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 12th July 1981 Astra Hotel Bondi, NSW
Friday 17th July 1981 Sandringham Hotel Sandringham, VIC
Tuesday 3rd November 1981 Doyalson RSL Doyalson, NSW
Comb and Cutter Hotel, Blacktown. NSW Friday 6th November 1981 Comb and Cutter Hotel Blacktown, NSW
Saturday 7th November 1981 Sefton Hotel Sefton, NSW
War and Peace, Parramatta. NSW Thursday 12th November 1981 War and Peace Parramatta, NSW
Sylvania Hotel, Sylvania. NSW Friday 13th November 1981 Sylvania Hotel Sylvania, NSW
Selina's - Coogee Bay Hotel, Coogee. NSW Saturday 14th November 1981 Selina's - Coogee Bay Hotel Coogee, NSW
Thursday 19th November 1981 Ingleburn RSL Club Ingleburn, NSW
Bayview Tavern, Gladesville. NSW Friday 20th November 1981 Bayview Tavern Gladesville, NSW
Saturday 21st November 1981 Parramatta Leagues Club Parramatta, NSW
Marconi Club, Bossley Park. NSW Thursday 26th November 1981 Marconi Club Bossley Park, NSW
Stardust Hotel aka Sweethearts, Cabramatta. NSW Friday 27th November 1981 Stardust Hotel aka Sweethearts Cabramatta, NSW
Caringbah Inn, Caringbah. NSW Saturday 28th November 1981 Caringbah Inn Caringbah, NSW
Sunday 29th November 1981 Avalon Beach RSL Avalon, NSW
Wednesday 2nd December 1981 Commodore Hotel

Free.

Sandringham, VIC
Thursday 3rd December 1981 Chasers Nightclub South Yarra , VIC
Bombay Rock, Brunswick. VIC Friday 4th December 1981 Bombay Rock Brunswick, VIC
Saturday 5th December 1981 Club Chevron Melbourne, VIC
Prospect Hill Hotel, Kew. VIC Sunday 6th December 1981 Prospect Hill Hotel Kew, VIC
Monday 7th December 1981 Astra Hotel Bondi, NSW
Wednesday 9th December 1981 Enfield Boulevard Hotel Enfield, NSW
Fairfield Hotel, Fairfield. NSW Friday 11th December 1981 Fairfield Hotel Fairfield, NSW
Sydney Cove Tavern, Circular Quay. NSW Saturday 12th December 1981 Sydney Cove Tavern Circular Quay, NSW
Wednesday 16th December 1981 Wollongong Leagues Club

Supporting Eric Burdon

Wollongong, NSW
Comb and Cutter Hotel, Blacktown. NSW Friday 18th December 1981 Comb and Cutter Hotel Blacktown, NSW
Sylvania Hotel, Sylvania. NSW Saturday 19th December 1981 Sylvania Hotel Sylvania, NSW
Sundowner Hotel, Punchbowl. NSW Monday 21st December 1981 Sundowner Hotel Punchbowl, NSW
Manly Vale Hotel, Manly Vale. NSW Thursday 24th December 1981 Manly Vale Hotel Manly Vale, NSW
Family Inn, Rydalmere. NSW Saturday 26th December 1981 Family Inn Rydalmere, NSW