Thursday, January 14, 2010

Hale - Discography (OPM / Alternative Rock)

Hale is an alternative rock band from Manila, Philippines, composed of Champ Lui Pio, Roll Martinez, Sheldon Gellada, and Paolo Santiago. Roll Martinez, Sheldon Gellada and Paolo Santiago were all music majors from University of Santo Tomas, Champ Lui-Pio was from De La Salle University - College of Saint Benilde and their former drummer Omnie Saroca was from Technological University of the Philippines. All four of them met up to form Hale in mid-2004 and soon after signed up to EMI Philippines (now PolyEast Records).

Awards:
Gold Award (15, 000 units) for debut album Hale (June 2005)
Platinum Award (30, 000 units) for debut album Hale (August 2005)
Double Platinum Award (60, 000 units) for debut album Hale (November 2005)
Triple Platinum Award (90, 000 units) for debut album Hale (May 2006)
Gold Award (15, 000 units) for sophomore album Twilight (October 2006)


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Hale - Hale (2005)
The self-titled debut album by OPM Filipino band Hale, released on April 2005 under EMI Philippines. The album contains the singles Broken Sonnet, the award-winning and well-received The Day You Said Goodnight, Kahit Pa, Kung Wala Ka and Blue Sky, together with Tollgate which can be found in Hale (Special Edition). It was certified Triple Platinum (90, 000 copies sold) on May 2006.

Tracks: (Listen Online Or Download For Study)
01. Take No (3:56)
02. Broken Sonnet (5:07)
03. Blue Sky (4:46)
04. The Day You Said Goodnight (4:51)
05. Wishing (4:46)
06. Here Tonight (5:51)
07. Kahit Pa (3:55)
08. Life Support (4:34)
09. Underneath The Waves (4:41)
10. Runaway (4:27)
11. Bent Down (4:07)
12. Kung Wala Ka (4:02)

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Hale - Twilight (2006)



Tracks:
(Listen Online Or Download For Study)
01. Last Song
02. Fire In The Sky
03. Empty Tears Empty Heart
04. The Ballad Of
05. Waltz
06. Hide And Seek
07. Eyes Wide Shut
08. Liham
09. Shooting Star
10. 7,8
11. Elegy
12. Dahil Sa'yo Sa Himig Ng Aking Gitara
13. Starting Over
14. Brothers

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Hale - Above Over And Beyond (2008)


Tracks:
(Listen Online Or Download For Study)
01. Over And Over (And Over Again)
02. This Is A Happy Song
03. Sundown
04. Pitong Araw
05. Sandali Na Lang
06. The End
07. Requiem
08. Back From Beginning
09. Tama Na Ba?
10. Skip The Drama
11. Hagatna Bay
12. Treehouse
13. Leap Of Faith


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Hale - Kundiman (2009)
The band's 4th effort, Kundiman, was released on July 27, 2009, with its first single, Bahay Kubo, released on June 27, 2009. The band was set to promote their fourth album in July 2009.
Of all eight songs in the album, written in Tagalog, seven were written by Champ Lui Pio and the album's Yakap by Roll Martinez. They also sought guidance with Mayonnaise's Angee Rozul and Monty Macalino in the song composition and arrangements of the album

Tracks:(Listen Online Or Download For Study)
01. Intro
02. Bahay Kubo
03. Kalesa
04. Aso’t Pusa
05. Ulap
06. Magkaibang Mundo
07. Bulalakaw
08. Yakap
09. Harinawa
10. Outro


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