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Marc Catley

Alternative Rock
London, England, United Kingdom

Also a member of Marc Catley & Geoff Mann and Paley's Watch.

Discography

1986 Marc Catley This is the Birth of Classical Acoustic Rock Plankton Records
1987 Marc Catley The Peel Tower Hop Plankton Records
1992 Marc Catley The Peel of Hope Plankton Records
1993 Marc Catley & Band Hot Air for Jesus Plankton Records
1994 Marc Catley & The Flaming Methodists No Tomorrow Plankton Records
1996 Marc Catley Make the Tea Plankton Records
1996 Marc Catley & The Flaming Methodists Char Plankton Records

This is the Birth of Classical Acoustic Rock

1986 Plankton Records (PCN115)

Marc Catley – Vocals, acoustic guitar on “Help Me”
Paul Donnelly – Keyboards, electric guitars, acoustic guitars, classical guitars, drum machine
Jeremy Cooke – Keyboards
Alison Donnelly – Vocals

  1. Love (3:32)
  2. Write Your Will on My Heart (3:39)
  3. Trilogy
    1. Help Me (2:50)
    2. Peace (2:05)
    3. The Answer (4:35)
  4. New Life (4:39)
  5. Hosea (5:10)

The Peel Tower Hop

1987 Plankton Records

Marc Catley - Vocals, guitar
Geoff Mann - Vocals, drums
Heather Davenport - Vocals
Clive Davenport - Guitar, drums
Steve Ridley - Keyboards

All songs by Marc Catley, except “Magnify” by Catley and Paul Donnelly

Produced by Geoff Mann
Engineered by Clive Davenport
Artwork by Dave Brownlow
Photos by Andy Labrow and John Applegate

Recorded at Charter Studios, Central Hall, Oldham St., Manchester, England

  1. Keep On (2:03)
  2. Magnify (Catley/Paul Donnelly) (3:37)
  3. Weep for the City (4:37)
  4. We Are One (2:40)

The Peel of Hope

1992 Plankton Records (PCN777)

Marc Catley – Guitar, vocals

  1. Jesus is Ace
  2. This is the Day After Yesterday
  3. Father God Almighty
  4. Times Seven
  5. Make a Joyful Noise
  6. The Clap
  7. Lord I Really Just Want Lord to Praise You Lord Just I Really am Right Now Lord
  8. Dance
  9. Other People are Puzzling Over Questions
  10. Worship the Praise
  11. Jesus
  12. My Guardian Angel Drives a White Sierra
  13. Classical Acoustic Heavy Metal
  14. O My Jesus You are Lovely
  15. Forward Masking
  16. My Biscuit Barrell Says Jesus is Lord
  17. Endless Nipples Upon the Seashore
  18. I am so Very Happy
  19. Pure White Music

Hot Air for Jesus

1993 Plankton Records (PCN139)

Marc Catley – Vocals, guitar, keyboards, mandolin, voice overs, sound effects
Marianne Velvart – Vocals, voice effects, sound effects
Duncan Parsons – Drums, percussion, keyboards, vocals, voice overs, mandolin, lead boing, backing saw, sound effects
Jill (Peel) Towers – Flute, voice overs, sound effects
Martin Heap – Bass guitar
Clive Davenport – Electric guitar
Jonathan Dunn – Voice overs, sound effects, keyboards
Jake Willis – Voice overs, sound effects, keyboards
Steve Olner – Voice overs, sound effects
Andy Lardbrow – Voice overs

  1. My Guardian Angel Drives a White Sierra
  2. Hot Air for Jesus
  3. Good Wholesome Entertainment for the Christian Young Man
  4. Christ Massacred
  5. Stock Prophecy
  6. The Eternal and Never Ending Dance of Life That Weaves Across the Cosmos in Wave After Wave of Pulsating Vibrating Vibrant Warmth From the Heart of Deep Majestic Suns Fed on Interstellar Dust That is the Carrier of the Seed of the Life-Essence That We Call Love
  7. Isn’t He?
  8. Glib and Roly Bonnet Medley
  9. Keith…
  10. Christian World Concern ‘93
  11. False Pretences
  12. We're in Love with Ourselves
  13. Mould Me Lord
  14. Sunday Best
  15. You Could Say
  16. Dope Man Every Time
  17. Good Wholesome Entertainment (reprise)

Note: all of these songs except for “Glib and Roly Bonnet Medley,” “Christian World Concern ‘93,” “Mould Me Lord,” and “You Could Say” were re-released on Char in 1996.


No Tomorrow

1994 Plankton Records (PCN143)

  1. No Tomorrow Overture
  2. Milsorro's Song
  3. God Lurves Country Music
  4. X-Reg Escort
  5. Direlogue
  6. Repent. Repent
  7. I Will
  8. Hey Kids You Have Really Got To Get Into Jesus
  9. Were Not Saying
  10. On What Fecundity
  11. Thank God Fo Car Stickers
  12. Love Song To God
  13. Sincere Love Song
  14. Captainlogue
  15. Ghoti
  16. D.I.V
  17. Dolphins Make Me Sick
  18. Epilogue

Make the Tea

1996 Plankton Records (PCDN135)

From Plankton Records: “This was Marcs second and breakthrough satirical album and it is an absolute classic. Very funny and thought provoking, this album brought Marcs satirical work to a larger audience due to national radio and TV exposure and appearances following its release.”

  1. Make The Tea
  2. Jesus Stops Traffic
  3. Ethnic Praise
  4. All Glory To The Wealthy
  5. Newpraise
  6. This Is The Day After Yesterday
  7. Times Seven
  8. P-r-r-r-raise The-e-e Lor
  9. Jesus Was So Nice
  10. Jesus You Really Are Just God
  11. Come To The Quiet
  12. Come And Fill Me With Your Power Holy Spirit
  13. Lying In The Spirit
  14. The Shepherding Song
  15. Lord I Still Just Want Lord To Praise You Lord Just As I Really Am Right Now Lord In The Ongoing Faith Situation Lord In Which You Have Placed Me Lord
  16. Hard Livin' Guy
  17. If I Had A Rhyming Dictionary
  18. Gonna Rock You Tonite
  19. The Legend Of Ham 'N' Egg
  20. One Hundred Miraculous Things Before Breakfast
  21. Classical Acoustic Rock's First Day At Nursery School
  22. The Choirboy's Defence

Char

1996 Plankton Records (PCDN150)

Compilation CD including 13 songs from Hot Air for Jesus, all of No Tomorrow, one new track, and the Sign & Wonder game.

From Plankton Records: “Char, or No Hot Air For Jesus Tomorrow, is the worlds first 3 sided CD and also sees the introduction of a new musical genre, TCM Temporary Christian Music. Includes the whole of Marc’s classic rock gospel opera No Tomorrow . This is Marc Catley and team at their sharpest, satirical and thought provoking best.”

  1. My Gaurdian Angel Drives A White Sierra
  2. False Pretences
  3. Dope Man Every Time
  4. Christ Massacred
  5. The Lobster Quadrille
  6. The Eternal and Never Ending Dance of Life That Weaves Across the Cosmos in Wave after Wave of Pulsating Vibrating Vibrant Warmth From the Heart of Deep Majestic Suns Fed on Interstellar Dust That is the Carrier of the Seed of Life Essence That We Call Love
  7. Sunday Best
  8. Good Wholesome Entertainment For The Christain Young Man
  9. No Tomorrow Overture
  10. Milsorro's Song
  11. God Lurves Country Music
  12. X-Reg Escort
  13. Direlogue
  14. Repent. Repent
  15. I Will
  16. Hey Kids You Have Really Got To Get Into Jesus
  17. Were Not Saying
  18. On What Fecundity
  19. Thank God Fo Car Stickers
  20. Love Song To God
  21. Sincere Love Song
  22. Captainlogue
  23. Ghoti
  24. D.I.V
  25. Dolphins Make Me Sick
  26. Epilogue
  27. We're In Love With Ourselves
  28. Isn't He
  29. Keith
  30. Hot Air Jesus
  31. Stock Prophecy
  32. Good Wholesome Entertainment For The Young Man (Reprise)