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Harry Bidgood And His Broadcasters record Let Me Dream In Your Arms, for Vocalion Records
in London, UK. Bidgood is perhaps better known as an accordian bandleader under his pseudonym of Primo Scala
records Wabash Cannonball and Farmer Gray for Gennett Records
in Richmond, Indiana, USA. He also records Fox Chase No1 and The Hobo's Dream, but both tracks are rejected.
And His Orchestra record Shall We Dance?, On A Little Dream Ranch, Seventh Heaven, A Love Song Of Long Ago, The Moon Is In The Sky and Beginner's Luck for Decca Records
in the USA.
And His Orchestra record A Sailboat In The Moonlight, My Cabin Of Dreams, Heaven Help This Heart Of Mine and Strangers In The Dark for Decca Records
in New York City, USA.
records Beautiful Dreamer, Sierra Sue and I Dream Of Jeannie With The Light Brown Hair for Decca Records
in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Cinderella, an animated Disney feature, is released in cinemas in the USA, featuring several songs by Mack David, including So This Is Love, A Dream Is A Wish Your Heart Makes and Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Boo.
records Ah Sweet Mystery Of Life and If You Are But A Dream, at Radio Recorders
Studio, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA, The tracks will be used on his radio program The Mario Lanza
And His Orchestra record Sweeping The Blues Away, Day Dream, Standing Room Only and Below The Azores for Mercury Records
in New York City, USA.
The Clifford Brown
Quartette records Blue And Brown, I Can Dream Can't I?, The Song Is You, Come Rain Or Come Shine, It Might As Well Be Spring and You're A Lucky Guy, for Prestige Records
in Paris, France.
, with orchestra and sound effects, records Tara's Theme, Werewolf, Nightmare and other tracks in New York City, USA, for Verve Records
are recording Sincerely and Mister Sandman for Motown
Records in Detroit, Michigan, USA.
and Sam Gopal Dream play at The Carlton, Birmingham, England, UK, Europe.
Country music singer Buck Owens
releases a new single Above And Beyond b/w Till These Dreams Come True, on Capitol Records
in the USA.
The Amherst Student magazine of Amherst College, Massachusetts, USA, gives a favourable review to rock musical The Dream Engine, which has recently opened at the Kirby Theater in Amherst. The production is written by and stars Jim Steinman
, who will find greater fame as the composer of Meatloaf's best-remembered early hits.
The controversial and sexually explicit single Wet
enters the UK singles chart. Despite being banned by the BBC, it rises to No10. In his defence, Mr Romeo claimed it was
about sleeping in a hut with a leaky roof.
Music trade magazine Billboard
in the USA publishes its Top 100 Pop Albums of the year, with the Top 10 as follows :
1. SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER - Bee Gees
/Various Artists/Soundtrack (RSO)
2. GREASE - John Travolta/Olivia Newton-John
3. RUMOURS - Fleetwood Mac
4. THE STRANGER - Billy Joel
5. AJA - Steely Dan
6. FEELS SO GOOD - Chuck Mangione (A&M)
7. THE GRAND ILLUSION - Styx
8. SIMPLE DREAMS - Linda Ronstadt
9. POINT OF KNOW RETURN - Kansas (Kirshner)
10. SLOWHAND - Eric Clapton
appears on The Muppet Show Episode 523 taking part in the 'A Jealous Pig Skit' and performing the songs Blue Bayou, I've Got a Crush on You, It’s In His Kiss and When I Grow Too Old To Dream.
The Sunday Times gives away a cover-mounted solo CD by Noel Gallagher
. Entitled The Dreams We Have As Children, it had been recorded live at London's Royal Albert Hall
for the Teenage Cancer Trust charity.
All-female dream-pop trio Vivian Girls
play at The Church, New York City, USA.
play at The Riverside Fox Theater, Riverside, California, USA.
Frokedal releases her debut LP, Hold On Dreamer, on Propeller Records in the UK.