Modern rock with a retro flair. The Hailers keep it real. A full symphonic rock sound delivering dynamic catchy upbeat songs, incorporating the best elements of nostalgic classic rock and bringing it into a present day sound. The listener will hear a variety of influences from Blues, Celtic, Rock,Soul, Psychedelic Pop to SKA
The Hailers have prevailed in today's music industry with their honesty, ambition, strong work ethic and signature sound. You will get a sense of familiarity hearing the influences of Supertramp, The Rolling Stones, the harmonies of Fleetwood Mac, the gritty blues rock of the Allman Brothers and the sultry psychedelic rock of Pink Floyd.
THE HAILERS songs possess heart and soul, and the band has the grace and experience to deliver new original material in a unique comprehensive blend, maintaining purity and soul.
Since the band's inception, they have shared the stage with many acts such as Uriah Heep, The Marshall Tucker Band, The Motels, John Kay & Steppenwolf, The Smithereens, The Alarm, The Babys, Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes, Billy Bob Thornton and The Boxmasters, Felix Cavaliere & The Rascals, Big Country, Psychedelic Furs and John Martin.
The Hailer’s are one of those bands that sound as good in a live performance as on a recording. The band’s most recent and Grammy nominated release “Escape to Your Heart” is garnishing great reviews.
The Hailers were originally formed by singer/songwriter/guitarist Robert Mills (formerly named "The Loud Hailers") in his native Wales/UK, where he released several albums featured on S4C and BBC television and radio and for three consecutive years, the winning recipient of the Welsh Rock & Pop Awards. With Robert's geographic move, the band has since evolved into the current U.S. ensemble which includes bassist and songwriting partner, April Carson, known for her presence in The Wild Hairs, Misguided and Ron Keel's Fair Game. Other artists include saxophonist Scott Page (Pink Floyd, Supertramp, Toto), drummer Billy DiBlasi (Jack Wagner, Buck Page) Harlan Spector (Redbone, Guitar Shorty, Buffalo Springfield) and backing vocalist Patti Smith (Allman Brothers, Charlie Daniels Band, John Mayall).
The Hailers have performed at numerous venues throughout Southern California including The Saban Theater, The Canyon Clubs, The Rose in Pasadena, The Jon Lovitz Theatre, House of Blues, Bogies Westlake Village, The Federal Bar, The Maverick Saloon and many more, giving them the opportunity to manifest a strong fan base.
The Hailers music brings energy in each given performance. Their shows embody an authenticity that comes from the unwavering dedication to their craft. They will hail upon you their eclectic enriched cultural influences with songs that are fun, original, confident and dramatic infused with the best elements of classic rock.