Tamworth Bands - History 1960-1990

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Tamworth Herald Music Column Names
Record Spin - 1963Up until February 1st 1963 the Tamworth Herald had no named music column. But, on that famous Friday in a cold February in 1963 when the biggest band in the land played the little ol' Assembly Rooms, a tiny column called Record Spin was born.

The column has had many names over the years, here's the complete list.

Dates Music Column Name

1960 to 1962 None
1963 Record Spin; Keep an Eye on What's On; Record and Film Review; Black and White
1964 Pop Bar
1965 None (Gig listings appeared in What's On... and under Public Notices)
1966 in Black and White
1967 in Black and White
1968 to 1969 None (Gig listings appeared in What's On... and under Public Notices)
1970 Random Records
1971 to 1990 Musicbox
(Appearing for the first time on December 3rd 1971)

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