Comedy

Artist Title (Label) Cover / Record / Co. Released Price CHF
Lenny Bruce I'm Not A Nut,Elect Me (Fantasy) M- / M- U.S.'196 95.00
(The jazzman may be anti-verbal, as Kenneth Rexroth says, if so, he has Lenny Bruce to speak for him with power! Lenny's art is pure Jazz... like Kerouac's or Ferlinghetti's and he violates all the taboos and even creates new ones! orig. blue-label print;)
The Sick Humor Of (Fantasy) M- / M- U.S.'196 75.00
(The jazzman may be anti-verbal, as Kenneth Rexroth says, if so, he has Lenny Bruce to speak for him with power! Lenny's art is pure Jazz... like Kerouac's or Ferlinghetti's and he violates all the taboos and even creates new ones! orig. blue-label print; ...and the cover shows Lenny having a fruity picnic on some cimetery!)
The Berkeley Concert (Bizarre) EX / EX U.S.'196 175.00
(The jazzman may be anti-verbal, as Kenneth Rexroth says, if so, he has Lenny Bruce to speak for him with power! Lenny's art is pure Jazz ...like Kerouac's or Ferlinghetti's and he violates all the taboos and even creates new ones! Rare orig. print in FOC and Frank Zappa produced;)
Cabaret Rostift S Isch Haarig (EMI Columbia) EX / EX CH'1972 34.00
(orig. print of early album by pathbreakin' swiss comedy troupe;all in native tongue!)
The Firesign Theatre Don't Crush That Dwarf,hand Me The Pliers (Columbia) M- / M- U.S.'1970 55.00
(fairly bent U.S. Comedy-hipster-troupe rappin' the humour- gelatine-bozo with Thaddeus Warrick and the  Mindermast mental music hall one-man sympathy orchestra, The St. Louis Aquarium Choraleers...; comes with HUGE poster-insert;)
How Can You Be In 2 Places At Once When You're Not Anywhere At All (Columbia) EX / EX U.S.'1969 55.00
(fairly bent U.S. Comedy-hipster-troupe rappin' the humour- gelatine-bozo with music provided by David Grimm and the Grateful Boogies; incl. "we're bringin' the war back home"; thick FOC w/ khool pigs on inner-fold; orange label print;)
I Think We're All Bozos On This Bus (Columbia) EX / EX U.S.'1972 55.00
(gold-label quadraphonic-print of fairly bent comedy-troupe feat. Phil Proctor;)
Stan Freberg A Child's Garden Of Freberg (Capitol) EX / EX U.S.'196 75.00
(orig. green-label mono print of great early 60's Comedy thing; khool combo/orchestral backin' on treaties like "heartbreak hotel", "St. George and the Dragonet", "rock around Stephen Foster" and the outstanding "the great pretender")
Dick Gregory Caught In The Act (Poppy) M- / M- / Cc. U.S.'1973 75.00
(Dick Gregory once said that the U.S. has produced only two real satirist-Mark Twain and Lenny Bruce; but now after you've listened to this live-double set you KNOW that there is one more and he is black! there's an explosive dose of JAZZ buried in  the rappings of Dick Gregory!! ...plenty o' lines on Watergate  ... "those anti-drug commercials", "days of wine and excuses" ...; comes in FOC and there's a great photo of the artist on the inner-fold;)
Frankenstein (Poppy) M- / M- U.S.'1970 125.00
(Dick Gregory once said that the U.S. has produced only two real satirist-Mark Twain and Lenny Bruce; ...but now after you've listened to this live-double set you KNOW that there is one more and he is black! there's an explosive dose of JAZZ buried in  the rappings of Dick Gregory!!... plenty o' lines on Black Power, drugs, the real criminals, riots, David Eisenhower, Nixon...; great FOC w/HUGE poster insert!)
Abbie Hoffman Wake Up,America! (Big Toe) M- / EX U.S.'196 175.00
(RARE late 60's release by leading 6T's counter-cult figure who sez he feels like a famous indian chief of the Fagowee Nation who led his tribe for 40 years in the desert amidst starvation, hunger, famine, strife, plague - finally staggered up to the top of this mountain, drug-crazed, looked out and pounded his chest and said,"where the fuck are we?,where the fuck are we" ...lotsa verbal ramblin' w/ drug-induced laughter foamin' in the wake w/the Joint Chiefs of Staff providing some basic musical backgrounds...; well, sometimes a big mouth gets devoured by a bigger mouth...; great comix-styled cover created by Peter Bramley;)
Spike Jones Is Murdering The Classics (RCA) EX / EX U.S.'1971 42.00
(orig. U.S. black label print (label states 'gold seal') of another sordid slice by this comedy berserker ... Spike Jones & his City Slickers ravage the classics such as 'Carmen', 'William Tell overture' , 'rhapsody from hunger(y) (Liszt , 'the blue danube' , 'nutcracker suite', 'Morpheus' (Offenbach), 'liebestraum' (Liszt) ...; liner-notes by Alvin H. Marill;)
The Legendary Stardust Cowboy
Paralyzed/Who's Knocking At My Door (Mercury) / VG++ / Co. U.S.'196 75.00
(RARE orig. U.S. print of ultimate bozo-novelty Classic 45; no sleeve;)
Tom Lehrer An Evening With (Reprise) M- / EX U.S.'1966 55.00
(orig. 3-tone mono-label-print of another great mid-60's effort by U.S. piano-accompanied comedy-legend captured live in concert here on 'tis; "poisoning pigeons in the park", "Oedipus rex", "the masochism tango" ...top shape!)
That Was The Year That Was (Reprise) M- / EX U.S.'1965 55.00
(orig. 3-tone mono-label-print of great mid-60's effort by U.S. piano-accompanied comedy-legend giving a refreshing treat to the topics of the mid-60's ...like "smut", "Folk songs", "national brotherhood week", "the Vatican rag"...; nice shape!)
Bill Martin Concerto For Headphones And Contra Buffon In Asia Minor (Warner Brothers) EX / EX / Cc. U.S.'1970 75.00
(U.S. green-label print of celestial wired bozo-hipster comedy-piece "to belistened to in the darkness, tiny bite-size mouth-watering chunks, simmered in our own special sauce and lightly garnished with zesty crumbles (a treat the whole family will enjoy)... "kaiser roll on request" (from the back-cover)... mostly narrations/ramblins about war-experiences in the desert w/sound-effects provided by The Johannesburg, South Africa Greased Beast Body Band (with the exception of the canned weeping track which was recorded live at the Agnew Inaugural)...; ...a sandblasting venture in 3 chapters... as if a mind lost is the only mind that matters!)
Harvey Matusow's Jew's Harp Band War Between Fats & Thins (Head) EX / EX / Co. U.S.'197 95.00
(orig. U.S.release of fairly wired Hipster-Comedy piece by femme/male U.S. gathering blowin' up bozo- recitals(like acid-ballons) to the sound of jew's harps, pixiphone, toy duck, metronome, indian bells, two-string backless guitar, tibetan gong, mini zither gun shots and toy turtle ...nep! no goat farts!! ...but twisted vocs & a myriad of nifty, little drops of nonsense that may lift any hermit outta his stone(d)-socks!... "song"-titles like "Afghan red", "scat rat", "motherhood is no accident", "Margie swiss cheese" (who loves everybody as she never returned from the privacy of her own Acid-Test ...she is the patron-sainte of ego-conflicts... or ... in the depths of the middle-ages she wasn't the witch... she took the shape of a pyre!!) ...on same label as the debut album by Mighty Baby (no kiddin' goof here!!) and produced by The Clockwork/Electric Turtle Co.!)
The National Lampoon Lemmings (Blue Thumb) EX / EX U.S.'1973 75.00
(great laugh-yer'-head-off-thing by outrageous comedy-troupe; music from the original stage show and more; the following artists bein' grabbed by the balls in a most convincing way: JOE COCKER sure can be pityied upon hearing John Belushi's performance! BOB DYLAN, RICHIE HAVENS, DAVID CROSBY also receiving a new authentic paint;... and there's a visionary song entitled "megadeath" oraclin' Punk/Metal in astonishing predator ways!! the sleeve-design is an optical feast w/myriads of lemmings flockin' WOODSTOCK (yes, the festival) in reefer-huggin' manner; FOC w/ 8-page booklet on inner-fold; extra special thanks to Ralph Gleason for not asking to do the liner-notes!!)
Ken Nordine How Are Things In Your Town? (Blue Thumb) M / M U.S.'1971 95.00
(orig. U.S.double-set compilation album w/selections taken from 4 albums recorded 'tween 1957 & '60! ...some far-out, unique verbal offerings by this Word-Jazz artist who once had a legendary show in Chicago giving poetry recitations & reading horror tales! 2 less interesting albums were released on Philips; Ken also appears on the second album by H. P. Lovecraft (the Psychedelic-Rock band from Chicago) where he slows thyngz down to point zero! ...an amazing gathering of verbal trans-cult freeze-points housed in nice FOC; pristine shape!)
How Are Things In Your Town? (Blue Thumb) M- / EX / Co. U.S.'1971 85.00
(orig. U.S. double-set compilation album w/selections taken from 4 albums recorded 'tween 1957 & '60! ...some far-out, unique verbal offerings by this Word-Jazz artist who once had a legendary show in Chicago giving poetry recitations & reading horror tales! 2 less interesting albums were released on Philips; Ken also appears on the second album by H. P. Lovecraft (the Psychedelic-Rock band from Chicago) where he slows thyngz down to point zero! ...an amazing gathering of verbal trans-cult freeze-points housed in nice FOC;)
O.S.T. Lenny (Blue Thumb) EX / EX U.S.'1971 75.00
(rare double-set based on the life and words by the disease of America known as Lenny Bruce; Live recording of the original Broadway Cast w/music by Tom O'Horgan and play written by Julian Barry; comes w/huge booklet-insert that features an obituary by Ralph J. Gleason;)
Opera Co. Di New York La Gran Scena (GS/MG) EX / EX U.S.'1985 65.00
(orig. U.S. print of this outrageous Opera parody... all 'em divas in Opera-history (histery??) performed by Men!! ... Bruce Hopkins (as Sylvia Bills) as narrator!! ...from the opening stentorian vocal leaps of Wagner's 'Ride' to the perfectly placed staccato thirds on the encore from 'Norma' you will find yourself alternately in hysterics and in awe! FOC (thick cardboard Fold Open Cover) with comments and photos and signed by various people (WOC??)
Otto Der Ostfriesische Götterbote (Rüssl Räckords) EX / VG++ D'1979 26.00
(orig. german print;)
Oh,Otto (Rüssl Räckords) EX / VG++ D'197 26.00
(orig. german print;)
Anna Russell Sings! Again? (Columbia Masterworks) EX / EX U.S.'196 65.00
(orig. grey-label 60's release of live show from 1953, performed at Town Hall, N. Y. C. by this famous international concert comedienne! incl. "the ring of the Nibelungs";)
Professor Peter Schickele The Wurst Of P.D.Q.Bach (Vanguard) EX / EX U.S.'1971 65.00
(early 70's orig. U.S. white-label promo print of hot comedy-venture givin' the music of J. S. Bach a fairly bent 'n wired treat w/real Chamber-Orchetsra & percussive gear stirring waves for odd sounds like wine-bottle, shower hose, kazoo, windbreaker & slide windbreaker...; FOC;)
Wavy Gravy Old Feathers-New Birds (Relix) M- / M- U.S.'1988 34.00
("He is Hugh Romney, who underwent an acid-melt-down that transformed him into WAVY GRAVY; He is a Merry Prankster; He is a hog farmer. He is a Yippie conspirator; He is a clown who when he takes off his make-up still looks exactly like a clown... the illegitimate son of Harpo Marx and Mother Teresa!" (from the liner-notes to this album by Paul Krassner)
Paul Winter A Winter's Tale (Off Beat) EX / VG++ U.S.'196 75.00
(late 50's/early 60's (?) release of comedy-entertainment (incl. songs to make you THIMK!) accompanied by Charlie Byrd on guitar, Eddie Diamond on piano, harpsichord 'n bongos; incl. "toptoon (the D.J.)grey label orig. MONO print in khool jacket;)

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