don van vliet  a.k.a.  captain beefheart 
videography

 

  var.art: psychomania - the best of psychedelic rock
    (1991, ld, jpn, videoarts valj-3207) - ntsc/clv - = the original at full length (84 minutes)
        (usa-vhs is only 54 minutes)
 
  var.art.: beat club the crazy world
    (??, laserdisc, ??, ??) - incl. captain beefheart; flo & eddie
 
  anton corbijn: some yoyo stuff
    (1993, video, ??) - a documentary about don van vliet

  var.art: rockin' in the usa
    (2003, dvd, uk, classic pictures dvd6066x) - incl. captain beefheart: 'i'm gonna booglarize you, baby'
 
  captain beefheart: under review
    (2006, dvd, ger, sexy intellectual sidvd 500)

  captain beefheart: in performance
    (2010, dvd, uk, mainstreet music company)

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  captain beefheart: the lost broadcasts
    (2012, dvd, ??, ??)
 
  captain beefheart: the lost tapes 1966 - 1970
    (2013, dvd, ??, laser media lm 017dvd)

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video compilations

Over at the Zappateers site, a number of compilations were made available as download:

Captain Beefheart & his Magic Band

"Trout Mask Era 1966-1972" NTSC DVD

Contents & track-listings

  1. 1966-05-24 Dick Clark : "Where The Action Is" 3.59 (jazzfan)

  1. Who Do You Think You're Foolin'?

  2. Diddy Wah Diddy

  1. 1968-01-27 Cannes Festival France 6.46 (trashamericanstyle)

  1. Electricity

  2. Sure Nuff'N'Yes I Do

  1. 1968-05-04 "If You Got Ears" Rome Pop Festival 1.28 (trashamericanstyle)

  1. 1969 Trout Mask Photo Shoot 2.25 (BC - hothcanada)

  1. 1969-10-28 Amougies Festival Belgium 5.30 (LudzNL)

  1. She's Too Much For My Mirror

  2. My Human Gets Me Blues

  1. 1970 Trout Mask 8MM Promo 5.07 (BC - hothcanada)

  1. 1970 Lick My Decals Commercial 1.09 (trashamericanstyle)

  1. 1971 Tubeworks Detroit 18.36 (trashamericanstyle)

  1. 01. When Big Joan Sets Up

  2. 02. Woe Is Uh Me Bop

  3. 03. Bellerin Plain

  4. 04. Instrumental For Feet & Fingers

  1. 1972 Spotlight Kid Commercial 0.55 (trashamericanstyle)

  1. 10. 1972 Beat Club Germany 5.00 (BC - hothcanada)

  1. 01. I'm Gonna Booglarize You

 

 

Captain Beefheart & his Magic Band 1980-12-10

"The Dark Footage" NTSC DVD

Contents & track listing:

  1. 1980-12-10 Mudd Club, NYC 35.04 (BC - hothcanada)

  1. bass solo

  2. Best Batch Yet

  3. Dirty Blue Gene (incomplete)

  4. Sugar N' Spikes

  5. Ashtray Heart

  6. Doctor Dark

  7. Sheriff Of Hong Kong (incomplete)

  8. Making Love To A Vampire With A Monkey On My Knee

  9. Suction Prints

  10. Big Eyed Beans From Venus

  1. 1980-11-22 Saturday Night Live 8.23 (BC - hothcanada)

  1. Hot Head

  2. Ashtray Heart

  1. 1980 "Eyewitness" Los Angeles News Bio 6.57 (trashamericanstyle)

 

 

Captain Beefheart & his Magic Band 1974

"Throw Me A Peach" NTSC DVD

Contents & track listing:

  1. 1974-05-24 Hautes Etudes Commerciales, Paris, France 36.26 (Dummkompf)

  1. 01 Mirror Man

  2. 02 Upon The My-O-My

  3. 03 Full Moon, Hot Sun

  4. 04 Crazy Little Thing

  5. 05 Improvisation

  6. 06 Peaches

  7. 07 Take Me To Your House

  8. 08 You're Gonna Need Somebody

  1. 1974-06-06 *Old Grey Whistle Test* Free Trade Hall, Manchester, England 3.18 (trashamericanstyle)

  1. Peaches

  1. 1974-06-18 *Old Grey Whistle Test* England 3.51 (kotdd)

  1. This Is The Day

  1. 1974-06-22 *VPRO* Holland 2.35 (BC - hothcanada)

  1. Upon The My-O-My

  1. 1974-06-?? Pink Pop Festival, Holland 5.29 (unknown)

  1. Mirror Man

  1. bonus : 1973-04-17 *Old Grey Whistle Test* Rainbow Theater, London, England 3.46 (BC - hothcanada)

  1. 01 Big Eyed Beans From Venus

 

 

 

 

-- additional info: Nikolai Zaharov & hothcanada