Tag: Mersey Radio

ALL Radio Appearances Past and Future

ALL RADIO APPEARANCES – PAST AND FUTURE This is a summary of all of Derek Shelmerdine’s radio appearances. Follow the links for details of all of these radio appearances: the podcasts, associated blogs and extended playlists. The radio shows are mostly based around the content of his book Rock’n’Roll Unravelled, which tells the story of…


Drifters Story Mersey Radio

22 January 2018: The Drifters Story Every month author of Rock’n’Roll Unravelled, Derek Shelmerdine joins Frank Carlyle to chat about a little bit of rock’n’roll history. The show starts at 8.00 pm (UK), Derek will be joining Frank and his studio guests at around 9.15pm (UK). Mersey Radio This month we’re looking at The Drifters…


Jackie Wilson Story Mersey Radio

23 October 2017: The Jackie Wilson Story 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 8.15 pm (UK). Mersey Radio This month we’ll be looking at the life and times of R&B and soul giant Jackie Wilson. From his early…


Jimi Hendrix Story Mersey Radio

18 September 2017: The Jimi Hendrix Story 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 (UK). Mersey Radio This month we’ll be looking at the life of the iconic guitarist Jimi Hendrix. From his early days in local…


Steve Marriott Story Mersey Radio

28 August 2017: The Steve Marriott Story 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 8.40 pm (UK). Mersey Radio This month we’ll be looking at the life of the extraordinarily talented Steve Marriott. A guitarist, singer and songwriter, we’ll…


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…


50th Anniversary of The Beatles’ Sgt Pepper

29 May 2017: 50th Anniversary of Sgt Pepper Author of Rock’n’Roll Unravelled, Derek Shelmerdine in conversation with Frank Carlyle and his studio guests. 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 the Beatles’ iconic album Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band,…


The Brian Casser Story including The Big Three

10 April: The Brian Casser Story and The Big Three Brian Casser was one of the true Merseybeat pioneers. As well as being the Cass, in Cass and the Cassanovas, he had links to: The Rolling Stones, The Beatles, Eric Clapton, Manfred Mann and Chris Farlow. When Cass and the Cassanovas folded at the end…


The Frank Carlyle Show Mersey Radio

The Frank Carlyle Show show: Monday 8.00 – 10.30 pm (UK) on Mersey Radio, Liverpool ………………………….. NEXT APPEARANCE 26 February: More Famous After Death at 9.15 pm (UK) Watch this space for information about the show… ………………………….. PREVIOUS FRANK CARLYLE SHOWS 2018 22 January: The Drifters Story For information about the show + LISTEN AGAIN…