Billy Hunter & His All-Star Band continued in residence until the end of July when responsibility was passed to George Keiller & His All-Star Band. April saw the The Red Hawks host a regular 'Jive Club' on many Wednesdays which would later evolve into a 'Twist Club' as tastes changed in 1962.
Charlie Sim, Glaswegian actor (best known for The One O'clock Gang) made an appearance on Sunday 21st May 1961.
Highlights this year included:
Bobby Angello & The Tuxedos