Rockbrat Remembers: Alan Lancaster and The Bombers

When thinking back on some of my favourite gigs, I reckon 1988 and 1989 could be the most stellar of years. There was one band in particular, The Bombers, who we've written much about previously, whom me and the Cowboy always loved seeing live. In 2011, with live music at a low ebb, at least … Continue reading Rockbrat Remembers: Alan Lancaster and The Bombers

Lifting The Lid On The Rockbrat Treasure Chest: John Coghlan Drum Stick

What: John Coghlan Drum Stick Whilst searching recently for my Bun E. Carlos drum stick, I also unearthed this great find. Obtained at a Bombers at Crows Nest in Sydney on 21 Feb 1989 (it pays to date things my friends), this drumstick was used by former Status Quo skinsman - the great John Coghlan at … Continue reading Lifting The Lid On The Rockbrat Treasure Chest: John Coghlan Drum Stick

Rockbrat Remembers: When Coghlan, Lancaster and Brewster led The Bombers

The Bombers - Sydney Australia 1988-1991 There is some info out there on 80's Australian rock band The Bombers - much of it incorrect - written by people who were not there. Well you know what ? The Rockbrat WAS there - from the very beginning - and it is time that some accurate info … Continue reading Rockbrat Remembers: When Coghlan, Lancaster and Brewster led The Bombers

Classic Album From The Rockbrat Collection: The Bombers – Aim High

THE BOMBERS AIM HIGH (A & M) Another obvious candidate for this column is ‘Aim High’ from The Bombers. Regardless of the fact that at one point they had an Angel and two Quo members in their ranks - this hard hitting band should’ve gone places. I witnessed The Bombers live experience many times and … Continue reading Classic Album From The Rockbrat Collection: The Bombers – Aim High