The Hole (album)

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The Hole
Golden Earring - The Hole.jpg
Studio album by Golden Earring
Released May 1986
Genre Hard rock
Length 45:17
Label Twenty One
Producer Shell Schellekens
Golden Earring chronology
Something Heavy Going Down
(1984)Something Heavy Going Down1984
The Hole
(1986)
Keeper of the Flame
(1989)Keeper of the Flame1989

The Hole is an album by Dutch hard rock band Golden Earring, released in 1986. The band gave a free promotion concert in support of the album on the beach of Scheveningen for an audience of 185,000. Anton Corbijn made a video clip for the single "Quiet Eyes". It was made in the same black and white style as the photographs he made for the inner sleeve of the album.

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2/5 stars link

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Hay and Kooymans except where noted.

  1. "They Dance" - 5:10
  2. "Quiet Eyes" - 4:03
  3. "Save the Best for Later" - 5:14
  4. "Have a Heart" - 3:59
  5. "Love in Motion" - 3:44
  6. "Jane Jane" - 4:54
  7. "Jump and Run" (Kooymans) - 5:52
  8. "Why Do I" - 4:44
  9. "A Shout in the Dark" - 5:33

Personnel[edit]

Additional personnel[edit]

  • Lisa Boray - backing vocals
  • Loa Boray - backing vocals
  • Wim Both - trumpet
  • Dionys Breukers - keyboards
  • Piet Dolder - trombone
  • Peter Kuyt - trumpet
  • Julya Lo'Ko - backing vocals
  • Patty Paff - backing vocals
  • Rudi Van Dijk - saxophone

Production[edit]

Charts[edit]

Album - Billboard (North America)

Year Chart Position
1986 The Billboard 200 196

Singles - Billboard (North America)

Year Single Chart Position
1986 "Quiet Eyes" Mainstream Rock Tracks 31