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
Saturday 20th December 1980 Vicar Of Wakefield Hotel Dural, NSW
Saturday 20th December 1980 Ice Arena

Afternoon Show

Blacktown, NSW
Bexley North Hotel, Bexley North. NSW Monday 22nd December 1980 Bexley North Hotel Bexley North, NSW
Wednesday 24th December 1980 Sefton Hotel Sefton, NSW
Caringbah Inn, Caringbah. NSW Thursday 25th December 1980 Caringbah Inn Caringbah, NSW
Comb and Cutter Hotel, Blacktown. NSW Wednesday 31st December 1980 Comb and Cutter Hotel

Early Show

Blacktown, NSW
Sylvania Hotel, Sylvania. NSW Wednesday 31st December 1980 Sylvania Hotel

Late Show

Sylvania, NSW
Friday 2nd January 1981 Parramatta Leagues Club Parramatta, NSW
Riverwood Hotel, Riverwood. NSW Saturday 3rd January 1981 Riverwood Hotel Riverwood, NSW
Sunday 4th January 1981 Astra Hotel Bondi, NSW
Bexley North Hotel, Bexley North. NSW Monday 19th January 1981 Bexley North Hotel Bexley North, NSW
Tuesday 20th January 1981 Sefton Hotel Sefton, NSW
Maroubra Seals Club, Maroubra. NSW Wednesday 21st January 1981 Maroubra Seals Club Maroubra, NSW
Sunday 25th January 1981 Reservoir Hotel Melbourne, VIC
Macy's - Her Majesty's Hotel, South Yarra. VIC Monday 26th January 1981 Macy's - Her Majesty's Hotel South Yarra, VIC
Prospect Hill Hotel, Kew. VIC Tuesday 27th January 1981 Prospect Hill Hotel Kew, VIC
Wednesday 28th January 1981 Armadale Hotel Armadale, VIC
Thursday 29th January 1981 Waurn Ponds Hotel Geelong, VIC
Friday 30th January 1981 Bayswater Hotel Bayswater, VIC
Bombay Rock, Brunswick. VIC Saturday 31st January 1981 Bombay Rock Brunswick, VIC
Bexley North Hotel, Bexley North. NSW Monday 2nd February 1981 Bexley North Hotel Bexley North, NSW
Family Inn, Rydalmere. NSW Tuesday 3rd February 1981 Family Inn Rydalmere, NSW
Comb and Cutter Hotel, Blacktown. NSW Wednesday 4th February 1981 Comb and Cutter Hotel Blacktown, NSW
Governor's Pleasure, The Rocks, Sydney. NSW Thursday 5th February 1981 Governor's Pleasure The Rocks, Sydney, NSW
Sylvania Hotel, Sylvania. NSW Friday 6th February 1981 Sylvania Hotel Sylvania, NSW
Manly Vale Hotel, Manly Vale. NSW Saturday 7th February 1981 Manly Vale Hotel Manly Vale, NSW
Family Inn, Rydalmere. NSW Friday 13th February 1981 Family Inn Rydalmere, NSW
Comb and Cutter Hotel, Blacktown. NSW Wednesday 18th February 1981 Comb and Cutter Hotel Blacktown, NSW
Stagedoor Tavern, Sydney. NSW Saturday 28th February 1981 Stagedoor Tavern Sydney, NSW
Comb and Cutter Hotel, Blacktown. NSW Friday 1st May 1981 Comb and Cutter Hotel Blacktown, NSW