Better a mellow drunk than an abusive one, to state minimal, and Leigh Gregory’s music task certainly doesn’t appear to be it’s going to bust one’s mind open. Located in SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA, Mellow Drunk was virtually a one-man task by Gregory, a veteran of a number of groups for many years before that, including Connecticut’s Dispossessed in the past due ’80s and San Diego’s Mls From Nowhere in the first ’90s. Sketching on a number of darker psych forebears outdated and youthful — especially the Cathedral, which he protected for the tribute record — Gregory initial come up with a version from the music group in Minnesota, where in fact the group’s debut, CONTINUALLY BE Drunk, was documented over 1 . 5 years. Gregory relocated towards the Bay Region and re-created the group with a number of well-known regional performers, including Imajinary Close friends/Smallstone member Rick Maymi and Dora Flood’s keyboardist and drummer, Steven Cavoretto, and Sean DeGaetano. Bassist Alexander Mann fills out the lineup.