Rockbrat Remembers: LA metal bands who never made it: TUFF

In this regular blog post I cast the magnifying glass over some 1980’s LA bands who were clearly entrenched in the minor leagues, the 2nd division, (or even the 3rd)  – and as a consequence, were not packing out stadiums, touring the world, or signing to major labels – despite their big star aspirations (Hello … Continue reading Rockbrat Remembers: LA metal bands who never made it: TUFF

Rockbrat Wonders: About Rockers Who Looked Like Chicks !

Second contender in the 'Rockers Who Looked Like Chicks' category is none other than Stevie Rochelle, who fronted LA’s late 80’s sunset strip hairspray boyz TUFF. Like many other mid western hopefuls, by the mid 80s, the smell of Aquanet drew Stevie to the Sunset Strip like a moth to a flame (hey isn’t that … Continue reading Rockbrat Wonders: About Rockers Who Looked Like Chicks !