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Roaring Jack

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Roaring Jack is an Australian Celtic punk/Folk punk band of the 1980s and 1990s. The band formed in 1985 and played their first shows in Sydney in 1986. Original members were Alistair Hulett (acoustic guitar and vocals), Dave Williams (bass), Steve Thompson (drums), Bob (Rab) Mannell (electric guitar and bouzouki) and Hunter Owens (accordion/mandolin and vocals).

Owens was later replaced by Steve (Steph) Miller on the same instruments and on vocals. Rod Gilchrist replaced Steve Thompson on drums after the recording of their first album.

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  • angel_clipped

    R.I.P. Alistair Hulett. You may have left this shitehole of a world, but you have left us with inspiring songs that shall live forever.

    26 Jan 2012 Reply
  • Trof22

    lovely folksy music

    10 Sep 2010 Reply
  • PaulFromOz

    So good.

    20 Aug 2010 Reply
  • PaulFromOz

    The Day That The Boys Came Down - Amazing!

    28 Mar 2010 Reply
  • nekrobator

    RIP Alistair, one of the greatest aussie songwriters, and pretty much the only political aussie songwriter to not become a complete sellout whore.

    25 Feb 2010 Reply
  • Vorphallack

    These guys are criminally underrated.

    5 Mar 2009 Reply

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