Ed Marimba

Real Name:
Dr. Arthur Dyer Tripp III
Profile:
Born September 10th, 1944 in Athens, Ohio, Art Tripp grew up in Pittsburgh before becoming a percussionist for the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra in 1962. He played and recorded with Frank Zappa and The Mothers of Invention from 1968 until the end of 1969, before joining Captain Beefheart and His Magic Band for four years. On the Beefheart album "Spotlight Kid" he appeared on the credits under both aliases of Ed Marimba & Ted Cactus. Art Tripp eventually gave up music and became a chiropractor. He was once also a member of the group Mallard.
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Ed Marimba Discography Tracks

Instruments & Performance

Ed Marimba - Lick My Decals Off, Baby album art Captain Beefheart & The Magic Band Captain Beefheart & The Magic Band - Lick My Decals Off, Baby (Album) Straight UK 1970 Sell This Version
PRO 434 Ed Marimba - Radio Spots For Captain Beefheart "Lick My Decals Off, Baby" album art Captain Beefheart Captain Beefheart - Radio Spots For Captain Beefheart "Lick My Decals Off, Baby"(7", Single, Promo) Reprise Records PRO 434 US 1970 Sell This Version
Ed Marimba - Clear Spot album art Captain Beefheart And The Magic Band Captain Beefheart And The Magic Band - Clear Spot (Album) Reprise Records US 1972 Sell This Version
Ed Marimba - The Spotlight Kid album art Captain Beefheart Captain Beefheart - The Spotlight Kid (Album) Reprise Records Canada 1971 Sell This Version
Ed Marimba - The Spotlight Kid / Clear Spot album art Captain Beefheart And The Magic Band* Captain Beefheart And The Magic Band* - The Spotlight Kid / Clear Spot (Comp) Reprise Records Europe 1990 Sell This Version
Ed Marimba - Puller Man album art Captain Beefheart Can't Do This Unless I Do That Captain Beefheart - Puller Man (Comp) German Records World Productions Germany 1994 Sell This Version
Ed Marimba - The Dust Blows Forward (An Anthology) album art Captain Beefheart & The Magic Band Lick My Decals Off, Baby and 15 more… Captain Beefheart & The Magic Band - The Dust Blows Forward (An Anthology) (Comp) Rhino Entertainment Company US 1999 Sell This Version
OzitCD9006 Ed Marimba - Live At Bickershaw Festival - North West England 1972 album art Captain Beefheart And The Magic Band Captain Beefheart And The Magic Band - Live At Bickershaw Festival - North West England 1972(CD, Unofficial) Ozit-Morpheus Records OzitCD9006 UK 2007 Sell This Version
OZITLP 8008 Ed Marimba - Translucent Fresnel album art Captain Beefheart And The Magic Band Captain Beefheart And The Magic Band - Translucent Fresnel(2xLP, Comp) Ozit-Morpheus Records, Dandelion Records (3) OZITLP 8008 UK 2011 Sell This Version
CD9009 Ed Marimba - Nan True's Hole Tapes Vol 2 album art Captain Beefheart And The Magic Band Captain Beefheart And The Magic Band - Nan True's Hole Tapes Vol 2(CD, Comp, Unofficial) Ozit-Morpheus Records, Dandelion Records (3) CD9009 UK 2011 Sell This Version
HST112DVD Ed Marimba - The Lost Broadcasts album art Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band* Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band* - The Lost Broadcasts(DVD) Gonzo Multimedia HST112DVD UK 2012 Sell This Version
LETV110LP Ed Marimba - The Lost Broadcasts album art Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band* Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band* - The Lost Broadcasts(LP) Let Them Eat Vinyl LETV110LP UK 2013 Sell This Version
Ed Marimba - Sun Zoom Spark: 1970 To 1972  album art Captain Beefheart Click Clack and 21 more… Captain Beefheart - Sun Zoom Spark: 1970 To 1972 (Album, Comp) Rhino Records (2), Reprise Records, Warner Music, Rhino Records (2), Reprise Records, Warner Music Europe 2014 Sell This Version
GZO106CD Ed Marimba - Somewhere Over Vancouver (Live) 1973 album art Captain Beefheart & The Magic Band Captain Beefheart & The Magic Band - Somewhere Over Vancouver (Live) 1973(CD, Album, Unofficial) Gonzo Multimedia GZO106CD UK 2014 Sell This Version