Midnight Oil

[Powderworks] A song named "Midnight Oil"

Michael mbtigger@charter.net
Tue, 3 Jun 2003 14:03:41 -0700

> I was reading the April issue of the magazine Record Collector. Believe
> my astonishment when I suddenly saw a picture with the name MIDNIGHT OIL
> on it! But no, it was not about our band.
> Actually it was a record by some guy called Dickie Pride with the *song*
> "Midnight Oil" (words and music by Dick Sherman & Bob Sherman)!
> Has anyone heard of this song before? Could that be the actual source of
> the band name?

I have not heard of that song, but the Sherman Brothers (Richard and Robert)
are composers for Film and television Espescially memorable are a lot of
thier Disney films from the 60's and 70's
A quick type in Yahoo and I found just found www.shermanmusic.com. For those
of you who WANT to suffer from TMI syndrome...