The Marches – “Big City” Music Video

Life and times in the City of Angels have always figured prominently in the music of Richard Conti and his band The Marches.  From the film noir atmospheres of their debut record 4 a.m. Is the New Midnight to their elegiac piano ballad "Big City" - featured on last summer's Director of Photography EP - Los Angeles has played a crucial element in … [Read more...]

The Marches – Director of Photography EP

Word has it that The Marches – directed with flare by saxophonist/songwriter Richard Conti – are planning to drop a new LP sometime in early 2012.  To tide everyone over until that date arrives, the band is releasing Director of Photography, an EP that all but abandons the retro Motown sound they so skillfully cultivated on 4a.m. is the New … [Read more...]

The Marches – Good With Words Compilation

The Marches quickly made a name for themselves with their 2008 debut (4a.m. is the New Midnight), a dark yet vivacious labyrinth of Motown horns, hip-hop grooves, and electronic quirkiness. Having gained some notoriety for their unorthodox mashups, the LA-based outfit was recently tapped to contribute a track to a new compilation, Good With Words: … [Read more...]