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)

  arno & the subrovnicks: à eux je montre mon derrière
    (1994, cd5", france, delabel 892732-2) - incl. 'hot head'  (van vliet)

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  the balancing act: new campfire songs
    (1987, usa, lp, primitive man recording co irs39097) - incl.'zig zag wanderer' (van vliet)
 
  les bandits du vidourle: s/t
    (2007, cdr, france, private release) - incl. 'bow tie daddy' (frank zappa), 'frying pan' (don van vliet)

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  the barely works: the big beat
    (1990, cd, uk, cooking vinyl cookcd 024) - incl. 'tropical hot-dog night' (van vliet)
 
  tom barman & guy van nueten: live
    (2003, 2cd, bel, universal 986 5926/7) - incl.'harry irene' (don van vliet)
 
  basketcase: you people are sick
    (1995, cd, can, basketcase international bc-1) - incl.'ashtray heart' (van vliet)
 
  the beasts of bourbon: hard work drivin' man
    (1988, 7", australia, red eye red17)
 
  the beasts of bourbon: sour mash
    (1988, lp, australia, red eye redlp5) - incl.'hard work drivin' man' (nietsche)
 
  the beasts of bourbon: live volume two
   (1991, cd, australia, oblivion records orcd9102) - incl.'hard work drivin' man' (nietsche)
 
  behind the mirror & jimmy carl black: an evening with jimmy carl black & behind the mirror
    (2001, cdr, ger, private release) - incl. 'sure 'nuff'n, yes i do (van vliet)
 
  jimmy carl black: where's the &% beer?
    (2002, cdr, ger, inkanish records ir005) - incl.various van vliet compositions
 
  the black gang: this is a prayer
    (1999, 7", usa, kill rock stars krs-352) - incl.'a carrot is as close as a rabbit gets to a diamond' (van vliet)
 
  blacktop: her i am... / b/w searchin'
    (1994, 7", usa, augogo records) - incl.'here i am (i always am)' (van vliet)
 
  blacktop: i got a baaad feelin' about this
    (1994, lp, usa, in the red records itr027) - incl.'here i am (i always am)' (van vliet)
 
  blacktop: up all night
    (199?, cd, australia, augogo records anda 188cd) - incl.'here i am (i always am)' (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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  brokeback: returns to the orange grove / divines water
    (1997, 7", usa, thrill jockey records thrill041) - incl. 'a carrot is as close as a rabbit gets to a diamond' (van vliet)
 
  edgar broughton band: apache dropout / freedom
    (1970, 7", uk, harvest) - incl. 'dropout boogie' (don van vliet)
 
  edgar broughton band: a bunch of 45s
    (1975, lp, uk, harvest) - incl. 'dropout boogie' (don van vliet)
 
  edgar broughton band: out demons out
    (1986, lp, ger, harvest 062-2607241) - incl. 'dropout boogie' (don van vliet)
 
  edgar broughton band: singles compilation
    (1992, cd, uk, document series csap cd109) - inc
l. 'dropout boogie' (don van vliet)
 
  edgar broughton band: harvest festival
    (1999, 5cd, uk, emi / harvest 521198 2) - incl. 'dropout boogie' (don van vliet)
 
  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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  buzzcocks: time's up
    (1978, lp-bootleg, uk, voto lyn 5333) - incl. 'i love you, you big dummy' (van vliet)
 
  bwana 3: bwana 3
    (1995, cd, nl, munich records mrcd174) - incl. 'grow fins' (don van vliet)
 
  david byrne: between the teeth
    (1992, usa, video, warner music vision 7599 38303-3) - incl. 'well' (don van vliet)
 
  carneyball johnson: carneyball johnson
    (2006, cd, usa, ??) - incl. 'willie the pimp' (frank zappa)
 
  eugene chadbourne: my new life 45
    (1993, k7, usa, chadbourne products) – incl. compositions by don van vliet, jimmy carl black and frank zappa
 
  eugene chadbourne: 10 most wanted
    (1993, k7, usa, chadbourne products) – incl. 'neon meat dream' (van vliet), feat jimmy carl black and don preston
 
  eugene chadbourne: 13 society
    (2015, cdr, usa, private release) - incl. 'steal softly through sunshine'  (don van vliet), 'willin'' (lowell george)

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  eugene chadbourne & jimmy carl black: the jack and jim show - locked in a dutch coffeeshop
    (1994, cd, uk, fundamental rec) - feat.don preston /
incl. van vliet compositions
 
  eugene chadbourne & jimmy carl black: the jack and jim show pachuco cadaver
    (1995, cd, usa, fireant)  - incl. van vliet and zappa compositions
 
  eugene chadbourne & jimmy carl black: the jack and jim show - uncle jimmy's master plan
    (2000, cdr, usa, chadbourne) - incl. van vliet compositions
 
  eugene chadbourne & jimmy carl black: the jack and jim show - the early years
    (2001, cdr, ger, inkanish records) - incl. various van vliet & zappa compositions
 
  eugene chadbourne & jimmy carl black: the jack and jim show - 2001: a spaced odyssey
    (2001, cdr, ger, inkanish records) - incl.various van vliet compositions
 
  eugene chadbourne and jimmy carl black: the jack and jim show: think 69 tour, usa
    (2008, cdr, ger, inkanish records) - incl. 'click clack' (don van vliet)
 
  eugene chadbourne: the new war
    (2001, cdr, usa, chadbourne) - incl. 'dachau blues' (van vliet)
 
  eugene chadbourne: don't burn the flag, let's burn the bush
    (2002, cdr, usa, chadbourne) - incl. zappa & van vliet compositions, feat. jimmy carl black
 
  eugene chadbourne & jimmy carl black: the jack and jim show - sampler
    (2002, cdr, ger, inkanish records) - incl. van vliet & zappa compositions
 
  eugene chadbourne & jimmy carl black: the jack and jim show: live ceder cultural center
    (2003, cdr, ger, inkanish records) - incl. van vliet & zappa compositions
 
  eugene chadbourne & jimmy carl black: the jack and jim show: the 7th street entry nightshift
    (2003, cdr, ger, inkanish records) -  incl. van vliet & zappa compositions
 
  eugene chadbourne and jimmy carl black: the jack and jim show: jack and jim play the music of captain beefheart
    (2003, cdr, ger, inkanish)
 
  eugene chadbourne and jimmy carl black: live at the zappanalle #14
    (2003, cdr, ger, inkanish) - incl. van vliet & zappa compositions / feat. mike keneally, martin smith & andy frizell
 
  eugene chadbourne and jimmy carl black: the jack and jim show: we'll be together again
    (2004, 2cdr, usa, chadbourne products) - incl.van vliet & zappa compositions
 
  eugene chadbourne with malachy papers: and the wind cries malachy
    (2004, cdr, usa, chadbourne products) - incl.'the buggy boogie woogie' (van vliet)
 
  eugene chadbourne: live with doctor dark
    (2005, cdr, usa, private release) - all compositions by don van vliet
 
  eugene chadbourne and jimmy carl black: the jack and jim show: live in kansas city
    (2008, cdr, ger, inkanish records / private release) - feat.zappa & van vliet material
 
  eugene chadbourne and jimmy carl black: the jack and jim show: live in nagoya
    (2008, cdr, ger, inkanish records / private release) - feat.zappa & van vliet material
 
  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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  jean chaine: sunk in the sun
    (1995, cd, ger, atonal records acd 3020) - incl. 'ashtray heart' (van vliet)
 
  charles et les lulus: charles et les lulus
    (1991, cd, ger, virgin 261.722) - incl.'gimme that harp boy' (van vliet)
 
  clawhammer: sick fish belly up / moonlight on vermont
    (1989, 7", usa, trigon ts-104) - incl. 'moonlight on vermont' (don van vliet)
 
  pascal comelade: danses et chants de syldavie  (8)
    (1994, cd, fr, les disques du soleil et de l'acier dsa 54031) - incl. 'dali's car' (don van vliet)
 
  cosmik debris band: the insel pepsi festival
    (2003, cdr, germany, inkanish) - all compositions by frank zappa; feat.jimmy carl black
 
  the cramps: blues fix
    (????, cd, ??, ??) - incl. 'hard work drivin' man' (nietsche)
 
  the cruel sea: this is not the way home
    (1991, cd, australia, redeye records) - incl. 'sure nuff 'n yes i do' (van vliet)
 
  da willys: satuhday nite palsy
    (198?, cd, ger, brake out - out cd105) - incl 'frying pan' (van vliet)
 
  sandy dillon & hector zazou: 12 (las vegas is cursed)
    (2000, cd, ger, crammed discs cram 097) - incl. 'her eyes are a blue millon miles' (van vliet)
 
  doctor dark: sampler 1 - playing the music of captain beefheart
    (2002, cdr, usa, private release) - most compositions by don van vliet, one by frank zappa
 
  doctor dark: live at toad's place
    (2003, cdr, usa, private release) 
 
  doctor dark: electricity
    (2003, 2cdr, usa, private release) - all compositions by don van vliet and/or frank zappa
 
  doctor dark: live at toad's place
    (2005, cdr, usa, private release) - all compositions by don van vliet and/or frank zappa
 
  doctor dark: metal men
    (2006, cdr, usa, private release) -
all compositions by don van vliet and/or frank zappa
 
  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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  the don and bunk show: necessity is...
    (2000, cdr, i, brain records) – incl. 'neon meat dream' (van vliet)
 
  doot!: out of the basement
    (2005, cdr-promo, usa, cholly hoss productions / private release) - incl. 'help i'm a rock' (frank zappa) & 'click clack' (don van vliet)
 
  doug & the mystics: new hat
    (1995, cd, usa, wildcat) - incl.
'too much time' (don van vliet) & ‘willie the pimp’ (frank zappa)
 
  aynsley dunbar: blue whale (5)
    (1970, lp, usa, reprise/warner bros) - incl. 'willie the pimp' (frank zappa)
 
  terry edwards & the scapegoats: ice cream for crow / tailgating
    (2000, 7", uk, damaged goods records damgood 146) - incl. 'ice cream for crow' (van vliet)
 
  terry edwards & the scapegoats: large door
    (2000, cd, uk, damaged goods records dg148) - incl. 'ice cream for crow' (van vliet)
 
  erik 4-a & friends: hold the vocals - a tribute to the instrumental hits of the 50s, 60s and 70s
    (2001, cd, usa, go-kustom records gkr008-2) - incl. 'frying pan' (van vliet)
 
 

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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  ex post facto: she'll rape the world
    (1984, lp, uk, probe / skysaw records) - incl. 'her eyes are a blue million miles' (van vliet)
 
  farrell & black: cataract jump
    (1996, cd, ger, fritz records fr 952014-1) – incl. ‘road ladies’ (frank zappa) & 'sho nuff n' yes i do' (don van vliet)
 
  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 fourfathers: hellingly 10/7/98
    (????, k7, uk, private release) - incl. various don van vliet compositions
 
  the fourfathers: far further
    (????, cdr, uk, private release) - incl.'witch doctor life' (don van vliet)
 
  the fourfathers: live
    (2000, cdr, uk, private release) - incl. various don van vliet compositions
 
  the fourfathers: dust
    (2003, cdr, uk, private release) - incl. various don van vliet compositions
 
  john french: o solo drumbo
    (1998, cd, jpn, avant avan024) - incl.various beefheart related compositions
 
  the future primitives: songs we taught ourselves
    (2013, download, --, bandcamp) - incl. 'zig zag wanderer' (don van vliet)

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  girl trouble: cleopatra and the slaves
    (1990, 7", usa, wig out  records wo02) - incl. 'who do you think you're fooling' (van vliet)
 
  the grandmothers: who could imagine (5)
    (1994, cd, nl, munich records netcd 53) - feat. various ex-moi; incl.zappa & beefheart compositions
 
  the grandmothers of invention: zappanale 25
    (2014, dvdr, ger, arf society) - (almost) all compositions by frank zappa, also incl. 'debra kadabra' (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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  alvin youngblood hart: territory
    (1998, cd, usa, hannibal hncd1431) - incl. 'ice rose' (van vliet)
 
  hardy hepp: hardly healed
    (1973, lp, switserland, mercury)
 
  hardy hepp: sunboat
    (1985, lp, ger, mercury) - incl. 'mirror man me' (hepp, van vliet)
 
  hoi polloi: club subterranean / zig zag wanderer
    (199?, 7", australia, ??) - incl. 'zig zag wanderer' (van vliet)
 
  bob humid: twisted repairs
    (2001, 12", germany, search and destroy sand006) - featuring the voice of don van vliet

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  jonestown: twenty five years / i love you you big dummy
    (1991, 7", usa, sympathy for the record industry sftri 89)
 
  juicy lucy: lie back and enjoy it
    (1970, lp, usa, atco sd 33-345) – incl. ‘willie the pimp’ (frank zappa)
 
  juicy lucy: the best of juicy lucy  //  compilation
    (19??, lp, ger, bronze 25842 et) – incl. ‘willie the pimp’ (frank zappa)
 
  juicy lucy: who do you love - the best of  //  compilation
    (1990, lp, uk, sequel records nex lp 105) – incl. ‘willie the pimp’ (frank zappa)
 
  juicy lucy: juicy lucy / lie back and enjoy it  //  compilation
    (1995, cd, gb, beat goes on -records bgocd 279) – incl. ‘willie the pimp’ (frank zappa)
 
  juicy lucy: lie back and enjoy it / get a whiff a this  //  compilation
    (1997, cd, usa, one way records ow 34434) – incl. ‘willie the pimp’ (frank zappa)
 
  henry kaiser: those who know history are doomed to repeat it
    (1988, cd, usa, sst records sst 198) - incl. various van vliet compositions
 
  henry kaiser: heart's desire
    (1990, lp, uk, reckless records reckd 19) - incl.various van vliet compositions
 
  henry kaiser: hope you like our new direction
    (1991, cd, uk, reckless records reckcd 21) - incl.'japan in a dishpan' (van vliet)
 
  the kills: black rooster
    (2003, 12", uk, dim mak records dm 036)
 
  albert kuvezin and yat-kha: re-covers
    (2005, cd, uk, yat-kha records) - incl. 'her eyes are a blue million miles' (don van vliet)
 
  albert kuvezin and yat-kha: 2005 bootleg
    (2005, cd, uk, yat-kha records) - incl. 'her eyes are a blue million miles' (don van vliet)
 
  kyra: here i am, i always am
    (1998, cd, uk, vinyl japan askcd 71) - incl. 'here i am, i always am' (van vliet)
 
  mark lanegan band: here comes that weird chill
    (2004, 10", uk, beggars banquet bbq37 ft) - incl. 'clear spot' (van vliet)
 
  last fair deal: another lucid moment
    (2004, cd, ger, rum records) - incl. 'harry irene' (don van vliet)
 
  levellers: bozos
    (1998, cdep, uk, china records wokcd2096) - incl. 'plastic factory' (don van vliet)
 
  levellers: bozos
    (1998, 7"picture disc, uk, china records ) - incl.'plastic factory' (don van vliet)
 
  lill lindfors: fritt fram
    (1975, lp, sw, metronome mlp 15.555)
- incl. 'bluejeans and moonbeams' (van vliet)
 
  lill lindfors: tillbakablick  // compilation
    (1979, lp, swe, metronome mlp 15.632) - incl. 'bluejeans and moonbeams' (van vliet)
 
  little coati mundi: the former 12 year old genius
    (1983, lp, uk, virgin records v2269) - incl. 'tropical hot dog night' (van vliet)
 
  little coati mundi: oh! that love decision
    (1983, 12", uk, virgin records vs622-12) -  incl. 'tropical hot dog night' (van vliet) / extended version
 
  gary lucas: improve the shining hour (8)
    (2000, cd, usa, knitting factory records kfw-265) - incl.van vliet compositions, feat. don van vliet
 
  magazine: give me everything / i love you you big dummy
    (1978, 7", uk, virgin records vs237) - incl. 'i love you you big dummy' (van vliet)
 
  magazine: after the fact
    (1982, cd, uk, virgin records) - incl. 'i love you you big dummy' (van vliet)
 
  magazine: scree: rarities 1978-81
    (1990, cd, uk, virgin records) - incl. 'i love you you big dummy' (van vliet)
 
  magazine: maybe it's right to be nervous now
    (2000, 3cd, uk, virgin records) - incl. 'i love you you big dummy' (van vliet)
 
  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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  the magic band: zappanale 25
    (2014, dvdr, ger, arf society) - all compositions by don van vliet

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  the magic band: magnetic draw
    (2015, dvd, uk, urban apache) - all compositions by don van vliet

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  the magic band: singing through you
    (2015, dvd, uk, private release) - all compositions by don van vliet

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the magic band: zappanale 27
    (2016, dvdr, ger, arf society) - all compositions by don van vliet

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  mallard: mallard (1)
    (1975, lp, ??, virgin records  v2045) - feat. art tripp III, incl.
'peon' (van vliet) & songs co-written by john french
 
  mallard: mallard / in a different climate  // compilation
   
(1994, cd, ??, virgin cdovd 442-7243 8 39538 2 0) - feat. art tripp III, incl.
'peon' (van vliet) & songs co-written by john french
 
  the married monk: the belgian kick
    (2004, cd, france, ici d'ailleurs ida025) - incl. 'observatory crest' (don van vliet)

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  the married monk: the belgian kick
    (2016, 2lp, france, ) - incl. 'observatory crest' (don van vliet)  //  vinyl re-issue with different album cover

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  the meridian arts ensemble: prime meridian
    (1995, cd, nl, channel crossings ccs 8195) - incl.van vliet & zappa compositions
 
  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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  sexton ming: out to stud
    (2004, cd, uk, rim records) - incl. 'twenty-fifth century quaker' (don van vliet)
 
  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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  the nectarine no.9: guitar thieves
    (1994, cd, uk, postcard / night-tracks cdnt004) - incl. 'frownland' (van vliet)
 
  old farts at play: demo
    (2002, cdr-promo, usa, private release)
 
  orange claw hammer: cooks the beef
    (2017, cd, uk, clocktower records ctcd001) - all compositions by don van vliet

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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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  plank: not just a bit of wood
    (1993, cd, australia, white ant records warp1) - incl.'grow fins' (van vliet)
 
  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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  the primevals: fertile mind / crazy little thing
    (1988, 7", france, new rose new 105) - incl. 'crazy little thing' (van vliet)
 
  the primevals: neon oven - the rex, paris
    (1988, lp, uk, ddt records disp lp21) - incl. 'crazy little thing' (van vliet)
 
  hugo race & the true spirit: valley of light
    (1996, lp, ??, glitterhouse / efa) - incl. 'clear spot' (van vliet)
 
  the rogers sisters: (i'm a) ballerina
    (2003, 7", uk, for us records fu026) - incl. 'zig zag wanderer' (don van vliet)
 
  the rogers sisters: three fingers
    (2005, cd, uk, too pure records) - incl. 'zig zag wanderer' (don van vliet)
 
  the rosa ensemble: selling hoovers in mojave
     (2005, cd, nl, de bonte koe records bkr03) - incl. various beefheart & zappa compositions
 
  the scientists: we had love / clear spot
    (199?, 7", australia, au g-go records anda 29) - incl. 'clear spot' (van vliet)
 
  ty segall: melons
    (2009, cd, usa, goner records) - incl. 'drop out boogie' (van vliet)

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  sexy death soda: california police state
    (1998, cd, usa, bong load custom records bl34) - incl.'plastic factory' (van vliet)
 
  shusha: this is the day
    (1974, lp, uk, united artists, uas 29684) - incl. '??' (van vliet)
 
  shusha: shusha / this is the day
    (2001, cd, uk, beat goes on) - incl.'??' (van vliet)
 
  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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  chris spedding: click clack
    (2005, cd, ger, spv recordings spv 78052 cd) - incl. 'click clack' (d.van vliet)
 
  stackwaddy: stackwaddy
    (1971, lp, uk, dandelion records) - incl. 'sure nuff 'n' yes i do' (van vliet)
 
  stackwaddy: bugger off
    (1972, lp, uk, dandelion records) - incl. 'willie the pimp' (frank zappa)
 
  stackwaddy: stackwaddy / bugger off  = compilation
    (1994, cd, uk, see for miles records) - incl.'sure nuff 'n' yes i do' (van vliet), 'willie the pimp' (frank zappa)
 
  jos steen: the china pig blues band
    (????, cdr, belgium, private release - sojneets 1
2) - my china pig (d.van vliet), the beefheart shuffle (j.steen)
 
  jos steen: brown stone: live klarafestival
    (????, cdr, belgium, private release - sojneets 28)
- incl. 'hot rats' (=willie the pimp)  (frank zappa)
 
  jos steen: black brown stone
    (2007, cdr, belgium, private release - sojneets 29) - feat.jimmy carl black, incl. 'hot rats' (=willie the pimp)  (frank zappa)
 
  jos steen: devil's music
    (2007, cdr, belgium, private release - sojneets 30') - incl. 'hot rats' (= willie the pimp)  (frank zappa) & 'song for jimmy carl black'
 
  swine art: serious solid swineheard is better than homecooked
    (1993, cd, ger, uton records) - incl. 'peon' (van vliet)
 
  taco the wonderdog: covers the hits
    (??, cdr, ??, private release) - incl.'moonlight on vermont', 'egypt sue' (van vliet)
 
 

that petrol emotion: cellophane
    (1988, cd5", uk, virgin vscd 1116) - incl. 'hot head' (don van vliet)

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  the three johns: the death of everything
    (1988, lp, uk, trance records) - incl. 'moonlight on vermont' (van vliet)
 
  the tone stories: needle in the tone arm
    (2017, cd, usa, private release) - incl. 'i'm gonna booglarize you (baby)' (don van vliet), 'take your clothes off when you dance' (frank zappa)

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  treat her right: tied to the tracks
    (1989, cd, usa, rca / bmg 9596-2-r) - incl.'nowadays a woman's gotta hit a man' (van vliet)
 
  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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  the tubes: live & alive - live usa
    (????, cd-bootleg, ??, ??) - re-issue of "darted in my armchair" - los angeles 1976  // incl. 'love will keep us together' (= 'gimme that harp boy' (van vliet))

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  the tubes: live in america
    (2007, cd-bootleg, ??, ??) - re-issue of "darted in my own armchair" - los angeles 1976  // incl. 'love will keep us together' (= 'gimme that harp boy' (van vliet))

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  the tubes: don't touch
    (2014, cd, uk, sonic boom) - incl. 'gimme that harp boy'  (van vliet)

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  the unknown cases: bogota boogie (i'm gonna booglarize you baby)
    (1989, 7", ger, day-glo rec dg s3 - rtd s24-3, 'i'm gonna booglarize you baby'  (van vliet)
 
  the unknown cases: bogota boogie (i'm gonna booglarize you baby)
    (1989, 12", ger, day-glo rec dg m2 - rtd m24-2, 'i'm gonna booglarize you baby'  (van vliet)
 
  the unknown cases: bogota boogie (i'm gonna booglarize you baby)
    (1989, cd3", ger, day-glo rec dg 2cd - rtd 2cd4-2, 'i'm gonna booglarize you baby'  (van vliet)
 
  chenard walcker: heartbreak pain cafe
    (2005, download, internet, fsz036) - with captain beefheart's (sampled) vocals
 
  whipped cream: tune in the century
    (????, cd, sweden, snap 3) - incl. 'tune in the century' (van vliet, ingber))
 
  the white stripes: party of special things to do - china pig - ashtray heart
    (2000, 7", usa, sub pop records sp527) - tracks written by van vliet

  the white stripes: 50.000.000.000 fans can't be wrong
    (2007, lp-bootleg, italy, sub pop) - incl. various van vliet compositions

  the white stripes: rare a-sides / rare b-sides
    (2007, lp-bootleg, ??, ??) - incl. various van vliet compositions

  various artists: party of special things to do
    (2011, 7", usa, third man records) - part of the third man records " 2011 first quarter vault package" / all tracks written by don van vliet

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  winterbrief: unwrapped
    (2002, 7", sweden, promenade recordings 005) - incl. 'the past sure is tense' (van vliet)
 
  xtc: mayor of simpleton
    (1989, 12", uk, virgin) - incl. 'ella guru' (van vliet)
 
  various artists: the blorp esette gazette - volume two - winter 2014
    (2014, cd, usa, transparancy) - incl. '
sugar n' spikes' (don van vliet)

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  various artists: fast 'n' bulbous
    (1988, cd, uk, imaginary records ill cd 200) - all compositions by don van vliet
 
  various artists: melting plot
    (1988, cd, usa, sst)
 
  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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  various artists: the music of captain beefheart
    (1996, cd ,swe, uae) - feat. morgan agren, denny walley, jimmy agren, mats öberg; all compositions by don van vliet
 
  various artists: neon meate dream of a octafish
    (2003, cd, usa, animal world recordings) - a beefheart tribute album, also including 'willie, the pimp (fz)
 
  various artists: out of time
    (????, cd, ??, imaginary records ill cd 031) - xtc: 'ella guru' (van vliet)
 
  various artists: people doing strange things with electricity too
    (2005, download, internet, csr054) - including 'electricity' (ch.walker), with beefheart samples
 
  various artists: salute zappa
    (2003, cd, czech, black point 47281537-2) - incl. various bands playing zappa compositions, incl.'willie the pimp'
 
  various artists: showdown ! (1981 - 1993)
    (1992, cd, ??, sympathy for the record industry sftri 333) - incl.the screaming dizbusters: 'frying pan' (van vliet)
 
  var.art.: their sympathetic majesties request
    (1998, 2cd, usa sympathy for the record industry sftri 200) - incl. jonestown: 'i love you you big dummy' (van vliet)
 
  various artists: zappanale 16
    (2006, 3cd, ger, arf society) - incl. various artists playing frank zappa compositions, also incl. one van vliet composition
 
  various artists: zappanale # 16
    (2006, cd, ger, arf society) – incl. various artists playing frank zappa compositions