• 40th B-Day Party!

    Save the date to come on out to help Brooke celebrate her big 40th b-day on March 19th at The Mint at 6010 Pico Blvd W, Los Angeles, CA 90035. Hunnypot Radio presents a showcase with Brooke Trout as cohost with a special DJ set and a few of her favorite bands on the line […]

  • Dia De Los Muertos, Music Connection and Brill Updates

    Hello Everyone! Brill has been on something of a live-show hiatus in the interest of penning and producing our follow up album to our debut “Fish Out Of Water.” We are happy to announce that we have nearly fully developed ten new songs which we plan to record and release some time next year. Since […]

  • Pancreatic Power Puffs and more!

    Brooke continues the good fight again this year for pancreatic cancer research! Thanks to your generosity Brooke has more than tripled her goal for her team Pancreatic Power Puffs for this walk for the Lustgarten Foundation! She will be participating again in this fun annual tradition in memory of her Grandma Virginia held at Westlake […]

  • Brill on Showsotros

    We think you will enjoy this installment of Showsotros! If you listen carefully you will hear Brill’s song “I’ve Suffered”: If you enjoyed that check out this interview with Brooke Trout for! Brooke’s song Compartmentalized Life from her second album Networth was previously featured on the Showsotros web series. Brooke’s latest live concert […]

  • Happy Holidays and Hot 100!

    Happy Holidays everyone! December marks a very special annual tradition at Music Connection where contributing writers get to nominate their favorite acts they’ve seen in the past year. A shout out goes to Brooke’s nomination the 205 Band for this year’s Hot 100 (p.36 at; check out their ad on page 57)! The band […]

  • Museboat Radio and more…

    Listen for Brill’s song Shine on November 13th on Museboat Radio! MuseBoat Radio presents new artists and songs in TJ´S MUSE BRIDGE LISTEN & CHAT SHOW and also in 24/7 rotation at 😎 Show´s on Sunday, November 13th, 2016 at 10 pm in London ~ 11pm in Berlin ~ 5pm New York ~ 2pm […]

  • Get Hooked!

    It’s hard to believe it has been 20 years since Brooke Trout moved to California! As part of a look back enjoy her zine “Hooked” in a Tumblr retrospective at! You can anticipate two new issues a week through the next calendar year, we’re already up to 14 issues! Also coming up Brooke will be chalk drawing again […]

  • We Go Wayback…

    Brill is back at Coffee Klatch for our continuing series, performing live on July 9th at 7 p.m. at 806 W Arrow Hwy, Ste A, San Dimas, CA 91773. Web site: We’ll be performing this time with The Waybackyard, featuring Brent Crowe of the wonderful Los Angeles based group The Spectacles. We’re so excited to […]

  • A Captive Audience…

    …of chickens and goats? We’re so excited for our summer show at Adams’ Pack Station in the San Gabriel mountains on June 5th. We’re happy to be sharing the stage again with our ole buddies, Americana band Grit for their Barnyard Jamboree. Additional acts include Billy Hill, Thomas Alfera, Jed’s Dead, Doug C and the Blacklisted and of course […]

  • Bittersweet’s 1st Review Revisited…

    Back in July of 2007 Brooke Trout got her first review of her debut album Bittersweet produced by Rhythm Core Alpha creator Timon Marmex (SoftEgg Studios, 2006). This comprehensive review by music critic Billy Sheppard of Rogue Radio, Idaho was comprehensive and thorough! BROOKE TROUT’s CD ~ “BITTERSWEET” ~ MAKE ROOM FOR DADA!! “Without the […]