo * guitar * slide-guitar
ART TRIPP ed marimba * marimba * drums * percussion ** broom
DON VAN VLIET captain beefheart * vocals * tenor sax * soprano sax * bass clarinet * harmonica

OFFICIAL releases:
fifteen tracks lp/cd LICK MY DECALS OFF, BABY 1970
re-issues and compilations:
2elpee 2 ORIGINALS OF CAPTAIN BEEFHEART
2ceedee the DUST BLOWS FORWARD four tracks

ILLEGAL releases:
ceedee LICK MY DECALS OFF, BABY - OUTTAKES [amount unknown]
elpee I'M NOT EVEN HERE, I JUST STICK AROUND FOR MY FRIENDS two tracks
cd/lp DUST SUCKER one track
ceedee the EARLY YEARS 1959-1969 one track
ceedee HOBOISM one track


20 - DECALS ON TOUR #1 october 1970-3 february 1971

MARK BOSTON rockette morton * bass guitar * guitar
JOHN FRENCH drumbo * drums * percussion
BILL HARKLEROAD zoot horn rollo * guitar * slide-guitar
ELLIOT INGBER winged eel fingerling * guitar * slide guitar #in&out(22)
ART TRIPP ed marimba * drums * percussion
DON VAN VLIET captain beefheart * vocals * tenor sax * soprano sax * bass clarinet * harmonica

OFFICIAL release:
three tracks 150171 also video 5cd/6lp GROW FINS 1999


21 same as 19 - DECALS ON TOUR #2 4-28 february 1971

captain beefheart and the magic band - band line up #21 - bill harkleroad / zoot horn rollo, art tripp / ed marimba, don van vliet / captain beefheart, mark boston / rockette morton, john french / drumbo - usa tour 'lick my decals off, baby' february 1971

MARK BOSTON rockette morton * bass guitar * guitar
JOHN FRENCH drumbo * drums * percussion
BILL HARKLEROAD zoot horn rollo * guitar * slide-guitar
ART TRIPP ed marimba * drums * percussion
DON VAN VLIET captain beefheart * vocals * tenor sax * soprano sax * bass clarinet * harmonica


22 - THE SPOTLIGHT KID may-august 1971

captain beefheart and the magic band - band line-up #23 - on background: mark boston / rockette morton, bill harkleroad / zoot horn rollo, on foreground: art tripp / ed marimba, don van vliet / captain beefheart, john french / drumbo - england 2010 book john 'drumbo'french 'beefheart: through the eyes of magic' - picture by jim marshall

MARK BOSTON rockette morton * bass guitar * guitar
JOHN FRENCH drumbo * drums * percussion &out31
BILL HARKLEROAD zoot horn rollo * guitar * slide-guitar
ART TRIPP ed marimba * drums * percussion ** marimba ** piano ** harpsichord
DON VAN VLIET captain beefheart * vocals * harmonica ** jingle bells
studio guest ELLIOT INGBER winged eel fingerling ** guitar #in20&out23
studio guest RHYS CLARK ** drums #in&out

OFFICIAL releases:
ten tracks elpee the SPOTLIGHT KID 1972
two outtakes 2ceedee MIRROR MAN (with 2 bonus tracks) 1990
re-issues and compilations:
2elpee DOUBLE DYNAMITE - 2 ORIGINALS
2elpee 2 ORIGINALS OF CAPTAIN BEEFHEART
ceedee the SPOTLIGHT KID / CLEAR SPOT
2ceedee the DUST BLOWS FORWARD four tracks + outtake
2ceedee MIRROR MAN / SAFE AS MILK two original albums on cd two outtakes

ILLEGAL releases:
3ceedee the SPOTLIGHT KID OUTTAKES 1971-1972 [amount unknown]
2ceedee WHERE'S THE BEEF? [amount unknown]
2elpee ANOTHER CHAPTER FROM THE LIVES AND TIMES OF CAPTAIN BEEFHEART ten outtakes
elpee I'M NOT EVEN HERE, I JUST STICK AROUND FOR MY FRIENDS four outtakes
single [TITLE UNKNOWN] two outtakes
ceedee PULLER MAN five outtakes
ceedee IF YOU GOT EARS three outtakes
flexi WHEN IT BLOWS ITS STACKS one track


23 - SPOTLIGHT TOUR #1 september 1971-february 1972

MARK BOSTON rockette morton * bass guitar * guitar
BILL HARKLEROAD zoot horn rollo * guitar * slide-guitar
ELLIOT INGBER winged eel fingerling * guitar * slide guitar #in(22)
ART TRIPP ed marimba * drums * percussion
DON VAN VLIET captain beefheart * vocals * sax * harmonica


24 - SPOTLIGHT TOUR #2 march-june 1972

captain beefheart and the magic band- band line up #25 - don van vliet / captain beefheart, elliot ingber / winged eel fingerling, mark boston / rockette morton, bill harkleroad / zoot horn rollo, art tripp / ed marimba, roy estrada / oréjon / audi hon - beat club tv appearance, germany 1972

MARK BOSTON rockette morton * bass guitar * guitar
ROY ESTRADA oréjon / audi hon * bass guitar #in(15)
BILL HARKLEROAD zoot horn rollo * guitar * slide-guitar
ELLIOT INGBER winged eel fingerling * guitar * slide guitar &out30
ART TRIPP ed marimba * drums * percussion
DON VAN VLIET captain beefheart * vocals * sax * harmonica

OFFICIAL releases:
one track 150472 also video bit + two tracks 070572 5cd/6lp GROW FINS 1999
one track 120472 video eldee VARIOUS ARTISTS * the CRAZY WORLD
one track 120472 video veedee VARIOUS ARTISTS * ROCKIN' IN THE USA

ILLEGAL releases:
ceedee RAILROADISM one track 220172
2ceedee the ROYAL ALBERT HALL 27-3-1972 (part 1 & part 2) 270372
ceedee the DOME BRIGHTON 29-3-1972 seventeen tracks 290372
ceedee FREE TRADE HALL MANCHESTER ENGLAND 1-4-72 010472
ceedee MAGNETIC HANDS two tracks 010472
veedee CAPTAIN BEEFHEART AND THE MAGIC BAND one track 120472
ceedee BATACLAN PARIS 1972 seven tracks 150472
ceedee the ORIGINAL BAT CHAIN PULLER seven tracks 150472
ceedee BICKERSHAW FESTIVAL north west england 1972 070572
ceedee BICKERSHAW FESTIVAL thirteen tracks 070572
2ceedee LIVE 'N' RARE four tracks 070572
ceedee MAGNETIC HANDS three tracks 070572
lp/cd MAGNETICISM two tracks 070572


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notes: studio = studio band only; #in = enters the band, 15 or (15) = after having played (or: guested) in line-up 15; &out = leaves the band, 20 or (20) = to return (as guest) in line-up 20

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