Well, I know, you've said it already, its about time.
Another blog and rambling from yours truly, forever optimistic.
Global Onslaught Down Under Australia!!
After a year of much campaigning for Independent Artists, Global Onslaught worldwide has come so far since returning from our USA tour and enforced many industry...
Belgium is not only famous for chocolate and Stella Artois!
So, Overspill are about to embark on another ambitious tour, this time to the small European country of Belgium.
On The Road.....LA to Vegas
Well it’s been quite a few months since we got back from the west coast of America. I have only just got over the complete and utter misery of being back here...
THE DARK BEAUTY DIARIES : A DAY IN THE LIFE OF .. SINGER / SONGWRITER LIZ TAPIA
I started Dark Beauty as a solo artist with Save Yourself being the very first song that I ever wrote. Who knew the response was going to be so supportive from...
Hello January, I've missed you so so much......like heck have I!!!!
A little catch up with our friends
It has been quite some since I last sat down and took the time to write a blog about what has been going on with Global Onslaught in the past two months, since...
Preparation, preparation, preparation!
With all the preparations well under way and almost done now we get ready to embark on Global Onslaught's very first tour, working with great unsigned artists from...
MEET RANDY MICHAEL ZULETA AKA MR SEVEN of FIAA
One of the very few times that RANDY has bared all the past inspirations,tears, struggles and love to get to the stage of life he has before him, a RAW story from...
Why I love Queen
I know some time ago I wrote a blog about why I loved Guns n' Roses but there's alot of love I have for many bands, some signed, some unsigned. However, Queen has...
The tale of the storytellers
Nancy and I were having a long discussion the other night about the great story tellers of music, those bands or artists who tell stories in thier music, whether...
MARK SOUTHWICK ~ MASTER RECYCLER WITH A PUFFIN DIFFERENCE
If you offer a cigar to Mark Southwick nowdays, he may well refuse the aromatic tobacco which we all love or hate. Mark is interested in what he can master with...
BIG DAY OUT MELBOURNE AUSTRALIA 29TH JAN
From Australia Day straight onto Big Day Out, Aussie Teens are just about to bury their heads back into their books after summer break but its one more party stop...
Guns n' Roses (Use your Illusion Tour 1991)
This was my very first "Stadium Gig" and what an amazing day out. I had, to that point, never been in the presence of so many people in one place and the whole experience...
Not just known for the Sherry, Portugal "officially rocks"
Portugal had a vibrant underground progressive rock scene in the 1970s, which included bands like Petrus Castrus (Misterios E Maravilhas), Jose Cid (10,000 Anos...
SUPER STADIUM BLUES
You could be at the FA Cup in the UK , or the Super Bowl in USA, AFL Grand Final In Australia, Or the Formula 1 Grand Prix. The bets are on ,wagers are enthused...
JACQUI WALKER : CLASSY AUSSIE ACT
This beautiful lady has had a long string of selfless acts in her musical career, every time she has hit the stage its for a good cause..Global Onslaught is supporting...
Why I love Iron Maiden
Iron Maiden are an English heavy metal band from Leyton in east London, formed in 1975 by bassist and primary songwriter Steve Harris. Since their inception, the...
Random Year in Rock (1974)
Well, not quite so random, this was, in fact the year I was born and what an interesting year that was in the life of Rock n' Roll, some 20 years after Bill Haley...
ODE TO OUR PAST
I am a big fan of old songs being reinvented. Many may view the negative and say “Oh I like the original” you know what? The artist performing their version...
The Black Crowes
Southern Harmony and Musical Companion (released May 12, 1992) Is still one of my favourite Rock n' Roll albums of all time.
Festival Mayhem- Yeah Yeah Mum's Wise Tips!
The first time I allowed my eldest son, he was 16 at the time, to his first Heavy Metal music festival. It was like sending him off to his first day of high school...
I don't think there has ever been one single band that has "done it" for me like this one.
Everyday is like Sunday?
No it isn't!!!!!
Welcome to the Land Down Under!
Recovering after a hectic Christmas, with parties and my son turning 18 Christmas Eve, ok so I timed it all wrong. Then to a spectacular NYE where 30+ of us partied...