Various ‎– The Late Great Daniel Johnston: Discovered Covered

Gammon Records ‎– GMN2112
CD, Compilation
CD, Compilation, Enhanced

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Disk 1 / The Covers
1-1 Teenage Fanclub with Jad Fair My Life Is Starting Over Again
Bass – Gerard LoveDrums – Francis MacdonaldGuitar – Raymond McGinleyOrgan – Norman BlakeProducer – Duncan Cameron (2)Vocals – Jad Fair
1-2 Clem Snide Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Your Grievience
Bass – Brendan FitzpatrickDrums – Eric Paul*Engineer – Suzanne Kappa*Guitar – Eef Barzelay, Pete FitzpatrickProducer – Joe Chiccarrelli*Vocals – Eef Barzelay
1-3 Gordan Gano* Impossible Love
Bass – Ron DumontDrums – Brad MehlenbacherEngineer – John ShyloskiLead Vocals, Backing Vocals, Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Violin, Electric Piano [Fender Rhodes] – Gordon GanoProducer – Gordon Gano, Warren BruleighSlide Guitar, Backing Vocals – Billy Ryan*
1-4 Eels Living Life
Producer – E (4)Recorded By – K.G. Murder*
1-5 T.V. On The Radio* Walking The Cow
Musician – David Andrew SitekProducer – David Andrew Sitek, T.V. On The Radio*Vocals – Tunde Adebimpe*
1-6 The Rabbit Good Morning You
Drum Machine, Guitar, Bass – Matt Linkous*Producer – The RabbitSampler – Matt Linkous*, Melissa MooreVoice – Melissa Moore
1-7 Calvin Johnston* Sorry Entertainer
Producer, Performer – Calvin Johnston*
1-8 Bright Eyes Devil Town
Acoustic Guitar – Conor OberstDrums, Organ, Vocals – Maria TaylorMixed By, Guitar – Nick Zinner
1-9 Death Cab For Cutie Dream Scream
Bass, Synthesizer [Korg] – Nicholas HarmerDrums – Jason McGerrGuitar [Feedback, Outro, Varispeed], Effects [Exploding Springs] – Christopher Walla*Mixed By – Troy TietjenProducer – Chris WallaVocals, Guitar [Feedback], Acoustic Guitar, Piano, Melodica, Whistle – Benjamin Gibbard*
1-10 Beck True Love Will Find You In The End
Performer – Beck
1-11 Sparklehorse with The Flaming Lips Go
Bass – Michael IvinsGuitar – Steven DrozdRecorded By [At Static King] – Mark LinkousRecorded By [At Tarbox] – Dave FridmannSampler – Scott MinorSampler, Glockenspiel, Drum Machine, Synthesizer [Juno] – Mark LinkousSynthesizer [Super Synth] – Dave FridmannVocals – Mark Linkous, Michael Ivins, Steven Drozd, Wayne Coyne
1-12 Mercury Rev Blue Clouds
Arranged By – Mercury RevBacking Vocals – Carlos Anthony Molina, Dr. Grasshopper*, Jeff MercelDrums, Mellotron – Jeff MercelGuitar – Dr. Grasshopper*Piano, Bass – Carlos Anthony MolinaProducer – Kevin Salem, Mercury RevVocals, Acoustic Guitar – Jonathan Donahue
1-13 Thistle (2) Love Not Dead
Bass – Matt CohenDrums – Prairie PrinceGuitar, Vocals – Astor (2)Mixed By [Guitar Edits] – Astor (2), Jerry Harrison, Matt CohenProducer – Jerry HarrisonRecorded By [Drums] – Karl DerflerRecorded By [Other Parts] – Matt Cohen
1-14 Vic Chesnutt Like A Monkey In The Zoo
Producer, Recorded By, Mixed By, Vocals, Instruments, Acoustic Guitar [Classical], Electric Guitar, Drums [Kick Drum-snare-cymbal Set], Synthesizer [Roland Synth Bass] – Vic Chesnutt
1-15 Starlight Mints Dead Lovers Twisted Heart
Guitar, Vocals, Drum Machine, Strings, Computer – Allan VestProducer, Mixed By – Robbie Egle
1-16 M. Ward Story Of An Artist
Producer, Arranged By, Sounds [All] – M. Ward
1-17 Guster The Sun Shines Down On Me
Drums – Brian RosenworcelEngineer – Don PiperGuitar, Bass, Backing Vocals – Joe PisapiaProducer – GusterVocals, Piano, Keyboards – Ryan Miller (2)
1-18 Tom Waits King Kong
Engineer – Jordan N. Trachtenberg, Michael McCoyEngineer [Assistant] – Heath AikenGuitar – Marc RibotPercussion – Mark LinkousProducer – Tom WaitsVoice [Mouth Percussion] – Tom Waits
Disk 2 / The Originals
2-1 Daniel Johnston My Life Is Starting Over Again 2:05
2-2 Daniel Johnston Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Your Grievience 3:18
2-3 Daniel Johnston Impossible Love 2:55
2-4 Daniel Johnston Living Life 2:38
2-5 Daniel Johnston Walking The Cow 3:34
2-6 Daniel Johnston Good Morning You 1:12
2-7 Daniel Johnston Sorry Entertainer 2:17
2-8 Daniel Johnston Devil Town 1:02
2-9 Daniel Johnston Dream Scream 4:49
2-10 Daniel Johnston True Love Will Find You In The End 1:45
2-11 Daniel Johnston Go 3:47
2-12 Daniel Johnston Blue Clouds 3:21
2-13 Daniel Johnston Love Not Dead 4:07
2-14 Daniel Johnston Like A Monkey In The Zoo 2:40
2-15 Daniel Johnston Dead Lovers Twisted Heart 1:13
2-16 Daniel Johnston Story Of An Artist 4:56
2-17 Daniel Johnston The Sun Shines Down On Me 2:00
2-18 Daniel Johnston King Kong 5:42
2-19 Daniel Johnston Rock This Town 6:14
2-Video Daniel Johnston Rock This Town
Artwork [Additional Art] – AAZ (2), Gary LeibFilm Director [Co-director] – Greg Gilpatrick, Tom ShirleyFilm Producer [Video Producer] – Mark Miller (10)Illustration [Drawings], Artwork [Original Art] – Daniel JohnstonOther [Enhanced CD Developed By] – Eric Krauter, Eric MasunagaPhotography By [Digital Photography By] – Bill Johnston (4), Dick Johnston (2)

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Disc 1 contains covers of Daniel Johnston songs by some of his biggest admirers and fans; Disc 2 contains the original versions of the songs as well as the previously unreleased track "Rock This Town". Disc 2 also contains an enhanced portion with song lyrics, drawings by Daniel Johnston, and an animated music video for "Rock This Town" by directors Greg Gilpatrick and Tom Shirley.
Booklet contains liner notes by Everett True, and interview with Daniel Johnston conducted by Everett True, and quotes by each musician regarding the covers they chose.

8 panel digipak cover.

1-1: Riverside Studios, Glasgow
1-2: Brooklyn Recording, Brooklyn, NY
1-3: Carriage House
1-4: OneHitsVille, U.S.A.
1-5: Studio Iodyne / Havemeyer Home For The Once Inspired Retired
1-6: The Hatch
1-7: Dub Narcotic Studio
1-8: Recorded at the home of Conor Oberst & Steve Pederson
1-9: Recorded at The Hall Of Justice, Seattle
1-11: Recorded at Static King and Tarbox; mixed at Avast!, Seattle
1-12: Recorded in and around 6 Hours Studios, upstate New York
1-13: Drums recorded at Studio D; all other parts recorded at Sausalito Sound; additional guitar edits at Sausalito Sound
1-14: Recorded and mixed in Vic's Attic Home Studio, Athens, GA
1-15: Allan Vest Home Studio in Norman, Oklahoma
1-16: Blue Rooms in Portland, Oregon
1-17: Between The Trains Studio
1-18: Recorded at Fay Wray Studios and mixed at The Hit Factory

2-1 originally appeared on Artistic Vice, Shimmy Disc Records
2-2 originally appeared on Songs Of Pain & Yip! Jump Music, Stress Cassettes
2-3, 2-9 originally appeared on Rejected Unknown
2-4, 2-14 originally appeared on Songs Of Pain, Stress Cassettes
2-5 originally appeared on Hi, How Are You & Frankenstein Love, Stress Cassettes
2-6, 2-11 originally appeared on Respect, Stress Cassettes
2-7, 2-15, 2-18 originally appeared on Yip! Jump Music, Stress Cassettes
2-8, 2-10 originally appeared on 1990, Shimmy Disc Records
2-12 originally appeared on What Of Whom & Lost Recordings II, Stress Cassettes
2-13 originally appeared on Fear Yourself
2-16, 2-17 originally appeared on Don't Be Scared, Stress Cassettes
2-19 unreleased track from forthcoming album Lost & Found

Track 1-13: Artist's name in the booklet as Thistle LLC

Enhanced CD developed by at Modulus DVD

©&℗ Gammon Records.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 8 05240 21122 9
  • Matrix / Runout (CD1): SONOPRESS GMN 2112-1 55613 01
  • Matrix / Runout (CD2): SONOPRESS GMN 2112-2 55615 01
  • Mastering SID Code (CD1 & CD2): IFPI LV81
  • Mould SID Code (CD1 & CD2): IFPI KA01

Other Versions (3 of 3) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
R6308CD Various The Late Great Daniel Johnston: Discovered Covered(CD, Comp + CD, Comp, Enh) Rogue Records R6308CD Australia & New Zealand 2005 Sell This Version
GMN2112 Various The Late Great Daniel Johnston: Discovered Covered(CD, Comp, Promo + CD, Comp, Enh, Promo) Gammon Records GMN2112 US 2004 Sell This Version
EYE-114 Various The Late Great Daniel Johnston: Discovered Covered(CD, Comp + CD, Comp, Enh) Eternal Yip Eye Music EYE-114 US 2004 Sell This Version