Easy Street

(London 74 – 78)
Pub Rock, also known as Nicol & Marsh and Nicol & Marsh’s Easy Street


Official Pre-79 Releases;

Nicol & Marsh

I’ve been praying 7″ (Epic, S EPC-2046) released Mar 74
Tracks: I’ve been praying, Then you put me down

Midnight cat 7” (Epic, S EPC-2395) released May 74
Tracks: Midnight cat, Poor and lonely ones

Hurt by love 7” (Polydor, 2059 061) released 78
Tracks: Hurt by love / Lady of windermere

Nicol & Marsh LP (Polydor, POLD-5012) released 78
Tracks: Streets Of The Angels , Holdin’ On To You, Hurt By Love, Back Out Of Love Again, As The Years Roll ‘Round, Save The Station, Lady Of Windermere, I’ll Be Back, For What Seems Crazy Now, Anthem Of The Time

Streets of the angels 7” (Polydor, 2059 083) released 78
Tracks: Streets of the angels, Back out of love again

Nicol & Marsh’s Easy Street

Sinking down 7” (Epic, S EPC-2733) released Oct 74
Tracks: Sinking down, Day by day

Nicol & Marsh’s Easy Street LP (Epic, EPC-80468) released 74

Easy Street

I’ve Been loving you 7” (Polydor, 2058 711) released Apr 76
Tracks: I’ve Been loving you, Gonna wait for summer

Shadows on the wall 7” (Polydor, 2058 751) released Jul 76
Tracks: Shadows on the wall, Feels like heaven

“Feels like Heaven 7” (Polydor 2058 807) released Nov 76
Tracks: Feels like Heaven, Lazy dog Sunday

Easy Street LP (Polydor, 2383 415) released 76
Tracks: Feels like heaven, Lazy dog Sunday, Things I’ve done before, Illogical love, Shadows on the wall, I’ve been loving you, Part of me, Easy street, Wait for summer, What have we become

Various Artists – Hit Sensation – 20 Original Hits LP (Polydor 2413 313) released 76
Tracks: Feels like heaven

Flying 7” (Polydor, 2058 873) released Apr 77
Tracks: Flying, Blame the love

Various Artists – Good For Nothing: The Sounds Album Volume 1 LP (Polydor, SOUND-1) released may 77 (free with Sounds Magazine)
Tracks: Feels like heaven

Love at breakfast 7” (Polydor, 2058 901) released Jul 77
Tracks: Love at breakfast, Rely on you

Under Glass LP (Polydor, 2383 444) released 77
Tracks: Flying, How can you take it so hard, Rely on you, What does the world know, Is this real, Look for the sun, Only a fool, Strange change, I see you, Night of the 11th


Other Pre-79 Recordings;

Further Information;


Line ups;

Ken Nicol (gtr/voc)
Peter Marsh (gtr/voc)
Richard Burgess (drms)

Peter Marsh later in Twist
Richard Burgess later in Landscape


Gigography (up to end 78, Incomplete)
Easy Street
17/04/75 Shakespeare’s Head, Gt Marlborough St, London (Nicol & Marsh’s Easy Street)
05/09/77 Music Machine, Camden High St, London (Easy Street)
Nicol & Marsh
08/11/74 Cardiff University
30/01/75 Bingley
14/10/78 Dingwalls, Camden Lock, London
18/10/78 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
19/10/78 Golden Lion, Fulham, London
23/10/78 Music Machine, Camden High St, London
24/10/78 Bridge House, Canning Town, London
28/10/78 Windsor Castle, Harrow Rd, London
02/11/78 Kensington, Russell Gardens, London
27/11/78 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London