Rockbrat Wonders: About bands who’ve never toured Australia

I was driving the rockbratmobile recently and the Cure came on the radio. Naturally enough I slammed some Twisted Sister in the tape deck and killed off that depressing whining of Robert Smith. But then the ol' brain flash-backed to the 80's, and a time I recalled when some ultra-hip university students started a 'we … Continue reading Rockbrat Wonders: About bands who’ve never toured Australia

Rockbrat News Flash: Bangles Go Back To The Future

The Bangles will have a new EP out next week – on vinyl only. ‘Sweetheart Of The Sun’ will be available exclusively from Maurices specialty retail stores in the US only, and is part of the ‘Small Town Sound nationwide band search. The EP will contain the band’s new single, ‘Anna Lee’ (Sweetheart of the … Continue reading Rockbrat News Flash: Bangles Go Back To The Future

Rockbrat Wonders: About The Bangles Australian Tour That Never Was

The Rockbrat can recall being in a bar in San Francisco in the early 90's and having an argument with another patron - a girl - who was slagging off The Bangles as a 'Cheerleader band'. What ! I was having none of that and let fly, defending one of the coolest all-girl bands to ever set foot … Continue reading Rockbrat Wonders: About The Bangles Australian Tour That Never Was