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Author: Loud and Clear Management, John Archer.
Date: November 1990.
Name: John Melville Lee Archer.
Starsign: Cusp of Taurus and Gemini.
Nickname: Longhead, Planet Brain.
Joined Band: At the start.
Previous Occupations: Mechanical Engineer, hardware store lackey.
Other Activities/Hobbies: Ski mountaineering, model aircraft.
Musical Influences: Magazine, Man & Machine, Rolling Stones, Prince.
Favourite Hunter’s Songs: Carry Me.
Favourite Hunters’ Tours/Gigs: St Kilda Festival (the first one), Old Greek Theatre.
Favourite Records: Black & Blue, The Slider, Loaded, It’s Too Late To Stop Now.
Favourite Films: The Right Stuff, Dr Strangelove, Assault on Precinct 13.
Favourite Books: The Right Stuff, Now We Are Six.
Favourite Food: Dinner!
Favourite Places: Mt Feathertop (the one true mountain), Venice.
Favourite Drink: Gin Martini (very dry, stirred not shaken, straight up, with three olives).
Favourite Item of Clothing: Wiedens leather jacket (1984).
Favourite TV Show: The Addams Family, Rocky & Bulwinkle.
Favourite Footballer: Max Pitt.
Biggest Thrill: Learning to ski.
Car: 12 speed Repco semi-racer (blue).
Hair Styled by: Sylvia of Caulfield.
What will you be doing in fifteen years? Resting.