G J Donovan

singer G J Donovan Is a singer / acoustic / electric guitarist and harmonica player who been working around the Sydney, Newcastle and Wollongong pubs and clubs for the past 10 years.

He plays both solo and with backing tracks and has performed an average of 3 shows a week over the past decade.

He has been a regular at the Orient Hotel in the Rocks, Dee Why RSL Flame Bar and Harrigan’s Inn Pokolbin in the Hunter wine district. He is also a regular act at weddings and corporate functions.

His repertoire has wide ranging appeal and specializes in classic pop and rock from the 60s and 70s with a smattering of tunes from the 80s.

The audiences themselves have chosen his set list and it comes from the songs they have requested over the years in the many other musical projects he has been a part of.

He began his musical life as a classical musician and has a high degree of technical ability.

He was the guitarist and backing singer with John Paul Young’s Allstar band for 5 years from 1983.

He has written and recorded dozens of children’s songs for the ABC. His original music has been used on TV shows including Burke’s Backyard and McLeods Daughters.

He also has an original music project under the name Floyd Vincent playing Latin rock which has taken him all over the world including five tours of Europe, countless Australian national tours and a record deal with Universal music which saw his album released all over the world.

G.J.Donovan songlist

The 1 I love—R.E.M.
Great Southern Land – Icehouse
Bright side of the road–Van Morrison
Sorrow— Bowie
Starman- Bowie
Black Magic Women Santana
Evil Ways – Santana
Love Her Madly–The Doors
Summer Breeze–Seals and Crofts
Darling Be Home Soon–John Sebastian/Joe Cocker
Heart of Gold Neil Young
Harvest Moon Neil Young
Im a Believer Monkees
Run to Me Bee Gees
Imagine John Lennon
Karma Police  Radiohead
Lets Stick Together Roxy Music
Sunny Afternoon – The Kinks
Viva Las Vegas Elvis
Blackbird Beatles
Something So Strong Crowded House
Weather with you Crowded House
Now Were getting Somewhere Crowded House
Brown Sugar Rolling Stones
Honky Tonk Woman Rolling Stones
Hey You Get Off My Cloud Rolling Stones
Sunshine Superman Donovan
Ticket to Ride Beatles
Get It On T. Rex
Hot Love T Rex
Love is in the Air – JPY
Am I Ever Gonna See Your Face Again Angels
Bad Moon Rising Creedence Clearwater Revival
Eagle Rock Daddy Cool
Jumpin Jack Flash Rolling Stones
Suffragette City David Bowie
Back In The USSR Beatles
Sweet Home Alabama Lynard Skynard
Gloria Van Morrison
God Only Knows Beach Boys
Different Drum Linda Ronstadt
To Her Door Paul Kelly
Throw Your Arms Around Me Hunters and Collectors
Proud Mary Creedence
Who’ll Stop The Rain _ – Creedence
Have You Ever Seen The Rain Creedence

G J Donovan is also a member of The Jack Thompson Twins

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