Deep Six
A Sonic Americana Journey through the Book of Jonah


Liner Notes


Side A – Haddonfield 

    1.9

“Life on Vine” 3:17 
Heron - Vocals, Hondo II, Gibson SG and Gretch 54

The Sonic Abbess – Vocals
Glenn Barratt – Organ 
Walt Runge – Piano
Jason Fratelli – Double bass
Chuck Staab – Drums and tambourine
Little Warriors – Vocals and atmosphere guitar

    2.10 

“Hooked On Phonix Fool” 3:01
Heron – Hondo II and vocals 
The Sonic Abbess – Vocals
Walt Runge – Piano
Jason Fratelli – Double bass
Chuck Staab – Drums and tambourine
Joseph “Mad Dog” Mahoney – Voice and additional recording

    3.4 

“Deep Six” 1:18
Heron - Hondo II
Jason Fratelli – Double bass
Chuck Staab – Drums
Glenn Barratt – Organ
Ben Rosenbach – Vocals

4.6

“Through the Darkness” 5:20
(Dedicated to Devin Aitken-Hands)
Heron - Vocals, Hondo II, Takamine, Taylor, Gibson 
and Gretch guitars

The Sonic Abbess - Vocals
Joel Bryant – B3 Organ
Walt Runge – Piano
Dave Schonauer - Piano
Jason Fratelli – Double bass
Chuck Staab – Drums and tambourine
Ben Rosenbach – Vocals and additional recording


5.8

“Been Walking these Streets” 3:04
Heron - Vocals, Hondo II and harmonica
Glenn Barratt – Organ
Walt Runge– Piano
Jason Fratelli – Double bass
Chuck Staab – Drums and tambourine
Joseph “Mad Dog” Mahoney – Vocals and additional recording 

Julius & Mellisa Rivera - Landscape vocals

    6. 1

“Don’t Slow Down” 2:35
Heron - Hondo II, Taylor and banjo

The Sonic Abbess – Vocals
Jason Fratelli – Double bass
Chuck Staab – Drums and tambourine
Walt Runge – Piano

Side B - Harrow Gate


    7.2

“Tarbosh” 1:33
Heron - Hondo II and Lucida 
Jason Fratelli – Double bass
Chuck Staab – Drums, cohon and clave
Little Warriors – Clave

    8.7

“Sargon 17” 1:31
Heron - Hondo II, Gibson SG and Boozer Telecaster
Glenn Barratt – Organ 
Jason Fratelli – Double bass
Chuck Staab – Drums, goat hooves and tambourine

    9.5

“In the Belly of the Beast” 4:05
Heron - Hondo II and harmonica
Glenn Barratt – Organ
Walter Runge– Piano
Jason Fratelli – Double bass
Chuck Staab – Drums and tambourine
Julius & Mellisa Rivera - Landscape vocals

Joseph “Mad Dog” Mahoney – Additional recording

10.11

“Hands of Love” 5:54
Heron - Hondo II, Lucida, Takamine, and Gibson acoustic

The Sonic Abbess – Vocals
Chuck Staab – Drums and tambourine
Jason Fratelli – Double bass
Walt Runge– Piano
Joel Bryant - Organ

    11.3

“Before the Storm” 5:53  
Heron – Captain, Hondo II, Gibson SG, Gretch, Boozer Telecaster and belt buckle
Glenn Barratt – A.B.S, organ and boards
Jason Fratelli – A.B.S and double bass
Chuck Staab – A.B.S, drums, cohon, goat hooves, tambourine and bells 
Joseph “Mad Dog” Mahoney – Master Gunner, atmosphere vocals and additional recording
The Sonic Abbess – Boatswain
Little Warriors – Powder monkeys
Ben Rosenbach – Quarter Master and additional recording 
Steve Rosenbach – First Mate and atmosphere vocals


All songs written and recorded by Heron. ©2016 The Ghost Canon (ASCAP) All rights reserved.

Recorded, mixed, and mastered by Glenn Barratt at Morning Star Studios, East Norriton PA.


Additional recording by Joseph “Mad Dog” Mahoney at Audio Arts - Fishtown – Philadelphia, PA.  

Additional Recording by Ben Rosenbach at Moose Studios – New Bold - Philadelphia, PA.  Ben appears courtesy of Moonshine Records (ASCAP) and Dark Corner Publishing (ASCAP).  

 
Produced by Glenn Barratt and Heron.

The Little Warriors are Shane and George Heinzenknecht and appear courtesy of Who’s Your Big Daddy Records a subsidiary of The Ghost Canon (ASCAP).

The Sonic Abbess is Sarah Becker and appears courtesy of the Becker family band. She belongs to the Singles of Hope community in Center City Philadelphia, PA.