Alderney born Robert J. Hunter combines his gruff and powerful voice with the wild thud of overdriven guitars to create a truly unique sound.
His powerful debut album, ’Songs for the Weary’ received blues chart success and critical acclaim and the single release, ‘Demons’ reached number one in the UK iTunes Blues Chart.
His new album, ‘Before the Dawn’ was released on 27th November 2015 and shows that Robert has matured as a singer, songwriter and instrumentalist. The album combines Robert’s talents with those of his band and showcases the versatility of his playing and songwriting, creating a sound greater than the sum of its parts.
Robert has previously supported acts including Wilko Johnson, The Animals, Eddie & the Hotrods and HeyMoonShaker, giving him experience in different genres. He has played many top venues around the country including Ronnie Scotts Jazz Club and The Spiritual Caiprihina Bar in London. He is a regular performer at the London blues jams and clubs as well as performing in Europe and on the UK festival circuit.
Robert J. Hunter deserves to be heard and his energetic live show is not to be missed.
‘’This is a road worn, dirty blues band that’s been honed to super tight perfection by sheer hard work and volume of shows.’’
Official website robertjhunter.co.uk