Girl Monstar - Esplanade Hotel St Kilda 11 July 1992 After a wretched '91 which saw many a guileless critic write them off for dead, 1992 promises to be the year of Girl Monstar, when their unique semi tough addictive brand of rock "n" roll is at last made communicable to the hungry world at … Continue reading From the Rockbrat Archives: Girl Monstar – Esplanade Hotel St Kilda (1992)
Melbourne's Girl Monstar first walked onto a stage at a club called 'Heroes' in Carlton, North Melbourne - 25 years ago. 'Heroes' - probably better well-known as 'Hearts' was a busy Nicolson Street live venue in the 70's and 80's - but today provides residential apartment living. Another iconic live venue bites the dust....wonder if … Continue reading Rockbrat Remembers: 25 Years of Girl Monstar-induced rock n roll !
I have spent the past few days listening to this album top to bottom and am really, really digging it. It has remained on my playlist all the way from Australia to Japan - where I am penning this review. Sherry Rich has been in my ears at airports and in the skies....!!! The album … Continue reading What’s The Rockbrat Listening To Today: Sherry Rich – Dakota Avenue
Just over 20 years ago - in November of 1988 - an all-female rock n roll band from Melbourne Australia (featuring Sherry Rich and Anne McCue) stepped onto the tiny stage at a pub in North Melbourne and performed their debut show. They were called Girl Monstar - and for nearly two decades, the band … Continue reading What’s The Rockbrat Listening To Today ? Girl Monstar Tribute Podcast