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  1. Do the February 6, 1999 SNL Behind the Music skits exist online?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 13 | Ask MetaFilter

    Going into commercial on season 24, episode 12 of Saturday Night Live , there were three short parodies of VH1's Behind the Music promos. One was Gwyneth Paltrow doing Joan Jett, one was Chris Kattan doing John Oates, and one was Jimmy Fallon doing Colin Hay.


  2. A Man at WorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 10 | Fairfax Times

    At the beginning of March, Colin Hay released "Fierce Mercy," the 13th solo effort by the former Men at Work singer, and one that explores themes of love and loss, mortality, and even the odd UFO sighting.


  3. Ed Sheeran is still 'honing his skills' with his new albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 8 | ABC News

    This week Ed Sheeran releases his third proper album, Men At Work's Colin Hay drops a new solo album, indie-rock favorites Grandaddy return after an eleven-year absence, "The Voice"-alum Dia Frampton goes an ethereal route on her new album, indie art-rockers Why? release their first album in five years, Norwegian singer-songwriter Sondre Lerche plays around with electronics and synths on his new album and duo The Ropes rebrand themselves as R. Missing. Ed Sheeran continues to be an earnest singer-songwriter with pop appeal.


  4. Colin Hay to Play NYC Album Release Show 3/18Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 |

    Fierce Mercy is an epic, cinematic step forward from singer-songwriter Colin Hay, most beloved for his intimate, confessional live shows but most widely known for being an influential and celebrated frontman. The range of artists who have chosen to cite him as a muse or who have found themselves on stage with him in the past year spans the genre landscape from heavy metal, to Americana, to Cuban rhythms and beyond.


  5. Capitol Theatre welcomes singer-songwriter Colin HayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Singer-songwriter Colin Hay - founding member and vocalist of Australian rock outfit and pop sensation Men at Work - will perform Sunday, Feb. 19, 8 p.m., at Capitol Theatre, 405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. Hay is familiar to millions as frontman of Men at Work, which formed in 1978.


  6. Interview: Colin Hay on documentary 'Waiting For My Real Life'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | Film School Rejects

    The lazy-eyed frontman for Men At Work, prolific solo artist, and Scrubs guest star has thirteen solo albums under his belt and a new documentary about his life making the circuit. Colin Hay: Waiting For My Real Life , a disappointingly tame Behind the Music- esque career-spanner for such an eccentric subject , has been chugging slowly along the international festival scene since 2015, only recently coming stateside.


  7. Colin Hay releasing 'Fierce Mercy,' touringRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | Brooklynvegan

    Men At Work frontman Colin Hay launched a solo career after his band's 1986 breakup, and it got something of a boost with younger audiences in the mid-2000s thanks to Zach Braff having him on the Garden State soundtrack and on Scrubs . Colin's set to release a new solo album, Fierce Mercy , on March 3 via Compass Records , and we're premiering the album's new single "Come Tumblin' Down."


  8. If Colin Hay weren't one of our finest musicians, he'd be a comedianRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    Colin Hay appeared onstage at the Center for the Arts at about 8:13 p.m. on Friday with no opener. It took the sold-out crowd a brief moment to notice he had taken the stage, as he quietly took off his coat and hung it on a coat rack.


  9. Former Men At Work Frontman Colin Hay Shares Solo Song Inspired By Trayvon Martin's KillingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Billboard

    Fans of Colin Hay may just find themselves asking "who can THIS be now?" when they hear "I'm Walking Here," a track from the Men At Work frontman's upcoming solo album, Fierce Mercy. The grooving, socially conscious song, debuting below, finds Hay delving into hip-hop, with rapped vocals by Joe Manuel "Deploi" Lopez, who co-wrote the song with Hay, his wife Cecilia Noel and partner Jonathan Eric "Switch" Piazza.


  10. Train, Colin Hay and others unveil new albumsRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2017 | Washington Times

    ... yet on the horizon. On the heels of his stellar solo album "Next Year People" from 2015, Men at Work frontman Colin Hay returns with a new disc of introspective songs and ballads about aging, retrospection and hope. "Secret Love" discusses the road ...


  11. Colin Hay explores aging, mortality in new album 'Fierce Mercy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2015 | The Post-Standard

    ... get away from everything going on the world. There's so much madness and perhaps it's always been that way." Colin Hay's new album "Fierce Mercy" will drop on March 3. The cover art is a surreal departure from Hay's other albums. There's a fruit ...


  12. Colin Hay of Men at Work fame is coming to Bergen PAC in Englewood New JerseyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 |

    We notice that your web browser is out-of-date. For the best experience on please consider upgrading to one of the following: We see your preferred language is English , would you like to stay on English or switch to English ? Australian singer/songwriter Colin Hay who is best known as the frontman and voice of '80s pop/rock sensations Men at Work will be appearing at the Bergen Performing Arts Center on Jan. 19, at 8:00.


  13. Auld Lang Syne: 2016 in the Front Range rocked, cheers to 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | Colorado Daily

    ... program eTown turned 25 in 2016, and will carry the music over into the new year with a January appearance from Colin Hay, the former frontman for Men at Work. At the Fox and Boulder theaters in Boulder, David Weingarden, talent buyer for Z2 ...


  14. 5 great tickets for arts lovers in N.J. this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    ... Greg Lake, Palmer and Emerson formed their progressive music group in London in 1970. Former Men at frontman Colin Hay tackles old favorites and new music Nov. 10 at NJPAC 's Victoria Theater. Hay recorded three albums as singer/songwriter with the ...


  15. The singer performs on Nov. 10 at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2016 |

    Musicians often say they wouldn't mind playing before 50 people or 50,000. But, unlike Colin Hay, many haven't experienced such career tumult.


  16. This Week in Billboard Chart History: In 1990, Janet Jackson's 'Black Cat' Crept to No. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | Billboard

    ... rd Hot 100. They'd follow with their next No. 1, "Down Under," in early 1983. In recent years, the band's frontman Colin Hay has toured solo regularly, calling playing shows "nourishment for the soul."


  17. Manley At Work with Hay Aug 05, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2016 | Pro Sound News

    Singer/songwriter and solo artist Colin Hay, erstwhile frontman of '80s Australian pop band Men at Work, has been using Manley products on his recordings in recent times. "I have engineers who work with me, but I do a lot myself, and I taught myself how to engineer," says Hay, who put a studio together in the 1990s.


  18. Queen of the Night! Ariana Grande performs medley of Whitney...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... hit songs from 1980 to 2005 and performances from stars such as En Vogue, New Edition, Men at Work frontman Colin Hay and Flo Rida. The Canadian star belted out her hit My Heart Will Go On and dedicated it to her later husband Rene Angelil. 'Now and ...


  19. Spotlight on the Hill - Colin Hay Headlines Terranea Resort'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 | Easy Reader News

    The third annual summertime Music on the Meadows at Terranea Resort rocked the Peninsula on Father's Day weekend. The sold out crowd saw headliner Colin Hay, of Men at Work,with the Walcotts, Barley and Kate Voegele.


  20. Colin Hay still a man at workRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | New Jersey Herald

    Colin Hay is a self-professed loner. He does most of his recording these days in his home studio despite his affiliation with Compass Records.