The Hitmen



The Hitmen has 17 known members

Name Instruments Period
Johnny Kannis Johnny Kannis Vocals 1977 - 1984
Ron Keeley Ron Keeley Drums 1977 - 1978
Clyde Bramley Clyde Bramley Bass 1978 - 1978
Brad Shepherd Brad Shepherd Guitar 1981 - 1982
Richard Jakimyszyn Guitar
Mark Kingsmill Mark Kingsmill Drums
Lynne Phillips Vocals
Warwick Gilbert Warwick Gilbert Bass, Guitar
Phil Somerville Bass
Tony Robertson Bass
Angie Pepper Vocals
Tony Vidale Guitar
Peter Banesevic Guitar
Ivor Hay Ivor Hay Drums
Chris Masuak Chris Masuak Guitar
Alan Brown
Geoff Peterkin Geoff Peterkin Drums

The Hitmen discography - 8 recordings

Cover Title Type Release Year First Charted High Pos.
Didn't Tell The Man by The Hitmen Didn't Tell The Man
Single 1979 20/08/78 75
I Want You B/W Tell Tale Heart by The Hitmen I Want You B/W Tell Tale Heart
Single 1980 09/06/80 98
Hitmen by The Hitmen Hitmen
Album 1981 13/07/81 67
I Don't Mind B/W Rock & Roll Soldier by The Hitmen I Don't Mind B/W Rock & Roll Soldier
Single 1981
It Is What it Is by The Hitmen It Is What it Is
Album 1982 20/12/82 81
Everybody Knows (I Don't Like Love) B/W Dancin' Time by The Hitmen Everybody Knows (I Don't Like Love) B/W Dancin' Time
Single 1982
Bwana Devil B/W I Didn't Wanna Love You by The Hitmen Bwana Devil B/W I Didn't Wanna Love You
Single 1982
Tora Tora DTK by The Hitmen Tora Tora DTK
Album 1984

33 Known Gigs for The Hitmen

Date Venue City
Paddington Town Hall, Paddington. NSW Saturday 16th December 1978 Paddington Town Hall Paddington, NSW
Civic Hotel, Sydney. NSW Wednesday 3rd January 1979 Civic Hotel Sydney, NSW
Hurstville Civic Centre, Hurstville. NSW Friday 2nd February 1979 Hurstville Civic Centre Hurstville, NSW
Civic Hotel, Sydney. NSW Saturday 10th March 1979 Civic Hotel Sydney, NSW
Civic Hotel, Sydney. NSW Saturday 28th April 1979 Civic Hotel Sydney, NSW
Friday 4th May 1979 Manning Bar

With The Numbers & The Clones

Sydney, NSW
Melbourne University, Melbourne. VIC Sunday 12th August 1979 Melbourne University Melbourne, VIC
Stagedoor Tavern, Sydney. NSW Saturday 25th August 1979 Stagedoor Tavern Sydney, NSW
Fairfield Showground, Fairfield. NSW Sunday 26th August 1979 Fairfield Showground Fairfield, NSW
Paddington Town Hall, Paddington. NSW Saturday 1st September 1979 Paddington Town Hall Paddington, NSW
Marconi Club, Bossley Park. NSW Saturday 1st December 1979 Marconi Club Bossley Park, NSW
Comb and Cutter Hotel, Blacktown. NSW Thursday 13th December 1979 Comb and Cutter Hotel Blacktown, NSW
Corrimal Leagues Club, Corrimal. NSW Friday 14th December 1979 Corrimal Leagues Club Corrimal, NSW
Friday 21st December 1979 The Pickled Parrot Sydney, NSW
Civic Hotel, Sydney. NSW Saturday 22nd December 1979 Civic Hotel Sydney, NSW
Stagedoor Tavern, Sydney. NSW Monday 24th December 1979 Stagedoor Tavern Sydney, NSW
Friday 28th December 1979 The Pickled Parrot Sydney, NSW
Caringbah Inn, Caringbah. NSW Monday 31st December 1979 Caringbah Inn Caringbah, NSW
Comb and Cutter Hotel, Blacktown. NSW Wednesday 19th March 1980 Comb and Cutter Hotel

+ Ray Arnott

Blacktown, NSW
Thursday 10th April 1980 Studz Sydney, NSW
Metropole Tavern, Circular Quay. NSW Saturday 24th May 1980 Metropole Tavern Circular Quay, NSW
Monday 9th June 1980 Sefton Hotel Sefton, NSW
Chequers, Sydney. NSW Saturday 12th July 1980 Chequers Sydney, NSW
Sylvania Hotel, Sylvania. NSW Friday 7th November 1980 Sylvania Hotel Sylvania, NSW
Sunday 7th December 1980 Brighton Hotel Sydney, NSW
Wednesday 24th December 1980 Rock Garden Kings Cross, NSW
Jump Club, Collingwood. VIC Friday 20th March 1981 Jump Club Collingwood, VIC
Sunday 23rd August 1981 Brighton Hotel Sydney, NSW
Selina's - Coogee Bay Hotel, Coogee. NSW Saturday 3rd April 1982 Selina's - Coogee Bay Hotel Coogee, NSW
Bexley North Hotel, Bexley North. NSW Saturday 6th November 1982 Bexley North Hotel Bexley North, NSW