Wilbur Wilde | Not Just a Famous Saxophonist | The Art Hunter | Episode 19 | NOW LIVE

In this episode of The Art Hunter, Wilbur Wilde tells David Hunt about his early musical career and of the many bands and stars he played with and of course his time with Hey Hey It’s Saturday. 

Wilbur Wilde is an Australian saxophonist, television personality and radio presenter. His musical career is long and varied and has played with OL’ 55, Skyhooks, Elvis Costello, Garth Brooks, Jo Jo Zep and the Falcons. He also played with greats such as Tom Jones, Roy Orbison and many locals like The Black Sorrows, Ross Wilson, Joe Camilleri, Glenn Shorrock, Dragon, Billy Thorpe and James Reyne to mention a few.

He is most famous for appearing as part of the house band on Hey Hey It’s Saturday but he also appeared on many shows including Countdown, The Fast Lane. Flying Doctors, MDA, Celebrity Squares, MTV, Getaway, and The Russell Gilbert Show.

Source: https://www.entertainoz.com.au/celebrities/television/wilbur-wilde/

In The Art Hunter David Hunt explores the artist with an in-depth look into their background; where they came from, the type and work they do, their latest work and where they see the future. 


Host: David Hunt 

Producers: David Hunt and Simon Barnett (https://etainment.com.au/

Director: Tim Barnett 

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David Hunt

David Hunt is The Art Hunter and is dedicated to interviews with artists of various disciplines - from visual arts to theatre; from writers to actors; from gallery curators to dancers. His aim is to showcase all aspects of the arts, with up close and personal in-depth conversations. David Hunt’s love for the arts and his friendship with so many artists as a presenter/producer of a weekly arts program on JOY 94.9 - Sunday Arts Magazine, which has been running for over six years. David is always on the “Hunt” for new & emerging artists. He is very grateful that he has been given this opportunity to support the arts. David’s background over the past 30 years, was with international & local record companies, in senior management roles - publicity, promotions, marketing. With EMI, Virgin, BMG & MDS (an offshoot of Mushroom), plus his own PR/Marketing company. Looking after some of the biggest international & local names in the industry.

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