Rockbrat Introduces You To: THE GREATNESS OF KEVIN K

  Today I want to spend a few minutes talking about a guy called Kevin K – who in my humble opinion is pretty much the definitive rock n roller –  I want to give you a brief precis of Kevin K’s discography and also point out what makes his music so good – and … Continue reading Rockbrat Introduces You To: THE GREATNESS OF KEVIN K

Rockbrat Remembers: KEVIN JUNIOR December 26, 1969 – January 16, 2016

I only recently heard about the sad passing in January this year of Ohio’s Kevin Junior (real name Kevin Bain Gerber). According to Billboard magazine, singer-songwriter Kevin Junior—who spent his most prolific and fruitful years in Chicago—died at age 46. The story says "the cause of death is not clear," but as Gossip Wolf reported … Continue reading Rockbrat Remembers: KEVIN JUNIOR December 26, 1969 – January 16, 2016

What’s The Rockbrat Listening To Today ? FALSE ALARM 7” split single featuring Cheetah Chrome

I’m a big fan of Jeff Dahl, The Angry Samoans, Powertrip and a few other early 80’s So Cal HC bands. I only ever listen to punk bands that have integrity or roots – or both. LA’s False Alarm qualify on both counts, and one listen to this split 7” attests in uncertain terms that … Continue reading What’s The Rockbrat Listening To Today ? FALSE ALARM 7” split single featuring Cheetah Chrome

Lifting The Lid On The Rockbrat Treasure Chest: Jeff Dahl, Nikki Sudden, Freddy Lynxx – The Lost Acoustic Tour Poster (1996)

In 1996, Nikki Sudden, Jeff Dahl and Freddy Lynxx did a series of dates together throughout Europe. As the boys were unplugged, the tour was billed ‘The Lost Acoustic Tour’ – that’s right – all acoustic. Jeff, Nikki and Freddy were amazing when the amps were cranked up, but acoustically, they were also exceptional too. … Continue reading Lifting The Lid On The Rockbrat Treasure Chest: Jeff Dahl, Nikki Sudden, Freddy Lynxx – The Lost Acoustic Tour Poster (1996)

Lifting The Lid On The Rockbrat Treasure Chest: Jeff Dahl 1996 European Tour backstage pass & set list

Jeff Dahl is one of my all time favourite rock 'n' rollers on the planet. From Powertrip and the Angry Samoans to his own prolific solo career, Dahl oozed punk rock integrity and cut some killer albums over a 30 + year period. Mr. Dahl was even gracious enough to let The Rockbrat and Cowboy … Continue reading Lifting The Lid On The Rockbrat Treasure Chest: Jeff Dahl 1996 European Tour backstage pass & set list

Rockbrat Introduces You To: Freddy Lynxx

Can’t get no satisfaction with the rock n roll radio ? Does it leave you feeling frustrated, as you frantically flick the dial in a vain search for something cool ? You’re thinking "Man, there has to be something out there better than this !" as you begin to slide into a state of rock … Continue reading Rockbrat Introduces You To: Freddy Lynxx

Classic Image From The Rockbrat Photo Collection: Jeff Dahl – Arizona (1996)

Who: Jeff Dahl Where: Cave Creek, Arizona – 1 November 1996 Jeff Dahl is one cool cat - another underground punk rock legend who's been plying his trade since 1976. This unsung artist owns an immensely rich back-catalogue of truly great albums which you really should go and discover. My brother and I are massive Dahl admirers and I can recall … Continue reading Classic Image From The Rockbrat Photo Collection: Jeff Dahl – Arizona (1996)

Guess What The Rockbrat Found On eBay ? Rock n Roll War – A Vicious Kitten Compilation

22.95 US...GREAT Price for a GREAT ALBUM! VARIOUS: Rock 'n' Roll War (MINT/OOP/OZ/24 TRACKS) Issued in Australia by Vicious Kitten Records in 2000. Prefix and catalog number are VK008. Complete title as follows, VARIOUS ARTISTS 'Rock 'n' Roll War - A Compilation of International Rock Action'. Track listing: THE DICTATORS - "Who Will Save Rock … Continue reading Guess What The Rockbrat Found On eBay ? Rock n Roll War – A Vicious Kitten Compilation

What’s The Rockbrat Listening To Today: Jeff Dahl – Wicked

Jeff Dahl: Wicked (1992) This is such a cool album. Have been a Dahl fanataic for years now and when I listen to album's like Wicked, I can see why I first dug this cat. I can distinctly remember my brother cranking his turntable and saying "listen to this" - and he played me 'Lisa's … Continue reading What’s The Rockbrat Listening To Today: Jeff Dahl – Wicked