Carnelian (1975)

Marvellous to think we had the nerve to write music we couldn’t play!
Coach York

First band by Pickle (Dapper Choir, Mystery Guests) and Glyn Bush (D-Go-Tees). Carnelian had a residency at the Racehorse pub in Northampton.
Lineup as follows:
Andy Kennedy – clarinet/alto sax
Pickle – xylophone/oboe
Glyn Bush – guitar
Paul Necus – bass
Coach York – drums

Carnelian Live @ Northampton Grammer

Carnelian tape
1, Untitled Piano and Drums
2, Victorious China
3, To Awaken The Queen
4, Soliloquy
5, Variation Honour
6, Mute Consonant
7, Ravenvander
8, Reindeer Rip

After the demise of the band Andy Kennedy and Coach York went to form Escalator with Alex Green (Emperors of Ice Cream), Adrian Utley (Portishead) and Will Ballard (bass).