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Pete Marsh
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Attended Bournville Grammar Technical School for Boys
Lives in Bolton, Greater Manchester
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Soundgarden
During the mid-1980's Pete Marsh worked as stage crew in Manchester at  The International  Club and subsequently at  Manchester Apollo  which involved working at various venues including Birmingham NEC, St. George's Hall Bradford, Preston Guildhall, Sheffie...
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Achilles tendon
25th March 2016:   There'll be no en plein air paintings, live sketching of bands, printmaking, school workshops, community art projects, commissions or even studio paintings for some time. It looks like I'll be on crutches and in a cast for between 8-12 we...
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Heritage Walk
On Friday 26th February 2016 I went into St. Paul's CE Primary School to deliver a Printmaking workshop with Year 5. Our theme was Heritage and Suzanne Hindle, Manchester Tour Guide had prepared the children earlier in the week with a short talk about the l...
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Keep Music Live
Monday 22nd February 2016 : This painting is still UNFINISHED but having reworked it again today it is beginning to move in the right direction. Oil on box canvas, I'm calling this work "Anticipation".   This is about those quiet moments when some people ca...
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The Day David Bowie annoyed me
Way back in the mid 1980's I worked on the crew at Manchester Apollo and one of the many big outdoor gigs that we worked on was David Bowie's Glass Spider Tour when it came to Maine Road, which was then the home of Manchester City F.C. On show day I was wai...
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The International Manchester
My painting of Chameleons Vox....  formerly The Chameleons I found an old diary.... During 1985 and 1986 I worked on the crew at The International on Dickinson Road, Manchester. It became known as International 1 when the owners (Gareth and Matthew) opened ...
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Chantel Mcgregor
Sunday 20th March 2016: Yesterday I had the privilege of being allowed to sketch Chantel Mcgregor during her sound-check at The Grand Venue, Clitheroe. I am hopeful that a painting will result from last night's gig...which was, I have to say superb! Here ar...
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Night and Day
"Night and Day" What: An
exhibition of paintings and prints by Bolton based artist Pete Marsh
featuring: figurative
work inspired by live music performance (night). landscape
work largely inspired by the North West countryside (day). When: Saturday 5th Ma...
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The Support Band
22nd January 2016: I have planned to do this painting for some time but have not got around to starting it until this week. I wanted to express something of the melancholy and sadness associated with musicians playing in front of a largely disinterested "cr...
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Turner Prize reaction
Last night (6th December 2015) I sent a link to some fellow artists...in light of the latest Turner Prize anounced today (7th December 2015) I respectfully encourage you to read it... http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-16578438?comments I recall t...
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Doris Brendel
Wednesday 4th November 2015 Yesterday I went to The Grand Venue, Clitheroe to sketch Wishbone Ash during their sound-check but I was also granted permission to sketch the support Doris Brendel and her band. What a voice! During the sound-check I thought tha...
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