What’s The Rockbrat Listening To Today ? Sour Jazz: Homage To Catatonia

 In the world of rock n roll there are some outfits who've existed who have 'that' sound. Let me explain.......it is a solid wall of sound which hits you when you hear them or see them live. The Beasts of Bourbon had it; the New Christs did too, Spencer Jones (obviously) had it, Deniz Tek had an abundance of … Continue reading What’s The Rockbrat Listening To Today ? Sour Jazz: Homage To Catatonia

Rockbrat Introduces You To: The Neurotic Spiders

Mr Rockbrat was in his favourite Tokyo Record store recently one quiet Sunday evening and asked the staff to 'play me something cool I may not know' ! So the owner grabs a CD and says 'have you heard this ?' He cranks this particular album at full tilt and damned if it didn't measure … Continue reading Rockbrat Introduces You To: The Neurotic Spiders

Rockbrat Introduces You To: The Refugees (Mr Ratboy’s new Tokyo outfit)

There is much to like about new Tokyo outfit The Refugees, who feature Sour Jazz (and ex-Motorcycle Boy/Marky Ramone's Intruders) guitar slinger Mr Ratboy in the line-up. In a scene clogged with bands, merely content in cloning those who've gone before them, The Refugees have a unique style and sound all their own - and … Continue reading Rockbrat Introduces You To: The Refugees (Mr Ratboy’s new Tokyo outfit)