'Hummingbird' was just released Spring of 2010 after a solid 18 months devoted to recording, mixing and mastering. Recorded and produced by the artist himself with the aid of co-producer Thomas Burke in the pristine Blanco river valley amongst the cactus and limestone, the result is a finely woven musical journey and listening experience that showcases both the incredible songwriting talent of the artist and an amazing ability to shape the songs into gems through the recording process. The highly anticipated solo debut from singer songwriter Donovan Hatcher features ten original songs that highlight the artist's diverse performance style. Because of his unique musical talents and the ability to perform on many different instruments, the songs spring to life with intricately articulated rhythms and soaring melodies... Donovan Hatcher is a dynamic singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist from the Texas hill country. His original music is ethereal and captivating. Influenced by an upbringing immersed in the best of musical talent and years of live performance, his songs are at once intimately familiar and boldy artistic. His songwriting engages the listener and creates a pleasing sense of space surrounded by beautiful and hypnotic melodies. Donovan has toured extensively in the U.S and Europe supporting many successful artists such as Lousiana Music Hall of Fame inductee Doug Duffey, Jazz great Jimmy Neeley, famed Louisiana soul bands Blue Monday and The Roadhouse Disciples, multi-platinum recording artist and three time Handy Blues Award winner WC Clark, Austin's award winning reggae masters The Killer Bees, as well as legendary Austin blues men Hosea Hargrove, Harry Bodine, and the late, great Jesse Taylor...just to name a few. His focus has shifted from a supporting role with other artists to a more singular performance style, enabling him to blend years of influence from some of music's finest with his highly unique original songwriting and performance style. Don't worry, though, you can still catch him drumming on occasion for some of the finest performing artists in the business. Always ready for the next performance, Donovan invites you to join him for a musical journey you are sure to remember...