Australian Rock'n'Roll Apppreciation Society


The longest running rock'n'roll club in Australia - Established 1974..

The Australian Rock'n'Roll Appreciation Society is dedicated to the enjoyment and promotion of the music called "The Big Beat", that is music from the period 1945 - 1964.

We produce a quarterly magazine, The Big Beat of the '50s. Also we broadcast a weekly show on Radio 3CR in Melbourne, Shake Rattle And Roll

The Big Beat of the '50s

Current issue - June 2017 - Issue 144

Magazine cover issue 144

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Here you can subscribe to the magazine. the Subscription is for 4 issues and includes the $2 Paypal charge.

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Contact us

President - Peter Scanlon

Magazine Editor - Peter Scanlon

Treasurer - John Hubbard

Secretary - boyd Ewing

Shake Rattle And Roll Radio Show

Or by snail mail to ARRAS. PO box 784, Carlton South 3053. Victoria. Australia.