The Hoosiers

The Hoosiers

Irwin Sparkes, Martin Skarendahl and Alan Sharland make up English pop/rock band The Hoosiers whose hits include 'Worried About Ray', 'Choices' and 'Goodbye Mr A'.

Did you know?

  • Their debut album 'The Trick to Life' reached No.1 in the UK album charts.
  • The band members hail from Exeter (Alan), Reading (Irwin) and Stockholm (Martin).
  • Irwin and Alan landed themselves a football scholarship at the University of Indianapolis.
  • Their time spent in Indiana inspired the band's name; a citizen of Indiana is colloquially called a Hoosier.

First Single: Worries About Ray
First Album: The Trick to Life


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They always seem to be worried about Ray, but we certainly weren't worried about The Hoosiers. They put on a great show. Watch the video here.