Saturday 21 April 1962

Panel: Alma Cogan, Neil Sedaka, Nina and Frederik

Producer: Johnnie Stewart

Records played:
What’d I Say – Bobby Darin (London) HIT
Twist Twist Senora – Gary US Bonds (Top Rank) HIT
Silver Threads And Golden Needles – Springfields (Philips) HIT
Tavern In The Town – Terry Lightfoot (Columbia) HIT
Let’s Talk About Love – Helen Shapiro (Columbia) HIT
Time Beat – Ray Cathode (Parlophone) MISS
Tears Broke Out On Me – Eddy Arnold (RCA) HIT
Cowboy Jock From Skye – Andy Stewart (Top Rank) MISS
Shake The Hand Of A Fool – Johnny Hallyday (Philips) HIT
In a Persian Market – Cy Laurie HIT

Ray Cathode aka George Martin. Press report headlined Electronic Sounds as it made use of the Radiophonic Workshop

Spin-A-Disc with Alvin Twist (Chipmunks), Tears Broke Out On Me (Eddy Arnold) and Shake The Hand Of A Fool (Johnny Hallyday, Philips)

Listening to Helen Shapiro on Juke Box Jury, Alma Cogan thought it was a boy.
Alley Cat, 4 May 1962

One Comment

  • Peter Kitchingham

    re ‘In a Persion Market’ – I cannot locate any info re Cy Laurie recording this tune. However, this tune was released as a single by Laurie Johnson Orchestra in April 1962.

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