musicians

 

This page wants to reveal the people behind the scenes, musicians
and producers who worked on studio releases or toured with Tricky
live. There are photos of the tour musicians, taken from actual
performances with Tricky (except for Terry Lynn, because I couldn't
find any). Below you will find live videos throughout the
years, so you can compare the different live combos.

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THIS PAGE TAKES A WHILE TO LOAD BECAUSE OF THE VIDEOS! 


    live musicians    
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vocals:
 
martina topley-bird
Martina Topley-Bird
(1994-1999, 2012)
official | my Martina fan page
Alison Goldfrapp 
(1995)
official | fan site | discography
Cath Coffey 
(1995-1998)
Wikipedia | AMG
Terry Hall 
(3.8.95, 21.3.96)
unofficial fan site | The Specials
PJ Harvey 
(1998: TV shows)
official | official UK | Sirens rising
Dee (Denise) Ellington 
(1998)
My Space
Carmen Ejogo 
(1998)
Hollywood.com | IMDB
Kioka Williams 
(1999)
Angela Murrell 
(=Angela Brooks)
(1999, backing voc.)
official | AMG | discogs | Angela Brooks
Mad Dog 
(1999)
AMG
Ambersunshower
(2001)
My Space | AMG | discography
Nicky Love
(Nov.-Dec. 2001)
Wikipedia | AMG
Hawkman (Garrison Hawk)
(2001)
Songbird
Marlon Thaws
(2001, 2012)
discogs
Ed Kowalczyk 
(2001) 
official
Costanza Francavilla 
(2003)
official | discogs | ZerOKilled
Veronika Coassolo 
(2006, 2008, 2011)
official | MySpace
Alex Mills
(2008: TV shows)
MySpace
Kira Skov 
(2008)
MySpace
Terry Lynn
(17.10.-23.10.2010)
official | MySpace | discogs
Hakim Hamadouche
(26.11.2010)
AllMusic | discogs
Francesca Belmonte 
(2008-now)
Facebook | Soundcloud | discogs
No Lay 
(April 2014)
Facebook | discogs
K Bleax 
(2015)
Facebook
guitar:
Patrice Chevalier 
(1995-1997)
AMG | PMT MySpace
Gabi Almeida
(1996)
official | MySpacesonicbids
Mark Thwaite
(1998-2008)
official
Ross Milligan 
(1999)
official | My Space
Kelly Appleton 
(2003, 2010-2011)
official | My Space
Tiffy Bri
(2011)
unknown
(20.5.2008)
Tristan Cassel-Delavois 
(2008-2015)
official | MySpace | Soundcloud
Adam Bourne 
(2015)
official
Paul Noels 
(2016)
official

bass:
Pete Briquette
(musical director 1995)
(1995)
Wikipedia | Boomtown Rats
Jim Love 
(1995, 1996:Australia)
My Space | The Pound System
Anna Piva 
(1996-1997: Europe)
AMG | bio | Flow Motion | interview clip
Carrie Melbourne
(1997:USA, 1998)
official | globalbass.com | interview
Wayne Nunes 
(musical director 1999-2003)
(1999-2008)
Warrior Charge
Laura Kidd 
(2008, 2011)
official | She Makes War | MySpace
Pete Clements
(2009)
Julia Ruzicka
(2010)
Twitter
Sara Farina 
(2010)
official | Twitter | MySpace
Alice Offley
(2011)
official | bio | starnow.com
Kat Bax 
(2008-2013)
official | Twitter | MySpace
drums:
Les Cirkel 
(1995)
link
John Tonks 
(musical director 1996)
(1995-1996)
official | My Space | discography
Perry Melius
(1997-2008)
AMG | Warrior Charge
John Maiden 
(2008-2012)
officialshow reel
Paul White
(2010)
official | bio
Tobias Ralph
(2010-2011)
official | calender 2010/11
Emily Dolan Davies 
(2011)
official | Twitter
Ross Harris
(2013)
Twitter
Luke Harris
(2013-now)
official | Twitter | MySpace


keyboards:
Damon Butcher 
(1995)
bio
Zeb 
(1995)
Sly (Simon) Wilkinson 
(1995-1996)
Gareth Bowen 
(musical director 2008-2011)
(1997-2011)
My Space | discography
unknown
(20.5.2008)
Sara de Santis 
(2013)
official website
     
behind the scenes:_


Tour early 1995 (from left to right): 
Pete Briquette, Patrice Chevalier, Alison Goldfrapp, 
Tricky, Damon Butcher, Les Cirkel (pic from NME article)
 
 
 


Tour 1995/96 (from left to right):
Jim Love, Sly Wilkinson, ???, ??? Tricky, ???, John Tonks (?)
 
 
 

US tour 1998
US tour 1998 (from left to right): 
Perry Melius, Gareth Bowen, Tricky, Mark Thwaite, 
Carmen Ejogo, Carrie Melbourne
 
 
 


Tour 2001 (from left to right): 
Marlon Thaws, Hawkman
 
 
 


Tour 2008 (from left to right): 
Gareth Bowen, Alex Mills, Laura Kidd, ???, John Maiden 
(pic from johnmaiden.com)
 
 
 


South American tour 2011 (from left to right): 
Francesca Belmonte, Emily Dolan Davies, Tiffy Bri, Laura Kidd
 
 
 


Tour 2013 (from left to right): 
Tricky, Kat Bax, Ross Harris, Francesca Belmonte, 
Tristan Cassel-Delavois, Sara de Santis
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

live videos:
1995:
early TV show:
"Black Steel", The Word, UK TV show (January 13):

vocals: Ticky, Martina Topley-Bird
guitar: Patrice Chevalier
Bass: Pete Briquette
drums: Les Cirkel
keyboards: Damon Butcher

support act for PJ Harvey:
no videos found

solo summer tour:
"Hell is round the corner", T In The Park Festival (August 5):

vocals: Ticky, Martina Topley-Bird
guitar: Patrice Chevalier
Bass: Pete Briquette
drums: Les Cirkel
keyboards: Zeb

TV shows:
"Pumpkin", Mercury Music Prize, Savoy Hotel, London, UK (September 12):

vocals: Ticky, Alison Goldfrapp
guitar: Patrice Chevalier
Bass: Jim Love
drums: Les Cirkel
keyboards: Sly Wilkinson

1996:
Australian & European tour:
no videos found

TV show with Terry Hall:
"Ghost Town/Poems", The White Room, UK TV (March 21 ):

vocals: Tricky, Terry Hall, Martina Topley-Bird
guitar: Patrice Chevalier
Bass: Anna Piva
drums: John Tonks
keyboards: Sly Wilkinson

TV show:
"Vent", Later with Jools Holland, UK TV (November 25)

vocals: Ticky, Martina Topley-Bird
guitar: Gabi Almeida
Bass: Anna Piva
drums: John Tonks
keyboards: Sly Wilkinson

1997:
European tour:
"Bombing Bastards", Shepherd's Bush, London, UK (April 17)

vocals: Tricky
guitar: Patrice Chevalier
Bass: Anna Piva
drums: Perry Melius
keyboards: Gareth Bowen


US Lollapalooza tour:
no videos found, except a short live snippet during MTV news (starting at 1:41):

US TV show "Sessions at West 54th" (taping):
"Ghetto Youth/Something About You", New York, US (August 1)

vocals: Cath Coffey
guitar: Patrice Chevalier
Bass: Carrie Melbourne
drums: Perry Melius
keyboards: Gareth Bowen

1998:
US & European tour:
no videos found

TV shows with PJ Harvey:
"Broken Homes", Later with Jools Holland, UK TV (May 12)

vocals: Tricky, PJ Harvey, Visual Ministry Choir
guitar: Mark Thwaite
Bass: Carrie Melbourne
drums: Perry Melius
keyboards: Gareth Bowen
"The Moment I Feared (For You version)", Later with Jools Holland, UK TV (May 12)

vocals: Tricky
guitar: Mark Thwaite
Bass: Carrie Melbourne
drums: Perry Melius
keyboards: Gareth Bowen
 

TV show:
"You (Tear Out My Eyes version)", Radio 3, Spanish TV (unknown date, June?):

vocals: Tricky, Denise 'Dee' Ellington
guitar: Mark Thwaite
Bass: Carrie Melbourne
drums: Perry Melius
keyboards: Gareth Bowen

TV show:
"Carriage For Two", Chris Rock show, US TV (August 21)

vocals: Tricky, Carmen Ejogo
guitar: Mark Thwaite
Bass: Carrie Melbourne
drums: Perry Melius
keyboards: Gareth Bowen

US tour with Whale:
no videos found

1999:
European tour:
"Overcome", EurockÚennes Festival, Belfort, France (July 10)

vocals: Kioka Williams
drums: Perry Melius
guitar: Mark Thwaite
bass: Wayne Nunes
keyboards: Gareth Bowen

US tour:
"Hot like a sauna", Bowery Ballroom, New York (September 16) 

vocals: Tricky, Mad Dog
drums: Perry Melius
guitar: Ross Milligan
bass: Wayne Nunes
keyboards: Gareth Bowen

2001:
US & European tour:
"Ace Of Spades", Montreux Jazz Festival (July 11)

vocals: Marlon Thaws, Hawkman, Tricky
drums: Perry Melius
guitar: Mark Thwaite
bass: Wayne Nunes
keyboards: Gareth Bowen

"Ciritic (unreleased song)", Bizarre Festival, Weeze, Germany (August 17)

vocals: Tricky, Hawkman
drums: Perry Melius
guitar: Mark Thwaite
bass: Wayne Nunes
keyboards: Gareth Bowen

TV shows with Ed Kowalczyk:
"Evolution Revolution Love", Conan O'Brien, US TV (July 19)

vocals: Tricky, Hawkman, Ed Kowalczyk
drums: Perry Melius
guitar: Mark Thwaite
bass: Wayne Nunes
keyboards: Gareth Bowen

US tour with Tool:
no videos found

European tour:
no videos found

2003:
European tour:
"Moody", Festival Les Eurockeennes, Belfort, France (July 5) 

vocals: Tricky, Costanza Francavilla
drums: Perry Melius
guitar: Kelly Appleton 
bass: Wayne Nunes
keyboards: Gareth Bowen

2006:
Spain / Portugal tour:
no videos found

2008:
TV shows with Alex Mills:
"Puppy Toy", Later with Jools Holland, UK TV (May 20)

vocals: Tricky, Alex Mills
drums: Perry Melius
guitar: ???
bass: Wayne Nunes
keyboards: ???

European tour (summer):
"Joseph", Benicassim Festival, Benicassim, Spain (July 19)

vocals: Tricky, Kira Skov
drums: John Maiden
guitar: Tristan Cassel-Delavois
bass: Laura Kidd
keyboards: Gareth Bowen

US tour incl. David Letterman show:
"Council Estate", Late show with David Letterman, US TV (September 3)

vocals: Tricky, Veronika Coassolo
drums: John Maiden
guitar: Tristan Cassel-Delavois
bass: Laura Kidd
keyboards: Gareth Bowen

European tour (winter):
"Ace of Spades" with audience on stage, Roxy, Prague (November 24)

vocals: Tricky, Francesca Belmonte
drums: John Maiden
guitar: Tristan Cassel-Delavois
bass: Kat Bax
keyboards: Gareth Bowen

2009:
world tour:
"Move (unreleased song)", Park Live Music Festival, Sofia, Bulgaria (June 18)

vocals: Tricky, Francesca Belmonte
drums: John Maiden
guitar: Tristan Cassel-Delavois
bass: Pete Clements
keyboards: Gareth Bowen

2010:
European tour:
"Gangster Chronicle" & "Overcome", Fnac Indetendances Festival, Paris (August 13)

vocals: Francesca Belmonte
drums: Paul White
guitar: Tristan Cassel-Delavois
bass: Julia Ruzicka
keyboards: Gareth Bowen

US tour:
"Vent", Doug Fir Lounge, Portland, US (December 19)

vocals: Tricky, Francesca Belmonte
drums: Tobias Ralph
guitar: Kelly Appleton
bass: Sara Farina
keyboards: Gareth Bowen

2011:
European & Australian tour: 
same band as US tour 2010

European tour:
"You Don't Wanna" & "Really Real", Den Atelier, Luxembourg (May 1)

vocals: Tricky, Veronika Coassolo
drums: Emily Dolan-Davis
guitar: Tiffy Bri
bass: Kat Bax
keyboards: Gareth Bowen

South American tour:
"Time To Dance", Teatro La Cupula, Santiago, Chile (May 22)

vocals: Tricky, Francesca Belmonte
drums: Emily Dolan-Davis
guitar: Tiffy Bri
bass: Laura Kidd
keyboards: Gareth Bowen

Bosnia & Asia tour: 
"Early Bird", Twinkle Rock Festival, Taiwan (August 2)

vocals: Tricky, Francesca Belmonte
drums: Emily Dolan-Davis
guitar: Tiffy Bri
bass: Kat Bax
keyboards: Gareth Bowen
 

2012:
Maxinquaye reunion tour with Martina:
"Black Steel", Indig02, London, UK (April 27)

vocals: Tricky, Martina Topley-Bird
drums: John Maiden
guitar: Tristan Cassel-Delavois
bass: Kat Bax
 

European & Russia tour:
"I live alone (unreleased song)", Crystal Hall, Kiev, Ukraine (November 17)

vocals: Tricky, Francesca Belmonte
drums: John Maiden
guitar: Tristan Cassel-Delavois
bass: Kat Bax

2013:
European tour:
"Does It", Tbilisi Open Air festival 2013, Tblisi, Georgia (June 5)

vocals: Tricky, Francesca Belmonte
drums: Ross Harris
guitar: Tristan Cassel-Delavois
bass: Kat Bax
keyboards: Sara de Santis 

2015:
European tour:

...

vocals: Tricky, K Bleax
drums: Ross Harris
guitar: Tristan Cassel-Delavois  


 
   
 

 
 
 
 
 
    studio musicians    
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alison goldfrapp
Alison Goldfrapp
 
 

bjork
Bj÷rk
 
 

pj harvey
PJ Harvey
 
 

alanis morissette
Alanis Morissette
 
 

cyndi lauper
Cyndi Lauper
 
 

stephanie mckay
Stephanie McKay
 
 

ed
                                kowalczyk
Ed Kowalczyk
 
 

scott ian
Scott Ian (from Anthrax)

 
   
 

 
   


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