John Coghlan’s Quo – TMG and TASTE announce Feb 2019 Australian Tour

Former Status Quo member John Coghlan is set to bring his band out to Australia in February 2019 for a national tour with TMG. Dubbed the 'Rollin Across Australia - Coast To Coast' Tour, the tour commences February 20 in Mandurah, WA, with shows in all states to follow before winding up in Toowoomba on … Continue reading John Coghlan’s Quo – TMG and TASTE announce Feb 2019 Australian Tour

Rockbrat Recommends: That You See The Ted Mulry Gang Live in 2017 – THE Best live band in Oz Rock by far!

The sun has almost set on 2016, and one of the highlights of the year has been the reformation of the Ted Mulry Gang (TMG). The fact that TMG are playing out live, 40 years after their halcyon days is quite incredible – and something we should all be thankful for. Not just playing out … Continue reading Rockbrat Recommends: That You See The Ted Mulry Gang Live in 2017 – THE Best live band in Oz Rock by far!

What’s The Rockbrat Listening To Today: Australian Rock Show Episode 58

On episode 58 of The Australian Rock Show we crank hot n heavy new tunage from Airbourne and get blown sky high with some classic AC/DC. Scott Ginn (ex-Boss) has re-mastered and re-issued his 'One Man Army' album from 1986 - which also cops an airing, as does his late 80's outfit Rags n Riches. … Continue reading What’s The Rockbrat Listening To Today: Australian Rock Show Episode 58

What’s The Rockbrat Viewing Today ? The Campaign – Ted Mulry Gang for the ARIA Hall of Fame video

Almost 12 years since the passing of the late, great Ted Mulry, the campaign to have TMG included in the ARIA Hall Of Fame continues. Here's a clip conrtaining various footage of Ted to remind you of how great Ted was (and still is). If you would to read more about how you can help … Continue reading What’s The Rockbrat Viewing Today ? The Campaign – Ted Mulry Gang for the ARIA Hall of Fame video

Rockbrat Wonders: Why T.M.G are not in the ARIA Hall Of Fame ?

Question: Who were the biggest rock bands being played through the transistor radio of Aussie teenagers in the mid-70s ? Answer is Sherbet, T.M.G, John Paul Young, AC/DC and Skyhooks. Sure you can include other names, but essentially – the years 1974 – 1978 belonged to those five. All five – with the exception of … Continue reading Rockbrat Wonders: Why T.M.G are not in the ARIA Hall Of Fame ?

Best Gigs The Rockbrat’s Seen ? TMG – Selinas, Sydney, 7 April, 1990

In 1990 (in Sydney at least), there was a revival of sorts, of some of Australia’s seventies bands, including JPY, TMG, William Shakespeare etc. Looking back, I think this in part was due to a couple of things.  One was the prevalence of cover bands like Bjorn Again and the start of the whole Abba … Continue reading Best Gigs The Rockbrat’s Seen ? TMG – Selinas, Sydney, 7 April, 1990

Lifting The Lid On The Rockbrat Treasure Chest: The TMG Book (1976)

The TMG Book. 1976 was certainly a golden year for the Ted Mulry Gang (TMG) with records in the Top 10, national tours and albums moving out the door faster than a Jeff Thomson bouncer. Their record label Albert Records went so far as to capitalise on their success with publication of this, the TMG … Continue reading Lifting The Lid On The Rockbrat Treasure Chest: The TMG Book (1976)

Lifting The Lid On The Rockbrat Treasure Chest: Ted Mulry Autographed Photo (TMG)

As I wrote in a recent post, I think the best days of Australian rock 'n' roll are gone. Those halcyon days of the 60', 70's and to a degree, the 80's are finished. The best of the best are now in rock heaven - including Ted. I was fortunate to have seen Ted a bunch … Continue reading Lifting The Lid On The Rockbrat Treasure Chest: Ted Mulry Autographed Photo (TMG)