New Musical Express| September 1955

2 September
N.A. Controversial Bill Russo in London [trombone] 4
Morton, Rex The Whitfield Story [David Whitfield] 8
Warburton, Reg The Words Must Be Sincere—or David Will Not Sing Them: Portrait of Whitfield by the man who knows him best 9
N.A. Whitfield [Bio, recording, personal information] 10
Butcher, Mike So You Want to Buy a Record Player? [recommendations] 13
Wedge, Pip Dennis Lotis Deserves His Success [British singer, movie, TV star ] 14
Wedge, Don David Hughes Struggles with Pit Orchestra [Finsbury Park Empire debut] 14
9 September
N.A. Question-Time with the Stars [Cab Calloway] 3
Irving, Gordon Hail to the Handsome Dennis Hale [singer's Glasgow debut] 3
Butcher, Mike Highlights of Sunday's NME 'Tribute to Heath' Concert 8
Green, Benny The Great Plot! [Behind the scenes of the NME tribute concert] 8
Morton, Rex Golden Days for Mantovani [Bio, British musician tours U.S. and Canada] 9
Drake, Ron "It's David's Day," says Joan Regan [David Whitfield fan convention] 10
Govey, Charles Reg and Charles Give a New Twist to the Old Routine [Reviews Harold Jones and Reg Arnold at Finsbury Park Empire] 10
16 September
Murray, Ruby My Biggest Break Scared Me Stiff! [Singer writes about nerves, illness, and success] 3
Green, Benny Cheerio, Old Chap! [Tribute to news editor Jack Marshall] 8
Perkins, Ray The Boys with the Barber Shop Voices [Crew Cuts] 10
Watson, Jimmy Song, Sand, and Suspense! [Singers Diana Coupland and Monty Norman talk about touring Europe and the Middle East] 10
30 September
Harvey, Frank Johnnie Ray—By His Manager [Bernie Lang] 3
Govey, Charles Lee Plugs a Song He Hasn't Recorded! [Lee Lawrence at Brixton Empire] 5
Green, Benny A Fond Farewell to Vic Feldman [Jazz virtuoso moves to U.S.] 8
Govey, Charles TV Brings Ella Back to London [British singer Ella Logan] 8
Burns, Jeff But Newcastle Wasn't All that Impressed [Reviews Ella Logan] 8
Harvey, Frank "Off the Record"—An Improvement Must Be Made [reviews TV show] 9
Morton, Rex Wedding Bells for Eddie and Debbie [Singer Fisher and film star Reynolds wed] 10
Watson, Jimmy East Ham Sings It with Joe [pianist Joe Henderson] 10

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