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BBC – Sex, Chips and Poetry: 50 Years of the Mersey Sound (2017)

BBC Sex Chips and Poetry 50 Years of the Mersey Sound

In 1967 Penguin published its hit pop poetry book The Mersey Sound, introducing Roger McGough, Brian Patten and Adrian Henri to the world, thereby securing Liverpool as the cultural centre of the UK and bringing poetry to pop audiences. With the help of famous friends and fellow writers, McGough and Patten tell the inside story of this modern classic and how they made poetry cool.

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