March 8, 2018
THURSDAY | March 8, 2018 | 7:30pm | Music Night at Bogies | The Hailers (cover $10)
Join us for a showcase of The Hailers upcoming CD “Escape to Your Heart”. The band will be performing songs off the new release and a mix of the first two CD's available www.thehailers.com
The Hailers music will give you a sense of familiarity, taking the best elements of Melodic rock and bringing it into 2018 with a bang... You hear the Celtic influences of Simple Minds, harmonies of Fleetwood Mac, and the sultry psychedelic rock of Pink Floyd .
Robert “Lordhailer” Mills is the founding member and the drive behind the band. The Hailers originate from Cardiff, Wales where Robert has established an extensive list of album credits, television and featured films including performances with John Kay & Steppenwolf, Taj Mahal, Meic Stevens, Killing Time, National Anthem and Red Sharks. He was also the winning recipient of the Welsh Rock & Pop Awards for three consecutive years. The band’s British lineup had formerly included members from Mott the Hoople, Roger Daltrey ,Dave Edmunds, Lone Star and Alex Harvey .
The current American musical lineage of The Hailers features artists such as Scott Page on Saxophone, known for his work with Pink Floyd, Supertramp & Toto, Brian Chatton on keyboards, whose credits include Meatloaf, Phil Collins & Eric Burden. Billy DiBlasi on drums, who worked with Jack Wagner, John Schneider and Buck Page. Ron Guzek worked on tracks alongside Jon Anderson of YES & Bella Fleck; April Carson on bass, known for her presence in Misguided, Ron Keel’s Fair Game; and Patti Smith, backing vocals for The Marshall Tucker Band and the Allman Brothers.