Phil Hayes & The Trees

Phil Hayes & The Trees is a band,
featuring Phil Hayes on guitar and the wonderful Sarah Palin (JJ & Palin, Boytoy & One Sentence. Supervisor) and Martin Prader (Prader & knecht, Howlong Wolf) on drums and bass. Debut album Hooligan Postcards was released on DALA Produkte/Irascible in October 2015. Second album Blame Everyone was released on  DALA Produkte/Irascible in December 2016.
Single and "Radio Hit" Anything Everything was released in summer 2019 as the first track from their Complicated EP, released November 2019 on Ikarus Records.
The Complicated EP contains tracks recorded in Biel with Sirup Gagavil from Puts Marie as well as tracks recorded with David Langhard at DALA Studios.
Ikarus Records 
Ikarus Records Bandcamp
DALA Produkte

Booking: contact here

PH&TT on MX3 here
PH&TT on Soundcloud here
PH&TT on Spotify here
PH&TT on facebook here
PH&TT on Instagram here
PH&TT on Bandcamp here 

PH&TT Interview here

Video Complicated here
Video Anything Everything here
Video Here And There here
Video Talking Car here
Video Heavy Load here
Video In Your Hands here
Video I've Been Living Too here

CDs/LPs here and here
Tech Rider, Press Text & Photos here


"Its all in the mix - Jonathan Richman, Life Without Buildings, Talking Heads, Wire - all mixed up with some classic songwriting and all put through the post-pop, post-punk blender with some really beautiful harmonies. It‘s soft and close, hard and cold..."

all upcoming live shows here:

  • Photo. Adrian Elsener
  • Raffaella Bachmann
    Photo: Adrian Elsener