Guess What Mr Rockbrat Found On eBay ? Angels – Promotional Press Photo

What: Angels – Promotional Press Photo Winning Bid: $  AUS Starting Bids: $15 AUS Sale Date: 5 May 2013 This is a great find - and a photo taken very early in the Angels career. Is this around 76 ? Already, Doc's front-man stance oozes tons of attitude - whilst Rick - (who looks like … Continue reading Guess What Mr Rockbrat Found On eBay ? Angels – Promotional Press Photo

Rockbrat Live Review: Angels + Black Label – Canberra, 8 March 2013

Who: Angels/Black Label Where: Vikings, Erindale A.C.T When: Fri 8 March 2013 What's that lyric in the Crue's Kick Start My Heart ? 'Some Years Gone By I'd Say We've Kicked Some Ass' ?.... uh-huh. I was reminded of that when I recently spent an evening at the feet of the no-nonsense Angel - Rick … Continue reading Rockbrat Live Review: Angels + Black Label – Canberra, 8 March 2013

Classic Image From The Rockbrat Photo Collection: TYRONE COATES – THE BOMBERS, Hordern Pavillion Sydney, May 11, 1990

Not too many photos of Tyrone (or The Bombers in fact) exist. Shame really, cos back in the day they were a phenomenal live unit, with a rock solid line up of Alan Lancaster (Status Quo) and John Brewster (The Angels), and Tyrone on vocals out front. This photo was taken by Bob King. The … Continue reading Classic Image From The Rockbrat Photo Collection: TYRONE COATES – THE BOMBERS, Hordern Pavillion Sydney, May 11, 1990

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

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