In Conversation with Terry Hall

ON April 3, 2016, The Specials singer Terry Hall was the subject of an ‘In Conversation With’ at Hebden Bridge Trades Club.

He spoke about the music he listened to growing up, early days in The Specials “Lynval looked like he was in Hot Chocolate”, mental health issues, recording with his third band The Colour Field at Strawberry Studios in Stockport and his admiration for Talking Heads singer, David Byrne.

Here’s some video clips of Trades Club promoter Mal Campbell interviewing Terry Hall:

Terry Hall on the early days of The Specials “Lynval looked like he was in Hot Chocolate”

Terry Hall on mental health, the Colour Field and Kathy Redfern, the female voice on 10cc’s I’m Not in Love

Terry Hall on the records he listened to growing up

Terry Hall on recording Deception, the second album by The Colourfield

Terry Hall on ‘not smiling’ and Howard Jones

Terry Hall on working with David Byrne