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FORREST: vocals, guitar and then some
Hellogoodbye is all about having fun. What started out as a casual recording project in one boy's bedroom quickly became the most lighthearted rock-dance-roll band around today. They may not be able to sell a ketchup popsicle to a woman in white gloves but they could probably bring a smile to her face.
Combining this happy-go-lucky outlook with good songwriting, interesting instrumentation and clever wordplay, hellogoodbye is sure that almost no one can say no to their brand of rock, and if not, there exists a melody that will make them change their mind ;).
Immidiatly following the group's conception, it was clear hellogoodbye was a blessed baby. Most of the songs were written even before the bands birth. When the crowds demanded it, a band was recruted and things improved exponentially. The foursome quickly learned their first words, took their steps and pretty soon they were a singing, dancing powehouse. Shows at orange county venues chain reaction, koos, the hub, among others came quick and easy and an awesome following began to surface.
The whole hellogoodbye production is as diy as it gets. All the music is written and recorded in forrest's home studio. The website has always been 100% band created and maintained. All merchandise designs, and even t-shirt screen printing is done by hellogoodbye's caring, hardworking hands. Mailorder, booking, promotion, button making, etc etc etc... all done in-band.
The live show lacks no energy. Each member is dressed in a smile (sometimes nothing but) at the good fortune to be able to play such fun music with such fun people at such a fun show. The keyboardist's bizarre signature 'knee shake with extended arm pointing at the ceiling' dance always "wows" the crowd. Goodtimes is par for the course at "hellogoodbye Live-in-Concert Greens'; sometimes water pistols are chosen over guitars, occasionally a well timed 'pantsing' instead of keyboards. Whether theres a beat behind it or not, something fun will be going on.
What does the future hold for hellogoodbye, you ask? A debut release is in the works, a tour will be scheduled in its support, and the band will continue riding their bikes, swimming and dancing like travolta. their following will continue its rapid growth with each show and a pleasing wave of rocking out will sweep the nation.
So come on out, polish those dancing shoes and let loose. Life is much to precious to spend unhappy.
Thanks to Deni for submitting the biography.
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So cool! | Reviewer: karolyN viciouS | 3/13/09
I love that Forrest is a vegetarian. But I don't like that he supports PETA...oh well.
Their music just makes me so happy.
The first song I heard by them was "Dear Jamie...Sincerely Me" and I feel in love all over again.!!!!
hellogoodbye-[the best band ever!] | Reviewer: forrestklineishawt101 | 7/22/08
uhm lets see
HELLOGOODBYE IS THE BEST BAND EVER!
baby it's fact is my favorite song by them
I'm listening to it right now.
it was prolly the first song i ever heard from them
it was on my friends myspace profile.
i forgot bout it for a while,then when started singing it in front of my
friends she was like isn't the baby it's fact-hellogoodbye?
and i was like surree?
haha lol i used to hate my life so much!
and then i heard of hellogoodbye.
whenever i hear there music i get all happy inside.
whenever i'm at a sleepover i just take out my MP3,curl up in the corner
and listen to my hellogoodbye songs
every single song on my MP3 is by hellogoodbye
if i could do one last thing in the world
it would be to meet hellogoodbye and tell how how they changed my life.
Forrest Kline is mine
but to badd he has a girlfriend
he's so hawt!
he's smokin!and he's nerdiness makes him even hawter!
check out my name its forrestklineishawt101
hellogoodbye =D | Reviewer: Rachel | 9/8/07
they are an amazing band I love them loads theyre lyrics are so gd and they are amazing live i love all of there songs and love forrest
carrie chaos | Reviewer: Anonymous | 8/2/07
Yes they are amazing...I've loved them for forever and I am completely in love with mr.kline..<333 he's all mine so yah girls bakk off kayy??
LA | Reviewer: Laini;) | 7/10/07
I love hellogoodbye! Here in your arms is soooo good, love the video:D I hear it the first time with my neighbor Alice! reminds me about this summer - 07
:D | Reviewer: kate | 6/25/07
I'm glad to say that i have always loved HG and that when they supported taking back sunday my school were the only people who moved.
I love them before all this "here in your arms" success and will love them forever after.
Forret Kline is Mine! | Reviewer: Courtney "Cam" | 6/16/07
I luv helloGoodbye, not only can they do funky energetic songs but they can pull off sad 'woncha feel sorry for me' tunes. I luve them to death, if i could id listen to them everyday! -Ps. Forrest Kline is mine! Cam luvs her some nerds! ;P
you guys kick a$$ | Reviewer: brandon | 6/16/07
hey there all I can say is that these guys are a very good band they know how to make music and being a guy they have good songs.They are not gay or babies they are very cool guys even though I haven't met them before, I would love to!Please don't laugh but I think I want to be just like them and be a rock star and start a band to! If Forrest or Chirs see this message,guys please write me back and if you can please send me a picture of you guys so I can give to a girl I love thanks alot from, brandon
lyrics | Reviewer: amanda | 6/4/07
i luv dem sooooooooooooooo much.
sum 1 pls submit some lyrics!!!!
amazing & hot | Reviewer: Jaynie | 5/11/07
Okai i heard them for the 1st time todaii and completly luved them !!!!!!!
Im obessesed now !!
Lead Singer Totally hot too lol :P
Lovveeee uuuuuuuu xxxxxx
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