Captain Beefheart And The Magic Band ‎– Shiny Beast (Bat Chain Puller)

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Warner Bros. Records ‎– BSK 3256
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Vinyl, LP, Album, Winchester Pressing
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A1 The Floppy Boot Stomp 3:51
A2 Tropical Hot Dog Night 4:48
A3 Ice Rose 3:27
A4 Harry Irene 3:42
A5 You Know You're A Man 3:13
A6 Bat Chain Puller 5:26
B1 When I See Mommy I Feel Like A Mummy 5:03
B2 Owed T'Alex
Lyrics By – Herb Bermann
4:04
B3 Candle Mambo 3:23
B4 Love Lies 5:00
B5 Suction Prints 4:20
B6 Apes-Ma 0:38

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Compare to Captain Beefheart And The Magic Band - Shiny Beast (Bat Chain Puller) which is Los Angeles pressing.

Album sleeve comment; "Dedicated to all conservation & wildlife organizations everywhere"

Recorded at the Automatt, San Francisco.
Mixed at Wally Heider Recording, San Francisco.
Produced for Shiny Beast Productions.

Vinyl contained in black & white half-tone print liner wallet with illustration, lyrics & band photos.

Cover painting: "Green Tom" (1976 - 61x46cm)
Back cover illustration onto a lunch bag.

This album represents the official outcome of the fated 'Bat Chain Puller' sessions initiated with Frank Zappa in 1976.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout ((Variant 1) A-Side run-out, hand-etched): BSK-1-3256-WW1
  • Matrix / Runout ((Variant 1) B-Side run-out, hand-etched): BSK-2-3256-WW2
  • Matrix / Runout ((Variant 2) A-Side run-out, hand-etched): BSK-1-3256-WW1
  • Matrix / Runout ((Variant 2) B-Side run-out, hand-etched): BSK-2-3256-WW2 #2
  • Matrix / Runout ((Variant 3) A-Side run-out, hand-etched): BSK-1-3256-WW1
  • Matrix / Runout ((Variant 3) B-Side run-out, hand-etched): BSK-2-3256-RE1-WW2

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