Rockbrat Live Review: Alice Cooper Ace Frehley AIS Arena, Canberra – 23 Oct, 2017

Let’s do the rock n roll math. It had been 27 years since Alice Cooper was last in the nation’s capital and this is his tenth tour downunder (a jaunt which celebrates his first Aussie tour four decades back). Yet when the live rock n roll is this hot – numbers are irrelevant. If it’s … Continue reading Rockbrat Live Review: Alice Cooper Ace Frehley AIS Arena, Canberra – 23 Oct, 2017

Episode 79 – Alice Cooper Ace Frehley 2017 Australian Tour Special

It is forty years since super ghoul Alice Cooper first toured Australia and he is back downunder – doing a run of dates with Ace Frehley as support act. On episode 79 of The Australian Rock Show, we celebrate the tour by cranking some covers, performed by local artists. We rock, we rant, we recall … Continue reading Episode 79 – Alice Cooper Ace Frehley 2017 Australian Tour Special

Episode 76 – Release The Hounds, Gwyn Ashton, Joe Matera, Dave Evans/Rabbit

[iframe style="border:none" src="//html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/5753734/height/100/width/480/thumbnail/yes/render-playlist/no/theme/custom/tdest_id/425106/custom-color/080c00" height="100" width="480" scrolling="no" allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen] On episode 76 of The Australian Rock Show we crank new tunage from Sydney's Release The Hounds, Gwyn Ashton and also Joe Matera. A long-lost, Steve Prestwich penned Cold Chisel track gets an airing, and we spin some mid-70's rock n roll raunch from … Continue reading Episode 76 – Release The Hounds, Gwyn Ashton, Joe Matera, Dave Evans/Rabbit

Dr. Feelgood looking for sponsors for 2018 Australian Tour

As many astute rock fans would be aware, legendary British outfit Dr.  Feelgood will be hitting Australia in May 2018. The good folks at M.G.M (those who brought the great Dan Baird & Homemade Sin out to Australia earlier this year), are looking for corporate sponsors for the Dr Feelgood Tour. If you are a … Continue reading Dr. Feelgood looking for sponsors for 2018 Australian Tour

‘Mick Ronson recorded the most impressive Angels cover’ – says Angels guitarist Rick Brewster

The Angels guitarist Rick Brewster was interviewed on a recent episode of "The Australian Rock Show" podcast.  Guns n Roses, Soundgarden and Nirvana have all cited the iconic Australian band The Angels as a musical influence. Their songs have been covered by several bands including LA Guns, Coney Hatch and most notably Great White, who … Continue reading ‘Mick Ronson recorded the most impressive Angels cover’ – says Angels guitarist Rick Brewster