Banshees Bar & Artspace, 131 Brisbane Street Ipswich

The Rock n roll Rooster is the archetypal Cock Rock God, a satirical character created by The Songs of Tom Smith project.

Rock n Roll has the potential to be accessible as a form of entertainment, self-expression and liberation for the marginalised; first nations people, women, people from all cultures and geographies, the mentally ill, homeless, lbgtiq+. After all, it was conceived in the U.S. form the marriage of the music of poor white Southerners and African Americans.

The Rock and Roll Rooster show explore what happens when it becomes the domain of affluent white cis males.