The benefit of hindsight – Many of Australia’s 1980s metal bands may have had more success had they relocated overseas

Hindsight, reflection, retrospect. It’s very easy, and all too human, to look back at certain points in one’s life and to consider, ‘if I had that time again, I may have done things differently’. This certainly applies to rock n roll, and I’ve said on many occasions, in the mid to late 80s, there were … Continue reading The benefit of hindsight – Many of Australia’s 1980s metal bands may have had more success had they relocated overseas

Rockbrat Remembers: The 1991 Motorhead AustralianTour

Winter of 1991 saw the mighty Motorhead touring Australia - their first visit since 1984 by the Rockbrat's reckoning. If you view their 1984 Australasian Tour Dates you will find it amazing that they played relatively small venues like the Manly Hotel and Caringbah Inn in Sydney, and the Yoogali Club in Griffith ! (was that a soccer club?). Just … Continue reading Rockbrat Remembers: The 1991 Motorhead AustralianTour