Gerry & The Pacemakers
177 Shouts - 1,300,516 Scrobbles
Gerry Marsden formed Gerry & The Pacemakers in the late 1950s with his brother, Fred Marsden, Les Chadwick and Arthur Mack. They rivalled The Beatles early in their career, playing in the same areas of Hamburg, Germany and Liverpool, England. Mack was replaced on piano by Les Maguire around 1961. They are known to have rehearsed at Camell Laird shipping yard at Birkenhead. They began recording in early 1963 with "How Do You Do It?", a Mitch Murray written song that both Adam Faith and The Beatles had turned down (in the latter case because they wanted to record their own material...
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- LyricsWhen you walk through a storm
Hold your head up high
And don't be afraid of the dark
At the end of the storm
There's a golden sky
- Ferry Cross the Mersey - (2:22) - 2,775 plays
- You'll Never Walk Alone - 2002 Remastered Version - (2:41) - 3,608 plays
- LyricsGerry and the Pacemakers
Don't Let The Sun Catch You Crying
Don't let the sun catch you crying. The night's the time for all your tears
Your heart may be broken tonight but tomorrow in the morning light...
Don't let the sun catch you crying.
- LyricsDo that again
Kiss me once more
Forgot the words
I like it, I like it
I like the way you run your fingers through my hair
- How Do You Do It? - (1:52) - 1,536 plays
- Ferry Cross the Mersey - Mono; 2002 Remastered Version - (2:22) - 1,159 plays
- How Do You Do It - (1:54) - 1,488 plays
- You'll Never Walk Alone - 2002 - Remaster - (2:41) - 1,802 plays
- Ferry Across The Mersey - (2:23) - 736 plays