Benjamin Hunter Mark “Raccoon” Gibbs
has “set his soul free to soar with the eagles”
This Site is Dedicated to the
and Sharing of Raccoon’s Music and Songs
to Enable Old Fans to Remember and Allow
New People to Experience the Wonderful Songwriter,
Poet, Musician and Spirit that is Raccoon
LISTEN, Experience and Enjoy
Raccoon Songs (a.k.a. Coony Tunes)
come in many flavors, shapes and sizes!
Here you will find downloadable mp3
with the complete lyrics and chords
for all Raccoon songs on these albums,
live performances and demo
Loose In The City - Live
Rainbow Gatherings - Live
Playing With Jello - Live
On A Wooden Floor - Live
The White Horse Ranch Sessions (demo)
NEWEST WEBSITE ADDITIONS...
*** Peter Zoernig’s Raccoon
Latest installment: “In Which Raccoon And General Junk Go To Jail”
*** “On a Wooden Floor” ***- A newly discovered and rare live Raccoon soundboard recording!
*** Covering Raccoon *** Sonic Tortilla Project - A 3-piece band plays Yahweh Sunshine and Ring Your Bell at one of their live shows a number of years ago – Thanks Sim!
*** Raccoon Remembered *** Lots of new submissions received the past several months have been added (with many more still yet to be posted.)
Old “Newest” Website Additions. . .
*** Playing with Jello *** Great Quality Live Show! Recorded in the late 80’s or early 90’s – Thanks Tom!
*** Garbology 101 video on Scuba Channel *** This is a cool slideshow video set to Dumpster Diver.
*** Photo Slideshow *** A very touching display of Raccoon and many friends with The Angels Cry as background music. Warning! It may make you cry. Thank you so much Jane!
*** Raccoon TV (74MB) *** Here Raccoon is playing a rare “Goodbye Mr. Bourgeoisie” about a month before he passed on.
*** RaccoonSpace *** Yes, Raccoon has his very own MySpace page.
Memory of Raccoon ***
taken by Elvert Barnes of Raccoon playing his songs in
*** Raccoon Song List *** Did you realize there were so many songs?
*** Video of a young Raccoon (17MB) *** performing Ring Your Bell in the parking lot at a Grateful Dead concert.
*** Ever notice the numerous references of passing (going “home”) in Raccoon’s lyrics?
Here are shared thoughts, feelings and stories from
many people about Raccoon. There are new
additions added periodically.
(Please send in your story or memory of Raccoon. All contributions via Email will be posted.)
Coming Eventually (Website To Do List.)
If you have any Raccoon pictures,
videos or stories
you would like to see added to this site, please send me (John) an Email.
*THANK YOU* To Everyone Who Contributes To Keeping Raccoon Music And Our Memory Of Raccoon Alive!!!
If you have any comments,
suggestions, corrections, contributions or anything else
(threats, insults, criticism, praise, adulation) regarding this website, please contact me.