H2H ( Hard to Handle) is a Party band based in Geneva.
Playing for weddings, functions and private parties all over Switzerland, with a selection of your favourite songs from the 60's til the present day, including, the Beatles, U2, Radiohead, Kings of Leon, Amy Winehouse, Stevie wonder, The Doobir Brothers, music that will keep people dancing all night long.
With Al Christie on Lead guitar and vocals, Richard Spooner on drums and Arnaud Bled/ Donn torres on Bass, the guys have been rocking the house for the last 2 and a half years.
AL CHRISTIE Vocals and Guitar
Born in Dunfermline, Scotland Al began playing guitar when he was 17, in a Punk band then moved on to playing in Metal Bands before moving to London at the age 0f 20. Changing clothes and hairstyles along the way, experimenting with different styles of music, he has have played in lots of bands and Artists including Mark Morrison"Return of the Mack" Tony Kylie (Blow Monkeys) Dave Bronze (Eric Clapton,Art Of Noise, Bassist) Neil Conti (David bowie,Prefab Sprout) Andy Couglan (Gary Numan) Phil Chill (Nehna Cherry, Mark Morrison,Massive Attack) Regg Webb (Lenny Kravitz,Keyboards) Jamie Fisher (Samantha Fox drummer) to name But a few.
Al has played live at most good Venues in London, the Forum(town and country club) Palladium, Jazz Café, Mean Fiddler,100 club, Borderline, Glastonbury and Cambridge Folk Festival and also in Belgium ,France and Holland and recorded in Texas and London. Radio shows with Andy Kershaw, Johnathan Ross, Mark Lamar, Loose Ends. He has played on "Border Café" and "Being April" soundtracks and more recently on the soundtrack of the Australian movie "look both ways.
Arnaud Bled -Bass Guitar
Born and raised in Paris, Arnaud started playing Bass at 16 after playing guitar for 4 years, he never looked back, 4 strings were enough..
Arnaud also has a diverse musical background having graduated with excelence from the Paris Musicology University in 1996 & having performed in genres from Jazz to Death Metal and even stints at world famous Crazy Horse & Pigalle cabaret.
Arnaud now lives near Geneva with his family.
Richard ( Spoons) Spooner- Drums
A seasoned session musician originally from the UK, Spoons has recorded and performed all over the world with artists from every genre.
In recent times he has worked with Aynsley Lister and Oli Brown from the UK and since re-locating to Switzerland has appeared with Toby May, Yvonne Moore, Zach Prather and BB.Chung King.
Spoons lives just outside Bern with his family.
Donn Torres- Bass and BV’s
Donn was born in California, USA . Growing up into a musical family, his grandfather was a professor of music and his grand uncles were big band conductors in Asia. His father played clarinet and his mother the piano.
At age10, Donn toured with a singing group in the Philippines. During grade school and high school, he played trumpet, baritone, and French Horn. He toured Asia with the symphony