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Ian Hunter & Rant Band: 2017 USA & Europe Summer Dates

New Dates! USA: Sun 07 May 2017 – Havana, New Hope PA Tickets Wed 10 May 2017 – The Music Box, Cleveland OH Tickets Sat 13 May 2017 – Park West, Chicago IL Tickets Mon 15 May 2017 – The … Continue reading

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Record Store Day 2017 – Dandy 7″

This Record Store Day, which takes place on the 22nd April, Proper Records will be releasing a limited edition exclusive 7″ gold vinyl single of Dandy taken from the latest album Fingers Crossed. Dandy is Hunter’s fond tribute to David … Continue reading

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Richie Anderson

RIP Richie Anderson, Mott the Hoople’s original one and only road tech (back in the day they were called roadies). At the beginning, all we had was Richie; he kept turning help down, until, eventually, Phil John appeared and Richie … Continue reading

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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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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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Overend Watts

“Oh dear. My extremely eccentric, lovely mate – Peter Overend Watts – has left the building. Devastated.” – 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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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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. www.songwriteruniverse.com/ian-hunter-interview-2017.htm

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