No Cops, Haul Ass EP
The Nomads and Donovan’s Brain Split EP
The Nomads cover Donovan’s Brain. High desert hotrod mayhem on this flat out guitar fueled instro. Nix and the Nomads are joined by Ron Sanchez and Richard Treece from Donovan’s Brain on guitar. From the soundtrack of the ski film 99 Sense. Recorded June 1999. The same session produced the B-side version of Top Alcohol and the title track to the Donovan's Brain album Tiny Crustacean Light Show.The Donovan’s Brain side of the EP continues the pedal to the metal assault. Bread Man Burning is a Grim Fairytale about a baker who gets too close to the fire and becomes toast. Deniz Tek supplies the scorching lead guitar. Snow In Miami is a 100 second out of control ride down the hill, with guitars. Recorded in 1998 and 1999 during the sessions for Tiny Crustacean LIght Show and Great Leap Forward. It was completely reworked for the Bridger Bowl Ski Film Of The Day. The track was remixed again in 2014 for this release.
Ron Sanchez, Bobby Sutliff (Windbreakers), Ric Parnell (Spinal Tap), Scott Sutherland (Model Rockets), Tom Stevens (Long Ryders) and Deniz Tek (Radio Birdman) are recording a new Donovan’s Brain album which should appear in October 2015.