Mike Varney's Spotlight column ran for many years in Guitar Player magazine, and introduced many well-known guitar players to the world—including Yngwie Malmsteen, Greg Howe, Tony MacAlpine and Paul Gilbert. Brett appeared in the column in the July 1985 edition of Guitar Player magazine (left), which encouraged him to send his demo tape to John Farnham's management. The rest, as they say, is history . . .