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
Friday 11th July 1980 Hunters Humpy Sydney, NSW
Saturday 12th July 1980 Capitol Theatre

2 Shows

Sydney, NSW
Chequers, Sydney. NSW Saturday 12th July 1980 Chequers Sydney, NSW
Saturday 19th July 1980 The Pickled Parrot Sydney, NSW
Friday 25th July 1980 MIttagong RSL Club Mittagong, NSW
Bexley North Hotel, Bexley North. NSW Saturday 26th July 1980 Bexley North Hotel Bexley North, NSW
Stardust Hotel aka Sweethearts, Cabramatta. NSW Saturday 2nd August 1980 Stardust Hotel aka Sweethearts Cabramatta, NSW
Bondi Lifesaver, Bondi Junction. NSW Friday 8th August 1980 Bondi Lifesaver

Late Show

Bondi Junction, NSW
Manly Vale Hotel, Manly Vale. NSW Friday 8th August 1980 Manly Vale Hotel

Early Show

Manly Vale, NSW
Saturday 9th August 1980 Rock Village KIngs Cross, NSW
Family Inn, Rydalmere. NSW Friday 15th August 1980 Family Inn Rydalmere, NSW
Selina's - Coogee Bay Hotel, Coogee. NSW Saturday 16th August 1980 Selina's - Coogee Bay Hotel

Early Show

Coogee, NSW
Saturday 16th August 1980 University of NSW

Baxter Ball

Sydney, NSW
Sunday 17th August 1980 Brighton Hotel Sydney, NSW
Thursday 21st August 1980 Lidcombe Dancers Club Lidcombe, NSW
Bexley North Hotel, Bexley North. NSW Friday 22nd August 1980 Bexley North Hotel Bexley North, NSW
Sunday 24th August 1980 Penrith Leagues Club Penrith, NSW
Tuesday 26th August 1980 Armadale Hotel Armadale, VIC
Prospect Hill Hotel, Kew. VIC Wednesday 27th August 1980 Prospect Hill Hotel Kew, VIC
Bombay Rock, Brunswick. VIC Thursday 28th August 1980 Bombay Rock Brunswick, VIC
Friday 29th August 1980 Martini's Carlton, VIC
Saturday 30th August 1980 Kingston Hotel

Night Show

Richmond, VIC
Saturday 30th August 1980 Pier Hotel

Afternoon Show

Frankston, VIC
Civic Hotel, Sydney. NSW Thursday 4th September 1980 Civic Hotel Sydney, NSW
Manly Vale Hotel, Manly Vale. NSW Friday 5th September 1980 Manly Vale Hotel Manly Vale, NSW
Chequers, Sydney. NSW Saturday 6th September 1980 Chequers Sydney, NSW
Civic Hotel, Sydney. NSW Thursday 11th September 1980 Civic Hotel Sydney, NSW
Friday 12th September 1980 Rock Village

Late Show

KIngs Cross, NSW
Strata Motor Inn, Cremorne. NSW Friday 12th September 1980 Strata Motor Inn

Early Show

Cremorne, NSW
Royal Antler Hotel, Narrabeen. NSW Saturday 13th September 1980 Royal Antler Hotel Narrabeen, NSW