Brisbane’s Rockabilly Rave Up

With David Bowie’s Sound and Vision fading out, the lights dimmed as traditional FA Cup hymn Abide with Me played while tonight’s headliners cooly took to the stage to whoops and cheers from a crowd ready to burst with carefree abandon. Headlong in to a rock ‘n’ roll blitz, the band exploded, with ivory tinklier, Ray Jacildo, … Continue reading

It’s Rock ‘n’ Roll but not as you know it!

“I’ve just heard this great band on the radio,” said my Dad down the phone from the UK. “No, you haven’t,” knowing full well what tripe local radio can be. “No, they did a great version of Enola Gay.” He wasn’t kidding. And neither was Bernie Keith, who keeps playing The Retrobates on his Rock … Continue reading