Henks Comments on Captain Beefheart

Captain Beefheart Discography : Henks Comments!

With regard to the contend of the Virgin -Record- releases

Despite Don Van Vliets renouncements of those lps, I still find them astounding music.

"100 %

pure and good "

exactly what the front-cover of `Unconditionally Guaranteed ītells us

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Captain Beefheart Official Studio Albums Discography All the Magic Band's original studio albums, listed in order of recording date. The Legendary A&M Sessions Five tracks from the Magic Band's early days.

Recorded: 1965 Released: 1984 Early Gold ***** Safe As Milk The first album featuring Ry Cooder. Recorded: 1967 Released: 1967

Mirror Man Four long, lumbering and glorious tunes from the Plain Brown Wrapper sessions Recorded: 1967 / 8 Released: 1971

Strictly Personal The legendary 'sabotaged' psychedelic album.***** Recorded: 1968 Released: 1968

Trout Mask Replica Epic, visionary and unique - Beefheart's yardstick. *****Recorded: 1969 Released: 1969

Lick My Decals Off, Baby ****** the Magic Band's finest moment. Recorded: 1970 Released: 1970

The Spotlight Kid A slower, sparser approach to the blues. Recorded: 1972 Released: 1972

Clear Spot Glorious collection of tight, punchy and pleasing Beefheartisms. Recorded: 1972 Released: 1972 Groovy *****

Unconditionally Guaranteed Beefheart goes commercial? Not really. Recorded: 1974 Released: 1974

Bluejeans & Moonbeams Surprisingly tepid album with only a couple of real gems. Recorded: 1974 Released: 1974

Shiny Beast (Bat Chain Puller) Strong return to form - hilarious, thrilling and deeply unusual, it's classic Beefheart. Recorded: 1976 / 8 Released: 1978

Doc At the Radar Station Smash ******? Or just the Magic Band it its most abrasive? Recorded: 1980 Released: 1980

Ice Cream For Crow Beefheart's compellingly bleak adieu to the music business. Recorded: 1982 Released: 1982

Ask for other official releases: Beefheart compilations Beefheart live albums Beefheart singles Collaborations with Frank Zappa and others

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