Ian Hunter & Rant Band: 2017 Europe Summer Tour

Ian Hunter and the Rant Band will be visiting Europe in the summer of 2017.

Thu 08 Jun 2017 – Sweden Rock Solvsborg Sweden Tickets
Fri 16 Jun 2017 – Waterfront, Norwich UK Tickets
Sat 17 Jun 2017 – Cheese & Grain, Frome UK
Sun 18 Jun 2017 – Arts Centre, Bingley UK
Tue 20 Jun 2017 – Hangar 34, Liverpool UK Tickets
Wed 21 Jun 2017 – Stables, Milton Keynes UK Tickets
Thu 22 Jun 2017 – Welly Club, Hull UK Tickets
Sun 25 Jun 2017 – Town Hall, Birmingham UK Tickets
Mon 26 Jun 2017 – Guild Hall, Preston UK Tickets
Thu 29 Jun 2017 – Plug, Sheffield UK Tickets on sale 10 Feb 9AM
Fri 30 Jun 2017 – Engine Rooms, Southampton UK Tickets on sale 10 Feb 9AM

Additions, corrections and further ticket information will be updated in this post.

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City Winery – 6 & 7 Feb 2017

Ian Hunter and the Rant Band have just announced two dates at the City Winery in New York City on 6 & 7 February 2017.

Tickets are on sale now!

Tickets for 6 Feb 2017
Tickets for 7 Feb 2017


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Sweden Rock Festival 2017

Ian Hunter and the Rant Band ae confirmed for the Sweden Rock Festival 2017 on 8 June 2017.


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Overend Watts

“Oh dear.

My extremely eccentric, lovely mate – Peter Overend Watts – has left the building.


– Ian Hunter

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Bill Price

“Bill Price R.I.P. – One of the greatest engineers EVER. Saved me a few times. Condolences to his family.”

– Ian Hunter

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Speakeasy with Ian Hunter & Joe Elliott Streaming Now!

Streaming this week (11-20 Jan 2017) –> Speakeasy Season 2, Episode 5:

Famed singer & songwriter Ian Hunter of Mott The Hoople sits down with with long-time friend Joe Elliott, lead singer & frontman of the legendary rock band Def Leppard.

The two chat about the power of music, the resurgence of vinyl/box sets, and their respective relationships with David Bowie.

Mark your calendars! You won’t want to miss this FREE streaming episode from Jan 11-20, right on the website: http://speakeasytalks.com


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Best Rock Songs 2016: “That’s When The Trouble Starts”

From www.rockman.no:

“We are pleased to congratulate and inform that Ian Hunter song “That’s When The Trouble Starts” is nominated for Best Rock Songs 2016.

The nomination is made by our music editorial and in cooperation with our readers. The voting has started and the deadline for voting is 22 January 2017 at 23:50 (UTC+1). Click here to see the nominations and online voting.

Rockman is the leading Norwegian digital online music magazine and collaborating with one of the largest online newspapers Nettavisen. We also cooperate with the biggest rock festivals in Norway like Tons Of Rock, Norway Rock Festival, Notodden Blues Festival and Inferno Metal Festival who also support this vote. In connection with this voting we also have a competition where everyone who gives their vote is automatically included in the draw for great prizes like festival pass, signed vinyl album, merch, etc.”

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Interview: Songwriters Universe

Songwriters Universe has published a special interview With Ian Hunter, legendary rock singer/songwriter and former leader of Mott the Hoople.


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Ian Hunter Tour Merchandise

2016 Ian Hunter tour merchandise is now available for purchase directly from this website via PayPal. All stock is extremely limited! Visit the tour merchandise page to order.

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BBC Radio 2 interview with Ian Hunter airs 11 Dec 2016

Ian Hunter will be interviewed by Johnny Walker on the BBC Radio 2 “Sounds of the Seventies” radio show on Sunday, 11 Dec 2016 between 3pm and 5pm. (www.bbc.co.uk/radio2).

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