Rockbrat Wonders: About The Secret Life Of Vinnie Vincent

In April this year, Rolling Stone Magazine wrote a very good article about the life of former KI$$ guitarist Vinnie Vincent entitled 'The Long Kiss Goodbye - the Search For Vinnie Vincent." Short of a book coming out on Vincent, this article is the next best thing and sure makes an interesting read. Aside from … Continue reading Rockbrat Wonders: About The Secret Life Of Vinnie Vincent

Rockbrat Wonders: Which Rocker Wore The Most Ridiculous Wig ? Vinnie Vincent

Vinnie: Officer you must help. I've just lost my wig. Police officer: Certainly, ma'am, we'll comb the area (nyuk nyuk nyuk) When it comes to rockers sporting the latest in dead animals, we simply cannot neglect former Kisser Vinnie Vincent. Long rumoured to have worn a wig, Vinnie is seldom seen without the long erm … Continue reading Rockbrat Wonders: Which Rocker Wore The Most Ridiculous Wig ? Vinnie Vincent

Lifting The Lid On The Rockbrat Treasure Chest: Vinnie Vincent 1986 Guitar Picks

Signing up to join the Vinnie Vincent Invasion International Fan Club - now there's a tongue-twister - was a no-brainer for this here Kiss nut. Of course, back in the mid-80's, fan clubs etc worked a little differently to nowadays. Vinnie's been in the news in recent times for all the wrong reasons, but back … Continue reading Lifting The Lid On The Rockbrat Treasure Chest: Vinnie Vincent 1986 Guitar Picks

Rockbrat Wonders – About Journey ‘Wheel In The Sky’ and Robert Fleischman

I’m not the biggest Journey fan, but I do like a bunch of their tunes. My favourite is ‘Wheel In The Sky’, off their 1978 album ‘Infinity’,  but did you know that the tune was penned by Robert Fleishman, who was the guy with air raid siren like voice on Vinnie Vincent’s first album. Fleischman was … Continue reading Rockbrat Wonders – About Journey ‘Wheel In The Sky’ and Robert Fleischman

Best Gigs The Rockbrat’s Seen ? Kiss – Philadelphia (1996)

Who: Kiss When: Philadelphia PA, USA - Tue October 8, 1996 1996 - the Kiss re-union. Was there a bigger rock event that year ? It had been talked about and often dissed.  The non-make-up line-up were doing quite nicely thankyou very much. 'Revenge' was a solid outing and they were now delving into the grind-metal … Continue reading Best Gigs The Rockbrat’s Seen ? Kiss – Philadelphia (1996)