Rockbrat Wonders: Is Ed Sheeran the Paul McCartney of his generation, or the product of over zealous social media hype?

We live in a strange time. YouTube can lift the profile of certain artists (PsY, Ed Sheeran) into the stratosphere. I fail to comprehend, even slightly, the frenzy associated with Ed Sheeran, irrespective of whether his music resonates with me or not. Six billion YouTube views, 70 million online followers. His 2018 Australian Tour is … Continue reading Rockbrat Wonders: Is Ed Sheeran the Paul McCartney of his generation, or the product of over zealous social media hype?

Rockbrat Wonders: What are Cowboy Col’s Desert Island Discs?

Howdy Rockbrat disciples. You know Mr. Rockbrat and Cowboy Col began collecting records in 1979/80. I remember Mr. Rockbrat buying Slade's –‘Sladest’ LP, I remember catching buses all over Sydney in search of  second hand book and record stores in that eternal search for those early KISS albums. I remember buying 45’s of KISS’ Talk … Continue reading Rockbrat Wonders: What are Cowboy Col’s Desert Island Discs?

Rockbrat Wonders: What are the best Beatles books worth owning ?

Psst...wanna know which books on the Fab 4 are the best ones out there ? Well I'll give you the scoop folks. The titles you should definitely own are the ones written by Geoffrey Giuliano. This is just the opnion of Mr Rockbrat - so before you bombard me with e-mail about how Bill Harry … Continue reading Rockbrat Wonders: What are the best Beatles books worth owning ?