Langspeeltijd * Long-playtime: Monday 24, Wednesday 26 December: Poetry in Pop with The Liverpool Scene, The Scaffold, McGough & McGear [Ed’s Show, 2018-48]
NEW SHOW: Poetry in Pop with The Liverpool Scene; The Scaffold, McGough & McGear *** REPEATED: The entire Beggar’s Banquet album + covers *** Monday 24 December 12:00-24:00 hrs CET Brussels + repeated Wednesday 26 December, 12:00 till 24:00 hrs CET Brussels *** [2018-48] *** RADIO 68: ALL THE SOUNDS AND ALL THE VOICES OF THE SIXTIES ****
NEW SHOW Sundays 12:00, 16:00 & 20:00 hrs ; Wednesdays 12:00 & 1600 hrs (Brussels CET)
SPECIAL: Poetry In Pop: The Liverpool Scene, The Scaffold, McGough & McGear.
LOVE, PEACE & UNDERSTANDING: Bert Jansch: Box Of Love, LP Nicola, 1967.
HOMAGE TO CATALUNYA: Guillem d’Efak: Dissabte (EP, 1965) + Pau Riba (Noia de Porcelana).
POP & POETRY
THE LIVERPOOL SCENE feat. Adrian Henri and Andy Roberts: Bread On The Night, LP, 1969, choice tracks.
THE SCAFFOLD, feat. Roger McGough, ‘LP’, album, 1969, choice tracks.
THE LIVERPOOL SCENE, feat. Adrian Henri and Andy Roberts: The Amazing Adventures Of, LP, 1968, choice tracks.
McGOUGH & McGEAR, ‘McGough & McGear’, LP, 1968, choice tracks.
THE SCAFFOLD: Lily The Pink, LP, 1969, choice tracks.
AND ALSO Roger McGough, Leon Rosselson, Scott Walker.
REPEATED SHOW Sundays 14:00, 18:00 & 22:00 hrs ; Wednesdays 14:00 & 1800 hrs (Brussels CET)
SPECIAL :Beggar’s Banquet (The Rolling Stones) The entire LP from 1968 + plenty of covers by Rod Stewart, Blood Sweat & Tears, Mick Taylor & Erwin Nijhoff, Joan Baez, Judy Collins, Johnny Winter, Bryan Ferry, Buffalo Bob and the Rinkelstars, Sandie Shaw.
And Also: Mick Jagger on Morals, Clarence ‘Gatemouth’ Brown & Larry McCray, Larry Williams
|Monday, Wednesday CET Brussels||Mon.||Wed.|
|Longplaytime new show: Poetry in Pop||12, 16, 20 hrs||12, 16 hrs|
|Longplaytime repeated show: Beggar’s Banquet||14, 18, 22 hrs||14, 18 hrs|
|End of show||24:00 Midnight||20:00 hrs|
HIGHLIGHT ** IN DE KIJKER
THE LIVERPOOL SCENE
“Andy (Roberts) accepted an offer to study law at Liverpool University, almost immediately bumping into Roger McGough at a bookshop as soon as he got there. The ‘jazz and poetry’ movement was at its peak, and Roger invited Andy to dive in: ‘February 1966 was the first time I did a thing with him and Adrian Henri, at the Bluecoat Theatre in Liverpool. It just took off from there. Within a couple of months I was doing poetry events at The Cavern and playing with a band at the University. There was loads going on.’
Soon, on the back of a 1967 poetry anthology entitled The Liverpool Scene, Adrian Henri, Roger McGough and Andy, along with jazz saxophonist Mike Evans and songwriter/guitarist Mike Hart, were taking bookings as ‘The Liverpool Scene Poets’. Roger had to drop out of the poetry gigs (The Scaffold), leaving Andy to suggest to the charismatic Adrian Henri that all they needed was a bassist and drummer to become a bona fide band. Percy Jones and Bryan Dodson (later replaced by Pete Clarke) filled those roles respectively and The Liverpool Scene was born.
1969 saw the Liverpool Scene at their peak – delivering their second album Bread On The Night, touring the UK on a three act bill with Led Zeppelin and Blodwyn Pig, playing to 150,000 at the Isle of Wight Festival and touring America for a gruelling, and revelatory three months” (…).
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