Brother Brick – A Portable Altamont

‘A Portable Altamont’ has finally been released, and as expected it’s a fist shakin' slice of guitar ramalama which will rightfully have the Swedish rock brethren looking over their shoulder. Stewart ‘Leadfinger’ Cunningham creates catchy, raw and hard rockin' tuneage with hooks galore ! This cat plays ‘the riff’ better than an army full of … Continue reading Brother Brick – A Portable Altamont

From the Rockbrat Archives: Stewart Cunningham (Brother Brick/Yes Men) Interview (2000)

1) Stew, what's been happening with the Brother Brick of late ?  We've been touring to Melbourne, Adelaide, Sydney and a lot of other places, played about 20 plus shows in the last 4 months so that's taken up a lot of time. Been trying to finish up the writing of an EP now and … Continue reading From the Rockbrat Archives: Stewart Cunningham (Brother Brick/Yes Men) Interview (2000)

What’s The Rockbrat Listening To Today? LEADFINGER – FRIDAY NIGHT HEROES (2016)

Despite what the naysayers may have you believe, there are still bands out there making truly great, original rock ‘n’ roll. Leadfinger is one of those bands, and with Friday Night Heroes, they have released an album of timeless, durable rock ‘n’ roll that’s a much needed tonic for a current day rock ‘n’ roll … Continue reading What’s The Rockbrat Listening To Today? LEADFINGER – FRIDAY NIGHT HEROES (2016)

Rockbrat Remembers: The Manly Vale Hotel

 The Manly Vale Hotel at 250 Condamine Street, Manly Vale on Sydney's northern beaches was one of Sydney's premier suburban rock venues in the 70's, 80's and continued to host live bands up until the pubs demise in the mid 90s. Back in the 1980's, you didn't need to travel to a big Entertainment Centre … Continue reading Rockbrat Remembers: The Manly Vale Hotel