John Tchicai & Tony Marsh 1st October @ Carlton Club, Manchester




support from trio of :

Rich Harrison: percussion (Spaceheads)

Dave Birchall: guitar (Levenshulme Bicycle Orchestra)

Pascal Nichols: percussion (Part Wild Horses Mane On Both Sides)


live guitar action

from solo set @ Nip and Tipple, Whalley Range, Manchester on 13th September.

Also playing at a couple of gigs this coming week:

Thursday 23rd September ‘Centrifuge 6’ @ Kro Bar, Manchester

Sunday 26th September ‘St Lukes All Dayer’ @ St. Lukes Church, Liverpool

Then following Friday 1st October really excited to be promoting this as well as playing as part of a trio opening up the night…

John Tchicai Tony Marsh Manchester 1st october 2010
John Tchicai Tony Marsh Manchester 1st october 2010

John Tchicai/Tony Marsh

putting on this gig with a few other folk later in the year, promises to be amazing!

Friday 1st October
@ Carlton Club, Carlton Road (off Wood Road and Upper Chorlton Road) Whalley Range, M16 Manchester

John Tchicai

John Tchicai is a sax legend having played with some of the most innovative and respected musician in the field of free/jazz including John Coltrane, Don Cherry, Archie Shepp, Albert Ayler, Lee Konitz, and Cecil Taylor. He performed on Coltrane’s “Ascension” album and went on to cofound the New York Art Quartet. While in New York he also performed with John Lennon and Yoko Ono. Since the 60s he has continued to develop his work receiving grants from the Danish government. He currently lives in the US and France.

Tony Marsh

is a long time member of the London Improvising scene; a master drummer playing drum kit and percussion with technique, touch and a compositional sense that allows time and no-time to exist side by side. This year Tony has played with: Evan Parker; Peter Brotzman; John Butcher; Paul Dunmall; Elliot Sharp; The London Improvisers Orchestra and The People’s Band.