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|1. Ten Whiskey Bottles|
|3. Son Of Lent|
|4. Old Folks|
|5. 2 Day9S Monday|
|6. Father John|
|7. This Must Be Love|
|8. Poetry: Two Early Morning Poems/Lollipopman/ Poem For National Lsd Week/ My Cat And I/The Act Of Love/Let Me Die A Youngman9S Death|
|9. Dear Diary|
|10. Thank U Very Much|
The Scaffold emerged from Liverpool's early 1960s bohemian scene, the same environment that had nurtured the Beatles. The McCartney brothers linked the two, Paul's younger brother Mike, under the pseudonym McGear, teaming up with entrepreneur John Gorman and the poet Roger McGough, in 1963, Britain's most famous poet and whose book of sixties beat poetry "The Mersey Sound" has sold an unprecedented one million copies.
Their stage show, fusing softly satirical sketches with music hall bawdiness, was a hit at the Edinburgh Festival and formed the basis for several successful tours through the rest of the decade.
The Scaffold enjoyed the Christmas number one in 1968 with Lily The Pink, perhaps the most famous of all novelty songs.
They had four other hits including Thank U Very Much which reached number 4 on the hit parade; a live version of which is included here.
The Scaffold's versatile output during the boom years of UK pop culture stands as a testimony to the qualities of a long-vanished age