HAL are a band from Dublin, Ireland composed of brothers Dave Allen (vocals/guitar) Paul Allen (vocals/bass)and Stephen O'Brien (keyboards, occasional guitars and backing vocals) (drums), who formed in 2003.
Hal were signed to Rough Trade Records in 2004 following competition between several record labels.
Their first single, "Worry About the Wind" was released in 2004. This single was well received by the press, and many claimed that Hal would become 'the' band of 2004. Their critically acclaimed self-titled debut album was one of the best reviewed albums of 2005. "What a Lovely Dance" and "Play the Hits" were prominently featured on Match of the Day and World Cup 2004. "Don't Come Running" / "I Sat Down" were released as a double A-side single. The band also released "Keep Love As Your Golden Rule" on a split 7" single with (The Magic Numbers)
They also contributed their cover of John Lennon'sЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- What a Lovely Dance [сингл]
- Worry About the Wind [26.04.2004, сингл]
- What a Lovely Dance [24.01.2005, сингл]
- Play the Hits [11.04.2005, сингл]
- Hal [25.04.2005, альбом]
- Don't Come Running [15.08.2005, сингл]
- I Sat Down [15.08.2005, сингл]
- One Love [сборник]
|Coming Right Over||
|Don't Come Running||
|I Sat Down||
|Keep Love as Your Golden Rule||
|My Eyes Are Sore||
|Play The Hits||
|Slow Down (You've Got A Friend)||
|What a Lovely Dance||
|Worry About The Wind||