Coming September 2017

Ron Sanchez - guitar, vocals, keyboards, bass, percussion
Ric Parnell- drums
Tom Stevens - bass,
Scott Sutherland - vocals, guitar
Bobby Sutliff - guitars, vocals, keys
Deniz Tek - guitars, vocals
Richard Treece - guitars
Dave Walker - vocals, guitar
Ken Whaley - bass
Malcol,m Morley - keys
Tony Miller - vocals, keys
Colter Langan - vocals, guitar, bass
Jeff Arntsen - bass, guitar, vocals
Ron Craighead - drums, vocals
Megan Pickerel - vocals
Paul Rose - guitar and vocals
Jim Kehoe - bass
Seth Lyon - drums
Rob Wilbraham - keys
Tony Sacco - keys
Jim Kehoe - bass
Jason McKnight - drums
Joey Kline - guitar
Kels Koch - bass, guitar, vocals
Sky Dunn - drums
Karen Sanchez - vocals

Produced by Ron Sanchez
Except:
Sincerely and Hearts In Her Eyes
Produced by Bobby Sutliff

Special thanks to Richard Treece, Malcolm Morley and Deniz Tek for their help with the creation of this music

Recorded at GLEA, Pill Box, and Happenstance, Skrang, Ant Farm, and Alaska Street, London

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Convolutions Of The Brain

Donovan's Brain 1991 - 2017

Three CDs - Four Hours Of Film Music, Live Performances,
Rare And Unreleased Recordings

48 songs, 23 featuring Richard Treece and 9 featuring Deniz Tek on guitars Remixed and Remastered in 2016 -2017


Disc 1


1 My Favorite Record 3.21 (Langan)
Ron Sanchez - guitars, keys | Colter Langan – guitar, vocals | Joey Kline – guitar | Ken Whaley – Bass | Jason McKnight – drums
 | Dave Walker – bg vocals, handclaps | Ron Craighead and Jeff Arntsen – bg vocals

From the film Where The DJ's Roam | Great Leap out take 1999 Remixed 2016

2 Perky Pat 10.30.00 1/2 5:57 (Sanchez)
Ron Sanchez – guitar, strings | Richard Treece – guitar | Colter Langan – guitar | Jeff Arntsen – bass | Ron Craighead – drums

Terrastock Rehearsal recorded 30 October first set Mixed 2016


3 Another Time Another Love 4:43 (Sanchez)
Ron Sanchez – guitars, vocals, mellotron | Deniz Tek – guitar | Jeff Arntsen – bass | Ron Craighead – drums

A Defeat Of Echoes out take 2002

4 Say Farewell (Fast Version) 3:09 (Walker)


Dave Walker – vocals | Ron Sanchez – guitar, first solo | Deniz Tek – guitar, end solo
 | Ken Whaley – bass | Malcolm Morley – organ
 | Ric Parnell - drums
Great Leap out take 1999

5 Gondola Scene 2:20 (Sanchez – Arntsen – Craighead)
Ron Sanchez – keyboards | Jeff Arntsen – lap steel | Ron Craighead – drums

From the film 99 Sense 2000

6 Arnold 4 Souls 3:59 (Sanchez – Walker)


Ron Sanchez – vocals, guitar, keys | Richard Treece – guitar | Dave Walker – Vocals | Kels Koch – bass | Seth Lyon – drums

From the album Tiny Crustacean Light Show – remixed 2016



7 Sincerely 2:46 (Twilley)
Bobby Sutliff – vocals, electric and acoustic guitars, mellotron | Ron Sanchez – backwards guitar, bass, organ | Scott Sutherland – bg vocals | Ric Parnell – drums

From the Dwight Twilley tribute Twilley Won’t Mind 


8 Punch Wax Circus 3:15 (Sanchez)
Ron Sanchez – vocals, guitar, keys | Richard Treece – slide guitar | Colter Langan – guitar, bg vocals | Kels Koch – bass | Seth Lyon – drums

Great Leap Forward out take 1998 remixed 2016

9 Oh, Lorelei 4:12 (Sutliff)
Ron Sanchez – guitar, keys | Deniz Tek – guitar solo | Tony Miller – lead vocals | Scott Sutherland – vocals, 12 string guitar | Ric Parnell
 - drums | Tom Stevens - bass
From the Bobby Sutliff tribute Skrang 2012 Remixed 2017

10. Big Skies 0.40 (Sanchez)
RS - everything
From The Film Where The DJ’S Roam

11 Control (Long Mix) 15:25 (Arntsen)
Jeff Arntsen – guitar, vocals | Megan Pickerel – vocals | Ron Sanchez – keys | Colter Langan – bass | Ron Craighead – drums

A Defeat Of Echoes out take. Edited version appeared on the Echoes dvd. Remixed 2016

12 Hurry Curry 1:42 (Sanchez)
RS – everything

From the Bridger Bowl Ski Film Of The Day series 2009-10.

13 The Single #2 3:30 (Jones, Leonard. Whaley, Williams)
Ron Sanchez – guitars, bg vocals | Joey Kline – guitar | Kels Koch – vocals, bass | Seth Lyon – drums | Dave Walker vocals | Karen Sanchez – bg vocals

From The Man tribute Man We’re Glad We Know You. Remixed 2017

14 No Cops Haul Ass 2:55
 (Sanchez)
Ron Sanchez – guitars, bass | Deniz Tek – guitar | Ric Parnell – drums

Recorded between 1991 and 2012 Mixed 2016


15 Tomorrow Never Snows 3:10 (Sanchez)
Ron Sanchez – guitar, keys | Deniz Tek – guitar | Ric Parnell - drums

From the Bridger Bowl Ski Film Of The Day series 


16 Central Services 10.30.00 1/2 6:21 (Sanchez)
Ron Sanchez – guitar, strings | Richard Treece – guitar | Colter Langan – guitar | Jeff Arntsen – bass | Ron Craighead – drums

Terrastock Rehearsal recorded 30 October first set Mixed 2016


17 Burning House Of Love 5:37 (Rose)
Ron Sanchez – guitar | Paul Rose – guitar, vocals | Jim Kehoe – bass | Jason McKnight – drums

Recorded live at the Filling Station Summer 1995


18 EKR 2:53 (Sanchez)
Deniz Tek – glissando guitar | Ron Sanchez – everything else

From the film Where The DJ's Roam 1997


 

Disc 2 


1 Tad's New Cymbal Stand 6:45 (Langan – Mesko – Sanchez)
2 Tiny Crustacean Lightshow 3:06 (Sanchez – Treece)


3 Holly Green 4:43 (Sanchez – Langan – Kline)


4 Say Farewell 4:17 * (Walker)


5 The Magic's Gone 4:46 (Langan)


6 My Little Town 2:41*
 Sanchez)


7 Central Services (Sanchez) > 

8 Make A Noise Quietly (Sanchez) > 

9 Perky Pat 16:05 (Sanchez)

Ron Sanchez – vocals, 12 string guitar, strings, piano, organ | Richard Treece – guitar | Colter Langan – vocals, guitar | Jeff Arntsen – bass – * bg vocals | Ron Craighead – drums - * bg vocals

Terrastock Rehearsal complete set recorded 24th and 30th October, 2000. Mixed 2016
 (*) contain additional overdubs. These recordings were considered for inclusion on The Great Leap Forward.

10 Bok The Beer Elf 6:52 (Sanchez – Treece)
Richard Treece – guitars | Ron Sanchez – synths, bass, guitar | Seth Lyon - drums

Recorded between 1997 and 1999. Mixed 2016

11 Dim Gem 7:42 (Langan – Donovan’s Brain)
Ron Sanchez – guitar, piano, organ, synth, mellotron | Richard Treece – guitars | Colter Langan – electric and acoustic guitars | Jeff Arntsen – bass, lap steel | Ron Craighead – drums
Released on the Dream Magazine #8 compilation


12 Joey's In The Pouch (Guitar mix) 4:12 (Rose)
Paul Rose – vocals, acoustic guitar | Ron Sanchez – guitar, synth | Richard Treece – guitar | Ken Whaley – bass | Jason McKnight – drums

2016 remix featuring previously unused Richard Treece guitar tracks

Original version appears of Eclipse And Debris

13 Days Playing Perky Pat 10:32 (Sanchez)
Ron Sanchez – guitar, mellotron, synth, organ | Richard Treece – guitars | Colter Langan – guitar | Jim Kehoe – bass | Tony Sacco – piano | Seth Lyon – drums
basic track recorded at 1997 rehearsal. Richard Treece overdubs 1999

Released on Terrascope POT-XX. Remixed 2016

14 22 Lost Marbles 5:52 (Sanchez)
Ron Sanchez – guitars, keys | Richard Treece – guitars | Kels Koch – bass | Seth Lyon – drums | Colter Langan – vocals | Dave Walker – vocals
Released on Terrascope POT – XX. Remixed 2016


Disc 3
1 Brave New Girl 6:07 (Morley – Treece)
Richard Treece – guitars | Dave Walker – vocals | Ron Sanchez – organ, acoustic guitar | Tom Stevens – bass | Ric Parnell – drums
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Recorded between 1999 and 2016 Mixed 2017



2 More Fun 2:10 (Tek)

Deniz Tek – guitar, vocals | Ron Sanchez – guitar, organ | Colter Langan – guitar bg vocals | Jeff Arntsen – bass, bg vocals | Ron Craighead – drums

Zebra Bar Rehearsal Nov 2002 Mixed 2016


3 Joey's In The Pouch (Slide) 4:12
 Rose)
Paul Rose – vocals, acoustic guitar | Ron Sanchez – guitar, synth | Richard Treece – guitar | Ken Whaley – bass | Jason McKnight – drums

2016 remix featuring previously unused Richard Treece slide guitar track

Original version appears of Eclipse And Debris

4 Eclipse And Debris 6:00 (Sanchez)
Ron Sanchez – vocals, guitars, bass, synths | Jason McKnight – drums | Karen Sanchez bg vocals

Recorded between 1995 and 1997 Mixed 2016

5 Big Days 0:35 (Sanchez)
Ron Sanchez – everything 

From the film Where The DJ's Roam 1997

6 Anna Lee Page 3:23 (Koch)
Kels Koch – vocals, guitar | Ron Sanchez – guitar, bass, keys | Sly Dunn – drums|

Eclipse And Debris out take released on Carelessly Restored Art Remixed 2016

7 Hearts In Her Eyes 3:14 (Birch - Wicks)
Bobby Sutliff – guitar, vocals | Ron Sanchez – guitar, baritone guitar | Tom Stevens – bass | Rick Parnell – drums | Scott Sutherland – vocals | Deniz Tek – guitar solo

From the Records Tribute Recorded 2013 Remixed 2016


8 To One Still Waiting 7:12 (Rose – Donovan’s Brain)
Paul Rose – vocals | Ron Sanchez – guitar, synth | Richard Treece – guitar | Ken Whaley – bass | Jason McKnight – drums

Original version appears on Eclipse And Debris. 2016 remix restores vocals not used on 1997 mix. 


9 Funding Cut 1:35 (Sanchez)

Ron Sanchez – everything 

From the film Where The DJ's Roam 1997

10 Fever's Touch 7:16 (Sanchez)
Ron Sanchez – guitar, bass, keyboards | Ron Craighead – drums

From the film 99 Sense 2000 Remixed 2016

11 PHC 4:54 (Sanchez)
Ron Sanchez – everything 

From the film Where The DJ's Roam 1997

12 Squishy 2:50 (Sanchez)
Ron Sanchez– everything

13 Central Services 11:10 (Sanchez)

14 Perky Pat 7:44 (Sanchez)


Ron Sanchez – guitar, strings | Richard Treece – guitar | Colter Langan – guitar | Jeff Arntsen – bass | Ron Craighead – drums

Terrastock Rehearsal recorded 24th October Mixed 2016

15 Cross Creek 6:13 (Rose)
Ron Sanchez – slide guitar | Paul Rose – guitar, vocals | Jim Kehoe – bass |
Jason McKnight – drums

Recorded live at the Filling Station Summer 1995

16 Violin Thing 4:29 (Jones)
Ron Sanchez – guitar, bass, synths, drum loops | Deniz Tek – guitar solo

Recorded for the Micky Jones Tribute Album Remixed 2016

17 CGL2 1.17 (Langan)
Colter Langan – guitar | Joe Skyward – bass
Ron Sanchez - keyboards | Ric Parnell - drums
From the film Where The DJ's Roam 1997 Remixed 2017