Python Lee Jackson - In a Broken Dream (1972)
Python Lee Jackson - In a Broken Dream
A song by Australian rock band Python Lee Jackson featuring vocals from Rod Stewart and produced by Miki Dallon. (originally produced by John Peel for Dandelion Records)
Originally recorded in 1968 and released in 1972 reaching number 3 in the charts.
Written by Dave Bentley
Python Lee Jackson were an Australian rock band active from 1965 to 1968, before a brief sojourn in the United Kingdom from late 1968 to mid-1969.
The group had recorded a single, "In a Broken Dream" (October 1970), featuring Rod Stewart as guest vocalist in April 1969.
The group reformed in 1972 and the single was re-released in August: it peaked at No. 3 on the UK Singles Chart and No. 56 on the United States Billboard Hot 100. The group disbanded again later that year. Their early vocalist, Mal McGee (1966–68) died on 17 May 2012.