Antonio Bacciocchi

Antonio Bacciocchi

Real Name:
Antonio Bacciocchi
Antonio Bacciocchi a.k.a. Tony Face: drummer, percussionist, records producer, prime movers of the Italian mod movement (the 1st italian Mod), journalist and also writer, blogger, musical events manager, radio DJ.
He was the drummer of the hardcore punk band Chelsea Hotel (1979/1983) and Not Moving (1982/1988), one of the most important Italian underground rock bands during the 80s; from 1990 to 1998 he played with Lilith (folk blues punk cabaret) and Lilith And The Sinnersaints from 2007.
Drummer and percussionist with the hammondbeat band The Link Quartet, he also played with Time Pills (1989), The Hermits (1996), Statuto and a lot of other bands.

Tony produced about 50 records and worked with Sony, Emi, Cecchi Gori Music, Ricordi, RAI, Mediaset and founded the labels Face Records and Audiar Produzioni.
He also directed gigs of international artists like Manu Chao, Marc Ribot, Koop, Ivano Fossati, Kocani Orchestra, Solarflares, Moment, Rage, Direct Hits, CCM, Raw Power and tons of other Italian bands.
As Chef Manager he joined the crew of Tendenze Rock Festival for 10 editions, of multicultural festival Pulcheria for 5 years and of the world music festival Terra Madre twice.
He DJed for 10 years on Quarta Radio.
Tony's first book has been realised on May 2007 with the title “Uscito vivo dagli anni '80" (Out alive from the 80’s).
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Antonio Bacciocchi Discography Tracks

Instruments & Performance

Chelsea Hotel Chelsea Hotel - We'Re All Gonna Die!!! (Album) Not On Label (Chelsea Hotel Self-released) Italy 1982 Sell This Version
FACE 45002 Tony Face Big Roll Band Tony Face Big Roll Band - Jazzarythm Acid Stomp(7", Single) Face Records (5) FACE 45002 Italy 1989 Sell This Version
none Lilith (15) Lilith (15) - Lilith(VHS, Promo) Face Records (5) none Italy 1991 Sell This Version
NOW 0996 The Hermits The Hermits - Chickens Whips & R'n'R!!!(10", MiniAlbum) Panic Records (7) NOW 0996 Italy 1996 Sell This Version
ANIMAL s033, ARS 033 Link Quartet* Link Quartet* - Alfa Rome Giuliette(7") Animal Records (4), Animal Records (4) ANIMAL s033, ARS 033 Spain 1997 Sell This Version
HBR 001 The Link Quartet The Link Quartet - Beat.It(CD, Album) Hammondbeat HBR 001 US 2002 Sell This Version
AP005 Not Moving Not Moving - Land Of Nothing(12", MiniAlbum) Area Pirata AP005 Italy 2003 Sell This Version
HBR 003 The Link Quartet The Link Quartet - Italian Playboys(CD, Album) Hammondbeat HBR 003 US 2004 Sell This Version
HBB.002 The Link Quartet The Link Quartet - Italian Playboys International(CDr, EP, Ltd) Hammondbeat HBB.002 US 2004 Sell This Version
GOD005 Not Moving Not Moving - Live In The 80's(Box, Ltd + CD, Comp + DVD-V) Go Down Records GOD005 Italy 2005 Sell This Version
Wicked Minds Sad Woman (as Tony and 2 more… Wicked Minds - Witchflower (Album) Black Widow Records Italy 2006 Sell This Version
HBL 005 The Link Quartet The Link Quartet - Decade(CD, EP) Hammondbeat HBL 005 US 2006 Sell This Version
Paolo "Apollo" Negri 3 In A Bed (as Tony and 5 more… Paolo "Apollo" Negri - A Bigger Tomorrow (Album) Hammondbeat US 2007 Sell This Version
HB7-07 The Link Quartet The Link Quartet - Fast Girls & Sexy Cars / Drummore(7", Single) Hammondbeat HB7-07 US 2009 Sell This Version
FIRE501 Not Moving Not Moving - Not Moving(CD, Comp, RE) Spit / Fire FIRE501 Italy 2009 Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

SP 2040 COMP 002 Various Spider (as A. Bacciocchi) Various - Spittle Compilation(LP, Comp) Spittle Records SP 2040 COMP 002 Italy 1987 Sell This Version
LP 015 Various The Last Of The Mods (as A. Bacciocchi) Various - Mods! 15 Anni Di Modernismo Attivo........(LP, Album, Ltd, Num) Face Records (5) LP 015 Italy 1996 Sell This Version


FACE 45005 Statuto Statuto - Ci Sei Tu(7", Single) Face Records (5) FACE 45005 Italy 1990 Sell This Version
FACE EP003 Lilith (15) Lilith (15) - Hello! I Love Me!!(12", EP) Face Records (5) FACE EP003 Italy 1990 Sell This Version
Lilith (15) Lilith (15) - Venus In Furs / Tombstone Blues (Single) Face Records (5) Italy 1991 Sell This Version
FACE LP 006 Various Various - Who Are Them? (Songs The Who Taught Us)(LP, Comp) Face Records (5) FACE LP 006 Italy 1991 Sell This Version
FACE CD 014 Various Various - Mondo Beat Volume 2(CD, Comp) Face Records (5) FACE CD 014 Italy 2000 Sell This Version


BOOM! 96 Lilith (15) Lilith (15) - Guerra(CD, EP) Boom! Records (2) BOOM! 96 Belgium 1994 Sell This Version
SPITTLE 5 Chelsea Hotel Chelsea Hotel - We're All Gonna Die!!!(CD, Album, RE, RM) Spittle Records SPITTLE 5 Italy 2006 Sell This Version