BEST OF BANDSTAND VOLUME 6 - 1963
It was a golden age of music, when rock 'n' roll and pop was on the rise and local audiences were hungry for more. With TV in its infancy, 1958 heralded the beginning of the much-loved national television triumph – Bandstand. Created by TCN-9 executive Bruce Gyngelland modelled on the successful American musical /variety show of the same name, Bandstand was hosted by the ever-charming Brian Henderson- setting the standard for 14 entertaining years and presenting an astonishing 1500 local and international acts during its illustrious reign.
Featuring 9 classic episodes from 1963 across 3 DVDs, Best of Bandstand Volume 6 includes performances from legendary American singers such as Chubby Checker, Eartha Kitt, Al Martino, Ethel Azama and Damita Jo as well rock and roll outfit The Sundowners. Featuring a contingent of local Aussie stars such as The Bee Gees, The Delltones, The De Kroo Brothers, Cole Joye and The Joy Boys, Pat Carroll, Judy Stone, Lonnie Lee, Laurel Lea, Jimmy Hannan and more, Best of Bandstand Volume 6 also captures two themed specials: The Moomba Festival Special and a Country & Western Special, studio dance demonstrations, competitions and lively audience participation - showcasing the popular acts of the Australian and international music scene.
- Al Martino
- Chubby Checker
- Eartha Kitt