The Hickey Underworld

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The Hickey Underworld
The hickey underworld band pic.jpg
THU at Rock Werchter 2012
Background information
Origin Antwerp, Belgium
Genres Alternative rock, grunge
Years active 2004-present
Labels PIAS, Naïve
Associated acts Creature With The Atom Brain, Das Pop, Crippled Nerdface, Drums Are For Parades
Members Younes Faltakh
Tim Vanhamel
Jimmy Wouters
Yorgos Tsakiridis
Past members Sebastiaan Weyler / Jonas Govaerts

The Hickey Underworld is a Belgian alternative rock band from Antwerp. They named themselves after a song that appears on the album Plays Pretty for Baby, by Washington D.C. post-punk rockers Nation of Ulysses. In 2006, the band won Belgium's influential Humo's Rock Rally.[1] In 2009, they released their self-titled debut album The Hickey Underworld. Their second album I'm Under The House, I'm Dying was released in 2012.


  • Younes Faltakh (Vocals, Guitar)
  • Tim Vanhamel (Guitar)
  • Jimmy Wouters (Drums)
  • Yorgos Tsakiridis (Bass)


Studio albums[edit]

  • The Hickey Underworld (2009)
  • I'm Under The House, I'm Dying (2012)
  • Ill (2015)


  • Mystery Bruise (2008)
  • Future Words (2009)
  • High On A Wire (2009)
  • Blonde Fire (2009)
  • Whistling (2012)
  • The Frog (2012)
  • "High School Lawyer" (2015)


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