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The best album by Captain Beefheart And His Magic Band is Trout Mask Replica which is ranked number 186 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 13,927.

Captain Beefheart And His Magic Band is ranked number 135 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 23,913.

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GUTBUCKET An Underworld Eruption 1969 UK ORG LP Jo-Anne Kelly BEEFHEART Korner
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CAPTAIN BEEFHEART PICTURES ARTICLES 16 X 12" POSTER SIZE 3 JAN 1976
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CAPTAIN BEEFHEART New Musical Express November 1st 1980 BLONDIE SKIDS MOTORHEAD
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Captain Beefheart And His Magic Band best albums

The following albums by Captain Beefheart And His Magic Band are ranked highest in the greatest album charts:

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Trout Mask ReplicaUnited States Captain Beefheart And His Magic Band
Year of Release:1969Appears in:551 charts
Rank in 1969:8Rank Score:13,927
Rank in 1960s32Overall Rank:186
Average Rating:  75/100 (799 votes)
Comments: 136 comments
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Safe As MilkUnited States Captain Beefheart And His Magic Band
Year of Release:1967Appears in:347 charts
Rank in 1967:15Rank Score:5,670
Rank in 1960s54Overall Rank:442
Average Rating:  80/100 (444 votes)
Comments: 27 comments
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Lick My Decals Off, BabyUnited States Captain Beefheart And His Magic Band
Year of Release:1970Appears in:78 charts
Rank in 1970:52Rank Score:915
Rank in 1970s438Overall Rank:2,177
Average Rating:  76/100 (112 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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Doc At The Radar StationUnited States Captain Beefheart And His Magic Band
Year of Release:1980Appears in:71 charts
Rank in 1980:47Rank Score:859
Rank in 1980s362Overall Rank:2,283
Average Rating:  74/100 (89 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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Shiny Beast (Bat Chain Puller)United States Captain Beefheart And His Magic Band
Year of Release:1978Appears in:68 charts
Rank in 1978:55Rank Score:687
Rank in 1970s522Overall Rank:2,707
Average Rating:  76/100 (86 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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Clear SpotUnited States Captain Beefheart And His Magic Band
Year of Release:1972Appears in:66 charts
Rank in 1972:54Rank Score:609
Rank in 1970s568Overall Rank:2,965
Average Rating:  77/100 (77 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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Mirror ManUnited States Captain Beefheart And His Magic Band
Year of Release:1971Appears in:37 charts
Rank in 1971:91Rank Score:312
Rank in 1970s881Overall Rank:5,004
Average Rating:  75/100 (60 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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Ice Cream For CrowUnited States Captain Beefheart And His Magic Band
Year of Release:1982Appears in:44 charts
Rank in 1982:86Rank Score:285
Rank in 1980s858Overall Rank:5,376
Average Rating:  73/100 (71 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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Strictly PersonalUnited States Captain Beefheart And His Magic Band
Year of Release:1968Appears in:30 charts
Rank in 1968:110Rank Score:157
Rank in 1960s568Overall Rank:8,551
Average Rating:  72/100 (47 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Unconditionally GuaranteedUnited States Captain Beefheart And His Magic Band
Year of Release:1974Appears in:9 charts
Rank in 1974:157Rank Score:110
Rank in 1970s1,680Overall Rank:11,260
Average Rating:  70/100 (16 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Overall band rank: 135

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Captain Beefheart And His Magic Band best tracks

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1.Moonlight On Vermont
(from the album Trout Mask Replica)
 87/100 (117 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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2.Electricity
(from the album Safe As Milk)
 84/100 (78 votes)
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3.Zig Zag Wanderer
(from the album Safe As Milk)
 84/100 (81 votes)
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4.Ella Guru
(from the album Trout Mask Replica)
 84/100 (107 votes)
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5.Veteran's Day Poppy
(from the album Trout Mask Replica)
 84/100 (93 votes)
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6.Sure 'Nuff 'N Yes I Do
(from the album Safe As Milk)
 84/100 (73 votes)
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7.Hot Head
(from the album Doc At The Radar Station)
 83/100 (19 votes)
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8.Frownland
(from the album Trout Mask Replica)
 83/100 (106 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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9.Pachuco Cadaver
(from the album Trout Mask Replica)
 82/100 (90 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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10.Abba Zaba
(from the album Safe As Milk)
 82/100 (69 votes)
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11.Sugar 'N Spikes
(from the album Trout Mask Replica)
 82/100 (77 votes)
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12.Tropical Hot Dog Night
(from the album Shiny Beast (Bat Chain Puller))
 82/100 (16 votes)
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13.When Big Joan Sets Up
(from the album Trout Mask Replica)
 82/100 (88 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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14.My Human Gets Me Blues
(from the album Trout Mask Replica)
 82/100 (87 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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15.I'm Glad
(from the album Safe As Milk)
 82/100 (67 votes)
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16.Dachau Blues
(from the album Trout Mask Replica)
 81/100 (101 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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17.Steal Softly Thru Snow
(from the album Trout Mask Replica)
 81/100 (76 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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18.Autumn's Child
(from the album Safe As Milk)
 81/100 (61 votes)
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19.The Floppy Boot Stomp
(from the album Shiny Beast (Bat Chain Puller))
 81/100 (14 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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20.Ant Man Bee
(from the album Trout Mask Replica)
 81/100 (79 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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Captain Beefheart And His Magic Band ratings

Average Rating: 
84/100 (from 95 votes)
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From Jbalbinolr 11/22/2017 21:30
One of the most unique artists of all time.
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From Aziraphale 10/08/2017 18:40
Age has made me lazy. With TV shows, Zombies and Dragons have become my intellectual limit. With music, it is nearly, but not quite as bad. I don’t like being made to work hard while listening to music anymore. Normally I would quickly pass over the likes of Beefheart; because I don’t want to put the work in. But here i have, and props where it is due. These guys could play and Beefheart was clever. Trout Mask is a hard listen, but the thought that went in to it is evident. Safe as Milk is more my bag and is a fantastic album. When one of his tracks find me, often it is a live track, and what a brilliant live act. I rarely find myself not chillin’. A great talent who made the musical world a more interesting place. Has to be close to top marks.
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From glynspsa 09/03/2017 11:12
truly revelatory artists.
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From VitorHugoP 06/03/2015 19:40
Awsome Progessive, Psychedelic and Exprimental Rock Band! Much Ahead of his time. A obligatory Band!
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From DoomFace 09/01/2014 12:38
Just sound like a genius, sometimes I wonder why I love it so much, but then it just sweeps you up again
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From Amirkhosro 07/17/2014 10:12
To any music lover: get Trout Mask Replica, Lick My Decals Off Baby, Doc At The Radar Station and Safe As Milk immediately. Get Mirror Man, Shiney Beast, Clear Spot and Ice Cream For Crow years later when you've listened to all the previous albums hundreds of times. This guy, like Mingus, has produced a very huge amount of superb music.
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From Lourenco 01/15/2014 02:46
one of the greatest avant garde artists of the 20th century
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From Willie24 11/03/2013 19:03
Like to say i get him but I don't. Unlike Zappa that i do get

At least i tried - maybe again some day
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From matthewsween 05/21/2012 08:51
He's awesome...very honest and very much ahead of his time.
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From junodog4 01/23/2012 02:24
I see the genius, and I know how influential and trailblazing they were. Captain Beefheart explored avenues that no other band had approached. Several albums are indeed classics. If you can imagine, despite all this, he may be overrated. I find many in music circles speak highly of Captain Beefheart because they feel they should. If I had a dime for every hack who thought name-dropping Trout Mask Replica made him a bohemian music hipster... It's OK to be unfamiliar with his work. It's OK to 'not get it'. It doesn't make you a chump.
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