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Cameron McKenzie Creates Dirtgirl Song Change

Cameron McKenzie, well known to Mark Seymour fans as the accomplished guitar player in The Undertow, has been working on the ABC Kids television series ‘dirtgirlworld’. Here is a track, Change, mixed and produced by Cam.  

ABC Mark Seymour Interview

Check out an interview with Mark Seymour about the song Say Goodbye for The Friday Revue on ABC Radio with Richelle Hunt and Brian Nankervis: http://www.abc.net.au/radio/melbourne/programs/thefridayrevue/backstory-hunters-and-collectors-with-the-friday-revue/9825776  

Epic Brass

Epic Brass Hits Sydney

Jack Howard’s Epic Brass is a celebration and an exploration of the great horn hits and hidden gems of Australian rock – from Hunters and Collectors and the Oils to The Saints, The Laughing Clowns and Wet Taxis, the show features an incredible set list of killer brass tunes. Jack played trumpet and arranged the more »

Another New H&C Vinyl?

Rumour has it…  

Epic Brass @ Spotted Mallard, 23 February

Jack Howard’s Epic Brass goes Northside – at last! Epic Brass play the great horn hits and hidden gems of Australian rock – from The Saints to H & C, from The Oils to Laughing Clowns and X. Jack played trumpet with The Hunnas and he’s put together an all-star band and horn section with more »

25th Anniversary of Cut on iTunes

The magnificent 34 track expanded edition of the Cut album, released in celebration of the 25th anniversary of release in late 2017, can now be purchased in digital form at iTunes. Click here to check it out.

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Cut 25th Anniversary

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. On the 24th of November, two new versions of Cut will surface: Vinyl – 180 gram yellow vinyl of the original album; more »

Horns of Contempt Join Midnight Oil

It’s true! The full H&C brass section – Jack Howard, Jeremy Smith and Michael Waters – are joining Midnight Oil for the Sydney and Melbourne shows! Fans have enjoyed Jack’s memorable contribution the world over, but three Hunna’s are only for a select few gigs…!  

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Hit The Road, Jack

Breaking News: For the final 2017 Sydney and Melbourne shows, the entire Hunters and Collectors brass section – The Horns of Contempt – will be joining Midnight Oil! The magnificent Jack Howard – best known here for the Hunters brass we know and love – has been touring the world with Midnight Oil throughout this more »

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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 »