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...

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THUNDERBOLTS
happenings



THE MAGIC BAND
reunion

THIS is BAND #4 LIVE PERFORMANCES 2005 - go to the main page


LINE UP

MARK BOSTON rockette morton * bass guitar
JOHN FRENCH drumbo * drums * percussion * vocals * harmonica
GARY LUCAS * guitar
DENNY WALLEY feeler's reedo / walla walla * guitar
MICHAEL TRAYLOR * drums * percussion

captain beefheart - the magic band reunion - line-up 4 - advertisement 2005 uk tour and cd+dvd '21st century mirror men'
advertisement for tour and cd+dvd, published in many british glossies


SET LIST 2005

notes:
* = new in repertoire compared to previous shows
green track title means: exact place in program unknown

CONFIRMED:
vocal section:
* GIMME DAT HARP BOY strictly personal 1968
DROPOUT BOOGIE safe as milk 1967
CHINA PIG trout mask replica 1969
[DIDDY WAH DIDDY (no van vliet composition) the legendary a&m sessions 1966]
* LOW YO YO STUFF clear spot 1972
WHEN IT BLOWS ITS STACKS the spotlight kid 1972
* KANDY KORN mirror man / strictly personal 1968
SURE 'NUFF 'N' YES I DO safe as milk 1967
instrumental section:
HAIR PIE bass bake trout mask replica 1969
[GONE BOPS OVER MOUNT KILIMANJARO instrumental john french composition] /
ON TOMORROW strictly personal 1968 originally a song
STEAL SOFTLY THRU SNOW trout mask replica 1969 song
ABBA ZABA safe as milk 1967 song
MY HUMAN GETS ME BLUES trout mask replica 1969 song
ALICE IN BLUNDERLAND the spotlight kid 1972
EVENING BELL ice cream for crow 1982
HAIR PIE: BAKE TWO (sometimes: HAIR PIE: BASS BAKE) trout mask replica 1969
VETERAN'S DAY POPPY trout mask replica 1969 song
vocal section:
[spoken 'THE MAGIC OF JOHN PEEL' remembrance]
ELECTRICITY safe as milk 1967
THE FLOPPY BOOT STOMP shiny beast (bat chain puller) 1978
GROW FINS the spotlight kid 1972
SUN ZOOM SPARK clear spot 1972
NOWADAYS A WOMAN'S GOTTA HIT A MAN clear spot 1972
MIRROR MAN mirror man 1968
encore:
CIRCUMSTANCES clear spot 1972
MOONLIGHT ON VERMONT trout mask replica 1969
BIG EYED BEANS FROM VENUS clear spot 1972
once?:
310505 a capella WELL trout mask replica 1969
030605 gary lucas guitar solo from: ICE CREAM FOR CROW ice cream for crow 1982
030605 a capella ORANGE CLAW HAMMER trout mask replica 1969
once:
280505 [improvisation 'LIVERPOOL FOOTBALL CLUB ANTHEM' instrumental gary lucas composition]

*

UNCONFIRMED:
AND may be, more of the earlier stuff:

instrumentals:
I WANNA FIND A WOMAN THAT'LL HOLD MY BIG TOE TILL I HAVE TO GO lick my decals off, baby 1970 song
songs:
THE SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTE BLUES (OR THE BIG DIG) lick my decals off, baby 1970
CLICK CLACK the spotlight kid 1972


CONCERTS

monday 23 may 2005 GLASGOW scotland THE ARCHES
tuesday 24 may 2005 LEEDS england IRISH CENTRE
wednesday 25 may 2005 MANCHESTER england ACADEMY 3
thursday 26 may 2005 STOURBRIDGE england ROCK CAFÉ
friday 27 may 2005 SHEFFIELD england LEADMILL
saturday 28 may 2005 LIVERPOOL england CARLING ACADEMY
sunday 29 may 2005 STOKE-ON-TRENT england SUGARMILL
[off-stage appearance monday 30 may 2005 cd+dvd release party 21ST CENTURY MIRROR MEN]
tuesday 31 may 2005 NOTTINGHAM england THE RESCUE ROOMS
wednesday 1 june 2005 CAMBRIDGE england THE JUNCTION 1 the stripe
thursday 2 june 2005 BRISTOL england FLEECE & firkin
friday 3 june 2005 PENZANCE england ACORN THEATRE
sunday 5 june 2005 PORTSMOUTH england WEDGEWOOD ROOMS
monday 6 june 2005 OXFORD england THE ZODIAC
relocated wednesday 8 june 2005 LONDON england ASTORIA
wednesday 8 june 2005 LONDON england MEAN FIDDLER


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[updated 211006]


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