Rory Ellis & Christian Marsh
RORY ELLIS & CHRISTIAN MARSH
Stories by the tonne, and Alt Country/Blues music with a delicate wrench.
Featuring Rory Ellis on Vocals, and all things Acoustic, joined onstage by long time sideman Christian Marsh, who in his own right is a world renown master of the Chromatic and Diatonic Harmonica.
Christian is a three time golden harmonica winner, Hohner endorsee, once Larry Adlers harmonica tech, has performed on over 60 albums, was a soloist in the acclaimed stage show Big River,right down to sold out shows at the Sydney Opera house with the Sydney Symphony. Plus so much more.
Together however, they perform wonderfully stripped down versions of songs from Rory's last 10 nationally and internationally media acclaimed albums. Just as they were written.
Rory, now thirty plus years in the making, has performed extensively at major venues and festivals here and abroad alongside greats such as Robert Cray, Richie Havens, Charlie Mussellwhite, Eric Bibb, even Pokey La Farge. Some festivals include, Isle Of Wight Festival UK, Maryport Blues Festival UK, Shetland Folk Festival UK, Larmer Tree Festival UK, Castel St Pietro Blues Festival IT, Thredbo Blues Festival AU, Port Fairy Folk Festival AU, the list goes on.
Most recently Rory and Christian performed at the Blue Mountains Music Festival 2022 and are lining up for the second year in a row at the prestigious Thredbo Blues Festival 2023
“An underground hero of Americana”, it’s been whispered. “A Master Songsmith”, many have said and lauded by the media worldwide on every single album to date!