Rockbrat Remembers: David Cuneo who passed away 9 January, 2013.

I was saddened to hear about the recent passing of Worcester’s Dave Cuneo, who played with Rick Blaze in The Ballbusters for several years. I hadn’t communicated with Dave for several years, but I recall his enthusiasm / passion for his music and the Ballbusters in particular, and that thought makes me smile. Yesterday I … Continue reading Rockbrat Remembers: David Cuneo who passed away 9 January, 2013.

Rockbrat News Flash: Rockbrat Radio Tribute Show For Rick Blaze

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Rick Blaze passed away on the evening on August 9, 2011. He was 52 years of age. Rick Blaze had been active on the East Coast scene, in particular the NYC and Massachusetts club scenes since the late 70s. Rick played in several bands throughout his career, but his most prominent outfit was The Ballbusters. … Continue reading Rockbrat News Flash: Rockbrat Radio Tribute Show For Rick Blaze

Rockbrat Remembers: Rick Blaze 1959 – 2011

Rick Blaze (Richard Bloise) passed away on the evening on August 9, 2011. I am saddened by Rick’s passing. I knew he had been experiencing poor health for several years, but am still shocked by his death, at only 52 years of age. Rick Blaze had been active on the East Coast scene, in particular … Continue reading Rockbrat Remembers: Rick Blaze 1959 – 2011

Rockbrat Introduces You To: Cathy Peters

Many of you will know that in a former life, Rockbrat and Cowboy Col ran Vicious Kitten Records - the coolest label for all folks wanting the best underground rock n roll around. Vicious Kitten released two albums with a band from Worcester, Mass called The Ballbusters, (also known as Rick Blaze & The Ballbusters). The albums were … Continue reading Rockbrat Introduces You To: Cathy Peters