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60's british invasion ; Ferry cross the Mersey ; Herman's hermits ; The shadows ; The animals ; Stay with the holli...

Gerry & The Pacemakers (performer), Herman's Hermits (performer), The Shadows (performer)
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60's british invasion ; Ferry cross the Mersey ; Herman's hermits ; The shadows ; The animals ; Stay with the holli...

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Title
60's british invasion ; Ferry cross the Mersey ; Herman's hermits ; The shadows ; The animals ; Stay with the hollies
Performer
Gerry & The Pacemakers Herman's Hermits The Shadows The Animals The Hollies
Publisher
Warner Music, 2020
5 cd's
Recording date
jaren 60
Playing time
02:46:05
EAN
0190295726409
CDR
JK247441
Placing suggestion
78 - Pop (NBLC) P - Populaire muziek (Flemish music schema)

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 1 times in Flemish libraries

About Gerry & The Pacemakers

Gerry and the Pacemakers were a British beat group prominent in the 1960s Merseybeat scene. In common with the Beatles, they came from Liverpool, were managed by Brian Epstein, and were recorded by George Martin.

Their most famous song "Ferry Cross the Mersey", refers to the River Mersey, which flows past Liverpool.

History

Gerry Marsden formed the group in 1956 with his brother Fred, Les Chadwick, and Arthur McMahon. They rivalled the Beatles early in their career, playing in the same areas of Hamburg and Liverpool. McMahon (known as Arthur Mack) was replaced on piano by Les Maguire around 1961. The group's original name was Gerry Marsden and the Mars Bars, but they were forced to change this when the Mars Company, producers of the chocolate Mars Bar, complained.

The band was the second to sign with Brian Epstein, who later signed them to Columbia Records (a sister label to the Be…Read more on Wikipedia

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