Decalcomania

One of the favourite items in my Fitzroy football memorabilia is the 1974 Laurie Richards caricature sticker collected from a Kellogg's Corn Flakes cereal box. These stickers sell today for $100 plus if they are still in their cellophane packet. Being in the right place at the right time is extremely important in the recording … Continue reading Decalcomania

Brod’s Time

Hello Riff Raffers, Broderick Smith’s first album in ten years has hit the streets. Titled ‘Man Out Of Time’ the album is nice enough but doesn’t reach any great heights musically. Brod’s voice stands the test of time as does his lyrical storytelling. It is both thought provoking and insightful. There is nothing from his … Continue reading Brod’s Time

Riding On

Hey there Riff Raffers, Three new releases with the ‘Blues Burger’ as the feature. Out now! Firstly by James Harmon on a Muddy Waters’ cover by Billy Gibbons, ‘Standing Around Crying’ from his album ‘Big Bad Blues’ on Concorde records. On the album Billy let’s rip with a bit of harp as well.   We … Continue reading Riding On

Number Nine

Hello Riff Raffers, A tune missing in action and two new albums in this feature. “Turn me on dead man, number nine, number nine.” It was the lost track off Seasick Steve's limited print compact disc, 'Cheap' from 2002 on There's A Dead Skunk Record label. When 'Cheap' was later released on the Bronzerat label, … Continue reading Number Nine