Brijitte West of New York Loose launches own fashion label ‘Pioneer Cross’

Followers and fans of Brijitte West (she of 90’s punkers the New York Loose) will be interested to know that West is expanding beyond the confines of rock ‘n’ roll and has moved into the world of fashion with the launch of her own fashion label - Pioneer Cross. In recent years West has been … Continue reading Brijitte West of New York Loose launches own fashion label ‘Pioneer Cross’

What’s The Rockbrat Listening To Today? BRIJITTE WEST & THE DESPERATE HOPEFULS – FROM NY WITH LOVE (2016)

Brijitte West is a major talent. She is a not a household name – but she damn well should be. She is rock n roll personified – like Chrissie Hynde. Yet without trying to sound provocative, Hynde hasn’t penned anything this good in a number of years. West writes amazingly catchy, heavy pop tunes (with … Continue reading What’s The Rockbrat Listening To Today? BRIJITTE WEST & THE DESPERATE HOPEFULS – FROM NY WITH LOVE (2016)

Rockbrat Remembers: Brijitte West and New York Loose

It seems that in recent times there has been a renewed interest in Brijitte West – and rightly so. For those few who were hip to her old band the NY Loose some 15 or so years back now, it comes as no surprise that she is getting some well deserved, yet long overdue recognition … Continue reading Rockbrat Remembers: Brijitte West and New York Loose

What’s The Rockbrat Listening To Today ? NY Loose – Year Of The Rat

NY Loose - Year Of The Rat (1996) From top to bottom - an absolute killer album brimmong with catchy, hook laden rock tunes. No point naming comparisons - this album stands on its own. Suffice to say, it would be better than most things which the average 20 year old of today would have … Continue reading What’s The Rockbrat Listening To Today ? NY Loose – Year Of The Rat