HELLO FOREVER - "WHATEVER IT IS" //Rough Trade// (Released 2nd October)




£23.99 – 1xLP, Limited Edition Pacific Blue and White Ink Spot Vinyl plus 7″

£19.99 – 1xLP, Standard Edition Vinyl plus 7″

Rough Trade Records are excited to release the debut album by Californian group Hello Forever. Based in Topanga, California, the band live together in a pastoral setting high above the Pacific Ocean – not far from where Neil Young recorded After the Gold Rush or Captain Beefheart laid down the tracks for Trout Mask Replica, the group forever expanding and contracting, with members coming and going as they please.

They fuse elements of the 60s West Coast sound with a DIY approach to music and creativity which has spawned their remarkable debut album, the aptly titled Whatever It Is. Samuel Joseph and company have created a contemporary throwback to a vibrant era with a set of songs that establish the collective’s exquisite harmonies and colourful instrumentation.


  1. Some faith
  2. Anywhere is everywhere
  3. Farm on the mountaintop
  4. Colors in the sky
  5. Created for your love
  6. Rise
  7. Natural
  8. Get it right
  9. Yeah like whatever
  10. I want to marry you
  11. Her everything
  12. Happening

Bonus 7″:

  1. Everything is so hard
  2. I’m feeling it

Additional information

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Coloured Vinyl plus 7", Standard Vinyl Plus 7"