Wishful Thinking

Profile:
British pop band, 1966-80. Members included: Roy Daniels, Richard "Rick" Taylor, Terry New, Pete Ridley, John Redpath.

Roy Daniels (voc), Richard Taylor (guitar) Roger Charles (bass) and Brian Allen (drums) were formerly The Emeralds, then to change name to Wishful Thinking.

A later lineup, Brian Allen, Tony Collier, Kevin Finn & John Franklin, had a huge hit in Germany with the Dave Morgan (2)-written song "Hiroshima".

In 2008 the band reunited in the "Hiroshima"-lineup to record new tracks and release a new CD in 2009, including a new version of their big hit "Hiroshima".
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Albums

SLK 16545-P Wishful Thinking - Live Vol: 1. album art The Wishful Thinking* Live Vol: 1. (Album) Decca SLK 16545-P Germany 1967 Sell This Version
CAS 1038, CAS-1038 Wishful Thinking - Hiroshima album art Wishful Thinking Hiroshima (Album) B & C Records, B & C Records CAS 1038, CAS-1038 UK 1971 Sell This Version
none Wishful Thinking - Believing In Dreams album art Wishful Thinking Believing In Dreams(CDr, Album) Not On Label (Wishful Thinking Self-released) none UK 2009 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

F.12438 Wishful Thinking - Turning Round album art Wishful Thinking Turning Round (Single) Decca, Decca F.12438 Ireland 1966 Sell This Version
F.12499 Wishful Thinking - Step By Step album art Wishful Thinking Step By Step (Single) Decca, Decca F.12499 UK 1966 Sell This Version
F 22673 Wishful Thinking - Meet The Sun album art Wishful Thinking Meet The Sun (Single) Decca F 22673 UK 1967 Sell This Version
F 12627 Wishful Thinking - ピーナッツ Peanuts / Cherry Cherry album art Wishful Thinking ピーナッツ Peanuts / Cherry Cherry (Single) London Records F 12627 UK 1967 Sell This Version
F 12598 Wishful Thinking - Count To Ten album art Wishful Thinking Count To Ten (Single) Decca F 12598 UK 1967 Sell This Version
LS 121 Wishful Thinking - Peanuts album art Wishful Thinking Peanuts(7", EP) London Records LS 121 Japan 1967 Sell This Version
F 12760 Wishful Thinking - It's So Easy album art Wishful Thinking It's So Easy (Single) Decca F 12760 UK 1968 Sell This Version
F 22742 Wishful Thinking - Alone album art The Wishful Thinking* Alone(7", Single) Decca F 22742 Denmark 1968 Sell This Version
M 25.210 Wishful Thinking - Without A Place To Go album art Wishful Thinking Without A Place To Go (Single) Metronome M 25.210 Norway 1970 Sell This Version
6004 991 Wishful Thinking - Hiroshima album art Wishful Thinking Hiroshima (Single) Global Records (5) 6004 991 Netherlands 1971 Sell This Version
X11045 Wishful Thinking - United States Of Europe '79 album art Wishful Thinking United States Of Europe '79(7", Single, Promo) Ampex Records X11045 US 1971 Sell This Version
CB 169 Wishful Thinking - Lu La Le Lu album art Wishful Thinking Lu La Le Lu (Single) B & C Records CB 169 UK 1972 Sell This Version
CB 184 Wishful Thinking - Clear White Light album art Wishful Thinking Clear White Light (Single) B & C Records CB 184 UK 1972 Sell This Version
EMI P 103 Wishful Thinking - That'll Be The Day album art Bobby Vee And The Crickets, Everly Brothers, Danny & The Juniors, Brian Hyland, Little Richard, Johnny And The Hurricanes, Wishful Thinking, The Platters Bobby Vee And The Crickets, Everly Brothers, Danny & The Juniors, Brian Hyland, Little Richard, Johnny And The Hurricanes, Wishful Thinking, The Platters - That'll Be The Day(7", Single, Promo) EMI EMI P 103 Denmark 1974 Sell This Version
ATL 10949 Wishful Thinking - Clear White Light album art Wishful Thinking Clear White Light (Single) Atlantic ATL 10949 Germany 1977 Sell This Version
CM-1057 Wishful Thinking - マンチェスターとリヴァプール = Manchester & Liverpool / ピーナッツ Peanuts album art ピンキーとフェラス* / ウィッシュフル・シンキング* ピンキーとフェラス* / ウィッシュフル・シンキング* - マンチェスターとリヴァプール = Manchester & Liverpool / ピーナッツ Peanuts(7", Single) London Records CM-1057 Japan 1977 Sell This Version
ATL 11 222 Wishful Thinking - America album art Wishful Thinking America (Single) Atlantic ATL 11 222 Germany 1978 Sell This Version
0033.215 Wishful Thinking - State Fair Majorette album art Wishful Thinking State Fair Majorette(7", Single) Global Records And Tapes, GMG Productions 0033.215 Germany 1979 Sell This Version
0033.228 Wishful Thinking - Tightrope Man album art Wishful Thinking Tightrope Man(7", Single) Global Records And Tapes 0033.228 Germany 1980 Sell This Version
107 165, 107 165-100 Wishful Thinking - Hiroshima (Special Mix New Long Version) album art Wishful Thinking Hiroshima (Special Mix New Long Version) (Maxi, Single) Global Records And Tapes 107 165, 107 165-100 Europe 1985 Sell This Version
113 132 Wishful Thinking - Hiroshima album art Wishful Thinking / Dave Morgan (2) Wishful Thinking / Dave Morgan (2) - Hiroshima(7", Single) Global Records And Tapes 113 132 Germany 1990 Sell This Version
61.560 L Wishful Thinking - Hiroshima album art Wishful Thinking Hiroshima (Single) Barclay, Barclay 61.560 L France Unknown Sell This Version