Living in California, a bunch of cool teenagers decide to form a rock band, the Dreams. Between gigs, they have to deal with real-life issues.
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 Tiffani Smith (78 episodes, 1992-1996)
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 Sylvester 'Sly Winkle' / ... (78 episodes, 1992-1996)
William James Jones ...
 Tony Wicks (78 episodes, 1992-1996)
Jay Anthony Franke ...
 Jake Sommers (65 episodes, 1993-1996)
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 Samantha 'Sam' Woo / ... (62 episodes, 1993-1996)
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 Lorena Costa (47 episodes, 1994-1996)
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 Mark Winkle (47 episodes, 1994-1996)
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 Mark Winkle (39 episodes, 1994-1996)
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Living in California, a bunch of cool teenagers decide to form a rock band, the Dreams. Between gigs, they have to deal with real-life issues. Written by Steve Richer <sricher@sympatico.ca>

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12 September 1992 (USA)  »

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Trivia

The first season format was completely different, focusing on the Garrison Family, who moved from Iowa to Southern California. NBC didn't like this format, which also received criticism from fans who didn't like the family segments, so starting in season 2, the focus stayed on the band and its members, with most of the Garrision family either phased out or leaving the show by the beginning of season 3, where it's briefly mentioned that they moved away. See more »

Quotes

Tony: [to Samantha] Just because I'm jealous, doesn't mean I'm an idiot.
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Referenced in Peter Pandrew (2015) See more »

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If it wasn't for you
Performed by California Dreams
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User Reviews

One Of The Best Shows Ever...
3 June 2003 | by (Philadelphia,Pennsylvania,USA) – See all my reviews

Watched it very little as a kid,when it was actually on originally,but now I catch it on repeat syndication weekdays,try never missing it...i'm also starting to tape the episodes for the future if it happens to go off the air.But I hope it sticks around a while longer,its a show every kid and teen should see,even adults as well...i'm older now and realize the generic and cliche issues they cover similiar to all saved by the bell such type shows,but its still just as good as saved by the bell and the rest...love Jay Franke the most,awesome actor for a show like this....he reminds me of the original red ranger in the original 1st season of the power rangers,and I think he should have been casted rather then austin st. john,but i'm glad he did this show...kelly packard and heidi leinhart were beautiful,packard is sometimes too un-believeable....jennie kwan has the sweet innocent look to her,and does a good job,as does everyone else for what its worth...bottom line,one of the best,words can't describe the vibe,memories and feelings i get when watching it...so joyful.


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