Rockbrat Contends: That the birth of rock ‘n’ roll was in the 1940s and not the 1950s

Maybe I’m getting old, or maybe I find that what passes for contemporary rock ‘n’ roll and indeed film, just doesn’t resonate with me. Consequently, I find myself constantly digging deeper back into the past – particularly when it comes to music and film. Of late, I have found myself listening to a lot of … Continue reading Rockbrat Contends: That the birth of rock ‘n’ roll was in the 1940s and not the 1950s

Classic Album From The Rockbrat Collection: V/A – Heavy Metal Thunder

Picked up this killer comp in the UK twenty odd years back and I'm always amazed at the assembled line-up. It's a Carrere Records pressing so that means only one things. It's gonna be loud my friends. From memory they were chiefly a HM label outta France and tended to put out only the good … Continue reading Classic Album From The Rockbrat Collection: V/A – Heavy Metal Thunder