The Lonely Hearts

The Lonely Hearts

Sydney based Power Pop band from 1979 - 1992



The Lonely Hearts has 10 known members

Name Instruments Period
Philip Edwards Drums
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Nov 1979 – Feb 1980, Mar 1982 – Feb 1984, 1991 – 1992

1979 - 1992
John Rooney Vocals
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Jan 1979 – Feb 1984, 1989 – 1992

1979 - 1992
Anthony Bautovich Guitar
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Jan 1979 – Aug 1981, 1991 – 1992

1979 - 1992
Tom Watson Guitar, Vocals
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Jan 1979 – Jun 1980, Nov 1981 – Feb 1984, 1989 – 1992

1979 - 1992
Michael Rooney Bass, Vocals
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Jan 1979 – Feb 1984

1979 - 1984
Guilio Mariani Guitar, Vocals
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Nov 1981 – Feb 1982

1979 - 1982
Steve Brabeck Drums
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Jan 1979 – Oct 1979

1979 - 1979
Greg Ohlback Drums
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Nov 1981 – Feb 1982

1981 - 1982
Dave Guest Guitar 1983 - 1984
Dale Steedman Bass 1989 - 1992

The Lonely Hearts discography - 5 recordings

Cover Title Type Release Year First Charted High Pos.
Red Giant by The Lonely Hearts Red Giant
Mini Album 0
Last Kiss B/W Don't Feel Safe by The Lonely Hearts Last Kiss B/W Don't Feel Safe
Single 1981
Ambition B/W Tonight by The Lonely Hearts Ambition B/W Tonight
Single 1983
Down Around The Corner by The Lonely Hearts Down Around The Corner
Single 1983
The Spell B/W Last Chance by The Lonely Hearts The Spell B/W Last Chance
Single 1990

393 Known Gigs for The Lonely Hearts

Date Venue City
Sunday 27th April 1980 Wollongong Leagues Club Wollongong, NSW
Selina's - Coogee Bay Hotel, Coogee. NSW Thursday 1st May 1980 Selina's - Coogee Bay Hotel Coogee, NSW
Comb and Cutter Hotel, Blacktown. NSW Friday 2nd May 1980 Comb and Cutter Hotel Blacktown, NSW
Bexley North Hotel, Bexley North. NSW Saturday 3rd May 1980 Bexley North Hotel Bexley North, NSW
Sunday 4th May 1980 Brighton Hotel Sydney, NSW
Sundowner Hotel, Punchbowl. NSW Monday 5th May 1980 Sundowner Hotel Punchbowl, NSW
Family Inn, Rydalmere. NSW Tuesday 6th May 1980 Family Inn Rydalmere, NSW
Wednesday 7th May 1980 Wollongong Leagues Club Wollongong, NSW
Caringbah Inn, Caringbah. NSW Thursday 8th May 1980 Caringbah Inn Caringbah, NSW
Fairfield Hotel, Fairfield. NSW Friday 9th May 1980 Fairfield Hotel Fairfield, NSW
Bondi Lifesaver, Bondi Junction. NSW Sunday 11th May 1980 Bondi Lifesaver Bondi Junction, NSW
Saturday 17th May 1980 Mawson Hotel Newcastle, NSW
St George Leagues Club, Kogarah. NSW Sunday 18th May 1980 St George Leagues Club Kogarah, NSW
Family Inn, Rydalmere. NSW Friday 23rd May 1980 Family Inn Rydalmere, NSW
Caringbah Inn, Caringbah. NSW Saturday 24th May 1980 Caringbah Inn Caringbah, NSW
Sunday 25th May 1980 Civic Theatre

Supporting Gary Numan

Newcastle, NSW
Monday 26th May 1980 Mt Pleasant Sports Club Wollongong, NSW
Bexley North Hotel, Bexley North. NSW Friday 30th May 1980 Bexley North Hotel Bexley North, NSW
Bondi Lifesaver, Bondi Junction. NSW Saturday 31st May 1980 Bondi Lifesaver Bondi Junction, NSW
Manly Vale Hotel, Manly Vale. NSW Friday 6th June 1980 Manly Vale Hotel Manly Vale, NSW
Sylvania Hotel, Sylvania. NSW Saturday 7th June 1980 Sylvania Hotel Sylvania, NSW
Comb and Cutter Hotel, Blacktown. NSW Friday 13th June 1980 Comb and Cutter Hotel Blacktown, NSW
Bondi Lifesaver, Bondi Junction. NSW Saturday 14th June 1980 Bondi Lifesaver Bondi Junction, NSW
Manly Vale Hotel, Manly Vale. NSW Friday 20th June 1980 Manly Vale Hotel Manly Vale, NSW
Friday 27th June 1980 Hunters Humpy Sydney, NSW
Saturday 28th June 1980 Dapto Leagues Club Dapto, NSW
Bondi Lifesaver, Bondi Junction. NSW Friday 4th July 1980 Bondi Lifesaver

Late Show

Bondi Junction, NSW
Friday 4th July 1980 Parramatta Leagues Club

Early Show

Parramatta, NSW
Manly Vale Hotel, Manly Vale. NSW Saturday 5th July 1980 Manly Vale Hotel

Early Show

Manly Vale, NSW
Chequers, Sydney. NSW Saturday 5th July 1980 Chequers

Late Show

Sydney, NSW