Guitarist and songwriter for the 1980s rock band White Lion.
Guitar World Magazine named Bratta the Best New Guitarist in 1988.
He left White Lion and fell out of public view in 1995, then reappeared in 2007.
In 2007 he revealed the cause of his twelve-year music hiatus was his father's long illness.
Stephen Pearcy and Ratt were another well-known 1980s rock group.