Rockbrat’s YouTube Hit Pick: Juliette Valduriez

As a self-confessed girl-band geek, I often scour YouTube to see who is out there making waves. It is often like trying to locate your lost white cat in a snow storm - there are so many videos of shitty guitar players who feel it necesary to upload bad sounding recordings of their horrendous offerings.Some … Continue reading Rockbrat’s YouTube Hit Pick: Juliette Valduriez

Rockbrat Wonders: What are Cowboy Col’s Desert Island Discs?

Howdy Rockbrat disciples. You know Mr. Rockbrat and Cowboy Col began collecting records in 1979/80. I remember Mr. Rockbrat buying Slade's –‘Sladest’ LP, I remember catching buses all over Sydney in search of  second hand book and record stores in that eternal search for those early KISS albums. I remember buying 45’s of KISS’ Talk … Continue reading Rockbrat Wonders: What are Cowboy Col’s Desert Island Discs?

Rockbrat Wonders: What are the best Beatles books worth owning ?

Psst...wanna know which books on the Fab 4 are the best ones out there ? Well I'll give you the scoop folks. The titles you should definitely own are the ones written by Geoffrey Giuliano. This is just the opnion of Mr Rockbrat - so before you bombard me with e-mail about how Bill Harry … Continue reading Rockbrat Wonders: What are the best Beatles books worth owning ?

Rockbrat Wonders: Why Noel and Liam Gallagher Cannot Resolve Their Differences ?

Oasis are a giant beast - bigger than maybe the Gallagher brothers themselves, or so I thought. I was sure that they would carry on in some form much like the Stones. But when big brother Noel walked out on the band for what seems like the final time one year ago - he effectively … Continue reading Rockbrat Wonders: Why Noel and Liam Gallagher Cannot Resolve Their Differences ?

Rockbrat Wonders: About The Oasis-Japan Relationship

Note: This is a re-published post - written in 2009 when the great Oasis were still active ! British Rock kings Oasis have always been held in high regard with the Japanese fans – it’s a relationship which has never really been analysed – until now. I am a fan of both subjects, so thought … Continue reading Rockbrat Wonders: About The Oasis-Japan Relationship