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Human Frailty Vinyl Re-Issue

You have asked… and asked… and asked… and here it is! Originally released in 1986, ‘Human Frailty’ was the commercial breakthrough that Hunters & Collectors had promised for a few years finally coming to fruition. Spearheaded by the explosive single “Say Goodbye,” the albums place in Australian musical history was cemented with the release of more »

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Cut 25th Anniversary

The news is out… a 25th Anniversary edition of 1992’s Cut album is on the way… in CD, digital and vinyl formats. Featuring a massive six top 100 singles, the double platinum certified Cut continues to reward listeners 25 years after release. Hits include Where Do You Go?, True Tears of Joy and Holy Grail. more »

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Doug Touring With X

Our favourite drummer, Doug Falconer, is back on the road… with seminal Sydney punk rock band X for their 40th anniversary Australian tour. Over three studio albums (with a fourth of early demos issued in 2011), three live albums and a handful of singles, X left a blistering impression of aggressive bass driven punk. Long more »

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Hit The Road, Jack

A reminder for rock fans everywhere that the magnificent Jack Howard – best known here for the Hunters brass we know and love – is touring the world with Midnight Oil this year. He’s not just doing occasional trumpet, as he tells us: …as the days and weeks roll on and the immense scope of more »

Roll Back the Stone Tour

Roll Back the Stone Tour

In celebration of Mark Seymour & The Undertow’s new album ‘Roll Back The Stone 1985 – 2016’ (out Friday 24 March), the band will be touring nationally and performing material across Mark Seymour’s 30 year career including classics from Hunters & Collectors and solo works. Saturday 24 June @ Theatre Royal, Hobart Friday 30 June more »

Bakehouse Live

Roll Back The Stone Out Now!

Mark Seymour and The Undertow are back with Roll Back The Stone, a double album retrospective recorded recently in front of fans at the Bakehouse in Melbourne. There are twenty four songs here, gleaned from thirty years of writing. Chosen for their structure and storytelling power, these are the ones that have stood up, beginning more »

Hunters Live

Welcome

Over 1200 gigs. Over 1,000,000 albums sold. 19 hit singles and 16 hit albums. Welcome to True Believers – the comprehensive fan managed official website for the great Australian rock band Hunters and Collectors. Formed in Melbourne in 1981, the Hunna’s became central to Australian culture through their distinctive brass rock sound and rigorous touring of more »

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Epic Brass Live Album Now Available

The stars aligned on Saturday July 9th 2016 at St. Kilda’s marvelous new venue, Memo. Jack Howard’s Epic Brass was truly epic. Performing the “great horn hits and hidden gems of H & C, Midnight Oil, The Saints, Laughing Clowns and more”, Jack and his band and his amazing line-up of guests played a truly memorable more »

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Join Mark Seymour on Safari

Here’s a unique opportunity – a small group of people can join Mark Seymour on an African safari from the 13th of October 2017! Mark will join 16 fans on a two week tour across Cape Town, Thakadu River Lodge, Johannesburg and Victoria Falls. Five Mark performances are including among the touring. Arranged by Tourica more »

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John’s Tabs

*** 21 November 2015 Update – Tabs for the full Jaws of Life album are now available! *** *** 15 June 2015 Update – Tabs for the full Human Frailty album are now available! *** Play the electric guitar? keyboards? trumpet? bass guitar? drums? gas cylinder? Hunters and Collectors bass player John Archer has been more »