Allan Vainola (2006).
|Birth name||Allan Annus|
|Also known as||Al Vainola|
|Born||11 March 1965|
Alumiinium, Sinu Sädelev Sõber
The Flowers of Romance
Allan Vainola (born 11 March 1965 as Allan Annus in Tartu), also known as Al Vainola, is an Estonian singer, guitarist and composer. He is best known as the lead singer in such bands as Sõpruse Puiestee, Metro Luminal, Alumiinium, and Sinu Sädelev Sõber]], and as guitarist in Vennaskond.
Vainola has also written music for several stageplays (e.g. "Ronja", "Huck", "Daamide õnn" ja "Mort, surma õpilane", and songs (e.g. "Riia mu arm", "Insener Garini hüperboloid", "Elagu Proudhon!", "Pille-Riin", "Subatlantiline kohtumine", "Eleegia", "1905" and "Kaks meest").
Allan Vainola is married to Estonian poet Marie Myrk (real name Kätlin Vainola) who has also written songs for Sõpruse Puiestee and Vennaskond.
- "Allan" (in Estonian). Alumiinium, Sinu Sädelev Sõber. Retrieved 16 January 2010.
- "Trubaduur Allan Vainola: looming on alati müstika". Sakala (in Estonian). Retrieved 16 January 2010.
- "Eestis võiks teha teistsuguseid valikuid" (PDF). Linnaleht (in Estonian). p. 7. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2011-07-20. Retrieved 16 January 2010.