This Week's

Feature 45


Title:Oliver Cool
Artist:Rock Martin With The Schoolmates
Composer:Vance, Pockriss
Label:Rex
Release:November 1960

In the late 50s Rock Martin was known across Australia as The Travelling Showman, combining performances of his own musical compositions with magic tricks and hypnotism. In 1960 he released a cover version of the American hit Oliver Cool on the Rex label with The Schoolmates. Later he became known internationally as Martin St. James, one of the world's great hypnotists.