THE BONZO DOG DOO-DAH BAND

Albums recorded by The Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band, with release dates and UK & US CD availability.

 

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RELEASED

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Gorilla

10/67

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The Doughnut In Granny's Greenhouse [aka Urban Spaceman, as The Bonzo Dog Band]

11/68

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Tadpoles [as The Bonzo Dog Band]

08/69

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Keynsham [as The Bonzo Dog Band]

11/69

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Let's Make Up And Be Friendly [as The Bonzo Dog Band]

03/72

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The Peel Sessions [EP, as The Bonzo Dog Band]

--/87

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Unpeeled

05/95

 

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Anthropology [previously unreleased material, as The Bonzo Dog Band]

03/99

9

The Complete BBC Recordings

08/02

10

Wrestle Poodles... And Win [live]

11/06


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1) GORILLA

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Cool Britannia
The Equestrian Statue
Jollity Farm
I Left My Heart In San Fransicso
Look Out, There's A Monster Coming
Jazz, Delicious Hot, Disgusting Cold
Death Cab For Cutie
Narcissus

The Intro And The Outro
Mickey's Son And Daughter
Big Shot
Music For The Head Ballet
Piggy Bank Love
I'm Bored
The Sound Of Music


Neil Innes
Bob Kerr
Vernon Nowell

Rodney Slater

"Legs" Larry Smith
Roger Ruskin Spear
Sam Spoons

Viv Stanshall


Producer:

Piano, Harpsichord, Guitar
Trumpet, Cornet, Vocals
Bass, Banjo, Baritone & Bass Saxophone, Nightingale Whistle
Alto, Baritone & Bass Saxophone,
Clarinet, Bass Clarinet, Trombone
Drums, Tuba, Tap Dance
Creator Of Electrical Props
Double Bass, Rhythm Pole,
Percussion, Spoons
Vocals, Trumpet, Euphonium,
Tuba, Ukulele

Gerry Bron

2) THE DOUGHNUT IN GRANNY'S GREENHOUSE [aka URBAN SPACEMAN]

 
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UK - The Doughnut In Granny's Greenhouse
We Are Normal
Postcard
Beautiful Zelda
Can Blue Men Sing The Whites
Hello Mabel
Kama Sutra

Humanoid Boogie
Trouser Press
My Pink Half Of The Drainpipe
Rockaliser Baby
Rhinocratic Oaths
Eleven Mustachioed Daughters

USA - Urban Spaceman
Urban Spaceman
We Are Normal
Postcard
Beautiful Zelda
Can Blue Men Sing The Whites
Hello Mabel
Kama Sutra

Humanoid Boogie
Trouser Press
My Pink Half Of The Drainpipe
Rockaliser Baby
Rhinocratic Oaths
Eleven Mustachioed Daughters

UK Issue


US Issue

Neil Innes









Rodney Slater







"Legs" Larry Smith




Roger Spear










Viv Stanshall












Producer:

Vocals (Tracks 1-4,7,10),
Organ (Tracks 1,12),
Guitar (Tracks 1-7,10),
Piano (Tracks 1,2,5-11),
Vibraphone (Track 2),
Dulcimer (Track 5),
Mellotron (Track 7),
Accordion (Track 9),
Harpsichord (Track 12),
Congas (Track 12)
Saxophone (Tracks 1-5,7-11),
Trumpet (Track 1),
Effects (Track 1),
Oboe (Tracks 2,11),
Cornet (Tracks 3,5,8),
Noises (Tracks 6,12),
Vocals (Track 9),
Trombone (Track 9)
Drums (Tracks 1-3,5-12),
Vocals (Tracks 1,9),
Noises (Track 1),
Tap Dance (Track 5),
Congas (Track 12)
Guitar (Tracks 1,4,7),
Trumpet (Track 1),
Flageolet (Track 1),
Noises (Tracks 1,6-8,12),
Clarinet (Tracks 2,9,11),
Saxophone (Tracks 2-5,7,11),
Cornet (Tracks 3,5),
Vocals (Track 8),
Xylophone (Track 9),
Accordion (Track 10),
Glockenspiel (Track 10)
Vocals (Tracks 1,2,4-6,9-12),
Trumpet (Tracks 1,3,5,8,11),
Tuba (Track 1),
Percussion (Track 1),
Violin (Track 1),
Saxophone (Tracks 2-5),
Euphonium (Track 2),
Noises (Track 7),
Musette (Track 12),
Congas (Track 12)

Track numbers relate to the UK issue

Gerry Bron, Gus Dudgeon

3) TADPOLES

 
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UK Issue
Hunting Tigers Out In "Indiah"
Shirt
Tubas In The Moonlight
Dr Jazz
Monster Mash
I'm The Urban Spaceman

Ali Baba's Camel
Laughing Blues
By A Waterfall
Mr Apollo
Canyons Of Your Mind

USA Issue
Hunting Tigers Out In "Indiah"
Shirt
Tubas In The Moonlight
Dr Jazz
Monster Mash
Ready-Mades

Ali Baba's Camel
Laughing Blues
By A Waterfall
Mr Apollo
Canyons Of Your Mind


Dennis Cowan
Neil Innes
Rodney Slater
"Legs" Larry Smith
Roger Ruskin Spear
Viv Stanshall

Producer:

Bass, Vocals
Bass, Guitar, Keyboards, Vocals
Saxophone
Drums
Saxophone
Percussion, Trumpet, Vocals

Gus Dudgeon

4) KEYNSHAM

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You Done My Brain In
Keynsham
Quiet Talks And Summer Walks
Tent
We Were Wrong
Joke Shop Man
The Bride Stripped Bare By "Bachelors"
Look At Me I'm Wonderful

What Do You Do?
Mr Slater's Parrot
Sport (The Odd Boy)
I Want To Be With You
Noises For The Leg
Busted


Dennis Cowan
Neil Innes
Rodney Slater
"Legs" Larry Smith
Roger Ruskin Spear
Viv Stanshall

Producer:

Bass, Vocals
Bass, Guitar, Keyboards, Vocals
Saxophone
Drums
Saxophone
Percussion, Trumpet, Vocals

Neil Innes, Viv Stanshall

5) LET'S MAKE UP AND BE FRIENDLY

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The Strain
Turkeys
King Of Scurf
Waiting For The Wardrobe
Straight From My Heart
Rusty (Champion Thrust)

Rawlinson End
Don't Get Me Wrong
Fresh Wound
Bad Blood
Slush


Dennis Cowan
Hughie Flint
Neil Innes

Tony Kaye
Dick Parry
Dave Richards
Andy Roberts
Rodney Slater
"Legs" Larry Smith

Roger Ruskin Spear
Viv Stanshall
Bubs White

Producer:

Bass, Steel Guitar, Voice
Drums, Percussion
Vocals, Piano, Organ,
Guitar (Track 9)
Organ & Piano (Track 6)
Saxophone, Flute
Bass, Vocals
Fiddle, Mandolin, Vocals, Guitar
Saxophone
Drums (Tracks 4,6),
Vocals (Track 6)
Vocals, Saxophone, Xylophone
Vocals, Ukulele
Guitar

Neil Innes (Tracks 1-5,7-11),
Tony Kaye (Track 6),
"Legs" Larry Smith (Track 6),
Viv Stanshall (Tracks 1-5,7-11)

6) THE PEEL SESSIONS

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We're Going To Bring It On Home
Monster Mash

Sofa Head
Tent


Dennis Cowan
Neil Innes
Vernon Nowell
Rodney Slater


"Legs" Larry Smith
Roger Ruskin Spear

Sam Spoons
Viv Stanshall

Producer:

Bass
Piano, Guitar
Banjo, Bass
Alto, Bass, Baritone & Tenor
Saxophone, Trombone, Clarinet,
Bass Clarinet, Tuba
Drums, Tuba
Cornet, Tenor Saxophone,
Xylophone
Drums, Percussion
Vocals, Trumpet, Euphonium, Tuba

John Walters

 

Recorded for John Peel's BBC Radio 1 show at Studio 4, Maida Vale, London, England on 29 July 1969 and first transmitted on 3 August 1969

7) UNPEELED

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Do The Trouser Press Baby
Canyons Of Your Mind
I'm The Urban Spaceman
Hello Mabel
Mr Apollo
Tent
Monster Mash
Give Booze A Chance
We Were Wrong
Keynsham
I Want To Be With You
Mickey's Son And Daughter
The Craig Torso Show
Can Blue Men Sing The Whites?
Look At Me I'm Wonderful
Quiet Talks And Summer Walks




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Tracks 1-3: recorded for John Peel's Top Gear BBC Radio 1 show at Studio 1, 201 Piccadilly, London, England on 29 April 1968
and first transmitted on 5 May 1968
Track 4: recorded for Saturday Club on 29 October 1968
Tracks 5,15,16: recorded for John Peel's Top Gear BBC Radio 1 show at The Playhouse Theatre, Northumberland Avenue, London,
England on 31 March 1969 and first transmitted on 13 April 1969
Tracks 6,7: recorded for John Peel's Top Gear BBC Radio 1 show at Studio 4, Maida Vale, London, England on 29 July 1969
and first transmitted on 3 August 1969
Tracks 8-11: recorded for John Peel's Top Gear BBC Radio 1 show on 2 October 1968
Tracks 12,13: recorded for John Peel's Top Gear BBC Radio 1 show on 8 November 1967
Track 14: recorded for John Peel's Top Gear BBC Radio 1 show on 8 July 1968

8) ANTHROPOLOGY

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Tent
Busted
I'm The Urban Spaceman 1
Mr Slater's Parrot
Canyons Of Your Mind (intro)
Canyons Of Your Mind (false start)
Canyons Of Your Mind 1
The Equestrian Statue
Tragic Magic (aka Keynsham)
Quiet Talks And Summer Walks
What Do You Do
Give Booze A Chance
And 3/4
National Beer
Canyons Of Your Mind 2
Jokeshop Man
A Wonderful Day Like Today
Mr Hyde In Me
Look At Me I'm Wonderful (Peel Sessions version, featuring Legs Larry Smith)
We Were Wrong
Sofa Head
By A Waterfall
Boiled Ham Rhumba
Intro
The Monster Mash
The Humanoid Boogie
I'm The Urban Spaceman 2
The Sound Of Music
Little Sir Echo
You Done My Brain In




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Previously unreleased Bonzo Dog Band material, compiled from rehearsals, demos, alternative versions and outtakes

9) THE COMPLETE BBC RECORDINGS

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Do The Trouser Press
Canyons Of Your Mind
I'm The Urban Spaceman
Hello Mabel
Mr Apollo
Tent
Monster Mash
Give Booze A Chance
We Were Wrong
Keynsham
I Want To Be With You
Mickey's Son And Daughter
Craig Torso Show
Can Blue Men Sing The Whites?
Look At Me I'm Wonderful
Quiet Talks And Summer Walks
We're Going To Bring It On Home
Sofa Head
Canyons Of Your Mind
I'm The Urban Spaceman




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Tracks 1-3: recorded for John Peel's Top Gear BBC Radio 1 show at Studio 1, 201 Piccadilly, London, England on 29 April 1968
and first transmitted on 5 May 1968
Track 4: recorded for Saturday Club on 29 October 1968
Tracks 5,15,16: recorded for John Peel's Top Gear BBC Radio 1 show at The Playhouse Theatre, Northumberland Avenue, London,
England on 31 March 1969 and first transmitted on 13 April 1969
Tracks 6,7,17,18: recorded for John Peel's Top Gear BBC Radio 1 show at Studio 4, Maida Vale, London, England on 29 July 1969
and first transmitted on 3 August 1969
Tracks 8-11: recorded for John Peel's Top Gear BBC Radio 1 show on 2 October 1968
Tracks 12,13: recorded for John Peel's Top Gear BBC Radio 1 show on 8 November 1967
Track 14: recorded for John Peel's Top Gear BBC Radio 1 show on 8 July 1968
Track 19: recorded for Colour Me Pop 21 December 1968
Track 20: recorded for Late Night Line Up in 1986

10) WRESTLE POODLES... AND WIN

 
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CD One: The Tigers Head Days
Rule Britannia
Hunting Tigers
My Brother Makes The Noises
Doorstep
Little Sir Echo
Ali Baba's Camel
Falling In Love Again
Watermelon
Lookout There's A Monster Coming
Whispering
By A Waterfall
Sheik Of Araby
Hello Mabel
Jollity Farm
Equestrian Statue

CD Two: Into The Electric Era
Cool Britannia
We Are Normal
Strain
Sound Of Music
Exodus
Trouser Press
My Pink Half Of The Drainpipe
I'm Bored
Sport (The Odd Boy)
Mr Apollo
Humanoid Boogie
Tent
Can Blue Men Sing The Whites
Look At Me I'm Wonderful
San Francisco
Rhinocratic Oaths
Mr Slater's Parrot
Monster Mash
Urban Spaceman
Canyons Of Your Mind


Adrian Edmondson

Stephen Fry

Tom Fry
Neil Innes
JJ Jones
Phill Jupitus

Bob Kerr

Paul Merton
Vernon Nowell
Andy Roberts
Mickey Simmonds
Rodney Slater

"Legs" Larry Smith
Roger Ruskin Spear

Sam Spoons


Producer:

Vocals (Tracks 12,16,17),
Voice (Track 23)
Tap Dance (Track 8),
Voice (Tracks 8,13,15,18,22)
Bass
Keyboards, Vocals, Guitar
Drums
Guitar (Tracks 12,19),
Vocals (Tracks 19,26)
Cornet, Euphonium, Vocals,
Trombone, Saxophone
Vocals (Track 24)
Banjo, Saw, Ukulele, Vocals
Guitar
Keyboards
Clarinet, Saxophone, Vocals,
Percussion
Vocals
Saxophone, Vocals, Percussion,
Theremin, Trumpet
Drums, Percussion, Spoons,
Vocals

Pip Williams

 

Recorded live at The Astoria, London, England on 28 January 2006