1950 – He was born on the 11th of August.
1960 – He was a guitarist with the heavy metal band Iron Butterfly.
1968 – He is featured on the band’s greatest hit, the legendary 17-minute piece In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida, recorded when he was just 17.
– He played with Ron Bushy, Lee Dorman and Doug Ingle.
1969 – Brann disappeared from view, apparently an ex-rock star at 19.
1974 – He reunited with Ron Bushy to form a new version of Iron Butterfly.
2003 – Brann occasionally reunited with Iron Butterfly for concerts, and had just released a solo album a few weeks before, when he died of a heart attack on the 31st of July.