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The Mersey Sound I Wanted Your Soft VergesBut You Gave Me The Hard Shoulder The Mersey Sound Brought Poetry Down From The Shelf And On To The Street, Capturing The Mood Of The Sixties And Speaking To Real Lives With Its Irreverent, Wry, Freewheeling Verses Of Young Love, Petrol Pump Attendants, CND Leaflets And Bus Journey Capers Bringing Together The Hugely Influential Work Of Adrian Henri, Roger McGough And Brian Patten The Liverpool Poets This Perennially Beloved Volume Is The Bestselling Poetry Anthology Of All Time Now, For Its Fiftieth Anniversary, This Edition Restores The Original Text Of The Book As It First Appeared In Energetic, Raw And A True Record Of Its Era


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10 thoughts on “The Mersey Sound

  1. says:

    There is a poem in this collection that sums it perfectly fine, Me , by Adrian Henri It stars with the question If you weren t you, who would you like to be , and, after a list of dozens of artists, ends up saying last of all me.


  2. says:

    My Grandad was an evacuee from Liverpool Some bureaucratic cock up sent him to a family in Aberystwyth that spoke minimal English He spoke no Welsh Somehow it all turned out well he stayed, married, had two kids, and opened a barber s on Eastgate Street The night he retired, my brother and I w


  3. says:

    Published in the same year as fellow Liverpudlians The Beatles released the Magical Mystery Tour double E.P which came on the heels of their landmark Sergeant Pepper s , Liverpool in the 60s was certainly a city bursting with culture and creativity A lot of this hasn t dated well at all and is very mu


  4. says:

    I picked up on this collection after the BBC4 documentary Sex, Chips Poetry.I m pleased to say that I am a firm fan of Roger McGough and have a newfound appreciation of Brian Patten but am sorry to say Adrian Henri does nothing for me.While McGough and Patten are thoughtful and droll in their respective verse


  5. says:

    Well what can I say about this collection of poems Other than reading this is half a day of my life I m never getting back, not much.Being dyslexic has meant that I ve always had to work hard to try to understand poetry, the rhyme, rhythm and meter is often difficult for me to fully grasp It s meant that poetry has a


  6. says:

    Jelikoz se mi z Perecovych kokotin uz otaci belmo v dulku, rozhodl jsem se, ze to prolozim nejakou poezii, abych si zastimuloval moje intelektualni qvanktum Vetsinou me poezie nechava chladnym a tak kdyz se chci zahrat, spis sahnu po dece nebo si stoupnu k topeni Tentokrat tomu ovsem bylo jinak Mersey Sound je sbirka tri bas


  7. says:

    Three poets publishing in the 60s with all the flavour of John Lennon Here are the beginnings of three of their poems Love is feeling cold in the back of vansLove is a fanclub with only two fansLove is walking holding paintstained handsLove is Love is , Adrian Henri sometimesi feel like a priestin a fish chip queuequietly thinkingas


  8. says:

    Since this anthology was originally published 50 years ago this year, I thought I would at long last get around to reading this charity shop purchase It was forged in the decade I was born in, and so the culture around it was in the background as I grew up, but the Belfast of my childhood was primarily shaped by the political troubles rathe


  9. says:

    Every generation has poetry that it considers its own As a teenager growing up in Cardiff, this was the volume that felt like it was mine poppy, edgy at times, accessible and anti establishment, like the music of The Beatles, Lennon, Dylan, Bowie or the soon to follow punk explosion though gentler and less abrasive than the latter I revelled in the


  10. says:

    For those of us who were born too late, this anthology conveys the mood of Liverpool in the 60s, a happening period for popular music, visual arts, literature and performance.Refreshing iconoclastic, the Merseybeats performed poetry in pubs Their poems dealt with everyday experiences in the 60s, they spoke the language of the times I guess we owe a great d


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