Posts tagged "Hunters & Collectors"
Nine classic Australian albums to be released on vinyl, including; JIMMY BARNES, HUNTERS & COLLECTORS, THE ANGELS, BABY ANIMALS

Nine classic Australian albums to be released on vinyl, including; JIMMY BARNES, HUNTERS & COLLECTORS, THE ANGELS, BABY ANIMALS

DOWNLOAD PRINTABLE | DOWNLOAD IMAGES    Michael Gudinski’s Mushroom Group was built on rock – and vinyl. And now, appropriately, they are reissuing some iconic rock records on vinyl. Many of the albums – including Baby Animals’ self-titled debut and The Angels’ Dark Room – have been unavailable on vinyl for years. These releases reflect the bloodlines of the Mushroom Group,”...
HUNTERS & COLLECTORS release their first ever 'Anthology' album, available digitally now

HUNTERS & COLLECTORS release their first ever ‘Anthology’ album, available digitally now

DOWNLOAD PRINTABLE | DOWNLOAD IMAGES They are anthems for a generation, songs that define an era in Australian music. “The real essence of rock music,” Mark Seymour pondered at the end of 1983, “It’s just passion, it’s just really pure.” More than three decades later, that statement is a neat summation of the new Hunters...
BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN & THE E STREET BAND & HUNTERS & COLLECTORS win awards at the 2014 Helpmann Awards

BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN & THE E STREET BAND & HUNTERS & COLLECTORS win awards at the 2014 Helpmann Awards

Frontier Touring are thrilled to congratulate both Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band and Hunters & Collectors on their wins at last night’s 2014 Helpmann Awards. For the second year in a row, Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band and Frontier Touring have received the Helpmann Award for ‘Best International Contemporary Concert’. The...
HUNTERS & COLLECTORS | second Melbourne show added due to popular demand

HUNTERS & COLLECTORS | second Melbourne show added due to popular demand

A second performance by Hunters & Collectors has been confirmed at Melbourne’s Palais Theatre on Saturday 12 April after tickets to the iconic band’s first Melbourne show were quickly snapped up after going on sale. The announcement of this huge headline tour adds to a massive year for Hunters & Collectors, including a performance before...
HUNTERS & COLLECTORS | by overwhelming demand | second Sydney show added | on sale today at 10.00am

HUNTERS & COLLECTORS | by overwhelming demand | second Sydney show added | on sale today at 10.00am

Hunters & Collectors tickets have flown out of the box office this morning with a second show just announced for Sydney Enmore Theatre on Saturday 5 April. The new show is on sale at 10.00am today (Friday 11 October). The success of the concerts caps off a massive few weeks for Hunters & Collectors.  ...
TRACK BY TRACK: Crucible - The Songs Of The Hunters & Collectors [Liberation] (Out Friday, 27th September 2013)

TRACK BY TRACK: Crucible – The Songs Of The Hunters & Collectors [Liberation] (Out Friday, 27th September 2013)

30 SONGS FEATURING 15 STUNNING TRIBUTES AND 15 ORIGINAL RECORDINGS   1. Birds of Tokyo – Talking to a Stranger 2. Eddie Vedder & Neil Finn – Throw Your Arms Around me 3. Matt Corby & Missy Higgins – This Morning 4. Oh Mercy  – The Slab (Betty’s Worry) 5. Alpine – Hear No Evil 6. The...
HISTORICAL BIO: Hunters & Collectors [Liberation]

HISTORICAL BIO: Hunters & Collectors [Liberation]

From their beginnings back in 1981, Hunters & Collectors were always something of an anomaly. In their earliest forms the band was a loose, ambitious musical collective who, in the words of Rolling Stone, “filled an art-rock void in Melbourne”. Their rise from cult status to suburban beer barn favourites through to the top of the charts...
HUNTERS & COLLECTORS announced to perform at 2013 Toyota AFL Grand Final entertainment

HUNTERS & COLLECTORS announced to perform at 2013 Toyota AFL Grand Final entertainment

The AFL today announced that iconic Australian band Hunters & Collectors, along with current Australian chart-toppers Birds Of Tokyo, will headline the 2013 Toyota AFL Grand Final entertainment at the MCG on Saturday, September 28. The biggest day of the year for Australia’s Game will once again feature Australian music with Hunters & Collectors, one...
BIRDS OF TOKYO 'Talking To A Stranger' | first offering from CRUCIBLE - THE SONGS OF HUNTERS & COLLECTORS | released to radio & on-sale today

BIRDS OF TOKYO ‘Talking To A Stranger’ | first offering from CRUCIBLE – THE SONGS OF HUNTERS & COLLECTORS | released to radio & on-sale today

Many would say that Talking To A Stranger remains one of the most instantly recognisable songs released by Hunters & Collectors when it pre-empted the release of their debut self-titled album way back in 1982. Now, more than 30 years later, it is once again the first single, but this time from Crucible – The...
BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN AND THE E STREET BAND announce Feb/Mar 2014 AU & NZ dates | first ever Adelaide & Perth shows

BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN AND THE E STREET BAND announce Feb/Mar 2014 AU & NZ dates | first ever Adelaide & Perth shows

After delivering in March 2013 what many critics and fans declared the ‘greatest rock and roll show on earth,’ Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band have announced they are headed back to Australia and New Zealand in 2014 for their most extensive tour of our shores to date. The 2014 tour includes Springsteen and...
CRUCIBLE - THE SONGS OF HUNTERS & COLLECTORS album | featuring 15 stunning tributes and original recordings | out 27 September

CRUCIBLE – THE SONGS OF HUNTERS & COLLECTORS album | featuring 15 stunning tributes and original recordings | out 27 September

Whether you’ve worshipped at their altar in the past or were too young to have witnessed them live, Crucible – The Songs of Hunters & Collectors is a revelation and a proud tribute to this great and important band. Formed in Melbourne in 1981, Hunters & Collectors became an integral part of Australian music culture through their...