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Merseybeats — On The Way Up — Look For A Replacement

Alan Walsh, Disc, 15 February 1964

IN THE background was that thumping, dynamic beat that tells you this is Liverpool! And the voice on the phone, too, was unmistakably Scouse. Tony Crane, leader of The Merseybeats, was talking to me from The Cavern Club.

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