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 CARGO
discography - official releases


 

CAPTAIN BEEFHEART GUEST APPEARANCES
with frank zappa

track WILLIE THE PIMP 1969 cds & compilations

go to willie the pimp vinyl - bongo fury - other - related items - pre beefheart


-------------------- CDS

captain beefheart - guest appearance - frank zappa 'hot rats' album - song 'willie the pimp' -  cd zappa records
cd with large lettering

  • FRANK ZAPPA * HOT RATS pictures include beefheart lyrics reproduced 'willie the pimp' last nine seconds shorter
  • 1987 releases: digital remixes with added material from the original sessions titles in large lettering much less pictures and in black and white
  • 1993 and later: digitally remastered 1986 ['barking pumping' vinyl re-issues] titles in normal size all original colour pictures notes say: fz approved master 1993
  • australia 1987 rykodisc d 40725 re-stickered usa rcd 10066 version marketed by festival records
  • australia 1995? rykodisc d 31403
  • canada 1995 rykodisc rcd 10508 picture plate faint green box
  • england 1987 zappa records cdzap 2 made in france
  • england 1987 cassette zappa records tzappa 2
  • england 1995 rykodisc rcd 10508 picture plate faint green box
  • england 1995 cassette rykodisc [cat.no. unknown] faint green box
  • england 2003 rykodisc rcd 10508 reissue pale picture plate faint green box
  • germany 1987? intercord irs 970702
  • italy 2004 l'espresso [cat.no. unknown] release from a series by a magazine?
  • captain beefheart - guest appearance - frank zappa 'hot rats' album - song 'willie the pimp' -  cd with small lettering
    cd with more modest titles
  • japan 1987 rykodisc ryko vack 5027 normal sized titles
  • japan 1997 rykodisc ryko vack 5237 picture plate with obi strip insert with lyrics in english and japanese
  • japan 2001 rykodisc ryko vack 1209 re-mastered limited edition 2000 copies gatefold cardboard sleeve picture plate looks like a vinyl single mini company inner sleeve and fold-out sheet with lyrics and info with obi strip round sticker with japanese text on shrink
  • japan 2005 rykodisc ryko vack 1209 exact repeat of 2001 mini-elpee version rectangular sticker on shrink
  • japan 2008 rykodisc / video arts vack 1321 another re-issue in mini-elpee style shrink without stickers with obi strip
  • russia 1987? spurk ul 98212 counterfeit
  • russia 200? [label unknown] an pc 9909002 counterfeit different insert says: limited edition
  • usa 1987 rykodisc rcd 10066 made in japan
  • usa 1995 rykodisc rcd 10508 picture plate faint green box
  • usa 2003 rykodisc rcd 10508 reissue
  • captain beefheart - guest appearance - frank zappa 'hot rats' album - song 'willie the pimp' -  picture plate rykodisc cd england
    the uk picture plate
     


    -------------------- CD COMBINATIONS


    captain beefheart - guest appearance - frank zappa 'hot rats' album - song 'willie the pimp' - front 3cd 'threesome no. 2'



    -------------------- compilations

    captain beefheart - guest appearances - frank zappa 'hot rats' album: song 'willie the pimp' - various artists 'let it rock for release' - front cover  lp germany

  • VARIOUS ARTISTS * let it ROCK for release elpee germany 1972 kinney music kin 68 004 benefit album for 'release' (organization of former drug addicts) liner notes in german and english 2:50 minutes version
  • VARIOUS ARTISTS * TURN ON, TUNE IN, DROP OUT ceedee england 1997 renaissance rencd 119
  • VARIOUS ARTISTS * ZAPPÉD sampler elpee also contains two songs from captain beefheart's trout mask replica
  •             = photo cover back with extensive notes and picture of zappa
                    - first pressing the mothers play 'holiday in berlin'
                    - second pressing the mothers play 'valarie'
                = collage cover back with a bit different notes and pictures of all artists the mothers play 'valarie'
  • FRANK ZAPPA * FRANK'S WILDEST YEARS sampler cds4 greece 1998 ryko / hitch hyke zoo ep 13 part of 'zoo' magazine digipack picture plate looks like vinyl single not for sale
  • FRANK ZAPPA * the OLD MASTERS box two sampler promo sampler elpee usa 1987 barking pumpkin bpr 8888x fold-out insert with record catalogue mail-order only
  • also see various track combinations

  • captain beefheart - guest appearances - frank zappa 'hot rats' album: song 'willie the pimp' - frank zappa : frank's wildest years (magazine promo greece 1998)

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    NOTE: as i'm no zappa expert at all, this overview is incomplete...
    special thanks to hans-peter schmidt for his kind help

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    captain beefheart electricity
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