Hallur 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.