Adrian Henri was a British poet and painter, best remembered as the founder of poetry-rock group The Liverpool Scene and as one of three poets in the best-selling anthology The Mersey Sound, along with Brian Patten and Roger McGough . The trio of Liverpool poets came to prominence in that city's Merseybeat zeitgeist of the 1960s and 1970s. He was described by Edward Lucie-Smith in British Poetry since 1945 as the "theoretician" of the three. His characterisation of popular culture in verse helped to widen the audience for poetry among 1960s British youth. He was influenced by the French ... more »
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- Love Is...
- Without You
- Any Prince To Any Princess
- In the Midnight Hour
- Adrian Henri's Last Will and Testament
- Galactic Lovepoem
- Don't Worry/Everything's Going to be All...
- Song for a Beautiful Girl Petrolpump At...
- Poem for Roger McGough
- Holcombe Poem/Poem For a Girl I Didn't M...
- Adrian Henri’s Talking After Christmas B...
- I Want To Paint
- Liverpool Poems
- Great War Poems
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