My recent post about Slade - where I referenced Noel Gallagher from Oasis - reminded me of another article I've been meaning to write for some time. And it is something very close to my rock n roll heart: the mighty Oasis and more specifically - what are my Top 10 Oasis songs ?! The timing … Continue reading Rockbrat Wonders: What Are The Top Top 10 Oasis Songs ?
Who: Beady Eye Where: Zepp Tokyo, Aomi, Koto-ku, Tokyo, Japan When: Mon 12 September 2011 The Gallagher's have been a part of the Rockbrat world for so long, they're like family. The last time I'd seen Liam and Co live was in the snowy setting of Sapporo in early 2009. But here I am a … Continue reading Rockbrat Live Review: Beady Eye: Tokyo, Japan – Mon 12 September 2011
Not sure I can answer Cowboy Col’s question to his ‘Who Will Save Australian Rock n Roll‘ ? post, but with the debut release yesterday from new outfit Beady Eye – I know who can save the sorry situation in the UK. Beady Eye are essentially Oasis minus Noel – and their first single ‘Bring … Continue reading What’s The Rockbrat Listening To Today ? Beady Eye: ‘Bring The Light’
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 ?
Ticket for Noel and GemWho: Noel Gallagher & Gem When: Enmore Theatre, Sydney - 14 December 2006 Famed Beatles Producer Sir George Martin once remarked 'I consider Noel to be one of the finest songwriters of his generation'. Heavy praise and a statement with which the Rockbrat wholeheartedly agrees. Martin was of course talking about Noel Gallagher. … Continue reading Best Gigs The Rockbrat’s Seen ? Noel Gallagher & Gem (2006)
Just back from Japan with a bunch of Oasis collectables packed in the suit case. I thought I would make an update on the previous Oasis-Japan post as it never ceases to amaze me just how much the boys are adored over there. Whilst driving, I heard ‘Lyla’, ‘Let There Be Love’ and ‘Falling Down’ … Continue reading Rockbrat Wonders: Why The Japanese Music Press Love Oasis ?