LEGENDS! Manchester Derby Day Poem

by Tony Walsh | Longfella

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Originally broadcast on BBC1 Football Focus programme, January 7th 2012.

Tony's 21 track spoken word album can be purchased in cd format at www.longfella.co.uk

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Twitter feedback for the montage sequence which featured the poem on Football Focus (BBC1, Jan 7th 2012) included:
"Fabulous stuff - sets it up nicely!" Trainspotting author, Irvine Welsh
"Spine-tingling!"
"Stunning!"
"Gave me the chills!"
"Awesome!"
"Amazing!"
"Gave me the shivers!"
"Truly beautiful!"
"Brilliant!"
"Wonderful"
"Captivating!"
"Made the hairs stand up on the back of my neck!"
"Longfella did a great job!" Dan Walker, BBC1

Unauthorised footage from the tv broadcast has now been uploaded on youtube at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gq-oS6oq3s0

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released January 7, 2012
Written and performed by Tony Walsh.
Audio recorded by at MediaCityUK by BBCSport for Football Focus, BBC1.

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Tony Walsh | Longfella Manchester, UK

Tony Walsh, aka Longfella is "one of the UK's most renowned performance poets." In 2011 he was website poet in residence at Glastonbury Festival from where his work was featured on BBC1, BBCRadio2, BBC6Music and in Q magazine.


Tony's acclaimed debut collection, SEX & LOVE & ROCK&ROLL is available now from: longfella.co.uk/sexandloveandrockandroll.html

"Fired and inspiring" John Hegley
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