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Bonzo Dog Band - Collaborations and Compilations

Bonzos and post-Bonzos collaborations with others, multi-artist compilations and tributes.



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Collaboration Singles

Witchi Tai To/Jam by Topo D. Bill
1969 Charisma CB 116

Labio-Dental Fricative/Paper-Round by Vivian Stanshall's Sean Head Showband
1970 Liberty LBF 15309

Suspicion/Blind Date by Vivian Stanshall & His Gargantuan Chums/biG Grunt
1970 Fly BUG 4

Angelina/Come Out Into The Open by The World
c1970 Liberty LBS 15402

Punkutation/Never Swat A Fly by Tatty Ollity
c1971 Tatty Rec 101

The Young Ones/Are You Havin' Any Fun/The Question by Vivian Stanshall and Kilgaron
1976 Harvest HAR 5114

I must Be In Love by The Rutles
1978 Warner K 17125
UK charts: entered 15-Apr-78 for 4 weeks reaching number 39

Collaboration Albums

[ Gutbucket | Progressive Heavies | Lucky Planet | The Alberts | McGuinness Flint | Tubular Bells | Peter and The Wolf | Captain Lockheed and the Starfighters | Poke In The Eye With a Sharp Stick | Rutland Times | Rutland Weekend Television Song Book | Rutles | Skite | Arc Of A Diver | Secret Policeman's Ball | The Secret Policeman's Other Ball | Rutles Highway Revisited | The Last Temptation Of Elvis | Tanks For The Mammaries | Dead Parrot Society | Famous Charisma Box | Charisma Poser | Whole Lotta Lava | Archaeology | Rehearsal | By Jingo, It's British Rubbish ]

Gutbucket: An Underworld Eruption by The Bonzo Dog Band, Captain Beefheart and others
1968? Liberty LBX/3 (LP)

Progressive Heavies by various artists
1970 United Artists UAS 5503
  1. Feelin' Alright: Traffic
  2. Words: The Bee Gees
  3. Rollin And Tumblin': Johnny Winter
  4. Boogie Music: Canned Heat
  5. I'm A Man: Spencer Davis
  6. Dear Mr. Fantasy: Traffic
  7. White Room: Cream
  8. Catfish Blues: Canned Heat
  9. Bad Luck And Trouble: Johnny Winter
  10. Gimme Some Lovin': Spencer Davis
  11. Urban Spaceman: The Bonzo Dog Band
  12. Forty Thousand Headman: Traffic

Lucky Planet by The World
Nov 1970 Liberty LBG 83419 (UK)
  1. Not the First Time
  2. Sail Away
  3. 9-5 Pollution Blues
  4. Lead Us
  5. Things I Could Have Said
  6. Come Into The Open
  7. Godzilla's Return

The Alberts / The Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band / The Temperance Seven
1971? EMI Starline SRS 5151
Compiled from EMI archives by Chris Ellis
  1. You're Driving Me Crazy: The Temperance Seven
  2. Charley My Boy: The Temperance Seven
  3. Thanks For the Melody: The Temperance Seven
  4. P.C.Q. (Please Charleston Quietly): The Temperance Seven
  5. Button Up Your Overcoat: The Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band (De Sylva/Brown/Henderson) 1966
  6. My Brother Makes the Noises For the Talkies: The Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band (Amberg/Raymond/Bernauer) 1966
  7. Morse Code Melody: The Alberts
  8. Pasadena: The Temperance Seven
  9. Sugar: The Temperance Seven
  10. Easy Money: The Temperance Seven
  11. The Shake: The Temperance Seven
  12. I'm Gonna Bring A Watermelon To My Girl Tonight: The Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band (Conrad) 1966
  13. Alley Oop: The Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band (Fozier) 1966
  14. Sleepy Valley: The Alberts

McGuinness Flint by McGuinness Flint (featuring Neil Innes)
Jan-1971 Capitol EA-ST 22625

Tubular Bells by Mike Oldfield
1973 Virgin V2001
Vivian was the Master of Ceremonies

Grimms discography

Peter and The Wolf by various artists
1975 RSO RS-1-30011 (LP)
(featuring Vivian as narrator, Manfred Mann, Gary Brooker, Chris Spedding, Gary Moore, Stephane Grappelli, Brian Eno, Keith Tippett, Jack Lancaster, Jon Heisman, Cozy Powell, Phil Collins, Alvin Lee, Robin Lumley)

Captain Lockheed and the Starfighters by Robert Calvert
(featuring Vivian, Brian Eno, Arthur Brown & Jim Capaldi)
  1. Franz Joseph Strauss
  2. The Aerospaceage Inferno
  3. Aircraft Salesman
  4. The Widow Maker
  5. Two Test Pilots Discuss The Starfighter's Performance
  6. The Right Stuff
  7. Board Meeting
  8. The Song Of The Gremlin (part 1)
  9. Ground Crew
  10. Hero With A Wing
  11. Ground Control To Pilot
  12. Ejection
  13. Interview
  14. I Resign
  15. The Song Of The Gremin (part 2)
  16. Bier Garten
  17. Catch A Falling Starfighter

A Poke In The Eye With a Sharp Stick by various artists
1976 Transatlantic TRA 331 (LP)
(featuring Neil)

The Rutland Times by Eric Idle and Neil Innes
c1976 Passport Records PPSD-98018 (USA) (featuring Andy Roberts, Dave Richards, Roger Swallow, Roger Rettig, Billy Bremner, Brian Hodgson, John Halsey, David Battley, Zoot Money)
  1. L'Amour Perdu
  2. Gibberish
  3. Front Loader
  4. Say Sorry Again
  5. I Must Be In Love
  6. 24 Hours In Tunbridge Wells
  7. The Fabulous Bingo Brothers
  8. Concrete Jungle Boy
  9. The Children of Rock and Roll
  10. Stoop Solo
  11. Song o' the Insurance Men
  12. Testing
  13. I Give Myself To You
  14. Communist Cooking
  15. Johnny Cash
  16. Protest Song
  17. Accountancy Shanty
  18. Football
  19. Boring
  20. L'Amour Perdu Cha Cha Cha
  21. The Hard To Get
  22. The Song o' the Continuity Announcers

The Rutland Weekend Television Song Book by Neil Innes and Eric Idle
1976 BBC REB 233

The Rutles by Neil Innes & Eric Idle
UK charts: entered 15-Apr-78 for 11 weeks reaching number 12
Rhino 75760 (USA) CD cover EP cover

Skite by Alberto Y Lost Trios Paranoias
1978 Logo Records 1009
Contributed by Bert van der Leije:

Arc Of A Diver
1980 (Vivian Stanshall writing for Steve Winwood)

The Secret Policeman's Ball - The Music by various artists
1980 Island 12WIP 6598 (UK)
(featuring Neil)
Recorded at The Secret Policeman's Ball, the 1979 Amnesty International Comedy Gala, at Her Majesty's Theatre, London on 27th-30th June 1979.
  1. Pinball Wizard: Pete Townshend
  2. Drowned: Pete Townshend
  3. 1967 (So Long Ago): Tom Robinson
  4. Glad To Be Gay: Tom Robinson
  5. Spontaneous: Neil Innes
  6. Cavatina: John Williams
  7. Bach-Bourree: John Williams
  8. Won't Get Fooled Again: Pete Townshend & John Williams

The Secret Policeman's Other Ball by various artists
1981 Springtime Records HAHA 6003
(featuring Neil preforming Song in a French Accent)

Rutles Highway Revisited (a tribute to the Rutles)
1990? New York : Shimmy-Disc
All songs written by Neil Innes.
Recorded principally at Noise, New York City, 1990.
  1. Cheese And Onions: Galaxie 500
  2. Hold My Hand: The Pussywillows
  3. Number One: Bongos, Bass, & Bob
  4. Good Times Roll: Lida Husik
  5. Another Day: Dogbowl
  6. Piggy In The Middle: Das Damen
  7. I Must be in Love: Syd Straw & Marc Ribot
  8. Nevertheless: Joey Arias
  9. Let's Be Natural: When the People Were Shorter & Lived Near the Water
  10. Between Us: Unrest
  11. Ouch!: Peter Stampfel & the Bottlecaps
  12. Blue Suede Schubert: The Tinklers
  13. Living In Hope: Tuli Kupferberg
  14. Baby Let Me Be: Daniel Johnston
  15. It's Looking Good: Uncle Wiggly
  16. Goose Step Mama: Shonen Knife
  17. Get Up And Go: Jellyfish Kiss
  18. Doubleback Alley: King Missile
  19. With A Girl Like You: Paleface
  20. Love Life: Bongwater

The Last Temptation Of Elvis
  1. Viva Las Vegas - Bruce Springsteen
  2. (Let Me Be Your) Teddy Bear - Sydney Youngblood
  3. Loving You - Tanita Tikaram
  4. Let's Have a Party - Robert Plant
  5. Got a Lot o'Lovin' To Do - The Pogues
  6. Love Me Tender - Holly Johnson
  7. It's Now or Never - Paul McCartney
  8. Mean Woman Blues - Dion DiMucci
  9. Guitar Man - The Jesus and Mary Chain
  10. King Creole - Cath Carroll & Steve Albini
  11. Young and Beautiful - Aaron Neville
  12. (There's) No Room To Rhumba in a Sports Car - Vivian Stanshall & The Big Boys
  13. (You're So Square) Baby I Don't Care - The Primitives
  14. Can't Help Falling in Love - Hall & Oates
  15. Crawfish - The Reggae Philharmonic Orchestra
  16. Return to Sender - Ian McCulloch
  17. Trouble - Fuzzbox
  18. Thanks to the Rolling Sea - The Hollow Men
  19. Follow That Dream - The Blow Monkeys
  20. Blue Suede Shoes - Lemmy & The Upsetters with Mick Green
  21. Wooden Heart - Nanci Griffith & The Blue Moon Orchestra
  22. Down in the Alley - The Jeff Healey Band
  23. Jailhouse Rock - The Cramps
  24. Marguerita - Les Negresses Vertes
  25. Rock-a-Hula-Baby - Pop Will Eat Itself
  26. King of the Whole Wide World - Elvis Presley (previously unissued takes 1-3)

Tanks For The Mammaries by various artists
(featuring The Rutles)
  1. Nowhere Man: The Beatles
  2. If You Wanna Be Me Be Me: Cat Stevens
  3. Purple Danger: Fleetwood Mac
  4. Dallas: Steely Dan
  5. Toujours L'Amour: Procol Harum, Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra & Roger Wagner Chorale
  6. Rest In Peace: Mott The Hoople
  7. Rebel Rebel: David Bowie
  8. Baby Don't Do It: The Band
  9. You Know Where Your Interest Lies: Simon & Garfunkel
  10. Summer Day Sand: Jethro Tull
  11. Red Light Roll On: Spirit
  12. Grow Pins: Captain Beefheart & The Magic Band
  13. Diddy Wah Diddy: Captain Beefheart & The Magic Band
  14. So You Want To Be A Rock'n'Roll Star: The Move
  15. The Fever: Bruce Springsteen
  16. Long May You Run: Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young
  17. Little Drummer Boy/Silent Night/Auld Lang Syne: Jimi Hendrix & The Band of Gypsies
  18. Deadly Jaws: Frank Zappa and The Mothers of Invention
  19. Get Up and Go: The Rutles
  20. No Pakistanis: The Beatles
  21. The Lion Sleeps Tonight: Brian Eno
  22. The Runaway: Gentle Giant
  23. Lay Down: The Strawbs
  24. The Twelve Drugs of Christmas: The Mushroom Tabernacle Choir
  25. You Just Want Meat (You Don't Want Me): Jackson Browne
  26. All That You Dream: Little Feat
  27. Hooray For Captain Spaulding: Groucho Marx

Dead Parrot Society by various artists
1993 Rhino R2 71049 (CD)
(featuring Neil's Protest Song)

The Famous Charisma Box by various artists
1993 CASBOX 1 4-CD box set
Compilation by Glen Colson.
(Cover is the same as The Charisma Poser)
Starts with an eulogy for Tony Stratton-Smith by Vivian Stanshall and features linking tracks by Vivian, Terry Keeps His Clips On, the first 9 minutes of Sir Henry At Rawlinson End, Witchi Tai To, a memorabilia spread on Vivian and a tribute to Tony Stratton-Smith by `Legs' Larry Smith.
    Volume 1 - Charisma's Purple Patch
  1. Hoopoe's Tales: Vivian Stanshall
  2. Sympathy: Rare Bird
  3. Refugees: Van Der Graaf Generator
  4. Lady Eleanor: Lindisfarne
  5. The Knife: Genesis
  6. Indian Summer: Audience
  7. Witchi Tai To: Topo D. Bil
  8. Terry Keeps His Clips On: Vivian Stanshall
  9. Hungarian Peasant Girl: Trevor Billmuss
  10. Regent Street: Steam Driven Thing
  11. Gaye: Clifford T. Ward
  12. Imperial Zeppelin: Peter Hammill
  13. Painted Ladies: G. T. Moore
  14. Money Game: Alan Hull
  15. Ooh Mother: Unicorn
  16. Liar: Capability Brown
  17. Intermezzo Karelia Suite: The Nice

    Volume 2 - Carry On Charisma
  1. Quark, Strangeness and Charm: Hawkwind
  2. Solsbury Hill: Peter Gabriel
  3. Lucinda: Howard Werth
  4. Why Can't I Be Satisfied: Jack The Lad
  5. Doubting Thomas: Jackson Heights
  6. Fog On The Tyne: Lindisfarne
  7. I Get A Kick Out Of You: Gary Shearson
  8. Ritt Mickley: Refugee
  9. Disco Suicide: Brand X
  10. Working In Line: Mike Rutherford
  11. Go Placidly: Every Which Way
  12. Robot Man: Rick Wakeman
  13. And The Wheels Keep Turning: Tony Banks
  14. Out In The Sun: Patrick Moraz
  15. How Can I: Steve Hackett
  16. Too Many People: Graham Bell
  17. Happy The Man: Genesis
  18. She Belongs To Me: Bell and Arc

    Volume 3 - The Silver Tongued Years
  1. The Talkie's Window: Vivian Stanshall
  2. The Arrest of Oscar Wilde At The Cadogan Hotel: Sir John Betjeman
  3. Window City: Vivian Stanshall
  4. Travel Agent Sketch: Monty Python
  5. Cultural Attaché: Barry Humphries
  6. Window City: Vivian Stanshall
  7. Talks Turf: Peter O'Sullevan
  8. Three-Fold Attunement: Gordon Turner
  9. Talks Cricket: John Arlott
  10. Window City: Vivian Stanshall
  11. One & Two: R.D. Laing
  12. Window City: Vivian Stanshall
  13. Sir Henry At Rawlinson End: Vivian Stanshall
  14. Finland: Monty Python
  15. The Varsity Students Rag: Sir John Betjeman
  16. I Bet You They Won't Play This Song On The Radio: Monty Python
  17. Theme One: Van Der Graaf Generator
  18. Window City: Vivian Stanshall

    Volume 4 - The Terminal Years
  1. Chasing Sheep Is Best Left To Shepherds: Michael Nyman
  2. Front Door: Gregory Isaacs
  3. Cloudy Day: Congo Ashanti Roy
  4. Put It Out: Prince Far
  5. Don't Leave Me This Way: Desperadoes
  6. Move It On Up: G.T. Moore
  7. (Hey You) The Rock Steady Crew: The Rock Steady Crew
  8. Hey DJ: World's Famous Supreme Team
  9. Paper Heart: Robert King
  10. Anticipation: Delta
  11. All About You: Scars
  12. Ten Don'ts For Honeymooners: The Monochrome Set
  13. Making Time '85: The Creation
  14. Freedom Jazz Dance: Keith Emerson
  15. It's All Over Now Baby Blue: Link Wray
  16. The Embezzler: Howard Werth & The Moonbeams
  17. Kittiwake: Bert Jansch
  18. Too Late For Goodbyes: Julian Lennon
  19. God Rock: Nik Turner

The Charisma Poser by various artists
1993 Virgin
From the booklet: The tracks featured here are not included in the Box Set, but serve as an introduction and companion to it. Highly collectable and highly listenable.
  1. Eulogy: Vivian Stanshall
  2. Happy Anniversary: Gregory Isaacs
  3. Belladonna Moonshine: Audience
  4. Invasion Exercise on the Poultry Farm: Sir John Betjeman
  5. C'est La Vie: G.T. Moore
  6. Meet Me On The Corner: Lindisfarne
  7. Wherewithal: Clifford T. Ward
  8. Blues Run The Game: Bert Jansch
  9. Country Gentlman's Wife: Alan Hull
  10. Jack of Shadows: Hawkwind
  11. Killer: Van Der Graaf Generator
  12. America: The Nice
  13. Nuclear Burn: Brand X
  14. My Experience: Peter Hammill
  15. So Long Marianne: Bell & Arc
  16. It's A Game: String Driven Thing
  17. Afterglow: Genesis
  18. Eric the Half A Bee: Monty Python

A Whole Lotta Lava by various artists
1993 Risky Business AT 53922 (USA)
Make-out music from the psychedelic era
  1. Hush: Billy Joe Royal
  2. Running Around: The Lamp of Childhood
  3. You Are She: Chad & Jeremy
  4. Say Those Magic Words: The McCoys
  5. It's Now Winter's Day: Tommy Roe
  6. You Know I've Found A Way: Saggitarius
  7. Some Sunny Day: The Millenium
  8. This Is What I Was Made For: The Wild Life
  9. Tighter: Paul Revere & the Raiders
  10. My Girlfriend's A Witch: October Country
  11. Tapeworm of Love: Brute Force
  12. Piggy Bank Love: Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band

Archaeology by The Rutles
Virgin VJCP-25277 (Japan) 1996 - same cover as U.S. release but with extra tracks, marked [Jap] below.
  1. Major Happy's Up and Coming Once Upon a Good Time Band
  2. Rendezvous
  3. Questionnaire
  4. We've Arrived! (and to Prove It We're Here)
  5. Lonely-Phobia
  6. Unfinished Words
  7. Hey Mister!
  8. Easy Listening
  9. Now She's Left You
  10. The Knicker Elastic King
  11. I Love You
  12. Eine Kleine Middle Klasse Musik
  13. Joe Public
  14. Shangri-La
  15. Don't Know Why
  16. Back in '64
  17. [Jap] Lullaby
  18. [Jap] Baby S'il Vous Plait
  19. [Jap] It's Looking Good
  20. [Jap] My Little Ukele.

Rehearsal by The Rutles
1997(?) Goldtone GT-013
Tracks 1-17 Studio Rehearsals, London 1978; Tracks 18-21 from the film All You Need Is Cash
Hand numbered edition of 1000 copies
Many songs introduced by excerpts of dialogue from the film All You Need Is Cash
  1. We've Arrived
  2. Now She's Left You
  3. Number One
  4. Love Life
  5. Goose Step Mama
  6. It's Lookin' Good
  7. I Must Be In Love
  8. Baby Let Me Be
  9. Good Times Roll
  10. Let's Be Natural
  11. Get Up And Go
  12. Blue Suede Schubert
  13. Between Us
  14. Piggy In The Middle
  15. Living In Hope
  16. Double Back Alley
  17. Plenty Of Time
  18. Goose Step Mama
  19. Between Us
  20. It's Looking Good
  21. Get Up And Go

By Jingo, It's British Rubbish by The Alberts, The Bonzos, The Temperance Seven, Spike Milligan and Peter Sellers.
1999 Hux Records, England, HUX015
Compiled by Danny Barbour, liner notes by Neil Innes dated January 1999.
26 tracks, 74 minutes, including a new Bonzo release On Her Doorstep Last Night
  1. Morse Code Melody : The Alberts
  2. Sahara : The Temperance Seven
  3. Ali Baba's Camel : The Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band
  4. Everybody Loves My Baby : The Temperance Seven
  5. On Her Doorstep Last Night : The Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band
  6. Hard Hearted Hannah : The Temperance Seven
  7. Sleepy Valley : The Alberts
  8. Jazz, Delicious Hot, Disgusting Cold : The Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band
  9. Vo-Do-Do-Do-De-O-Blues : The Temperance Seven
  10. I'm Going To Bring A Watermelon To My Girl Tonight : The Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band
  11. You Gotta Go Oow : Spike Milligan & The Massed Alberts
  12. You're Driving Me Crazy : The Temperance Seven
  13. Dr. Jazz : The Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band
  14. Pasadena : The Temperance Seven
  15. By A Waterfall : The Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band
  16. Kaiser Drag : The Temperance Seven
  17. My Brother Makes The Noises For The Talkies : The Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band
  18. Ukelele Lady : Peter Sellers & The Temperance Seven
  19. Blaze Away : The Alberts
  20. Runnin' Wild : The Temperance Seven
  21. Jollity Farm : The Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band
  22. Thanks For The Melody : The Temperance Seven
  23. Laughing Blues : The Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band
  24. TCP (That Certain Party) : The Temperance Seven
  25. Hunting Tigers Out In Indiah : The Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band
  26. Goodbye Dolly Gray : The Alberts

Noises For The Limb by various artists.
2003 Wood Records WD69
"Hot dog! It's Noises For The Limb, a new limited edition tribute disc benefiting Amnesty International and featuring these 17 amazing avante-garde, experimental, and outsider artists performing 17 amazing tributes to the music of the Bonzo Dog Band!"
Web site
"Only $17.95 ea! All discs are hand-numbered and exist in a limited edition of 499 collector copies only! Get your copy today - because once they are gone...they are real gone!!"
Wood Records, 1604 Central, Dodge City KS 67801 woodrec@yahoo.com
  1. Readymades: R. Stevie Moore (Bloomfield, USA)
  2. I Want To Be With You: Zoogz Rift (San Fernando Valley, USA)
  3. Noises For The Leg: Attack Wave Pest Repeller (London, UK)
  4. My Pink Half Of The Drainpipe: Lolwolf (Memphis, USA)
  5. Waiting For The Wardrobe: Silt Fish (Sheffield, UK)
  6. Death Cab For Cutie: NitwiT feat. OrimaR2 (Chicago, USA)
  7. Sport (The Odd Boy): Casper Fandango And The Cookies (Athens, USA)
  8. Slush: Maryjane (Daytona, USA)
  9. Piggy Bank Love: Sport Murphy (Ronkonkoma, USA)
  10. Look Out There's A Monster Coming: Spaceheaters (Cheyenne, USA)
  11. 11 Mustachioed Daughters: Ernesto Diaz-Infante (San Francisco, USA)
  12. Hello Mabel: Peter Dizozza (New York City, USA)
  13. Rockalizer Baby: David Spero Peligro (Los Angeles, USA)
  14. Mix From Dog: Knyaz Mishkin (Minsk, Belarussia)
  15. Shirt: MwF (Dodge City, USA)
  16. Rhinocratic Oaths: Ellenm (Ellendale, USA)
  17. Urban Spaceman: Johnny J (Knivsta, Sweden)

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