- Award winning singer/songwriters Archie Roach and Ruby Hunter met as homeless teenagers, using alcohol to ease their suffering as members of Australia s stolenMessage 1 of 1 , Jul 30, 2008View Source
Award winning singer/songwriters Archie Roach and Ruby Hunter met as homeless teenagers, using alcohol to ease their suffering as members of Australia's stolen generation. Their shared passion for music and performing has taken them around the world and seen them share the stage with the likes of Bob Dylan, Joan Armatrading, Billy Bragg and Tracy Chapman.Archie Roach and Ruby Hunter are a singer/songwriter team of extraordinary spirit. Archie's song, 'Took the Children Away' Brought him instant fame and two ARIA awards. 'Ruby's Story' was called an uplifting affirmation of the human spirit. Together, their journey has been one of healing through music, love and reconnecting with family. Both members of the Stolen Generation, Archie Roach and Ruby Hunter were homeless when they met at the age of 16. But their powerful music straight from the heart has taken them around the world. Archie and Ruby, welcome to Talking Heads.