Trout Mask Replica

Please do not disturb current occupants.
The back cover for Captain Beefheart’s third album “Trout Mask Replica ” was shot here. The album was released on June 16, 1969 and was produced by Frank Zappa, a long time friend of the Captain whose real name was Don Van Vliet. Zappa has an uncredited performance on the album as the speaking voice on  “Pena” and “The Blimp”. 


Side One:
The Dust Blows Forward ‘n the Dust Blows Back
Dachau Blues
Ella Guru
Hair Pie: Bake 1
Moonlight on Vermont

Side Two:
Pachuco Cadaver
Bill’s Corpse
Sweet Sweet Bulbs
Neon Meate Dream of a Octafish
China Pig
My Human Gets Me Blues
Dali’s Car

Side Three:
Hair Pie: Bake 2
When Big Joan Sets Up
Fallin’ Ditch
Sugar ‘n Spikes
Ant Man Bee

Side Four:
Orange Claw Hammer
Wild Life
She’s Too Much for My Mirror
Hobo Chang Ba
The Blimp (Mousetrapreplica)
Steal Softly thru Snow
Old Fart at Play
Veteran’s Day Popp

Captain Beefheart Discography

1967 – Safe as Milk
1968 – Strictly Personal
1969 – Trout Mask Replica
1970 – Lick My Decals Off, Baby
1971 – Mirror Man
1972 – The Spotlight Kid
1972 – Clear Spot
1974 – Unconditionally Guaranteed
1974 – Bluejeans & Moonbeams
1978 – Shiny Beast (Bat Chain Puller)
1980 – Doc at the Radar Station
1982 – Ice Cream for Crow
2012 – Bat Chain Puller

Captain Beefheart’s Previous Residence
4295 Ensenada Drive
Woodland Hills CA 91364