[Read] ➫ Dear Mr. Kershaw By Derek Philpott – Dolove.info


Dear Mr. Kershaw Bought To The Printed Page On The Back Of The Cult Internet Sensation And An Immensely Successful Crowdfunding Campaign Contributed To By Many Of The Artists Involved, Dear Mr Kershaw Is The Result Of Years Surreal And Quite Bonkers Work Derek , With Help From His Friend Wilf , Is A Retired Gent Who Back In Set Out On A Bizarre Crusade, Writing Good Old Fashioned Letters To Pop And Rock Stars Regarding Lyrical Inaccuracies And Ambiguities In Their Most Famous Songs And Often Hilariously Getting The Wrong End Of The Stick The Letters Are Eminently Publishable In Their Own Right, Mixing Sharp Wit, Confusion And Biscuits With Trips To The Shops And Unarguable Logic In Relation To Questioning The Offending Chart Hits Under Scrutiny What Makes This Book An Essential Purchase However Is That, With The Missives Online For All To See On What Was Becoming A Hugely Popular Website, The Artists Quite Unexpectedly Started To Reply Dear Mr Kershaw Features Over Of The Best And Funniest Letters And Responses From Famous And Legendary Names Spanning Every Reach Of The Pop, Rock, Metal, Prog And Punk Spectrum, All Relishing Their Involvement In Character And Revealing Their Own In Many Cases Hitherto Unknown Humorous Sides Amongst Those To Be Saluted For Their Great Sportsmanship Are Noddy Holder, Billy Bragg, Was Not Was, The Stereo MCs, Dave Stewart Of The Eurythmics, Saxon, Tom Robinson, Stiff Little Fingers, Rick Wakeman, Paul Heaton, Squeeze, Toyah, Howard Jones, The Divine Comedy, Kim Wilde, And Of Course The Gentleman Himself Mr Nik Kershaw Also Includes Mini Letters And Polymer Animal Popstars Highly Recommended To Anyone Who Likes Music And Laughing



10 thoughts on “Dear Mr. Kershaw

  1. says:

    The culmination of a long standing hobby by pensioners Derek Philpott and his dear neighbour Wilf Turnbull Both set out with the intention of challenging lyrics from some of the bear musicians and bands over the decades and trying to make sense of them Well crafted letters taking them to task in a humerous journey that soon gathered momentum with stars actually writing back in equally witty ma


  2. says:

    I spotted this book on Gary s Fiction is Food blog where the author, Derek Philpott was a guest on the Author Spotlight feature.Immediately, I was drawn in by Derek s story and the unfolding hilarity which eventually became the book, Dear Mr Kershaw In short, Derek and his friend Wilfred took it upon themselves to write a letter to a large number of pop stars pointing out the errors in their song


  3. says:

    Music nerds and people who love the vagaries of the English language will adore this book It s amusing, quirky and analytical The Philpottery made by Jean Philpott is amazing I won t spoil the surprise, buy the book and marvel at the photos Also, because the author lives in Bournemouth and mentions local places it often reminded me of holidays with my Nan and Gramps in the New Forest and surrounding a


  4. says:

    This clever collection of witty letters to music artists regarding their lyrics, and the often hilarious replies, is a must read for anyone with a discerning sense of humour and decent taste in music.


  5. says:

    A clever and funny book, that has the added benefit of the workers controlling the means of production In the intrests of disclosure, I was one of the backers when this book was crowdfunded, but the reason I decided to put my money where my mouth was due to the quality of Derek and Wilf s letters on their website The replies from the musicians are well crafted and in many cases funny as they buy into the spir


  6. says:

    Such funWho would have thought that a man admonishing pop stars for the lyrical content of there songs could be such fun Who would have thought that such stars would reply This is a work of shear genius that deserves a wide readership This will make you laugh, cry and then laugh some Buy it Read it Pass it on.


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