John Morton

Real Name:
John D Morton
Profile:
John D Morton (born 27 March 1953) is an American musician, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, poet, writer, and visual artist born in Lakewood, Ohio best known as the leader and founder of "proto punk" band Electric Eels in 1972.
Left Cleveland for Brooklyn, NY circa 1980 and has been living in Toronto, Ontario, Canada in recent times.
1st wife was Michele Zalopany.
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Vocals

Tinnitus191304, none Having A Philosophical Investigation With The Electric Eels — John Morton The Electric Eels* The Electric Eels* - Having A Philosophical Investigation With The Electric Eels(LP, Album, Ltd) The Tinnitus Label, Mustard (2) Tinnitus191304, none US 1989 Sell This Version
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HMS174-2, HMS 174-2 God Says Fuck You — John Morton The Electric Eels* The Electric Eels* - God Says Fuck You(CD, Album) Homestead Records, Homestead Records HMS174-2, HMS 174-2 US 1991 Sell This Version
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scat45-2 Those Were Different Times. — John Morton Mirrors / Electric Eels / The Styrenes Mr. Crab and 7 more… Mirrors / Electric Eels / The Styrenes - Those Were Different Times. (Comp) Scat Records (2) scat45-2 US 1997 Sell This Version
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none Agitated: 1975 — John Morton Electric Eels Electric Eels - Agitated: 1975(LP, Ltd, Unofficial) Not On Label (Electric Eels) none Germany 2000 Sell This Version
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scat62-1 The Eyeball Of Hell — John Morton Electric Eels Electric Eels - The Eyeball Of Hell (Album, Comp) Scat Records (2) scat62-1 US 2001 Sell This Version
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DCP002 Kindred Spirits — John Morton Doc City* Ego You (The Id, The Ego, And The Super Ego You) and 4 more… Doc City* - Kindred Spirits(CD, Album) Doc City Productions DCP002 US 2002 Sell This Version
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US-0325 England's Dreaming — John Morton Various Accident Various - England's Dreaming(CD, Comp) Trikont US-0325 UK & Europe 2004 Sell This Version
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NPR 452 Misery Escape — John Morton The Sorrow My Oblivion The Sorrow - Misery Escape(CD, Ltd, Dig) Napalm Records NPR 452 Germany 2012 Sell This Version
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SV114CD Terminal — John Morton Cheese Borger And The Cleveland Steamers* Tim's Eyes (as John D Morton) Cheese Borger And The Cleveland Steamers* - Terminal(CD, Album) Smog Veil Records SV114CD US 2013 Sell This Version
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SJR CD272 Punk 45: Kill The Hippies! Kill Yourself! The American Nation Destroys Its Young - Underground Punk In The United States Of America, 1973-1980 Vol. 1 — John Morton Various Your Full Of Shit (as John D Morton) Various - Punk 45: Kill The Hippies! Kill Yourself! The American Nation Destroys Its Young - Underground Punk In The United States Of America, 1973-1980 Vol. 1(CD, Comp) Soul Jazz Records SJR CD272 UK 2013 Sell This Version
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KRYPT-039 X Sticky Fingers X — John Morton x_x x_x - X Sticky Fingers X (Comp) Full Contact Records (2) KRYPT-039 Finland 2014 Sell This Version
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sv059, SV59 Die Electric Eels — John Morton Electric Eels Electric Eels - Die Electric Eels(LP, Comp) Superior Viaduct, Superior Viaduct sv059, SV59 US 2014 Sell This Version
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SV117 Albert Ayler's Ghosts Live At The Yellow Ghetto — John Morton x_x x_x - Albert Ayler's Ghosts Live At The Yellow Ghetto (EP) Smog Veil Records SV117 US 2015 Sell This Version
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MME-003 Not Now No Way — John Morton X Pagans X* X Pagans X* - Not Now No Way(7") My Mind's Eye Records MME-003 US 2018 Sell This Version
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Instruments & Performance

RT 008 Agitated / Cyclotron — John Morton Die Electric Eels* Die Electric Eels* - Agitated / Cyclotron (Single) Rough Trade RT 008 UK 1978 Sell This Version
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DR8, DR EIGHT No Nonsense / Approaching The Minimal With Spray Guns — John Morton X-X* X-X* - No Nonsense / Approaching The Minimal With Spray Guns (Single) Drome, Drome DR8, DR EIGHT US 1980 Sell This Version
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VIS 801 Michael Vena (2) Michael Vena (2) - "Stone Ground Will Crumble"(LP, Album) Vision Records (15) VIS 801 US 1980 Sell This Version
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MUST107, Must 107 Spin Age Blasters / Bunnies — John Morton The Electric Eels* The Electric Eels* - Spin Age Blasters / Bunnies (Single) Mustard (2), Mustard (2) MUST107, Must 107 US 1981 Sell This Version
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YD 0104, DX 3185 Still Believe — John Morton Michael Tomlinson (2) Run With Me Michael Tomlinson (2) - Still Believe (Album) Cypress Records, Cypress Records YD 0104, DX 3185 US 1987 Sell This Version
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Tinnitus191304, none Having A Philosophical Investigation With The Electric Eels — John Morton The Electric Eels* The Electric Eels* - Having A Philosophical Investigation With The Electric Eels(LP, Album, Ltd) The Tinnitus Label, Mustard (2) Tinnitus191304, none US 1989 Sell This Version
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HMS174-2, HMS 174-2 God Says Fuck You — John Morton The Electric Eels* The Electric Eels* - God Says Fuck You(CD, Album) Homestead Records, Homestead Records HMS174-2, HMS 174-2 US 1991 Sell This Version
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HMS173-2 It's Artastic! - Cleveland '75 To '79 — John Morton The Styrenes As If I Cared The Styrenes - It's Artastic! - Cleveland '75 To '79(CD, Comp) Homestead Records HMS173-2 US 1991 Sell This Version
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MCASD 11203 My Cherie — John Morton Sheena Easton Next To You Sheena Easton - My Cherie (Album) MCA Records MCASD 11203 Canada 1995 Sell This Version
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DGCD5-24969, Cook CD 098 Datapanik In The Year Zero — John Morton Pere Ubu Jaguar Ride Pere Ubu - Datapanik In The Year Zero (Comp, Album) DGC DGCD5-24969, Cook CD 098 US 1996 Sell This Version
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CLECD2 CLE Magazine Presents: Cleveland... So Much To Answer For — John Morton Various Kharma Bank Various - CLE Magazine Presents: Cleveland... So Much To Answer For(2xCD, Comp, Ltd) CLE Magazine CLECD2 US 1996 Sell This Version