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Singer, poet and comedian Mike McGear guests

Singer, poet & comedian Mike McGear guests.

57 minutes

Last on

Mon 21 Apr 2014 23:00

Snap Happy

Snap Happy
Mike enjoys taking pictures during the show.

Group Photo

Group Photo

Born 7th of January 1944 at the end of World War Two and brought up in Liverpool, Mike McCartney was educated at the Liverpool Institute High School, tried to get into next door’s Art College, but lack of GCE’s meant that he ended up a ladies hairdresser.
From here he entered ‘showbiz’ in the ‘Liverpool One Fat Lady Non Electric Show’ which eventually became SCAFFOLD. Because of Beatlemania, Mike had to change his name to ‘McGear’, and was an integral part of the 60’s Merseybeat era, but on the more theatrical, poetic side.... more

 

 

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