Who: Iron Maiden When: Sydney 23 October 1992 This was Maiden's third visit downunder (1982, 1985) and seven years was WAY too long to wait for another tour. The musical landscape had shifted a great deal since Maiden's previous tour. Heavy Metal was still pretty much underground in Australia in 1985, though acts like Bon … Continue reading Best Gigs The Rockbrat’s Seen ? Iron Maiden (1992)
As previously mentioned in a pasting of INXS, the Japanese teens in the 80's had to endure some absolutely bizarre (read awful) festival line-ups. One look at this line-up from 1988 is an indication that the promoter had no knowledge of music, was seriously ill, or was just happy to secure any western acts. Look … Continue reading Rockbrat Wonders: What Was The Worst Festival Line-Up ?