What was Merseybeat?
"What we love to do and why!"
We've set out on a voyage of
discovery to find the stars of
the Merseybeat phenomenon
that occurred in the 1960s.
We'll try to discover where the
stars are now and pay tribute
to those who made it Bigtime!
Our first Merseybeat star is
Harry Prytherch of the Remo
Fort Perch Rock stands on the
shoreline at New Brighton on the
banks of the River Mersey opposite
Liverpool. The current owner is
Dougie Darroch who told Vince
and Paul about the origins of the
fort.       Jun 26th 2007
The Pressmen were formed by
Ritchie Prescott and have their
name etched on the walls of the
Cavern Club in three guises.
Perhaps they were best known
when their frontman was Derry
Wilkey Jun 25 2007