Tag: Liverpool

Liverpool Scene 1960s Meridian FM

Liverpool Scene 1960s, recorded in conversation with Dave Roberts on his Music for Grown Ups, Thursday 21 September, 8.20 pm (UK) on Meridian FM Merseybeat was one of the driving forces of the first half of the 1960s. It was in the vanguard of the British Invasion of the American music scene between 1964 and…


Lesser-Known Merseybeat Bands: Mersey Radio

26 June 2017: Lesser-Known Merseybeat Bands Author of Rock’n’Roll Unravelled, Derek Shelmerdine in conversation with Frank Carlyle. The show starts at 8.00 pm (UK), Derek joins Frank at around 9.15 pm. Mersey Radio This month we’ll be chatting about some of the lesser known Merseybeat bands in Liverpool. In the first half of the 1960s…


The Frank Carlyle Show

The Frank Carlyle Show show: Monday 8.00 – 10.30 pm (UK) on Mersey Radio, Liverpool ………………………….. NEXT APPEARANCE 27 November: The Clarence Frogman Henry Story ………………………….. PREVIOUS FRANK CARLYLE SHOWS 2017 23 October The Jackie Wilson Story For information about the show 18 September The Jimi Hendrix Story For information about the show 28 August…


Review: Sound of Fury Fan Club

This review of Rock’n’Roll Unravelled is by Chris Eley of the Sound of Fury Fan Club. The original review can be found at: Sound of Fury Fab Club The review… Rock’n’Roll Unravelled – by Derek Shelmerdine An abridged review copy of this publication, with the front page caption ‘From its Roots to mid-1970’s Punk’ came…