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Mott The Hoople - 100% match to Ian Hunter

Genres: Music Videos & Concerts Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Having played in a number of different rock bands in Hereford, England, during the late 60s, the founding members of this outfit comprised Overend Watts (Peter Watts, 13 May 1947, Birmingham, England; vocals/bass), Mick Ralphs (b. Michael Geoffrey Ralphs, 31 May 1944, Hereford, Herefordshire, England; vocals/guitar), Verden Allen (b. 26 May 1944, Hereford, England; organ) an Read more

Graham Parker - 48% match to Ian Hunter

Genres: Documentaries Music Videos & Concerts Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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18 November 1950, London, England. Having begun his career in aspiring soul groups the Black Rockers and Deep Cut Three, R&B vocalist Parker undertook menial employment while completing several demo tapes of his original songs. One such collection came to the attention of David Robinson, owner of a small recording studio within a building housing the north London, Hope & Read more

Mick Ronson - 48% match to Ian Hunter

Genres: Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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26 May 1945, Hull, Yorkshire, England, d. 30 April 1993. This UK guitarist, was originally a member of David Bowie’s backing group Hype, in February 1970. Bowie later renamed the group, the Spiders From Mars and achieved international success, with Ronson playing lead on the pivotal albums, The Man Who Sold The World, Hunky Dory, The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And Read more

Dave Edmunds - 33% match to Ian Hunter

Genres: Country & Bluegrass Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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15 April 1944, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, Wales. The multi-talented Edmunds has sustained a career for many years by being totally in touch with modern trends while maintaining a passionate love for music of the 50s and 60s, notably rockabilly, rock ‘n’ roll and country music. He first came to the public eye as lead guitarist of Love Sculpture with an astonishing so Read more

Faces - 25% match to Ian Hunter

Genres: Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1970s
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Pat Travers - 23% match to Ian Hunter

Genres: Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Patrick Henry Travers, 12 April 1954, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. This Canadian guitarist began his career playing in his brother’s band. Having moved to London, England, he set up a group of his own comprising Peter ‘Mars’ Cowling (bass) and drummer Roy Dyke (of Ashton, Gardner And Dyke). In 1976 they played at the Reading Rock Festival, and this led to greater Read more

Rockpile - 23% match to Ian Hunter

Genres: Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1980s 2000s
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The name Rockpile was derived from a 1972 album by founding vocalist/guitarist Dave Edmunds. In 1979 he suspended his solo career by officially joining forces with three musicians who had featured on several albums issued under his own name. ex-Brinsley Schwarz frontman, Nick Lowe, bass player Billy Bremner (ex-Lulu And The Luvvers) and drummer Terry Williams (ex-Love Sculpture Read more

Frankie Miller - 22% match to Ian Hunter

Genres: Country & Bluegrass
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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17 December 1931, Victoria, Texas, USA. Miller was a moderately successful honky-tonk singer during the late 50s and early 60s, reaching the height of his fame with the Top 5 hit "Black Land Farmer". He originally formed the Drifting Texans at college, before signing to the Houston-based Guilt Edge in 1951 and recording several sides. After a spell of service in Korea, Mille Read more

Frankie Miller - 22% match to Ian Hunter

Genres: Pop / Rock
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Nils Lofgren - 22% match to Ian Hunter

Genres: Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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21 June 1951, Chicago, Illinois, USA. In the late 60s, singer/guitarist Lofgren first recorded as Paul Dowell And The Dolphins before forming Grin with Bob Gordon and Bob Berberich. The latter made several excellent albums during the early 70s and although a critics’ favourite they never quite managed to receive the recognition they deserved. Lofgren, meanwhile, was alr Read more

Steve Forbert - 22% match to Ian Hunter

Genres: Folk Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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15 December 1954, Meridian, Mississippi, USA. Forbert played guitar and harmonica in local rock bands before moving to New York in 1976. There he busked at Grand Central Station before making his first recordings in 1977 for Nemperor and was briefly heralded as ‘the new [ Bob ] Dylan’ because of the tough poetry of his lyrics. Forbert’s biggest commercial succ Read more

Cockney Rebel - 21% match to Ian Hunter

Genres: Pop / Rock
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David Johansen - 21% match to Ian Hunter

Genres: Blues Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Willie Nile - 21% match to Ian Hunter

Genres: Country & Bluegrass Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Barton Noonan, 1949, Buffalo, New York, USA. This literate folk rock troubadour was compared to Bob Dylan and Bruce Springsteen when his self-titled debut album appeared in 1980. However, this release - specifically the opener ‘Vagabond Moon’ - was indebted to the jangle of the Byrds, in a similar way to Tom Petty’s work from the same period.

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The J. Geils Band - 19% match to Ian Hunter

Genres: Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1980s
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