Lizzie Shirley singer and songwriter,  music and singing leader,  drama teacher and workshop leader, song arranger, actor, comedian and published poet.

Scotsman …’sings as sweetly as anyone in Edinburgh’

Time Out …’equally talented in both arts…a rare and ringing voice’.

5 Stars …’a blithe acoustic stance…utterly lovely’

South London Press : …’highly recommended’ …’a born performer’.



Available for performances of a political/Socialist set of radical songs, (including Brecht, anti-nuclear, Leon Rosselson, etc) In a performance called 'Sing and Survive'. with accompanist on piano.

And for performances as singer/songwriter - including political and social comment songs, love songs, and quirky fun songs.






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by lizzieshirley c2019 (

Trickle down is in a pickle
Trickle pickle down.
Trickle down is very fickle
Trickle pickle fickle.

The poor are being ripped off
The poor don't have a nickel.

No such thing as 'trickle down'
There's only 'avalanche up'.
So please don't take the mickle
Just pass the hammer and sickle.

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