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1 february 2018

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CAPTAIN'S CARGO
discography - official releases


 

SHINY BEAST (bat chain puller)
1978

THIS is part 1 the ALBUMS - go to part 2 the rest



captain beefheart - shiny beast (bat chain puller) - front cover virgin records lp
the virgin elpee with bright coloured reproduction

- A -
the floppy boot stomp 3:51 *
tropical hot dog night 4:48
ice rose 3:27 instrumental
harry irene 3:42 *
you know you're a man 3:13
bat chain puller 5:26 *
- B -
when i see mommy i feel like a mummy 5:03
owed t' alex (carson city) (don van vliet / herb bermann) 4:04 * ode t' alex
candle mambo 3:23 (*)
love lies 5:00
suction prints 4:20 instrumental
apes-ma 0:38 poem *
47:25 minutes
words and music don van vliet (except where noted)
* = (outtake) originally written for unreleased 1976 album BAT CHAIN PULLER

RICHARD REDUS mercury josef * guitar * slide-guitar * slide-bass ** accordion
JEFF MORIS TEPPER jeff tapir / white jew * guitar * slide-guitar
BRUCE FOWLER fossil / old hat * trombone ** air-bass
ERIC DREW FELDMAN black jew kittaboo * bass guitar * keyboards * synthesizer
ROBERT WILLIAMS wait for me * drums * percussion
DON VAN VLIET captain beefheart * vocals * tenor sax * soprano sax * harmonica
guest ART TRIPP ed marimba ** marimba

captain beefheart / don van vliet - shiny beast (bat chain puller) - back cover lp - drawing on breadbag
the band on the inner sleeve
 


-------------------- ALBUMS

captain beefheart - shiny beast (bat chain puller) - label test pressing elpee germany 1979
label of the german test pressing
captain beefheart - shiny beast (bat chain puller) - detail notes insert definitive test pressing 170878
detail of notes sheet definitive test pressing

captain beefheart / don van vliet - shiny beast (bat chain puller) - back cover lp - drawing on breadbag
untitled bread bag on back cover of elpee

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list by theo tieman 1995-2018

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