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Horns at Midnight Oil

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 »

Extensive Music Chart Data

Data fans will love the new data we have got our hands on, courtesy of the Australian Record Industry Association (ARIA)! We now know the peak chart positions of anything you can imagine that reached the top 250 from the ARIA era – 1989 forward. This includes top 100 peak positions within individual states. For 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 »

Human Frailty on Vinyl Out Today!

After decades out of print, today Human Frailty is once again available new on vinyl! Buy at JB’s Hi-Fi. Buy at Sanity.

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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 »

New Tab – Follow Me No More

We have a new John Archer full musical tab in midi format of the Jaws/Frailty era b-side, Follow Me No More! Click here to go to the tabs page.

Gary Badger’s Trumpet Transcriptions

Big H&C fan Gary Badger has been working on trumpet transcriptions — click here to check them out 🙂  

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 »

Mark Seymour Set List – 1 July 2017

Mark Seymour Old Museum, Fortitude Valley, Brisbane, Australia 1 July 2017 The Undertow hit their groove tonight with a magnificent sold out show in Brisbane! Set 1: 1. The Ballad of the One Eyed Man 2. Home Free 3. Holy Grail 4. Master of Spin 5. Sylvia’s In Black 6. Say Goodbye 7. Everything’s On Fire 8. Dog 9. Light on the Hill more »