don van vliet  a.k.a.  captain beefheart
the magic family  (playing van vliet's music): on record - alphabetical

 

  17 hippies: phantom songs
    (2011, cd, ger, hipster records hip 014) - incl. 'gimme dat harp boy' (d.van vliet)

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  acid mothers temple & the melting paraiso u.f.o.: hypnotic liquid machine from the golden utopia
    (2004, cd, ??, amtcd) - incl. 'willie the pimp' (frank zappa)

  daevid allen: bananamoon obscura n°14 - radio art 1984
    (2006, cd, uk, voiceprint / planet gong bmovp014cd) - samples captain beefheart

  amen andrews: vol.1
   (2003, 12-dj, uk, rephlex) - includes a zappa / beefheart sample

  ant-bee: son of lunar egg-clips dances with the mystic mother
    (1992, k7, uk, acid tapes 084) - feat rick snyder, bob harris / 'candy corn' (van vliet), 'son of orange county' (fz)

  arno: give me the gift   //  compilation album
    (1997, cd, ??, caroline records / gift x) - incl. 'hot head' (van vliet)

  arno: le best of arno
    (2001, 2cd, eu, delabel 8103812)
- incl.'gimme that harp boy' (van vliet) performed live

  arno: covers cocktail
    (2008, cd, bel, emi 5099920692520) - incl. 'hot head' & 'gimme that harp boy' (van vliet)

  arno: best of 3cd
    (2009, 3cd, bel, emi 5 099996 442722) - incl. 'hot head'  (van vliet)

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  arno & the subrovnicks: water
   
(1994, cd, fr, delabel 7243 8400702 7) - incl. 'hot head’ (van vliet)

 

  blossom toes: love bomb - live 1967-69
    (2009, 2cd, uk, sunbeamrecords sbr2cd5049) - feat. frank zappa / incl. 'electricity' (van vliet / bermann)

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  the bonedaddys: to jam is human, to gig devine
    (1991, cd, usa, voss records vcd2-72916) - incl. 'crazy little thing' (don van vliet)

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  edgar broughton band: keep them freaks a rollin'
    (2009, cd, uk, emi / harvest 66179 cd) - incl. 'dropout boogie' (don van vliet)

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  eugene chadbourne and jimmy carl black: the jack and jim show: we don't have that in the home
    (2009, cdr, usa, chadula / private release)
- incl.van vliet & zappa compositions

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  doctor nerve: every screaming ear
    (1997, cd, usa, cuneiform) - incl 'when it blows it stacks' (van vliet)
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  doctor nerve: live the knitting factory, nov 14, 1991 (beta 14 ok era)
    (2011, dvdr, usa, private release) - incl 'when it blows it stacks' (van vliet)
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everything but the girl: i didn't know i was looking for love
(1993, cd5", uk, warner music  / blanco & negro neg64cd) - incl.'my head is my only house unless it rains' (don van vliet)

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  fast 'n bulbous, the captain beefheart project: 4 song demo
    (2001, cdr, usa, demo) - all compositions by don van vliet
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  fast 'n bulbous: pork chop blue around the rind
    (2005, cd, usa, cuneiform) - all compositions by don van vliet

  fast 'n bulbous: waxed oop
    (2009, cd, usa, cuneiform) - all compositions by don van vliet

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  the future primitives: songs we taught ourselves
    (2013, download, --, bandcamp) - incl. 'zig zag wanderer' (don van vliet)

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  gspotwagner: slip into life
    (2007, cd, ger, moidabord / forke4) - incl. 'mein captain beefheart shrine', 'thanks to zappa - city of tiny lights'

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  bob humid: twisted repairs
    (2001, 12", germany, search and destroy sand006) - featuring the voice of don van vliet

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  the magic band: back to the front
    (2003, cd, uk, atprcd 7) - all compositions by don van vliet

  the magic band: live in concert & crow's milk
    (2004, dvd, uk, subdiva) - all compositions by don van vliet

  the magic band: 21st century mirror men
    (2005, cd + dvd, uk, proper records) - all compositions by don van vliet

 

the magic band: oxford, june 6, 2005
    (2011, cd, usa, sundazed) - all compositions by don van vliet

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the magic band: plays the music of captain beefheart
    (2013, cd, uk, proper music) - all compositions by don van vliet

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  lisa mezzacappa's bait & switch: what is known
    (2010, cd, usa, cleanfeed records cf 192cd) - incl. 'lick my decals off, baby' (don van vliet)

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  essra mohawk: zappanale 22
    (2011, dvdr, ger, private release) - incl. zappa & beefheart compositions / feat. sandro oliva & gary lucas

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  monster island: monster island
    (1977, 7", usa, visible records) - incl.'alice in blunderland' (van vliet)
 
  motor boys motor: drive friendly / fast 'n bulbous
    (1980, 7", uk, silent records)
 
  the muffin men: say cheese and thank you
    (1993, cd, ger, muffin records cdmr 004) – incl. various frank zappa compositions; feat.jimmy carl black

  the muffin men: muffinz
    (1998, cd, eec, muffin records cd 056) – incl. frank zappa and van vliet compositions, feat.jimmy carl black

  the muffin men: god shave the queen
    (1999, cd, eec, efa 03447-2) – incl.compositions by don van vliet and by frank zappa, feat. zappa alumni

  the muffin men: live@thecavern
    (2003, cd, uk, private release mmcd 13/1)
– incl.compositions by don van vliet and by frank zappa, feat. jc black

  the muffin men: powdered water
    (2012, cd/dvd-promo, uk, private release) - compositions by frank zappa & don van vliet  //  feat. denny walley

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  joan osborne: blue million miles
    (1993, cd, usa, swimming pool blue) - incl. 'his eyes are a blue million miles' (van vliet)
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  joan osborne: early recordings
    (1996, cd, usa, mercury 534 235-2) - incl. 'his eyes are a blue million miles' (van vliet)
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  pow wows: nightmare soda
    (2011, lp, usa, get hip recordings gh-1158) - incl. 'plastic factory' (don van vliet)

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  don preston: an evening with don preston and friends
    (2011, dvdr, usa, brain records bv-104) - incl. 'neon meat dream' (van vliet)

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  ty segall: melons
    (2009, cd, usa, goner records) - incl. 'drop out boogie' (van vliet)

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  frank sidebottom: 5:9:88
    (1988, 2lp, uk, it058)
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  frank sidebottom: 13:9:88
    (1988, lp, uk, it060) - incl. 'gimme dat harp boy','mirror man' (van vliet)
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  frank sidebottom: a b c & d - the best of...
    (1999, cd, uk, cherry red records cdmred 143) = compilation  //  incl. 'gimme dat harp boy','mirror man' (van vliet)
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  frank sidebottom: e f g & h - the best of... volume 2
    (2009, cd, uk, cherry red records cdbred 389) = compilation  //   incl. 'mirrorman / gimme that harp boy' (van vliet)
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  frank sidebottom: frank sidebottom's fantastic show biz box set
    (2010, cd, uk, cherry red records cd cr cd box 7) - incl. 'mirrorman / gimme that harp boy' (van vliet)
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that petrol emotion: cellophane
    (1988, cd5", uk, virgin vscd 1116) - incl. 'hot head' (don van vliet)

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  the tubes: now
    (1977, lp, usa, a & m) - feat.don van vliet on 'cathy's clone' ; incl. 'my head is my only house' (van vliet) / re-released on cd in 2004

  the tubes: darted in my own armchair
    (????, lp-bootleg, ??, worlds records takbl 1991) - incl. 'love will keep us together' (= 'gimme that harp boy' (van vliet))

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  the tubes: live in los angeles 1976
    (1991, cd-bootleg, italy, ??) - re-issue of "darted in my armchair" // incl. 'love will keep us together' (= 'gimme that harp boy' (van vliet))

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  the tubes: goin' down
    (1997, cd, uk, a&m records) - compilation album, incl. 'my head is my only house' (van vliet)

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  various artists: mother people ripped our blunderland
    (2010, 3"cdr, europe, cosmic pancake productions) - incl.various frank zappa and don van vliet coverversion

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