Hallur hits Countryfestival

hallur-countryfestivalHallur Joensen was heading the second edition of the Country and Blues Festival (www.country.fo) at Sørvágur of the Faroe Islands, next to the airport of Vágar. Locally, Hallur is labeled The King of Contry. At the Faroese festival Hallur brought on stage with him Jákup Zachariassen, steel, Finnur Hansen, keyboard, Jóan P. ‘Beddi’ Hansen, guitar, Eyðun Johannesen, bass, Høgni Klakstein, drums and Kristina Bærendsen, backing vocals.

Hallur Joensen has just released his fourt album, With Stars and Legends, counting to be the best seller ever of any cd released on the Faroese market. On the album there are 13 songs, where Hallur can be heard singing and playing with The Bellamy Brothers, Kris Kristofferson, Charley Pride, Bobby Bare, Dawn Sears, Yohanna, G. Thomas, James Burton, Tanya Hencheroff, David Peterson & Woody Wright and Vince Gill & Sonja Isaacs

FO Music Management is Hallur Joensen’s international representation.

New record coming soon

hallur_stars_legendsSome exciting news ahead for Hallur Joensen, a new record on its way and he has signed with a new management. First of all the new management, FO Music Management is based in the Faroe Islands with manager Gudmund Djurhuus.

FO Music Management will from now on be representing Hallur and handling requests, booking and so forth. FO Music Management has signed with some stars in the Faroe Islands already, except from Hallur FO Music Management takes care of Evi Tausen and Jens Marni Hansen.

Hallur Joensen is ready with his fourth record With Stars & Legends, recorded in the capital of country music, Nashville. Hallur is very excited about his coming record which has been produced by Jákup Zachariassen. This album is the result of cooperation with some great stars in the country genre. Continue reading