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Tribe of Dan

Alternative Rock
Combs, England, United Kingdom

Tribe of Dan has been described as “cult greb goth outfit” and “swamp rock” by it’s lead singer and founder Dan Donovan. Donovan was part of Back to Jordan before forming Tribe of Dan. Donovan continues to make music to this day, although usually under different band names.

Discography:

1989 The Beep Tapes Mister M Records
1990 Git Down, Thrash It - Live Mister M Records
1991 Shook Up Shook Up Mister M Records
1992 Shook Up Shook Up (reissue) Blonde Vinyl Records
1992 Snakes Alive 7″ Mister M Records
1989 The Bootus Red Mister M Records

The Beep Tapes

1989 Mister M Records (MRM 001)

Dan Donovan – Lead vocals, guitars
Solze – Bass
Mark Stirk – Keyboards, vocals
Ali Byworth – Drums

  1. Learning From You
  2. Cooking Pot
  3. Just a Little Bit More
  4. Away From Here

Git Down, Thrash It – Live

1990 Mister M Records (MRM 002)

Dan Donovan – Lead vocals, guitars
Ali Byworth – Drums, background vocals
Del Currie – Bass & Backing vocals

  1. It Means Nothing
  2. I Just Want
  3. Only Love
  4. Touch
  5. Beast of Lust
  6. So Dirty
  7. Away From Here
  8. Cooking Pot

Shook Up Shook Up

1991 Mister M Records
1992 Blonde Vinyl Records (BVCD3502)

Produced by Dan Donovan and Andy Crawley

Dan Donovan – Lead vocals, guitar, bass, keyboard, seagulls, drum programming
Ali Byworth – Drums
Andy Clark – Background vocals
Bobby Coates – Bass, background vocals
Carl Donovan – Background vocals
Dan Harris – Bass, background vocals
Sid Harris – Drums, background vocals
Jes Humphries – Guitar, background vocals
Simon Marton – Drums, background vocals

  1. Shook Up Shook Up (4:04)
  2. Like You (4:45)
  3. Missin You (4:42)
  4. I Just Want (3:52)
  5. Be My Friend (5:03)
  6. River Song (3:41)
  7. Barking Dog (3:22)
  8. Blind Lead the Blind (3:50)
  9. Empires (3:21)
  10. Real Heart (3:13)
  11. Beast of Lust (4:34)
  12. Blue I’m Blue (3:11)
  13. Your Hand (3:25)

Snakes Alive 7″

1992 Mister M Records

Produced by Dan Donovan

  1. Snakes Alive (3:50)
  2. So Dance (acoustic version) (3:59)

The Bootus Red

1989 Mister M Records

Produced by Dan Donovan and Gavin Monaghan

Dan Donovan – Lead vocals and guitar
Matt Middleton – Drums and vocals
Dan Harris – Bass and vocals

  1. Big Boot Leg (3:10)
  2. Big Rich (3:00)
  3. Boat Story (2:82)
  4. Boom the Boom (3:47)
  5. Happy Hole (7:53)
  6. In the Blood (5:37)
  7. Inside of Here (3:94)
  8. Monkeyman Snake (4:52)
  9. No Bad Dog (5:40)
  10. Steely Mob (3:68)
  11. The Staring Song (1:22)
  12. The Staring Song (radio edit) (0:16)
  13. [untitled] (2:71