Singersongwriter colin hay is the former front man of the classic australian band men at work. In july, hay set off on his solo man at work australian tour. Colin hay, 66, will always be the guy from the quirky quintet men at work. Jul 22, 2003 unlike going somewhere, the tracks of american sunshine are backed by hays band. Following the bands initial breakup in 1985, hay has built an accomplished solo career that has spanned three decades. Unlike going somewhere, the tracks of american sunshine are backed by hay s band. Description provided by wikipedia under creative commons attribution ccbysa 4.
Although he and his former band will forever be associated with the land down under, hay originally hailed from scotland, where he was born in the town of kilwinning on june 29, 1953. The album is essentially a careerretrospective for hay. Site brasileiro sobre colin hay do men at work completa 20 anos 28022020. About colin hay while colin hays voice and visage are familiar to millions as frontman, songwriter, and vocalist of pop sensation men at work down under. Web site created in 2000 dedicated to colin hay of men at work. Mp3 is a digital audio format without digital rights management drm technology. While hell always be best known as the lead singer for early80s mtv darlings men at work, colin hay has been issuing solo releases on a somewhat regular basis ever since his former bands disintegration. He came to prominence as the lead vocalist of the band men at work and later also as a solo artist. But for his 2003 release, man at work, hay decided to take a step back and rework several men at work classics. Men at works colin hay says down under lawsuit contributed. According to australian musicologist, ian mcfarlane, it sold well in canada, germany and brazil. Colin hay ofmen at work has opened up about the tragic repercussions of. Listen free to colin hay down under 2003 version radio.
While hell always be best known as the lead singer for early80s mtv darlings men at work, colin hay has been issuing solo releases on a somewhat regular basis, ever since his former bands disintegration. Photo courtesy julie arkenstone if you grew up in the 80s theres a pretty good chance that you are familiar with the australian band men at work. Apr, 2020 multitalented singersongwriter and former men at work frontman colin hay talks with simon and brian about the writing of his excellent recent album fierce mercy. Colin james hay born 29 june 1953 is a scottishaustralian musician, singer, songwriter, and actor. Stream ad free or purchase cds and mp3s now on amazon. All tracks written by colin hay, except where noted. Jun 02, 2009 topanga is the fourth solo album by scottishaustralian singer colin hay, released in december 1994. Acoustic version by colin hay is a cover of men at work s who can it be now. I had the honor of performing the legendary flute solo on land down under with the incredible colin hay of men at work. For the months of june and july, colin has been playing all the men at work hits on a short tour across europe. As the singer, guitarist, and main songwriter of australias men at work, colin hay was responsible for penning several of the quirkiest pop hits of the early 80s. Colin hay interview songwriting, men at work, solo album. Colin hay was born on june 29, 1953 in kilwinning, scotland as colin james hay.
Men at works colin hay says down under lawsuit contributed to death of his dad and bandmate. Includes unlimited streaming via the free bandcamp app, plus highquality download in mp3, flac and more. It was released in 2002 on hays independent record label, lazy eye. Colin hay lyrics 148 song lyrics sorted by album, including love dont mean enough, dont believe you anymore, my brilliant feat. Land down under by colin hay from men at work youtube. Ringo starrs peace song now the time has come debuts as free download.
They concluded that the album will only be of interest to the hardest of hardcore colin hay fan. Colin james hay is a scottishborn australian musician and actor who made his mark during the 1980s as lead vocalist of the band men at work and subsequently as a solo artist. Because our mp3s have no drm, you can play it on any device that supports mp3, even on your ipod. Looking for jack colin james hay civ vicious collection. Not only was colin incredibly talented, he was also so down to earth and the. The infectious rhythmic punch of the men at work era is intact, but draped in more subtle, mature trappings. In 1979, colin hay formed men and work and wrote the music for who can it be now. Colin hay download high quality complete mp3 albums. Company of strangers is the seventh solo album by scottishaustralian singer colin hay. Supporting his new album, next year people, colin created a weekly series of exclusive live performance and indepth interview episodes covering new songs from the album. Colin hay, former front man of australian band men at work is set to perform in fort collins. Man at work went on to become an indie hit, selling nearly 100,000 units, and introducing hay to a younger generation of fans. Ive been hoping waiting for my real life to begin would get a vinyl release for years. Jun 01, 2017 i had the honor of performing the legendary flute solo on land down under with the incredible colin hay of men at work.
This content requires the base game rocksmith 2014 edition remastered on steam in order to play. He came to prominence as the lead vocalist of the band men at work and. Colin hay waiting for my real life is the story of singersongwriter colin hay, former front man of men at work. Remastered colin hay of men at work down under 2012 steam. The album introduced hay to a new generation of fans with its acoustic reworkings of some of his most continue reading. We follow hay from his earliest days in scotland, through his familys emigration to australia, to the massive, worldwide success of his band, to the depths of addiction and failure, to a slow climb back up the ladder seeking relevance, artistic freedom and ultimately.1452 1301 999 158 812 905 1507 59 1097 468 346 239 890 129 216 998 1540 1294 1537 251 1198 1564 1510 1454 590 134 711 560 788 1312 1044 1389 741 466 1418 1466 469 1082