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Jack Howard & Epic Brass @ Memo

Fresh from an incredible year of touring the world with Midnight Oil, JACK HOWARD returns to MEMO (St Kilda) with his mighty EPIC BRASS show on Friday the 8th of December 2017. Together with his epic band (Ash Davies, Steve Hadley, Nicky Del Rey and Jason Kain), five piece horn section and a stellar cast more »

Harem Scarem

Harem Scarem Reform for One Off Show

Before Hunters and Collectors, Barry Palmer was guitarist for the hard rocking Melbourne outfit Harem Scarem. The good news this week is that Harem Scarem are reforming for one night only at The Gasometer Hotel on the 9th of November 2017! Charlie Marshall reports: The four front men of the classic 80s blues punk lineup more »

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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 »

Cut 25th

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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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 »

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 »

Hunters Equipment

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 »

Merch

Online Hunna’s Merch Tent!

The 2014 tour may be over but you can still get hold of the coolest merch around… All Hunters and Collectors 2014 Tour Merchandise can be purchased online from Band T-Shirts. There are t-shirts in classic and tour designs, an array of AFL scarves, caps, tea towels, posters, stickers and our personal favourites – stubbie more »